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Principal Instrument Engineer

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

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Oil, Gas and Petrochemical
  • Contact: Rachel Fenwick
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0191 415 3300
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: 2022-07-18
  • Expiry Date: 13 August 2022
  • Job Ref: DaXtra_3949688
NRL are currently looking for a Principle Instrument Engineer based in Aberdeen
for 12 months contract 

The ideal candidate shall be a highly motivated engineer, able to work unsupervised and have demonstrable leadership qualities. The candidate shall have had previous experience executing control and instrumentation project work in the oil and gas industry.

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

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