Senior Reliability Engineer - Electrical Job

Minot , ND


Position Description


Facilitate Root Cause failure investigations related to electrical / power reliability safety issues, confirm implementation and effectiveness of countermeasures, and establish priority for performed work based on data-driven approach.
Develop and optimize equipment repair, spares strategies, and equipment standards for electrical equipment.
Analyze predictive maintenance data (IR thermography, etc.) and initiate follow-on corrective work.
Develop and optimize electrical power equipment maintenance and inspection strategies and standard work instructions.
Review or perform calculations and studies for electrical power systems for maintenance activities and electrical power improvement projects.  Represent Hess in meetings with vendors in electrical related projects.
Review electrical installation drawings for reliability, maintainability, and compliance with company and industry codes (one-line diagrams, area classification, motor schematics, wiring diagrams, panel drawings, I/O drawings, elementary drawings…)
Provide technical authority input and expert advice for MOC, fitness for service, repair specifications, preventative maintenance deferrals, and barrier failures of electrical/power systems and equipment.
Troubleshoot electrical equipment and return to service.  Provide assistance during start up.



Knowledge of electrical equipment, power distribution, and motor performance analysis
Field operations experience (e.g., process engineer, facilities engineer)
Proficient computer skills (Microsoft, SAP)
Strong written and verbal communications skills
Strong analytical and technical skills with attention to detail and process improvements
Ability to work effectively with minimum supervision in a diverse, multidiscipline team environment
Minimum 5 years of experience working as electrical engineer preferable in oil and gas process facility or field