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Instrument & Process Control Engineer Job

DATE POSTED: Jul 22,2017

Borger, TX

CATEGORY : Manufacturing Engineering


JOB ID: 2017-5248

FULL JOB TITLE: Instrumentation & Process Control Engineer

Instrumentation & Process Control Engineer

If you live safety always and everywhere and have a strong desire to build a better tomorrow then look to the company who helps feed the world.

Cultivating Excellence is Agrium’s culture of ownership and joint accountability. At its heart, Cultivating Excellence is aboutachieving superior results with integrity together, connecting and collaborating across the entire organization.

While we have great people, it is not just about that; it’s the ability to own your own engagement, the opportunity to be innovative. It’s the opportunity to grow and develop your career in ways you never imagined while teaming up with people with a passion to make a difference in the world.

Who You Will Work With

You will work daily beside teams of people who will care about your safety on the job and at home. Together, you will have a Commitment to Zero and follow our 3 Safety Principles: Do It safely or not at all, There is always time to do it safely, and Care for each other’s health, safety and security.

Your team will bring out the best in you by enabling you to achieve goals and reach your full potential. You will own your own work and find innovative ways to deliver on our vision of feeding the world responsibly while working along beside 15,000 people around the globe who care about you.

Reporting to the Manager, Engineering, theInstrumentation & Process Control Engineeris responsible for engineering oversight, review and analysis of instrumentation and process control systems for our ammonia and urea plants.

Key Tasks:

  • Design of new or improved instrumentation and process control systems
  • Developing and managing the scope, schedule and budget for new or improved instrumentation and process control projects
  • Executing the Management of Change (MOC) process for instrumentation and process control systems
  • Creating Authorizations for Expenditures (AFE's)
  • Oversee the technical aspects of the DCS, BMS and SIS instrumentation systems
  • Analyze operability and reliability trends, providing feedback from instrumentation and control systems to identify areas for improvement
  • Develop and execute projects to maintain, upgrade and improve the reliability of plant instrumentation and control systems

The Ideal Candidate

Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, our ideal candidate must be committed to achieving superior results with integrity and sustaining our safe and positive work environment while having the ability to embrace working side by side others in a diverse culture.


  • Highly detail oriented
  • Self-Motivated
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong integrity and business ethics
  • Ability to lead by example and work well with others


  • A Bachelor's degree in Engineering - preference in Electrical Engineering

  • A minimum 5 years experience working in the instrumentation and process control field
  • Experience with instrumentation, electrical, and control systems
  • Experience working with safety instrumented systems
  • Industrial Plant experience is a must
  • Safety Leader
  • Possess strong knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

Why Agrium?

Winning together; Our Cultivating Excellence culture coupled with great people and delivering superior results with integrity is what sets Agrium apart from other career opportunities. We’re dedicated to winning together and that is what consistently makes Agrium an award winning company, listed as one of the best places to work both in Canada and the U.S.

Agrium’s organizational culture promotes sustainability and innovation, with a vision to help ‘feed the world’ in ways that protect the environment, support economic vitality, and enhance communities.

Agrium is committed to creating a diverse workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and veterans.

Those interested in this challenging opportunity please apply in confidence directly While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


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