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Instrument Engineer

  • Job reference: 928176
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Instrument Engineering
  • Date posted: 14/10/2019

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Instrument Engineer, based in Aberdeen.

Responsibilities will include:
Ensuring that designated assets are operated within their design envelop, current best practice guidance and legislation
On-going technical assurance of the asset instrument systems and equipment's
Assuring software change control procedures on all software based instrumented systems are complied with and managing users in the software change control system
Provide front line technical support to operations
Raise technical queries and produce scope of work for change requests to resolve operating issues with the platform
Perform offshore troubleshooting of operational issues and plant trials of improvements
Monitor performance of ICSS SCADA packages including ExaQuantum, SER, SFM, ARA and PRM and implement improvements in platform monitoring and verification reporting
Conduct performance reviews to identify improvement opportunities including bad actor analysis and root cause analysis
Monitor and evaluate maintenance and fault rectification on instrumented systems
Liaise with major projects group on discipline specific technical issues

Qualifications and Experience
Degree qualified Engineer with relevant detail design experience and significant operations involvement.
Able to demonstrate commitment to safety
Good knowledge of IEC 61511 & IEC 62443 lifecycle and verification requirements
Current working knowledge of instrument engineering, guidance and legislation, as it is applied by an E&P operator in the UK NS sector
Commercial awareness
Preferably Chartered Engineer with professional engineering institute such as IET or InstMC
Aware of latest technical developments and commitment to maintaining competence through CPD

Permanent position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 928176


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