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Electronics Technician

Date: Oct 7, 2021

Location: USA: Startex, SC, US, 29385

Company: CPChem

You may not realize it, but you’ve likely used a product today made possible by the plastics and chemicals manufactured by Chevron Phillips Chemical. From medical supplies and electronics to food packaging and cosmetics, we create the building blocks for more than 70,000 consumer and industrial products.


Even as a global company with 5,000 employees, we maintain a “small company feel” and uphold a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Ask any Chevron Phillips Chemical employee what they like best about their job, and universally, the answer is “the people I work with!” We value work-life balance, and love to see our employees thrive both professionally and personally. There has never been a better time to work for Chevron Phillips Chemical. If you’re ready to grow with us and become part of our vision of being the premier Chemical Company, apply today!


Performance Pipe, a division of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP, is the largest producer of polyethylene piping products in North America. To learn more about Performance Pipe please visit our website at The Performance Pipe location identified below has the following job opportunity:




⦁    Maintains and improves the mechanical integrity of equipment to achieve safe, reliable, and incident-free operations 
⦁    Follows safe work practices, basic maintenance procedures and contributes to a safe work culture
⦁    Performs regulatory required environmental compliance testing and maintains documentation
⦁    Completes maintenance activities on instrumentation in operating units 
⦁    Identifies opportunities for equipment repair cost reduction
⦁    Maintains and/or increases repair quality
⦁    Evaluates work requests for routine and emergency instrument work
⦁    Utilizes P&IDs, schematics, and loop sheets to complete assigned tasks
⦁    Repairs and calibrates flow, pressure, level, temperature, and differential pressure transmitters
⦁    Repairs and tunes various types of controllers associated with process instrumentation
⦁    Installs and/or removes field and panel mounted equipment
⦁    Pulls, repairs, and calibrates pneumatic/electric actuated control valves
⦁    Installs and sets pressure, temperature, flow, level switches, and monitoring devices to ensure proper operation
⦁    Performs PM's on various process instruments

Required Qualifications

⦁    High School Diploma/GED
⦁    At least 5 years of direct related experience
⦁    Process maintenance experience related to Instrument Technology
⦁    Ability to accommodate overtime and split-shift hours 
⦁    Ability to read equipment prints, secure information from OEM manuals, and proficiency with measurement tools
⦁    Ability to able to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw conclusions in challenging technical situations
⦁    Experience with all types of analyzers. (Siemens gas chromatographs, oxygen, pH, BTU, and moisture)
⦁    Ability to read schematic drawings or product manuals to repair parts 
⦁    Experience troubleshooting equipment failures and examining process conditions/impacts to recommend improvements 
⦁    Understanding of analyzer communication networks, fiber optic systems, and hardware
⦁    Physical requirements associated with the position

Preferred Qualifications

⦁    Associate Degree or higher in Instrumentation or related field


Performance Pipe offers a competitive benefit package including medical, dental and life insurance, 401k, incentive plan, paid vacation and holidays. We support a safe and drug-free workplace through pre-employment drug and alcohol screening and background checks. To apply for this position, please visit us online today at


Paper resumes will not be accepted. All job seekers must go to the web site to be considered for positions. If you are interested in applying for this position and need an accommodation to apply, please contact our Human Resources Service Center at 1-800-446-1422, option 4.


Chevron Phillips Chemical Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status or marital status.


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Travel Requirements: Up to 10%

Eligibility for Relocation: No

Closing Date: 10/25/2021

Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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