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Senior Instrument Engineer

  • Job reference: 924298
  • Location: Grangemouth, Falkirk
  • Salary: Up to GBP45 per annum
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Instrument Engineering
  • Date posted: 15/03/2019

Essential Experience

  • More than 5 years (Senior) experience in instrumentation and controls engineering.
  • Must be a self-motivated team player with ability to work with minimal supervision and capable of identifying and developing project wide design deliverables with familiarity of the interpretation of appropriate national & international industry standards.
  • Must have experience of specifying instrumentation for hazardous areas including level, flow, temperature and pressure instruments.
  • Must be capable of C&I project scoping and estimating at all phases of project development from conceptual feed to detail design
  • Must be capable of development of C&I project deliverables including control strategies, control system specifications, instrument schedules and scopes of work.
  • Must have experience of monitoring of third-party contractor and instrumentation systems vendor progress.
  • Must be fully conversant with IEC 61511 and Emergency Shutdown System architecture and design.
  • Must have engineering experience in portfolio type project work, required to be included in CV submission.
  • Must have detailed C&I design experience for Hazardous areas including; Enclosure specification, instrument and equipment specification including field measurement instrumentation and control valves.
  • TUV certified Functional Safety Engineer - This is a must have. Candidates without TUV will not be considered.

Desired Experience- As above plus

  • Familiar with Emergency Shutdown Systems (Hazop / Hazid / SIL determination)
  • Interfacing with Client Engineers and Vendor personnel to facilitate project execution
  • Specification of PLC / DCS / ESD / SIS hardware systems including working with control system vendors Creating factory acceptance test (FAT) and site acceptance test (SAT) documentation
  • Creation of functional safety SIL verification calculation reports.


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