Project Engineer - Telcoms, I&C, DCS

Posted 07 July 2024
Salary Up to £707 per day
Job type Contract
DisciplineOil and Gas Recruitment
Contact NameAbigail Street

Job description

Project Engineer - Control Systems
Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment where your technical expertise can make a real difference? Are you passionate about control systems and ensuring smooth operations? If so, we want to hear from you!
Position Summary:
We are seeking a highly motivated Project Engineer to join our dynamic team. You will provide technical support for a variety of control systems, including Integrated Control and Safety Systems (ICSS), Process Control Networks (PCS), Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA), Programmable Electronic Systems (PLCs), and Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs). This role also involves managing and maintaining software and logic solver backups.
Duties and Responsibilities:
* Troubleshoot and provide technical support to maintenance and operations personnel for control systems and equipment.
* Assist with troubleshooting and maintenance of Control and Instrument Systems (CIS) like PLCs, DCS, and ESD systems.
* Collaborate on developing conceptual or detailed in-house modifications for control systems hardware and software.
* Conduct root cause failure analysis and recommend solutions to prevent future occurrences.
* Manage assigned engineering queries, evaluate, and implement effective solutions to ensure closure.
* Participate actively in preparing and reviewing preventative maintenance strategies for control systems.
* Perform critical disaster recovery for control system equipment like PLCs and HMIs.
* Review spare parts specifications and participate in identifying obsolete spares for replacement.
* Demonstrate strong safety practices by conducting safety conversions and observations.
* Bachelor's degree in Electronic, Control, or Instrument Engineering or equivalent qualification.
Minimum Requirements:
* At least 8 years of experience in maintenance and engineering of control and instrument systems.
* Proven ability to troubleshoot and modify process and safety control systems.
* In-depth knowledge of PLC, SCADA/HMI control systems, hardware architecture, and application of instrumentation related standards, codes, and regulations.
* Understanding of instrument hook-up drawings, interfacing between DCS, PLC, and other systems (auxiliary plant, field instruments, control valves, analyzers).
* Working knowledge of plant HSE systems and procedures.
* Experience in preparing technical specifications and documents.
* Excellent communication and problem-solving skills with a keen eye for detail.
* Ability to thrive in a multicultural team environment.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, along with the opportunity to work on challenging and rewarding projects. If you're a highly skilled Project Engineer who is passionate about control systems, we encourage you to apply!

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
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.