• Title
    Senior Instrumentation and Control System Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Instrumentation
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood has an opportunity for a Senior Instrumentation and Control System Engineer. The candidate will be involved in the following activities:

    • Execution of project work, in accordance with the Discipline Design Instructions, including Wood and/or Project Procedures on Safety and Quality Control, within the man-hour, cost budgets and the project schedule targets
    • Review and comment PFD / P&ID for any field instrument/control / interlock / safety related representations
    • Participating in HAZOP / SIL review meeting. Implementing safety instrument design as per review reports
    • Implementing safety instrument design as per HAZOP / SIL review reports, performing the SIL calculations and preparing safety requirement specifications
    • Update of P&ID and instrument structure design for the SIL requirements
    • Preparation / review / development of specifications of DCS / SIS / F&G systems and any other PLC related systems
    • Preparation of system architecture for DCS, SIS, F&G, or any other control systems
    • Preparation of material requisitions for field instrumentation, process analysers, DCS / SIS / F&G systems, SCADA or any other control systems required for the project
    • Preparation of technical bid evaluations of suppliers’ proposal for field instrumentation, process analysers and control systems
    • Preparation of the field instrumentation and control system requirement for package units; supporting package specialists for MR, technical clarification and bid evaluations, document review and approval. Coordinating the interfaces between package unit control system and plant control systems
    • Review and approve vendor documents for incorporation into the design and co-ordination with other disciplines. Provide the input to other disciplines, such as electrical consumption for electrical power supply design, heat dissipation for ACMV design, weight and dimension for civil/architecture design
    • Preparation of cause & effect matrix, logic diagrams, control narratives and safety narratives, any other necessary control & ESD system related documents for the system configurations
    • Perform the calculation of SIL verifications and revise the instrument design structures where required
    • Review and check the all the activities and documents required for the lifecycles of the safety instrumented system
    • Review and check of suppliers’ hardware and software configuration
    • Design of control buildings as far as Control systems needs are concerned
    • Review and check of vendor documentation after Purchase Order placement
    • Instruct and advise instrument design team for the control system hardware and cabling installation design, system cabinet earthing and grounding design
    • Preparation of instrument bill of quantity and subcontractor requisition for control system hardware installation work
    • Review / comment / approval of supplier’s test procedures; attend FAT / SAT and follow up with any punch list
    • Preparation of functional test procedures for loop testing when requested by client
    • Requires extensive and independent contact with clients, vendor’s representatives and project field personnel. Attend and participate in coordination meetings required
    • Direct and / or participate in job site visits to collect or deliver design and engineering data
    • Ensuring that all comments are consistent and are included in the drawings according to the applicable procedure

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Master Degree in Automation and Control Engineering
    • Proven experience in Instrumentation and Control systems engineering sector
    • Highly motivated, well organized, resourceful and proactive
    • Possess good interpersonal skills with sound written and oral communication skills
    • Flexible approach and able to work under pressure with a can-do attitude and a desire to win
    • Availability to assignment in site
    • Fluent in Italian (mother tongue) and in English 

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws

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