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Kent Recruitment

SPI (Smart Plant Instrumentation) User

USA - Baytown, Texas
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About the job:

Kent Engineering is currently seeking an SPI (Smart Plant Instrumentation User for our office in Baytown, TX. The successful candidate will demonstrate a high degree of technical knowledge and competency with SPI. Must demonstrate the ability to work to a high standard of professionalism within a team environment.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Build and Update instrument loop wiring in SPI using ESL
  • Create and modify instrument specifications sheets in SPI
  • Assist I&E Designers by providing SPI panel, rack wiring reports and I/O assignments
  • Assist SPI users with functionalities in SPI
  • Perform Basic SPI administrative tasks

Your knowledge/skills, education, and experience:

Qualification/ Certification:
  • 5+ years’ applicable work experience, or combination of education and relevant work experience using SPI
  • Strong working knowledge and experience with SPI Instrumentation Index, Wiring and Specification Modules
  • Understanding of P&ID’s, control panel wiring drawings, and field wiring diagrams
  • Strong understanding of loop drawings, specification sheets and their implementation in SPI
  • Strong understanding of ESL layouts, redlining, and smart text implementation
  • Strong skills in creation of DCS/PLC systems and field wiring components
  • Creation of advanced apparatus groups such as Relay’s, Isolators, etc.
  • Strong understanding of using browser views, filters and sorts
  • Basic understanding of General Signals, Specification Data Dictionary, Process Data Module and SPI supporting tables and associated impacts
  • Experience of Honeywell TDC 2000, TDC 3000 and Triconex Systems preferred.

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