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Principal Instrument Engineer

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 6 days ago

  • Sector: Oil, Gas and Petrochemical
  • Contact: Relyn Winter
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0191 415 3300
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Start Date: 2022-05-13
  • Expiry Date: 12 June 2022
  • Job Ref: DaXtra_3899720
NRL is currently recruiting for a Principal Instrument Engineer to be based in Aberdeen for 9 months contract.
Key Responsibilities:
  General control of project work including look-ahead planning, controlling manhour 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 procedures, standards and functional requirements specifications for control systems and instrumentation
Carry out feasibility studies and reviewing design alternatives - Undertake site survey Develop instrument databases
Participate in design reviews including HAZOP, SIL/LOPA, hazardous area, constructability, etc.
Perform calculations for intrinsic safety, SIL verification, flow metering sizing, valve sizing, thermowells, etc.
Manage the preparation of design deliverables Develop the control and instrumentation content of piping and instrument diagrams (P&IDs)
Liaise with and manage interfaces with other engineering disciplines; process, electrical, mechanical, piping and civils and architectural Interface with clients
Engineering representatives - Prepare subcontract requisitions for E&I installation and testing
Role Requirements:
  Degree in an Engineering discipline although relevant experience or related qualification will also be considered Chartered Engineer Status A proven track record within the Oil and Gas, or Petrochemical industry.