Dow Chemical Electrical Engineer in Alberta, Canada

The Dow Chemical Company has an exciting opportunity for an Electrical Engineer located in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta. The Electrical Engineer will provide plant level improvement project support (process engineering or other disciplines) in gathering data, evaluating improvement opportunities, and implementing improvement projects in Global Project Methodology (GPM) / Site Project Plan (SPP) roles. Plant level improvements implemented aligned with the Global Technology Plant and providing Business value. Identified asset utilization gaps closed and Maximum Asset Capability (MAC) increased. The Electrical Engineer has ownership and responsibility for all Energy Systems and Environmental Operations (ESEVO) assets.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Partner with plant operations and maintenance personnel to secure process data for identification of technology gaps, improvement opportunities, and project definitions.

  • Review Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) Rules for applicability and provide documentation for tracking. Communicate with the AESO as technical lead, provide information where applicable and requests for information (RFI’s)

  • Review outage details and co-ordination with TransAlta, Dow Chemical, and AltaLink. Review load flow impact and communicate to applicable parties (AESO / AltaLink / Operations / Power Traders).

  • Assist and/or lead electrical utility event reviews and reporting.

  • MPR Replacements, relay work, transducers - Sourcing (non Most Effective Technology - MET), Settings, bench testing, construction assistance, commissioning

  • Validate improvement opportunities, using global tools and maintain the Plant's Technology Plan.

  • Manage all projects on time, within budget, and delivering the business results; this may be as project manager for small projects or in a supporting role for large capital projects.

  • Provide Electrical technical and operational support to the unit and to Engineering when called upon including the Electrical Technical Advisor back-up responsibilities.

  • Work to ensure electrical asset compliance with Dow's process safety standards.

  • Facilitate project reviews for safety, environmental and technical concerns

  • Comply with Compliance Task Tool (CTT) task according to Master Task List (MTL)

  • Provide electrical technical liaison support between operations and the Dow tech center and Technical Solution Teams (TST).

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering

  • A minimum of 2 years of manufacturing or project experience.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in Canada without company support or sponsorship.

At Dow, diversity and inclusion are inherent in our work environment. We are committed to building a vibrant, diverse and talented employee base - and helping each employee grow and develop as part of Dow's inclusive global community. Dow has an accommodation process in place to support employees with disabilities.

About DowDuPont

DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at .

The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.

Dow Offers:

  • Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits

  • An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company

  • Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings

  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

  • Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


Electrical Engineer


Canada-Alberta-Fort Saskatchewan

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