Phillips 66 Process Control Network Specialist/Engineer - Sweeny Refinery in Sweeny, Texas
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The Process Control Network Specialist/Engineer reports to the Automation Lead in the Technical Services Department of the Sweeny Refinery. The PCN Admin works directly with the corporate IT ICS (Industrial Control Systems) Network and Security Group; and is also the site Cybersecurity Officer. The PCN Admin role is primarily responsible for always maintaining reliable network data communication, while also serving as administrator of the Process Control Network(s) and Asset Base for the Refinery. The position works as a member of multiple cross-functional teams and acts as an advocate for best practices in the selection, implementation, and development of the process control system to ensure that safety, regulatory, production, and optimization objectives are achieved. The PCN Admin also provides technical expertise to assist in the development of infrastructure projects, day to day operation and overall improvement of the facility and assists with general controls support for the Sweeny Refinery and supported Terminals.
Responsibilities May Include
Lead the development, implementation, and maintenance of the process control network
Lead the Microsoft Windows Network Administration and design for the Control System Network
Responsible for Microsoft Windows Operating System Software/Server Administration, Backup, and Recovery
Responsible for Implementing and Managing Network Security Policies
Responsible for Fiber Network Administration
Support antivirus (McAfee ePO) and WSUS Updates
Administer and support the virtual environment including patching and upgrades
Provide Cisco Network Design, Maintenance, and support for the process control environment
Provide input and assistance to capital project teams from conception to commissioning predominantly for Controls Modernization and Automation projects including hardware and software design, testing, graphics, commissioning, start-up, and documentation
Work with controls, instrumentation, and operations groups to establish priorities for Process Control Network/System work.
Work with and support the MOC process for the Process Control Systems.
Respond to issues and solve problems associated with FTE networks, wireless network and the VM environment of the process control network
Assist in the development and maintenance of systems and procedures for the DCS
Able to understand the requirements and interactions of software applications in the Demilitarized Zone and on the control system network
Provide basic process control system support for Honeywell control systems
Support Firewall monitoring and administration
Responsible for implementing and supporting domain requirements including access security definitions, notification and rollout of virus updates and service packs, and generating user profiles
Share key learnings and best practices among the company refineries and with other best practice teams through various knowledge sharing networks
Legally authorized to work in the job posting country without restrictions
High School diploma or GED equivalent or higher
Maintain a valid US driver’s license
Must be able to respond to off-hours support requests, including weekends and/or holidays for turnarounds and/or operational upsets and participates in a weekly call out rotation
Willing and able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Card (TWIC)
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or IT related field
3 or more years of direct experience in a refinery or chemical facility
5 or more years of experience with Honeywell Experion Control System Network Support in a Refinery/Petrochemical facility
Knowledgeable in Ethernet networks, network topologies, communication protocols and information management systems (PC’s, firewalls, switches, routers, servers, operating systems)
Knowledge and experience with acceptance testing and commissioning of instrument equipment and systems.
Experience with SAP S/3 or S/4 creating purchase requisitions
Cisco CCNA or other Networking Certification
Experience with SolarWinds and ClarOTy Applications
Experience with VMWare and Virtual Environments
Experience with configuring Firewalls, Switches and Routers
Experience with OPC configuration and Virtual Machine Development/ Configuration
Experience with Honeywell TDC3000 and Experion Control Systems
Experience with Honeywell OneWireless systems
Experience with Cisco networking and switch administration
Must possess a strong desire to learn, strengthen and build skills, keep up with process control network technology
A self-starter capable of operating independently and as a contributor in a team/project setting
The Sweeny Refinery is located in Old Ocean, Texas. Refinery facilities include crude distilling, naphtha reforming, fluid catalytic cracking, alkylation, hydrodesulfurization, and aromatics units, as well as access to the on-site vacuum tower and delayed coking unit, which is an asset owned by Phillips 66 Partners. Sweeny processes heavy, high-sulfur crude oil and some light, low sulfur crude oil. Domestic, Canadian and other foreign crude oil is transported by truck, pipeline, marine transportation and terminals. The refinery produces a high percentage of transportation fuels. Other products include petrochemical feedstocks, heating oil and petroleum coke. The refinery receives crude oil by pipeline and via tankers, through terminals on the Gulf Coast, including a deepwater terminal at Freeport. Refined products are distributed throughout the Midcontinent region, southeastern and eastern United States by pipeline, barge and rail car. Refined products are also exported to Latin America by waterborne cargo.
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Annual Variable Cash Incentive Program (VCIP) bonus
8% 401k company match, with an additional 0-4% Company 401k contribution based on the Company’s financial performance
Cash Balance Account pension
Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits with an annual company contribution to a Health Savings Account for employees on HDHP
Total well-being programs and incentives, including Employee Assistance Plan, well-being reimbursement, and backup family care services
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To be considered
In order to be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of June 1, 2022. .
Candidates for regular U.S. positions must be a U.S. citizen or national, or an alien admitted as permanent resident, refugee, asylee or temporary resident under 8 U.S.C. 1160(a) or 1255(a)(1). Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.
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Requisition ID: 55917
Location: Texas - Sweeny
Job Field: Information Technology
Division : Sweeny Refinery
Technical Req : No