Control & Instrumentation Engineer

4 Resourcing Ltd
£50,000 per annum plus car allowance and other benefits
27 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client is looking for an experienced Control & Instrumentation Engineer to work for them in a permanent staff role. The ideal candidate will have DCS/SCADA/PLC experience, be educated to a degree level. Pay Scale Permanent - Approximately 50K pa if a permanent member of staff Purpose of the Role To develop, manage and deliver, Control & Instrumentation design packages. Key Skills/Requirements · Degree in Instrumentation & Control Engineering preferred, Chartered status or prepared to work towards Chartered status. HNC qualification with demonstrable competencies would be considered. · Extensive Instrumentation and design experience, principally within the Chemical, Petrochemical, Oil & Gas, Steel, Pharmaceutical and/or Power industries included. · Have in-depth understanding of Instrumentation principles, PLC’s, Control systems, Emergency shutdown systems and Fire & Gas systems. · Develop and improve existing control/automation applications. · Able to manage system integration subcontractors, produce FDS/URS and Installation Work Packs. · Good understanding of process safety requirements (61511/61508) on top tier COMAH sites including experience in SIL assessments and verification. TUV Functional Safety accreditation would be an advantage. · Experienced knowledge of engineering software and tools, including AutoCAD. · Knowledge of SmartPlant Instrumentation would be an advantage. · Effective communication and time management. · Ability to lead a team of engineers/CAD staff. · Ability to manage costs and schedule via a CTR system to tight budgets/deadlines. · System Integration experience, inc DCS, PLC (Allen Bradley/Siemens/Rockwell) ideally on gas plants Main Responsibilities Responsible for Safety and Environmental implications of engineering design Responsible for instrumentation and Control design development in accordance with the project quality plan, and all applicable codes and legislation. Production and/or checking of instrument calculations. Generation and checking of equipment specifications, drawings and data sheets Responsible for the management of change control during design. Development and approval of all Instrumentation and Control engineering drawings and deliverables in accordance with company and client procedures. Selection and liaison with equipment suppliers Investigate, develop and train others in new processes and design techniques Manage small sized engineering projects Act as the main client discipline liaison during project execution Prepare Instrumentation & Control engineering person-hour estimates and manage discipline engineering budgets Responsible for the quality of the Instrumentation & Control design and all related deliverables and documentation issued during project execution. This job was originally posted as