Officer- Instrumentation, Thane,

India, Maharashtra, Thane

Business unit: DP South East & South Asia

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.


- Implementation of safety systems & procedures in the plant.
- Ensure compliance to safety guidelines in the plant.
- Aware of SIL certification and calculation.
- Prepare and maintain Engineering Procedures in alignment with the global HSES Procedure.
- Drive safety contacts among colleagues on Behavior Based Safety, Learning Incidents, Positive Measure of Safety and audits.
Plant and Machinery
- Ensure Proper maintenance of the plant, machinery, building, and infrastructure in the plant
- Knowledge of Instrumentation equipment, understanding of logics.
- Knowledge of Diagrams & symbols- Control System Architecture, Instrument Tubing Layout, Instrument Cable Layout, Shutdown Logic Diagram.
- Knowledge of Logical diagrams (PLC, IOC)
- Knowledge on Pressure Measurement Elements, Temperature Element Instrument, Flow Measurements, Load Cell Measurements.
- Monitor Engineering downtime and drive Operational Efficiency in plant through reduction in breakdown. Implement Time Based Maintenance and Condition Based Maintenance of equipment and machines.
- Raise Capital expenditure, budgeting and execution of projects.
- Implement Engineering audits and asset health check program in the plant.
- Instrument Cable Screen Grounding.
- Knowledge on Plant Control System
- On/Off valves instrumentation and tubing
- Knowledge LT/HT side and electrical line diagram.
- DCS knowledge and working competency with ABB, Emerson, Yokogawa.
- Knowledge on PCC, MCC and feeder modification.
- Knowledge about DG operations and A, B and C check.
- Conversant with energy efficient systems.
- Conversant with packaging machines as used in FMCG sectors.
Improving Excellence
- Drive circles in 5S, autonomous maintenance, Plant Maintenance standards.
- Follow effective maintenance scheme with an aim to reduce machine down time.
- Create and maintain data bases of technical parameters, technical; efficiencies and capital items
- Regular review on analyzing operating parameters for taking corrective action
- Plan for monitoring capital and revenue expenditures
- Implementation of cost effectiveness plans
- Preparation and implementation of technical training programs for workmen and staff.
- Creating detailed Engineering SOP for execution for work.
Coordination and Monitoring
- Monitor and follow up of technical projects
- Close control over machine down time
- Workmen training on machine maintenance and conversion
- Co-ordinate and lead cost effectiveness programs
- Managing contractors and employees in the site
External Contact
- Statutory Bodies - MPCB, DISH, MIDC, W&M.
- Engineering and Spare Part Suppliers and contractors.

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Job characteristics

Closing date

October 27, 2016

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Business unit

DP South East & South Asia

Sub business unit

DP South East & South Asia India

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Job requirements/Candidate profile

Qualification & Experience: B Tech./BE in Electrical, Instrumentation with 3~4 years’ experience.