Overview / Responsibilities
Wood (trading locally as PSN KazStroy) is currently looking for a Lead Instrument Engineer to join our team in Atyrau (for KZ passport holders only).
We are looking for candidates with the drive and commitment to make a genuine difference to our performance to ensure that the company continues to differentiate itself from competitors by delivering quality projects to our client’s requirements.
Able to manage and co-ordinate the instrument discipline team and achieve objectives with resources
Evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making minor adaptations to major modifications
Manage the design of larger and more complex projects which involve conventional types of plans, investigations and surveys with complex features for which there are not precedents
Shall be conversant in preparation of control / ESD / F&G philosophies / specifications, instrument selection and sizing, I / O schedules, load schedules, block diagrams, cause and effects, loop diagrams, instrument data sheets, pneumatic hook-ups
Job tasks, correctly performed, impact indirectly on cost containment, efficiency, profitability or operations
Participate in safety reviews, HAZOPs and SIL Assessments
Ensure Safety in design and HSE requirements
Undertake checking and approval activities in accordance with company procedures
Undertake internal QA checks on discipline activities and deliverables
Ensure adherence to company / client’s policies, procedures and core values
Assignments usually include the following either directly or supervising
Control theories and application
Control, safety system, F&G definition and engineering execution
Specification and procurement of field instruments
Specification, procurement and detail design of Control and Safety Systems
Provide technical direction for Instrument Engineers and Designers
Provides training, mentoring and technical guidance to instrument engineers and designers working in the group
Skills / Qualifications
Certification as a Licensed / Chartered Professional Engineer is preferred
Proficiency in Sizing Software : Flow Elements, Control & Safety Valves
Working knowledge of Smartplant INtools
Working knowledge of Russian GOST and SNiPs
Good communications (oral and written), networking, collaboration and well developed team-working skills
Experience with supervision and developing potential in others
Offshore and onshore oil & gas related design experience
Experience of a leadership role in Instrumentation & Control Design and Engineering with the ability to manage a team.
Expert in writing reports
Familiarity with International Design Guidelines and Standards
Commercially and contractually aware and able to manage budgets
Skills typically acquired through 20 years’ experience with 10 -15 years’ experience at senior level in instrumentation & control engineering position.
Fully conversant with standard offshore international and national industry standards and specifications
Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges.
We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list) : race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.