Randstad I&C Engineer in Houston, Texas

I&C Engineer

job details:

  • location:Houston, TX

  • salary:$100,000 - $130,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, July 11, 2018

  • experience:0 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Engineering, Accounting, Research, Management & Related Svcs

  • reference:141431

job description

I&C Engineer

Engineering & Construction client involved in heavy industrial plant EPC plant projects is looking for a Lead Instrumentation & Controls Engineer to join their team in Houston. You need a BS degree in Engineering and 15-20 years of experience supporting EPC projects in the Oil & Gas, Chemical or Petrochemical industry. Client prefers local candidates but will provide relocation for the right candidate. * compensation is commensurate with experience *

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 valves

Requirements for the I&C Engineer

  • 10-20 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

  • BS or MS degree in Engineering is needed and a PE license a PLUS

  • Experience using Intergraph Smartplant software is a PLUS

  • 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 needed

< Benefits for the I&C Engineer

  • Full benefits package provided

  • Relocation package

  • Excellent pay

  • Robust bonus program

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