Instrument Project Engineer

  • 12/02/2021
  • Ref.0434

On Line People Limited are currently looking for an Instrument Project Engineer to work for one of our major clients based in Immingham. This is initially a contract position for approximately twelve (12) months.


  • To ensure engineering requirements are properly implemented and instrumentation technical support is provided to support Company operations and the development of new projects.
  • Support and guide design and draughting personnel in the production of drawings and specifications to ensure these are produced to Company Standards without error and to and agreed schedule.
  • Co-ordinate and own activities to ensure design packages are completed in a timely manner.
  • Provide a focal point between the Project Contractor, Vendors (which may include Equipment suppliers and/or sub-contractors to the main engineering/construction contractors), Company Project Team and Records Group.
  • Ensure all site measurement and investigation work is accomplished to ensure design allows for safe and economic construction.
  • Provide feedback to the Records Group at the end of the Project to ensure any possible improvements to the Standards and/or Procedures are captured for inclusion in future Projects.


  • Provide instrument engineering expertise to enable estimates, design and construction functions to be fulfilled.
  • Review the scope of works for the Project highlighting any uncertainties or omissions and be actively involved with queries and discussions to establish accurate scope and understanding.
  • Produce specifications as required
  • Produce calculations as required
  • Assist in generation of cost estimates
  • Establish and maintain a good working relationship
  • Ensure all designs & documentation (including vendor & manufacturer supplied information and inspection documentation) comply with Company standards and requirements.
  • Produce Management of Change Documentation.
  • Produce Safety Instrumented Systems Documentation in line with Company Standards and IEC61511

Critical Skills

  • Microsoft Office Products.
  • Experience working on a top tier COMAH site.
  • Technically competent with reference to protection concepts for Hazardous Areas
  • Competent in Design and Management of Safety Instrument Systems

Essential Qualifications

  • Preferred Degree in Control/ Electronic Systems or equivalent subject


  • HNC - Instrument & Control Operations Engineering or equivalent subject + 10 years’ experience at Engineer Grade.