Position Title: Advanced Process Control Engineer
Location: Shell Sarnia Refinery, Sarnia, Ontario
Type: Full time
Number of positions: 1
Monetary compensation: Competitive
Degree preference: Masters or Ph.D.
Discipline preference: Chemical Engineering - Process Control
The APC engineer is responsible to identify and pursue opportunities for
new applications for advanced process control and regulatory control as
well as maintaining existing applications. This involves liaising with
operations, process engineering, instrumentation, optimization and
economics and scheduling. A high level of understanding of refinery
processes and process engineering is required. The APC engineer will also
provide back up support for the optimization engineer.
The refinery has completed a conversion of control systems for all major
process units to Foxboro IA. The utility units are installed on Honeywell
The successful applicant will be part of a multi-discipline team:
optimization, systems, APC and process engineering. The team includes 15
individuals, which provide technical support to the refinery.
· Chemical Engineering Degree.
· Masters or Ph.D. in process control
· Industrial experience in the application of advanced process control.
· Experience in control configuration in distributed control systems
· Creative, self-motivated and results-oriented.
· Team player with effective communication skills.
· Strong leadership skills a plus.
· Strong software skills.
The Sarnia Manufacturing Centre, Corunna Refinery is located about 10
kilometres south of the city of Sarnia on the St. Clair Parkway and borders
on Port Huron, Michigan. The refinery produces approx 72,000 bbl of raw
crude into a range of petroleum products. Shell, Sarnia Refinery has
approximately 300 employees.
Josee Smith ([log in to unmask])
Shell Canada Products
Phone: (519) 481-1067
Interested individuals should apply online using the following link and
select the “Advanced Process Control Engineer – Shell Sarnia Refinery”