Instrument Engineer SIS

  • 20/05/2019
  • Ref.0364

On Line People Limited are currently looking for a Instrument Engineer (SIS) 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

The provision of measurement, control and safety system engineering support to enable;

  • Compliance with corporate Required Standards for SIS / Instrumented IPL’s
  • BS EN 61511 compliance activities
  • Development of PHA/HAZOP/LOPA improvement actions related to Instrumentation.
  • Closure of Health and Safety Executive action items including COMAH safety report updates.

Main Responsibilities

  • Support the Lead Instrument Engineer and SIS Engineer in the management of critical instrumentation.
  • Conduct Functional Safety Assessments and Audits and assist with the closure of existing open FSA actions.
  • Assist with the implementation of the Functional Safety competency management system.
  • Provide Instrument / SIS support during PHA/LOPA studies.
  • Review PHA/LOPA output to ensure validity of instrumented safeguarding claims
  • Develop / Implement maintenance plans / strategies associated with new PHA / LOPA
  • Conduct initial screening of PHA action items and where relevant develop project scope.
  • Produce specifications, calculations and cost estimates as required supporting assigned projects.

Essential Skills

  • Working knowledge and experience of Safety Instrumented Systems design and management activities
  • Working knowledge and experience of Instrumentation maintenance practises / techniques
  • Ability to understand technical documentation (Loop diagrams, C&E, P&ID’s)
  • Establishes priorities and manages multiple parallel critical tasks.
  • Good organisational and communication skills
  • Self-motivated team worker with an eye for detail.
  • Ability to perform PFD calculations.
  • Previous experience with SAP PM modules preferred.

Essential Qualifications

  • Engineering Degree in an Electrical, Electronic or Control subject.
  • Member of the InstMC, IET or IChemE
  • Chartered Engineer preferred
  • Functional Safety Engineer certification e.g TUV FS Eng