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Staff Instrument & Controls Engineer

Ref no. BHN550610
Location Kansas City, Missouri
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Our client in their Kansas City, MO office within their Oil, Gas & Chemical Global Practice, working on minor and major scale EPC projects and serving mid-stream, refining, chemical, and renewable industries.

Key skills required for this role

Instrumentation Controls Engineering


3 years of I&C Engineering Experience, Preferably in the Oil, Gas or Chemical Sector

Job description

  • As an I&C engineer, work with a team of I&C engineers and designers, and other disciplines, to perform detail engineering, including front-end planning work, develop I&C quantities and cost estimation, conduct conceptual studies, perform technical quality reviews, attend Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT), and support construction & commissioning activities . Work under a direct supervision of an I&C lead or work independently on smaller projects or standalone activities.
    • Knowledge of instrumentation and control systems (PLC/DCS) is required.
    • Prepare instruments and control system specifications, instrument inquiry/bid packages, technical bid summaries, and purchase recommendations.
    • Conduct review of instrument and control systems vendor drawings and data. Interface with suppliers, clients, other engineering disciplines, and detailers/designers.
    • Participate in the development of P&ID's and equipment/construction subcontract package specifications.
    • Develop instrument index, I/O list, cause & effect and logic diagrams, and control narratives.
    • Work with other I&C team and other disciplines to produce I&C engineering and design deliverables.
    • Work with clients and vendors for information required to complete engineering design deliverables on schedule and building long working relationship.
    • Interface and support construction personnel directly from the office and support construction and pre-commissioning activities in the field, as required.
    • Work with SmartPlant Instrumentation (SPI) and other smart tools to produce engineering and design deliverables.
    • Able to support construction and startup & commission activities in the field, as required
  • Requirements:
    • Bachelor's degree in Engineering from accredited program required.
    • Engineer-In-Training (EIT) Certification recommended.
    • 3 years related experience. Completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience.
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Attention to detail.
    • Ability to clearly communicate both verbal and written technical information.
    • Must be proficient in the use of computer software (i.e., MS-Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).
    • Valid driver's license required. In addition, must meet standards to qualify for and maintain the Company's vehicle driving privileges as outlined in the Company's Motor Vehicle Safety Policy.
    • Must be willing and able to obtain, or currently hold a valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC).

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