Lubrizol PID Engineer in Elmendorf, Texas

PID Engineer

The Elmendorf, TX facility is seeking a PID Engineer to support its plant operations. The position will report to the Plant Manager and is responsible for providing technical assistance to the production department, QA lab, R&D, and sales department regarding the production of and the suitable application of oilfield chemicals


  • Provide technical assistance to the production departments for operational issues pertaining to safety, environmental, capacity, and quality

  • Provide process knowledge to engineering personnel to aid in the specification and /or maintenance of process equipment, instruments and control logic

  • Partner with plant operation personnel to secure process data for identification of technology gaps, improvement opportunities, and project definitions

  • Direct the implementation of process and equipment changes to maximize productivity

  • Provide leadership on projects related to the above as needed

  • Act as a point of contact for technical issues with customers, suppliers and other Lubrizol locations including sales.

  • Improve the Lubrizol Elmendorf management systems to ensure that Lubrizol Elmendorf maintains its ISO 9001 and RC 14001 certifications

  • Overseeing the Corrective Action Preventive Action (CAPA) and respond to customer complaints by investigating quality issues and issuing a report to the customer.

Skills, Qualifications, Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in Chemical, Petroleum Engineering or a related field of study

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in oilfield operations support or similar

  • Expertise in the application of chemicals for well fracturing or well production.

  • The ability to keep information confidential.

  • Strong data analysis and analytical skills.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization.

  • Working knowledge of the plant’s documented management system, and ISO 9001 and RC14001 requirements.

Considered A Plus:

  • Experience with SAP, Aspen and Statistics

  • Graduate degree in engineering

  • Experience leading capital projects

Nearest Major Market: San Antonio

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