Title:  DCS Engineering Superintendent

Date:  Jul 9, 2024

Sinclair, WY, US, 82334

Basic Function

HF Sinclair in Sinclair, WY is seeking a DCS Engineering Superintendent who would be responsible to oversee and maintain the reliability of the Refinery control system as a whole. Ultimate accountability of the Plant’s control system falls on this position. The ability to work odd or long hours, weekends and holidays are a requirement for this position. This position must also possess the technical abilities to be proficient at most, if not all of, the functions of its direct reports, and a willingness and ability to perform those functions.

Job Duties

•    Develop and maintain the control system philosophy in order to remain ahead of the obsolescence curve.
•    Develop and maintain sufficient preventative maintenance plan to ensure the continued reliability of the plant control system.
•    Manage, coach and evaluated direct reports including technical and non-technical personnel.
•    Develop and adhere to both capital and expense budgets for the department.
•    Participate in Process Hazard Analysis, Risk Management, Investigations and other committees as assigned.
•    Assist with all new project design as related to the Plant Control System.
•    Troubleshoot complex control system issues including equipment failures as well as process design or tuning issues.
•    Coordinate with all departments to ensure continued reliable operation of the Refinery control system.
•    Fill any and all of the functions outlined in Instrumentation and Controls Engineer, Distributed Control Systems Configuration Engineer and Distributed Control Systems Network Administrator.
•    Work closely with Corporate Information Technology to address network design, user access and cyber security concerns.
•    Follow-through on commitments made to others.
•    Create and maintain a neat, clean and well-organized and professional-looking work area.
•    Other duties as assigned by supervisor.


Bachelor degree in related Engineering field (Electrical, Computer, and Chemical). Ten years’ experience supporting Distributed Control Systems as an Engineer or five years supporting Foxboro Intelligent Automation Systems. Strong configuration skills in an Integrated Control Configurator and FoxDraw Environment. Familiar with PLC design and configuration, as well as its implementation in SIS designs.  Proficient in networking applications and peripheral support systems such as System Auditor, Control Loop Monitoring, and Alarm Management applications.

Our One HF Sinclair Culture:

At HF Sinclair, we are united through our One HF Sinclair Culture, which is underpinned by our five core values of Safety, Integrity, Teamwork, Ownership and Inclusion. Developed to empower our people, our five core cultural values are at the heart of everything we do and extend to how we engage our stakeholders. These values influence our decisions, shape our behaviors and keep us connected across the entire organization.

We maintain a true Safety culture for our employees, communities, environments and customers. Our goal is to make sure everyone returns home safely each day. We have a long-standing commitment to Integrity and ethical behavior and do what is right for our employees, investors, communities and the environment. We encourage employees to Step Up and Stand Out by championing a culture of Teamwork and Ownership. We foster a culture of Inclusion by encouraging diversity of experiences, viewpoints and backgrounds. What makes each of us different, together makes us stronger.

About HF Sinclair Corporation

HF Sinclair Corporation ("HF Sinclair"), headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is an independent energy company that produces and markets high value light products such as gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, renewable diesel and other specialty products. HF Sinclair owns and operates refineries located in Kansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Wyoming, Washington and Utah and markets its refined products in 19 states principally in the Southwest U.S., the Rocky Mountains extending into the Pacific Northwest and in other neighboring Plains states. HF Sinclair supplies high quality fuels to more than 1,300 Sinclair branded stations and licenses the use of the Sinclair brand at more than 300 additional locations throughout the country. In addition, subsidiaries of HF Sinclair produce and market base oils and other specialized lubricants in the U.S., Canada and the Netherlands, and export products to more than 80 countries. Through its subsidiaries, HF Sinclair produces renewable diesel at two of its facilities in Wyoming. HF Sinclair also owns a 47% limited partner interest and a non-economic general partner interest in Holly Energy Partners, L.P., a master limited partnership that provides petroleum product and crude oil transportation, terminalling, storage and throughput services to the petroleum industry, including HF Sinclair subsidiaries.

Equal Opportunity Employer

HF Sinclair Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other prohibited ground of discrimination.

Nearest Major Market: Wyoming