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Principal Instrument Engineer

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Instrument & Electronic
  • Date posted: 24/01/2020
  • Job reference: VR/44743
This vacancy has now expired.

Raeburn Recruitment are assisting our client, a major Oil and Gas production and infrastructure company, with a requirement for a Principal Instrument Engineer. This is a 9 month contract opportunity and will be based Aberdeen.

As Principal Instrument Engineer, you will be responsible for ensuring that standards, specifications and guidelines pertaining to the Instrumentation and Control discipline conform to the requirements of relevant industry legislation, standards and guidance. Your duties will include:
- General control of project work including look-ahead planning, controlling budgets and schedules, change control, estimating activities, document management system set-up and weekly progress reporting
- Reviewing client and international standards and ensuring project compliance
- Developing project functional requirements specifications for control systems, SIS, F&G and instrumentation
- Carrying out feasibility studies and reviewing design alternatives
- Developing instrument databases

To be considered for the Principal Instrument Engineer opportunity you should be able to demonstrate the following:
- Extensive Oil and Gas industry experience
- Previous experience executing Instrumentation and Control project work in the oil and gas industry
- Degree in an Engineering discipline
- Detailed knowledge and experience with design and operation of Oil and Gas installations, including DCS, ESD, F&G, and process instrumentation for use in hazardous area environments
- Experience in provision of engineering support to offshore operations
- Fully conversant with relevant industry legislative requirements, standards, and guidance
- Chartered Engineer Status, or working toward this

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK should apply. Raeburn do not have the ability to provide visa sponsorship, therefore current valid ability to work in the UK is required.

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