Lead Instrument Engineer



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Up to USD0.00 per year

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Branch Information

Houston Engineering - (USA) SPACES CityCentre One 800 Town & Country Boulevard TX Houston , TX 77024



Job Description

General Description: The Lead Instrument Engineer be the SME for instrumentation and controls across various projects in the engineering organization.

* Lead significant instrumented engineering projects.

* Perform detailed instrument engineering review of capital projects led by Project Engineers

* Development of instrument design criteria and performance specifications.

* Conceptual scope definitions, risk assessments, design and economic evaluation of processes or facility modifications.

* Work with plant stakeholders to develop project scopes while including the appropriate engineering standards pertinent to the projects.

* Direct all aspects of project execution to ensure effective, timely and lowest overall cost of capital projects.

* Coordinate both in-house resources and external contractors to achieve project objectives.

* Provide all required project cost tracking and forecasting to realistically reflect outcomes for assigned projects.

* Maintain the risk profile on the project to acceptable levels, as defined by the project stakeholders and executive leadership expectations.

* Responsible for project installation, commissioning and process trouble-shooting.

* Maintain relationships with equipment suppliers and specialists.

* Providing instrumented system technical support to plant maintenance and operational personnel.

Education and Experience

* B.S. Electrical Engineering, Control System, or applicable fields from ABET accredited program minimum. Graduate level engineering or business education is beneficial.

* Experience in Chemical Industry

* Working knowledge of DCS and PLCs

* Strong MS Office skills

* Working knowledge of AutoCAD and SAP a plus