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Electrical and Instrumentation Discipline Lead

JOBREQ1800028942 Requisition #

As the Electrical and Instrumentation Discipline Lead, you lead and serves as the subject matter expert for electrical and instrumentation standards within the Global Engineering team. This role sits in the newly created Industrial Segment business unit! Do you want to build standards from the ground up?

Key Responsibilities

  • Serve as standards owner for design and requirements
  • Serve on appropriate process improvement standard committees to maintain our feedback and presences
  • Provide Preliminary Engineering design requirements for all major capital projects and serve as SME for project managers on smaller projects
  • Resolve project specifications by reviewing customer requirements, completing technical studies, and preparing cost estimates.
  • Apply solid understanding of relevant codes, standards and FM Global recommendations
  • Review project documentation (drawings, specifications, equipment information, etc.) to validate detailed designs meet preliminary design requirements.
  • Insure projects align with all safety regulations
  • Provide Process Safety Leadership and engineering design that supports PHA/HAZOP and LOPA


  • A BS/MS in Chemical, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering or related fields is required.
  • Expertise with electrical and instrumentation design and working with outside engineering contractors.
  • Skills in project execution and management of project activities are required, with 5 years of validated experience leading large projects across multiple geographies.
  • 10+ years’ experience in chemical manufacturing with experience in, manufacturing operations, capital project execution, process development and/or new product introduction


Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday – everyday.


Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.


The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:
We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.

We are “One PPG” to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.

We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.

We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.

We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.

We do better today than yesterday – everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.


PPG vision: http://corporate.ppg.com/Our-Company/PPG-Vision.aspx

We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/


PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees.  We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.


PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.


Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.


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