Senior Instrumentation & Controls Eng

Company: Full Time McDermott International Sector: Electronics Engineering
  • Location: Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted : May 22, 2024
  • Salary: Negotiable

About the job

Job Overview:

The Senior Instrumentation & Controls Eng uses best practices and knowledge of internal or external issues to improve the Instrumentation & Controls discipline within McDermott. They will act as a resource for colleagues with less experience and share their conceptual and practical expertise related to the Instrumentation & Controls discipline. They solve complex problems and use discipline-specific knowledge to improve their products or services. The Senior Instrumentation & Controls Eng impacts a range of customer, operational, project, or service activities with the Instrumentation & Controls team and other related teams and ensures they work within the appropriate guidelines and policies.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Perform conceptual, FEED, Studies, and detailed analyses and design as per design basis, project specifications, design codes, and standards
  • Apply knowledge and skills to a wide range of standard and non-standard situations
  • Prepare clear and accurate detailed design calculations and analyses, including design reports and procedures
  • Manage own time to meet agreed deadlines and budgets, and develop plans for short-term work activities in own area
  • Provide technical direction and review of Designers producing products related to Instrumentation & Controls Engineering
  • Prepare and review design reports and procedures
  • Assist in providing necessary design inputs to other disciplines to enable them to proceed with their deliverables
  • Assist procurement personnel in procuring Discipline equipment, materials, and services; ensuring that work produced complies with Customer objectives and procedures Procurement assistance includes preparing and reviewing requisitions, evaluating technical quotations and preparing
  • Prepare/update/review specifications and data sheets for Instrumentation & Controls equipment
  • Prepare / review I&C equipment spare parts lists
  • Prepare/review inputs to P&ID development and markups based on receipt of vendor information, Review I&C equipment testing procedures
  • Attend A&I equipment FATs, as required
  • Assist in close out of HAZOP action items
  • Tasks as Lead Engineer
    • Works as Lead Engineer on small projects or acting as area lead or deputy lead
    • Has full responsibility for all engineering work on small-size projects
    • Has full control and manages work hours, materials, progress
    • Works in close liaison with the area leads, etc
    • Coordinates with project management
    • Assists Project Manager in:
    • Preparing deliverable control
    • Preparing schedule
    • Preparing progress reports
    • Preparing man-hour and capital expenditure estimates
    • Is responsible for filing of engineering work
    • Gives relevant feedback to the department

Reports To:

Project: Lead Engineer

Functional: Supervising Department Manager

Liaise With: AII Engineering disciplines, Fabrication group, Safety Department, Document Control, Procurement Group,

Subcontractors and Vendors, and Customers

Supervises: Instrumentation and Controls Engineers

Essential Qualifications and Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering (Master’s Degree is Preferred)
  • 7-10 years in oil and gas with a major contractor or consultant predominantly performing detail design
  • Strong working knowledge of many design techniques and analysis methods, and detailed knowledge of the content and application of standards, codes, and guidelines as applicable
  • Good organizer, motivator, and supervisor
  • Keen on improving the effectiveness of the work
  • Show flexibility and ensure proper hand-over with regards to:
    • The reassignment to other departments/construction sites/fabrication yards
    • The replacement of colleagues during illness and holidays
    • The provision of assistance to other colleagues with heavy workloads (also other projects) when possible/desirable
    • The managing/learning of current working methods and software applications
    • The reassignment to other McDermott offices

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