System One Services Senior Instrument & Control engineer in Kansas City, Missouri

Senior Instrument & Control engineerKansas City, Missouri

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Job ID:133943

Date Posted:10/23/2018

We are seeking aSenior Instrument & Control engineerfor our Kansas City, MO office.

Instrument & Control engineering including front-end planning, I&C quantity and cost estimation, conceptual studies, detailed design, factory acceptance testing (FAT), and construction & startup support for mid to major scale EPC projects in Oil & Gas refineries and Chemical industrial facilities. Lead a team of Instrument & Controls Engineers and Designers in the execution of design and interfaces with a multi-discipline project team, consisting of engineering and project managers, project controls, estimating, multiple engineering disciplines, construction, and startup & commissioning. Maintain effective communication within the project team. Actively participate in project change management. Provide leadership and guidance to less experienced staff members.

Job duties:

  • Responsible for preparing instruments and control systems specifications, instruments and instrument valves data sheets, RFQs, technical bid summaries, and purchase recommendations.

  • Responsible for the review of instrument and control systems vendor drawings and data. Interface with suppliers, clients, other engineering disciplines, detailers/designers.

  • Participates in the development of P&ID's and equipment/subcontract package specifications.

  • Lead development of logic diagrams, instrument index, I/O List, cause & effects, control narratives."


  • B.Sc. degree in Electrical, Chemical, or Mechanical, engineering with 10+ years’ experience in Instrumentation & Control engineering within Oil, Gas, & Chemical industry

  • PE license is required

  • Ability to perform quality reviews for detailed engineering documents and specifications

  • Familiarity with variety of control and safety systems (DCS, SIS, BMS, PLC, SCADA)

  • Experienced in Field Instruments and Control Valve selection, calculation and detailed specifications

  • Ability to participate in risk management review sessions (HAZOP, LOPA, SIL)

  • Knowledge of applicable design standards covering Instrument & Control Design/Engineering such as API, NFPA, ISA, PIP, IEC, IEEE, ISO, NACE

  • Must be willing and eligible to obtain or currently hold a valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)

  • Familiarity with SmartPlant tools, particularly SPI (InTools), is preferred

  • Ability to lead execution of work and resolve issues in a team environment

  • Previous EPC project execution experience is desirable

  • Experience with designing and supporting Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS), Safety Instrumented Functions (SIF), Layers of Protection Analysis (LOPA), and High Integrity Pressure Protection Systems (HIPPS).

  • Strong communication & leadership skills

  • 15% travel is required

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