31 Jan, 2024

Process Control Applications Engineer

  • Exxon Mobile
  • Singapore
Controller Petrochemicals & Refining

Job Description

About us


At ExxonMobil, our vision is to lead in energy innovations that advance modern living and a net-zero future. As one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy and chemical companies, we are powered by a unique and diverse workforce fueled by the pride in what we do and what we stand for.


The success of our Upstream, Product Solutions and Low Carbon Solutions businesses is the result of the talent, curiosity and drive of our people. They bring solutions every day to optimize our strategy in energy, chemicals, lubricants and lower-emissions technologies. 


We invite you to bring your ideas to ExxonMobil to help create sustainable solutions that improve quality of life and meet society’s evolving needs. Learn more about our What and our Why and how we can work together.



ExxonMobil in Singapore


ExxonMobil is one of Singapore’s largest foreign manufacturing investors with over S$25 billion in fixed asset investments.
We have manufacturing facilities that include an integrated world-scale refining and petrochemical complex in Jurong and Jurong Island, a network of service stations under the Esso brand, operate a lubricant plant and are a supplier of cylinder cooking gas. ExxonMobil provides customers and commercial markets in the region with ground transportation, industrial, aviation and marine fuels, lubricants, petrochemicals and liquefied natural gas (LNG).
As Singapore serves as the AP hub for some of our businesses, we employ about 3,500 people across positions in operations, projects, commercial, corporate support functions and others.
ExxonMobil also contributes to community programs in Singapore that support the arts, education, health and the environment.
For more information, visit www.exxonmobil.com.sg or follow ExxonMobil Singapore on LinkedIn and Instagram.



What you will do


  • Provide process control (applications) engineering support to the Singapore Manufacturing Complex for safe and reliable operations
  • Develop and implement basic regulatory and advanced process control applications to improve the performance of ExxonMobil manufacturing and production facilities
  • Develop engineering solutions using advanced automation tools to improve the effectiveness of process control applications
  • Sustaining and enhancing existing process control applications for value maximization
  • Supporting and leading engineering assessments, engineering design, process troubleshooting, applications performance analysis and applications risk assessments
  • Maintenance, modification and installation of instrument loops for base control applications and advance control applications.
  • Initiate/support changes in technology or work practices to improve plant reliability, safety and profitability
  • Collaboration with cross-functional teams to support continuous improvement to plant processes
  • Engaging the business unit and management to drive engineering work goals
  • Participation in Global / Regional networks to facilitate knowledge transfer across the wider organization
  • Provide technical training and mentoring as required in the area of expertise



About you
Skills and Qualifications


  • Minimum Engineering Bachelors’ degree with strong preference for Chemical Engineering
  • At least three (3) years of relevant experience in the petrochemical / chemical / refinery industry
  • DCS Base Control knowledge including advanced process control techniques in Yokogawa / Honeywell will be added advantage



Your benefits


An ExxonMobil career is one designed to last and we provide job rotations throughout your career with us. Our commitment to you runs deep: our employees grow personally and professionally, with benefits built on our core categories of health, security, finance, and life.
Currently our employees benefits include: Long Term Savings Allowance, dental reimbursement, annual health checkups and Home Ownership Assistance Plan amongst others and these are updated from time to time.


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Equal Opportunity Employer


It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunity in conformance with all applicable laws and regulations to individuals who are qualified to perform job requirements. The Company administers its personnel policies, programs, and practices in a non-discriminatory manner in all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruitment, hiring, work assignment, promotion, transfer, termination, wage and salary administration, and selection for training.


Please be informed that only shortlisted candidates will be notified, and you can find out more about our hiring process here.



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