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Senior Instrument Engineer

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Instrument & Electronic
  • Date posted: 04/09/2018
  • Job reference: VR/43895
This vacancy has now expired.
We are currently handling a 6 month contract opportunity for an oil and gas operator for a Senior Instrument Engineer.

To provide instrument and control engineering support to Operations, Projects and Decommissioning

§To provide operations support including maintenance, fault diagnosis, installation and modifications to field instruments, process control systems, process safety systems, Fire & Gas systems and other electrical and electronic equipment.
§Monitor and optimise process alarms.
§Propose plant modifications to improve safety, environmental and reliability performance of the process facilities.
§Engineer instrument modifications.
§Provide discipline input to larger projects.
§Manage multidisciplinary projects where instrumentation is the lead discipline.
§Participate in safety and environmental reviews (e.g. HAZIDs, HAZOPs, SIL reviews, LOPA assessment).
§Participate in Incident Investigations and Root Cause Analysis.
§Investigate reliability events and implement remedial actions to reduce the likelihood of repeat events.
§Work with Turnaround Team to plan and implement instrument activities in Turnarounds.
§Manage vendors and support contractors.
§Visit offshore to perform trials, commission modifications, participate in investigations and coordinate the activities of service companies.
§Support audits and work permit reviews during offshore visits.
§As-built documents.
§Cost discipline when material sourcing, mobilisation and control of vendors.
§May be required to participate in an emergency role as defined in the Companys onshore Emergency Response Procedures.

Relevant Engineering Degree (Instrument Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering etc) and working towards Chartered Engineer status