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DCS Project Engineer

  • Location: Lima, 45804
  • Compensation: 85-115 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Expiration Date: 03 April 2023
  • Job Ref: 22870

Per Se Group has an excellent opportunity for an experienced DCS Project Engineer to join our energy client at a refinery in Ohio! In this role, you will utilize your skills and expertise to participate in designing control strategies for operations.


• Assist with P&ID and control scheme development.
• Attend HAZOP, initial collection of alarm data and consequences for not responding to alarms
• Work on design of the more complex control strategies, keeping them similar to other strategies in the facility for ease of operator understanding and maintenance.
• Identify any DCS infrastructure modifications/additions to support project.
• Participate in design of any infrastructure modifications/additions.
• Assign tag numbers and DCS I/O.
• Develop DCS Tag Database from Instrument Index to be provided to L&A for DCS Configuration and Operator Graphics development.
• Work with L&A to develop new and modified operator graphics.
• Work with L&A to develop, integrate, manage and implement various DCS databases: Points, alarms, assets, SCADA (data from PLC’s and SIS systems), alarm groups, operator menus, PHD (PI data).
• Participate in alarm rationalization.
• Loop Check, Start-up support & System clean-up post-project.

Preferred Skills and Expertise

• Refining process knowledge.
• Understanding of PSM processes.
• Knowledge of Honeywell DCS systems, software and infrastructure.
• Process Controls experience.
• Familiarity with Honeywell PHD and OSI Soft PI

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