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Instrument Engineer

  • Job reference: 930865
  • Location: Baku city
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Instrument Engineering
  • Date posted: 18/05/2020

Azeri Nationals or resident in country, if you're a Instrument Engineer you're needed in Baku!

Our client is a fully state-owned national oil and gas company headquartered in Baku, Azerbaijan. The company produces oil and natural gas from onshore and offshore fields in the Azerbaijani segment of the Caspian Sea

Despite external challenges, the client is pressing ahead with a major upstream development project and is looking to hire experienced engineers.

As an Instrument Engineer based in Baku you will be responsible for providing a professional instrument engineering capability that ensures all relevant engineering standards are complied with.

  • Providing technical and engineering support and guidance to offshore or on site teams and assisting in the Instrument Engineering activities on projects and tenders.
  • Leading, coordinating, mentoring and managing discipline teams on projects, ensuring safe, effective and successful implementation of engineering activities within budget and schedule requirements.
  • Bringing to the attention of the necessary parties, any problems, assistance or matters that may affect quality, deadlines or costs.
  • Establishing good working relationships and communication with all Leads, Managers and clients and Interfacing with Subcontractors, Suppliers and Vendors for completion of engineering activities.
  • Ensuring the impact of any changes on specifications/design are understood and implemented across all aspects of the design including internal team, other disciplines and Contractors.
  • Providing mechanical engineering guidance to other departments and support the training and development of new engineers - maintaining up to date knowledge of industry trends and issues.
  • Ensuring compliance to the HSE requirements stipulated by the company.

What we are looking for:

You will be an experienced Instrument Engineer having significant experience in detail design and with a good knowledge of ICSS (integrated control safety systems), in the Upstream Offshore environment, including fixed and floating assets. You will be able to demonstrate experience in the following areas:

  • Degree qualified or equivalent
  • Excellent communication skills - verbal and written
  • Stakeholder management with external bodies including Contractors and Sub contractors.
  • Ability to manage, motivate and develop others


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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.