Senior Electrical & Instrumentation Engineer

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Senior Electrical and Instrumentation Engineer


An exciting opportunity for a Senior Electrical & Instrumentation Engineer to join a Process Systems Team within the Oil & Gas sector, that provide state-of-the-art flow control products, systems and services to companies around the world.


  • Evaluate customer inquiries and specifications in support of the proposal team to determine the best Electrical / Instrument requirements for the application. Includes determining the required scope of work to be provided and developing the best strategy to win the technical proposal.

  • Specify and design E&I equipment to match specifications or clearly define differences (clarifications or exceptions list) to customers.

  • Develop "deliverables" for cost estimating, design engineering, and drafting.

  • Creation of all E&I feed/project deliverables in accordance with the businesses and Client requirements.

  • Prepare Oil and Gas Electrical design basis and specifications/datasheets for all Electrical Equipment in compliance with client requirement and international codes and standards.

  • Review / comment on complex PFDs and P&IDs and Perform Instrument and Electrical Equipment sizing calculations.

  • Attend client clarification and kick off meetings as required.

  • Participate in client HAZOP or lead internal HAZOP.

  • Produce Installation, Operating (Start-up and Shut-down) & Maintenance Instruction manuals, including lists for Consumables, Special Tools, Lubricants, and Utilities.

  • Develop equipment data sheets with E&I data.

  • Prepare Electrical Single Line Diagrams

  • Provide technical support for troubleshooting and perform on-site start-up and/or troubleshooting.

  • Approve and follow engineering project schedule, coordinate design work with the global resource as applicable, input to man-hour estimates and utilize MOC process.

  • Knowledge share in the development of others and Produce training materials and run training sessions


  • Minimum Bachelor of Science Degree (BEng or BSc) OR a Master Degree (MEng or MSc) Electrical, Electronic Engineering, Control Systems

  • 10+ years' experience in the Design and Selection of Electrical and Instrumentation Equipment within the Oil & Gas industry (or potentially the Power Industry).

  • Experience in electrical power and grounding systems, HV/MV/LV switchgear, motors, Generators, VFDs, transformers.

  • In-depth knowledge of national and international codes (IEEE, IEC, NEMA) and standards for oil field process equipment design, field installation and start-up procedures.

  • To be highly competent in electrical and instrument design and specification.

  • Familiar with the specification and installation practices of hazardous area equipment in accordance with international certification standards such as IECEx, ATEX and UL.

  • Experience in the specification instrumentation and package PLC systems would be advantageous.

For immediate consideration for this role, please apply within.

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