Process Control Systems Engineer, Jobs, Scotland, Fife, 5086

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Process Control Systems Engineer - Fife

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 5086 Date Posted: Monday 04 Dec 2017
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Nine Twenty Engineering are delighted to be recruiting for ExxonMobil's Scottish operation.



ExxonMobil  are the world's largest publicly traded international Oil & Gas Company and they offer world leading benefits and professional development for their staff. This is the only interview you will ever need to attend!

They require a qualified and experienced Process Controls Systems Engineer to join their team at Fife Ethylene Plant. Situated near Edinburgh, the Fife Ethylene Plant at Mossmorran is one of the largest in Europe and is owned by ExxonMobil Chemical Limited, a subsidiary of ExxonMobil Corporation, the world’s largest publically traded oil and Gas Company.

On offer is an excellent remuneration and benefits package, which includes a competitive salary, defined benefit pension scheme, share incentive plan, private health care for employees and their families and, where applicable, relocation assistance.  Onsite facilities, including a gym, make Fife Ethylene Plant an enjoyable place to work.

Job Role Responsibilities

The Process Control Systems Engineer is responsible for providing engineering and technical support for process control systems used across the site. The key responsibilities are to:

  • Provide technical and engineering support for the process control, process supervisory and optimisation systems used at Fife Ethylene Plant, covering system development, installation, commissioning and maintenance activities.
  • Collaborate with Application Engineers and operating unit teams to ensure that systems meet the specific needs of the individual operating units and perform reliably.

The successful candidate would work with a small team, which is part of the Fife Engineering Specialists Group. The Group comprises of approximately 15 multidisciplinary engineers

Expected Level of Proficiency

To be eligible for this role, you must:

  • Hold an engineering degree in electrical engineering, process control engineering or an equivalent subject.
  • Be; be working towards being; or be prepared to work towards being, a Chartered Engineer, as defined by the Engineering Council or equivalent.
  • Have relevant process control systems experience, preferably with Honeywell systems and in the oil and gas industry (five years+ as a guide). This experience should predominantly have been gained as a Process Control Systems Engineer, rather than an Application Engineer. Candidates with less than 5 years’ experience, but who have a high degree of relevant industry experience, and those who have extensive professional experience of other DCS equipment (e.g. Emerson) will also be considered.
  • Have strong IT skills, specifically being an experienced and competent user of Microsoft Office – including Excel and Word.

Candidates should also have demonstrated work experience and / or knowledge of:

  • Honeywell Experion
  • Network infrastructure and domain environment knowledge
  • C200 and C300
  • Windows 2008 server and above
  • Networking e.g. TCP/IP, routers / switches configuration
  • Anti-virus techniques e.g. patches, hot fix management
  • DHCP, DNS and WINS
  • DMC, RTO, Uniformance


To be considered for this position please apply for the attention of Nick Beecroft