Instrument Engineer

  • 20/05/2019
  • Ref.0365

On Line People Limited are currently looking for a Instrument Engineer to work for one of our major clients based in Immingham. This is initially a contract position for approximately 12 months after which time the role will be re-assessed.

Job Description

You will be responsible for the mechanical integrity and reliability of the refinery C+I assets. Participate in the development and implementation of the C+I reliability and asset care strategies and provide technical support to refinery operations & maintenance teams. 

Main Responsibilities

  • Provision of Instrument maintenance engineering and reliability expertise to the Instrument Superintendent.
  • Daily monitoring and recording of critical instrumentation performance.
  • Specification, installation and commissioning of a wide range of field instrumentation, control and safety equipment including control valves, thermowells and flow measurement orifice plates
  • Quality Assurance of SIS maintenance and proof testing activities and documentation.
  • Screening of initial SIS proof test postponement requests
  • Familiarity with SIS lifecycle documentation, ability to read and understand SIL calculations and SRS.
  • Production and peer review of general maintenance and SIS proof test procedures.
  • Use of computerised engineering tools, SAP, EIMS, Livelink.
  • Provision of technical engineering reviews for management of change documents.
  • Hands on provision of support to area instrument technicians and supervisors.
  • Support for regulatory inspections and audits (HSE / EA) within area of responsibility.
  • Acts as project leader for Instrument Maintenance projects.

Essential Skills

  • Establish priorities and develop critical tasks
  • Accept ownership, are accountable and deliver on commitments
  • Committed to continuous improvement. Encourages creativity and innovation.
  • Understand and use functional expertise to contribute to the success of the business.
  • Familiar with instrument maintenance and reliability strategy

Essential Qualifications

  • Degree Qualified in relevant E/I subject.
  • Experience of working in a maintenance engineering role within a high hazard industry.
  • Chartered Engineer preferred
  • TUV Functional Safety Engineer preferred
  • CompEx12 or similar preferred