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DCS System Engineer

SABIC Petrochemicals B.V.

9040120 | GELEEN | Vast | HBO | 40 uur | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

The main challenges of a DCS System Engineer are:

  • Providing daily support for the process control systems for one operational unit.
  • Delivering first line troubleshooting for process control systems, and call in external specialists when needed according the agreed contract. 
  • Performing preventive maintenance on the DCS System according to schedule or ensure that preventive maintenance is performed in case the work has been outsourced. 
  • Identifying potential problems and providing improvement proposals regarding process control systems. 
  • Executing hardware engineering in case of (small) system changes. 
  • Executing, testing and commissioning of configuration changes or supervision of contractors in case the work is outsourced. 
  • Participating in hazard reviews and root cause analysis. 
  • Participation in 24 h support team for all process control systems on the Geleen site (Honeywell, Emerson, Invensys, Hima PLCs). 



  • Bachelor degree in Process Control Automation (or equivalent)
  • At least 2-3 years significant hands-on experience with DCS systems (Honeywell, Emerson or Yokogawa)
  • Around 5 years of relevant working experience regarding troubleshooting of process control systems, preferably in the (petro-) chemical industry.
  • Familiar with SAP
  • Good analytical / conceptual thinking.
  • You must be able to speak and write English and Dutch
  • You must be a native Dutch speakers, otherwise your profile will not be considered nor reviewed.
As a person you are / have:
  • Showing ownership and you are eager to reach the agreed results.
  • Good communication- and well developed social skills.
  • Able to balance required delivery timing of corrective maintenance work and project activities.
  • Able to closely cooperate with relevant counterparts in the Plant Operation, Maintenance, Technical and Projects organization. 


Sabic offers a good salary plus interesting secondary conditions, with good possibilities to keep developing yourself.  


About Sabic

In Europe, SABIC employs over 6,000 professionals and is running 6 world-scale production sites and 4 technology & innovation centers. We are present in almost every European country. Major locations within our broad network of innovation, production and marketing are: Teesside (UK), Cartagena (Spain), Gelsenkirchen (Germany), Geleen (Netherlands) Bergen op Zoom (The Netherlands) and Genk (Belgium). Based upon this strong fundament, we are a key producer of olefins, polyolefins, engineering thermoplastics resins, films and sheets. 


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met András Kardos via telefoonnummer 06-10803561

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