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Instrument & Control Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Oil & Gas

  • Contact:

    Ghusoon Nader

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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mselect is looking on behalf of a major global oil and gas client in Basrah an Instrument and Control Engineer, candidates must have 5 to 10 years of relevant experience in instrumentation & control engineering, including the design and operation of processing systems in the oil and gas industry, fluency in English and Arabic is a must.

Key Responsibilities:
Candidate shall report to Instrument & Control Team Lead and will be an integral member of a multi-discipline Engineering Department.

Candidate’s responsibilities shall include:

  • Provide technical support, as necessary, to ROO 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 ROO 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 ROO Instrument Technical Authority for guidance as necessary.
  • Represent ROO on technical issues associated with 3rd party organizations, national authorities, and regulatory bodies where necessary.
  • HSE inputs to support ROO performance contract including safety audits, Isolation Audits, Safety Observations, Risk assessments etc.
  • 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

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