• Instrument & Electrical Engineer

    Location US-AL-Axis
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Full Time
    Company Vehicle
    Working from Home Office
    Relocation Eligible
    Works with Chemicals
    Lifting required
  • Company Overview

    FMC Corporation is a leading specialty company focused on agricultural and lithium technologies. We are proud that our products help grow the world's food, improve health and contribute to a more sustainable energy supply.


    FMC is a globally diverse organization that offers its employees exciting opportunities to work on challenging projects that are important to the achievement of our strategic objectives. Your education and professional experience are valued and put to use from day one. Your success at completing key initiatives can result in a varied, progressive and fulfilling career with FMC.


    With a corporate culture of innovation, integrity, responsibility and customer intimacy, we foster “The Right Chemistry” in everything we do. We are looking for people to join us in creating, developing, and improving our products, our processes, and our markets.  If you are ready to make a difference every day, FMC is ready to talk to you.


    Provide instrumentation and electrical support services to all areas of the plant site.



    • Support overall unit electrical and instrument systems and management of change.
    • Assist operations and maintenance with troubleshooting instrument and electrical problems.
    • Execute Change of Design’s (COD) and complete design to correctly and safely implement identified improvements or projects.
    • Act as I&E liaison with Engineering Contractor for projects in order to ensure site policies, procedures, standards and specifications are met.
      • Write or approve project scopes
      • Mark and approve I&E drawings
      • Establish and maintain installation details and standards
      • Represent business unit at Process Hazard Analysis and set standards for implementing site and corporate I &E standards
    • Participate as active member of unit technology team in order to develop and implement long range plans for instrument and electrical.
    • Provide instrument and electrical checkout and start-up support of facilities in order to meet production and business needs.
    • Guide and train area personnel on instrument and electrical technologies in order to assist reliability effort.
    • Create and maintain related documentation, files, procedures, databases, drawings and schematics in order to ensure integrity of unit instrument and electrical technologies.
    • Participate on related networks and user groups in order to leverage learnings across the organization.       
    • Provide overall technical guidance to I&E Area Resources on instrumentation issues in order to ensure site instrumentation needs are met.
    • Write procedure and maintain the site’s Safety Instrumented Systems

    Required Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or Instrument and Control Systems
    • Manufacturing plant experience (Chemical Plant Preferred): 5 years
    • Experience must include the design, creation of specifications, selection, and installation of instrumented systems: 4 years
    • Experience with pneumatic and electronic instrumentation interfaced with DCS or PLCs: 5 years
    • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and support instruments, control panels, and control systems and infrastructure
    • Demonstrated knowledge of I&E drawings including electrical schematics, loops, logic diagrams, and P&I diagrams with documentation.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of instrument calibration, commissioning, process control principles, and ISO 9001 Compliance.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of Safety Instrument Systems and Layer of Protection Analysis Standards
    • Excellent communications/interpersonal skills to allow productive collaborative relationships with varying levels of organization from technicians to management


    • Associate degree in Industrial Instrumentation, Electronics or Electrical
    • Journeyman electrician or instrument technician card/license
    • Experience as an electrical or instrument technician: 10+ Years
    • Demonstrated strengths in getting results, meeting commitments & problem-solving skills.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of electrical principles, technologies, codes and standards.
    • Demonstrated knowledge Electrical distribution and power systems experience required for this position include Motor Control Centers, Drives, Inverters, and other related 480V systems

    EEO Statement

    FMC employees enjoy competitive compensation, a menu of work/life benefits and opportunities to continue developing their skills and building their career. FMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status. FMC supports a drug-free workplace. 


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