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Contract position: Engineering & Construction client involved in heavy industrial plant EPC plant projects is looking for an Instrumentation & Controls Engineer for a 6-12 month contract role in Houston. You need a BS degree in Engineering and 6-8 years of experience supporting EPC projects in the Oil & Gas, Chemical or Petrochemical industry. Client prefers local candidates.

Responsibilities for the I&C Engineer
  • Responsible for the design and development of instrumentation systems (80%) and control systems (20%) for gas or chemical process plants, including the specification of industrial instrumentation as well as the material to support installation
  • You will be responsible for all engineering phases from proposal, basic, detail, construction and commissioning
  • Develop and review instrumentation installation drawings, data sheets & specifications according to recognized industry standards & client specifications
  • Assist in the technical development of assigned project P&IDs
  • Generate instrument datasheet, RFQ and PO packages for Instruments and Control Systems for gas & chemical processing plants
  • Develop technical tabulation to support the selection of instrumentation and control systems
  • Assist in the development of project schedules and manpower requirements
  • Review and checking of technical vendor submittals for installation requirements
  • Prepare instrumentation calculations for control valves, flow orifices, and relief valvesRequirements for the I&C Engineer

    • BS or MS degree in Engineering is needed and a PE license a PLUS
    • 6-8 years of experience as an Instrument Engineer or I&C Engineer supporting large heavy industrial plant (gas, refinery, process plant, etc...) EPC projects with an EPC firm
    • You need experience selecting the appropriate type of I&C equipment for EPC projects in the chemical, petrochemical, or the oil & gas industry
    • You need to be able to perform instrumentation calculations (sizing & specifying) for control valves, flow orifices & relief valves as well as specifying metering & instrumentation devices
    • You need to be more skilled on instrumentation vs controls systems design engineering areas
    • Some experience out on the construction site performing loop checks is needed
    • Experience using Intergraph Smartplant software is required
    • You need a working knowledge of ISA Standards and International Codes
    • You should expect to travel to the field 10-20% of the time to the field
    • You need some experience with Intergraph InTools software is neededBenefits

      • 401K
      • Health Insurance, and more... Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

        Experience: 0 years

        Salary: 48.08 - 62.5 per HOUR


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