Electrical Specialist

Electrical Specialist

PBF Energy | Torrance, CA, 90501, US
Salary Range:$88,000 – $119,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 13 days ago

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Electrical Specialist

PBF Energy Inc. (NYSE:PBF) is one of the largest independent refiners in North America, operating, through its subsidiaries, oil refineries and related facilities. We are a growing organization seeking a talented Electrical Specialist to join our team as a pivotal member here at PBF Energy. This role is located at Torrance Refining Company in Torrance, CA.


The Electrical Specialist provides guidance to operation on how to safely use electrical equipment and systems to operate the operation units. He or she must be familiar with refinery electrical systems, interact professionally with cross-functional teams, and be involved as a team member in issue resolution, such as inappropriateness of standard material. This position works in complete coordination with the Reliability Electrical Engineer and reports to the Electrical Reliability Supervisor. The Electrical Specialist is the hands-on technical expert in the field of electrical engineering and must be aware of the various difficult phases of projects.


* Interacts daily with the Electrical Reliability Engineer and other members of the Reliability department to execute technical requirements

* Administrates the various phases of electrical jobs to be executed by craft workers and contractors

* Provides expertise and knowledge on electrical systems ranging from 480 V to 12,000 V

* Studies and executes the applied electrical engineering procedures/specifications

* Applies the latest procedures to overcome any drawbacks/incoherence in the execution of work and ensure a smooth workflow

* Recognizes and rectifies defects during troubleshooting

* Assists the Capital Project Management team during the various stages of preparation, scheming, enhancement, and experimenting

* Accompanies and oversee the work of vendors

* Keeps documents updated and stored properly

* Assists in procurement of parts and ensuring preventive maintenance scheduling and execution is completed during specified timeframes

* Maintains a strong working relationship with Electrical Maintenance Craft


* 15 years of hands-on electrical work experience required

* 10+ years of refinery or related industry experience preferred

* Willingness to learn

* Ability to work under pressure and handle call outs after hours

* Ability to handle multiple projects/tasks at once

* Ability to recognize problems and work out solutions jointly with the Electrical Reliability Engineer

* Strong safety focus with demonstrated knowledge of code requirements, including OSHA and Process Safety Management.

This description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.

PBF Energy will only consider the candidates that meet the above requirement(s). Candidates should include their salary requirements in order to be seriously considered for this position.

Thanks to all candidates for being interested in careers offered at PBF Energy. Only the candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Placement agencies or third-party recruiters need not respond.

PBF Energy is an equal opportunity employer. This position is subject to federally mandated drug/alcohol testing.