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Senior Instrument Engineer

  • Location: Stockton-on-Tees
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 22 days ago

  • Sector: Renewables
  • Contact: Jennifer Zoller
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0191 415 3300
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: 2022-07-11
  • Expiry Date: 10 July 2022
  • Job Ref: DaXtra_3919986
Duties will include:

Work activities will include both project and proposal work where both the technical approach and continuity must be aligned
Work activities for both projects and proposals will be executed across all phases of projects including Conceptual Studies; Basic; FEED; Detailed Design; Procurement through to Commissioning. 
Projects and proposals are for process plant and facilities across the Chemical; Oil and Gas; and Power sectors
Project work will include development of Instrument Engineering deliverables as required on a project by project basis
Project work as the functional Lead Engineer for projects as required by the C&I Group Manager, or a Senior Engineer on a large project reporting to the lead Instrument Engineer


Assist the C&I Group Manager in:

Developing corporate procedures, standards, specifications and the required design tools for compliance with the SHE policy and efficient execution of production work
Defining the Development and Training needs for the discipline, support graduate and young Engineer / designer development





8+ years’ experience of Instrument Engineering on Medium / Large capital projects from concept to start-up.
Competent of working within the C&I Discipline of a contracting organisation.
Competent to Lead the C&I Discipline on Small Projects
Degree qualified for the related discipline
Have or are working towards Chartered Engineer status as a Member of the Institute of Measurement and Control (IMC) or Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
Proven ability for equipment specification and selection and in ensuring compliance from the suppliers, preferably within an EPC contracting organization.
Competent in project execution using selected design tools and techniques.
Competent for budget & Schedule control / monitoring and reporting
Competent in design safety, constructability,
To be able to work to Company standards
Innovative when appropriate.
Competent in the application, specification and requisitioning of DCS, PLC, and SIS systems, with experience of the system full lifecycle
Experience in Functional Safety including, knowledge of BS EN 61508/61511, development Functional Safety Management Plan, participation in Safety Reviews, development of SRS/SIL Calculations and verification and validation activities
TUV or similar Functional Safety Engineer qualification
Competent in Instrumentation and Control requirements for Mechanical packages.
Competent in Electrical protection methodologies.
Competent in Specification, technical bid analysis and requisitioning of Field Instrumentation and Analysers.
Competent in Sizing of flow devices / control valves / relief devices.
Competent in P&ID development.



Experience on Battery Materials and Battery Manufacturing project
Automation and Control life cycle activities
Safety System life cycle activities
Fire & Gas systems
Familiarity with exSILentia software package preferred
Experience of working with global integrated delivery teams is preferred
CompEx qualified