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Job Description
Our client, an international cement manufacturing company is looking to hire a competent and proactive Field Instrument and Plant Automation Technician to help with their operations in Ghana.
The ideal candidate will be responsible for providing active support to the daily maintenance in regards of problem solving, root cause analysis, system modification and revising of specification, repair techniques and procedures on PLCs, HMIs, VFDs and process control systems through Advanced Process Control, Alarm Management, and Operator Interface Optimization.
He/She will program Siemens Automation and reports directly to the Electrical Maintenance Manager
Duties and Responsibilities
Program Siemens Automation
The focus is on “pro-active” – to avoid failures happenings, to ensure the required
equipment availability and maximize equipment life time by standardization of control systems and control logic designs, documentation of operation procedures and as-built drawings and logic at the lowest sustainable maintenance costs.
Accountable for ensuring the health and safety of oneself and colleague by complying with the Company policies, procedures, guidelines, rules and regulations of Occupational Health and Safety at work
Analyze equipment performance and decide recommendation of possible equipment modification/improvement
Obtain reference drawings of existing process control system (to be used as background)
Make design drawing related for standard and specification criteria for upgrading process control system
Prepare bill of quantity (BoQ) or scope of work for tendering processes
Supervise third parties for upgrades/modification
Contact suppliers to be up to date of the latest technology
Perform other related duties as assigned for delivering promised to stake holders
Support electrical & instrument team by providing sketch drawing, cost and technical calculation
Coordinate manpower and others to relevant parties related with the job execution to achieve work effectiveness
Commit to implement all Mix ADEX Controller (MAC)-SAP policies related to the authority
Contribute Root Cause Analysis to solve repetitive failures
Investigate and analyze equipment failures to define further action and repairing procedure
Document entire process and prepare monthly presentation
Propose project items of annual budget and Capex RFA (Request for Application) base on previous study
Initiate any potential saving to reduce maintenance cost
Define item work of shutdown related with instrument and automation project improvement/modification work
Ensure scope of work for lump sum job is available prior to quotation
Ensure instrument and automation project improvement accomplished as scheduled and qualified by managing all resources such as: manpower, tools, spare part, materials and work permit
Monthly reporting the updated project modification/ improvement implementation regularly
Monthly reporting the RCA event based on data trouble in TIS and track the action log
Support implementation of new projects by configuring control modules, batch programs, and HMI graphics.
Responsible for training of end users on the operations of newly installed or modified process or control systems

Educational Requirements & Qualifications

BSc degree in Electrical & instrument Engineering or related discipline.
3-5years hands-on experienced on electrical & instrument design and
Engineering (preferable Cement Manufacturing industry or FMCG industry)
Demonstrated record of achievement in Field Instrument and Plant Automation in a similar industrial facility.
Excellent communication skills (Verbal and Written)
Excellent Microsoft office application skills and SAP experience.
Knowledge of maintenance systems and the equipment used in cement manufacture as well as the process itself
Knowledge of the relevant HIL policies and management systems
Good knowledge of electrical/instrument technical drawing and electrical standards (IEC, IEEE, NEC, NFPA, etc.)
Must have proven experience with the following HMI or SCADA software packages
Good knowledge in Project Management Approach (PMA) and capex proposal
Strong hand on experienced on PLC / DCS programming with expertise in system administrative and maintenance activities, and hardware and software troubleshooting
Must have proven experience with installation, setup and configuration on variable speed drive – especially for Siemens and ABB

Contact address

1st Otwe StreetP.O. Box TS 410 Teshie-Accra

How to apply

To apply please send CVs to Plant.pjkt@gmail.com

Job Information

    • Full Time
    • Bachelors Degree
    • 3 - 5 Years
    • Management
    • Greater Accra
    • Tema
    • Plant.pjkt@gmail.com
    • 0302797657
    • 26-Nov-2018
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