PRINCIPAL INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEER

Location
Saudi Arabia
Salary
£0.0000 per month
Posted
27 Feb 2017
Closes
27 Mar 2017
Ref
RMS0176606
Contact
Kafui Toviekou
Discipline
Systems Design
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The Company:
Our client provides design, engineering and automation and control services for offshore and onshore oil and gas production facilities, refineries and chemical plants.

The Role:
Please note that this position will be on residential basis or rotation 90/14

• Development of Instrument and Control portion of P&IDs.
• Creation and Management of the Instrument Index database.
• Specification and selection of field instruments to meet performance criteria.
• Instrument sizing calculations (Control Valves, Relief Valves, Flow Elements, and thermowell vibration calculations, etc).
• Specification, selection and purchase of all Instrumentation.
• Specification, selection and purchase of Process Control Systems and Safety systems.
• Functional design of the Process Control Logic and Safety logic (defining requirements).
• Create and manage instrumentation scope work for project.
• Integrate packaged equipment into overall system design.
• Oversee development of detailed design drawings including Instrument Plans, Details, Wiring, Loops, and Fabrication drawings.
• Knowledge of industry codes and standards applicable to Oil and Gas and Refining Industries (API, ISA, NEC / IEC, NFPA, ASME, etc.) and preferably also Saudi Aramco standards and working practices.
• Interface with the Project Management team and Client.
• Develop and maintain labor and material estimates for projects.
• Develop and maintain instrumentation progress, schedule, staffing planning, and coordination with project management including regular reporting.
• Coordinates with project discipline and lead engineers to ensure correct implementation of the design for his engineering specialty and coordinates the work of engineers within his specialty.
• Prepares and reviews engineering studies, design drawings and documents, and material and equipment specifications.
• Resolves specialty related engineering issues by applying accepted principles, codes, and standards.
• Perform thorough review of relevant vendor documentation information for not only the I&C group, but review of all other Disciplines’ relevant Vendor Data.
• Provide a timely internal check of drawings produced by other client disciplines.
• Incorporate client procedures and standards into design as applicable.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
20 Years I&C Engineering or related industry experience.
Corporate Member of a recognized I&C, or Electrical chartered professional body.
BSc Engineering Degree

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft’s services.