Workers in Lebanon

Instrument & Control Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Oil & Gas

  • Contact:

    Steve Al-Bazy

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


mselect is looking to hire an Instrument & Control Engineer for an international oil & gas operator in Basrah. Candidates must have a minimum of 5 to 10 years of relevant experience in instrumentation & control engineering. English and Arabic fluency is a must.

Role and Responsibility

  • Provide technical support, as necessary, to Departments, namely; Brownfield and Greenfield Development Projects, Construction, Operations and Maintenance Groups, on all aspects of instrumentation and control engineering
  • Participate in conceptual, basic and detailed design activities
  • Provide assurance on engineering compliance with pertinent Standards, Specifications, Codes and Regulations. Ensure that non-conformities and temporary deviations are identified, risk assessed and plans are put in place to mitigate risks
  • Provide technical input to management of change process. Carry out Site Surveys
  • Produce design and construction work pack deliverables. Contents to include; Scopes of Work, Design/Construction Drawings, Design calculations, MTOs, Task Hazard Assessments
  • Review and approve as necessary, third party engineering deliverables
  • Produce material requisitions, technical bid evaluations, interface as necessary with vendors via Procurement Department
  • Provide support as necessary to activity planning and progress reporting
  • Liaise and work closely with Instrument Technical Authority for guidance as necessary
  • Represent on technical issues associated with 3rd party organisations, national authorities, and regulatory bodies where necessary
  • HSE inputs to support performance contract including safety audits, Isolation Audits, Safety Observations, Risk assessments
  • Develop, implement, and manage contracts as CAM where necessary. Provide input to budget planning

Skills and Experience

  • 5 to 10 years relevant experience in instrumentation & control engineering, including the design and operation of processing systems in the oil and gas industry
  • Experience in onshore operations, emerging areas / multicultural environments. Relevant experience in successive roles includes problem analysis, solution proposal, related working procedure draft and implementation
  • Experience of engineering role in detailed engineering design, procurement, construction and commissioning of PLC, DCS, ESD, FGS & field instrumentation
  • Candidate to demonstrate familiarity with all relevant industry codes, standards and practices (IEC, API, ISO), for instrumentation & control systems
  • Candidate to demonstrate good presentation and effective interdisciplinary communication skills, capability of communication with all levels, manages with different cultural background

5 days on / 2 days off

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.