LNG Instrument Engineer

Negotiable
12 February 2020

JOB DESCRIPTION


LNG INSTRUMENT ENGINEER (PLANT OPERATIONS)
Client: Major US-based LNG Operator
Location: Gulf Coast, USA

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The position of Instrument Engineer reports to the site-based Lead Instrument Engineer and will be part of a small team responsible for ensuring that instrumentation systems function safely, efficiently, and reliably. The primary goal of the Instrument Engineer is to contribute to the Instrumentation Engineering Groups' efforts to meet business goals for production while minimizing unscheduled equipment downtime. The role will interface with the Maintenance and Operations Teams while providing technical expertise and integrity oversight in the areas of Process Control, Process Instrumentation, and Safety Instrumented Systems.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Maintenance/operations and small capital project improvement work related to Instrumentation, Safety Instrumented Systems, Fire and Gas Systems, and Process Control Systems
  • Contribute to the validation, review, and configuration changes related to the Safety Instrumented System
  • Development/review of Safety Instrumented System procedures and processes
  • Cause and Effect verification and configuration review with plant operations/maintenance teams
  • Contribute to the development of maintenance routines and procedures for Instrumentation and Safety Instrumented System
  • Contribute to the Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) process
  • Participation in HAZOPs and HAZIDs
  • Support Alarm Management
  • Support Process Trip Investigation
  • Ensure that Instrumentation and related equipment operates in compliance with local, state and federal codes and regulations (FERC, DOT/ PHMSA, TCEQ)

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Instrument, Controls, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering
  • 5-8 years of experience working with Process Instrumentation and Process Control Automation systems in operational LNG Liquefaction/Regasification, Chemical, or Petrochemical plant environments



*Candidates must have full legal authority to work in the USA without restriction or sponsorship*

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