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Automation/Instrumentation Lead Engineer

Houston, TX 77046

Employment Type: Contract Industry: Oil & Gas Job Number: 21445

Per Sé Group has an immediate need for a Houston-based Instrumentation & Automation Lead Engineer for an Oil & Gas corporation supporting a high-profile capital construction project. The Instrumentation & Automation Lead Engineer will report directly to the Project Engineering Manager and will be responsible for the project’ s automation design processes to ensure the design package is delivered to the organization.


Daily Responsibilities:

-Supporting the EPC automation group (Instrumentation & Control) to produce the DBM phase process deliverables and studies

-Working as part of execution project team to support other engineering discipline

-Supporting the Project Manager to adhere to the project phase scope, and schedule

-Interface with Site Process Leads to ensure cross boundary issues are identified and resolved effectively

-Interact with Technology Licensors to ensure automation equipment designs support the project execution scope

-To actively participate in relevant reviews including: P&ID reviews, HAZOPS, model reviews (2D/3D), SIL reviews, Value Engineering, and any independent reviews as necessary

-To ensure process integrity; promote safe operability, and maintainability via formal reviews (HAZOP, SIL) and/or informal alignment


Position Qualifications

-Minimum of 15 years related Oil and Gas Industry experience

-Extensive experience with process-related project deliverables (Instrument datasheets, P&IDs, loop drawings, control system narratives, PSV sizing, etc.)

-Undergraduate Degree in Electrical or Chemical Engineering

-Advanced Degree in Chemical Engineering

-Project Management Certification

-Professional Engineer, registered or eligible for registration

-Project Management

-Eligible to travel and work in the USA


Type: Full-time, Contract (2 yr project)

Veronica Arder
Technical Recruiter

Veronica’s favorite part of the job is the thrill of a candidate’s enthusiastic “Yes!” to a new job offer, and an equally pleased hiring manager who just landed a top performer. Since her time at Per Se, she’s helped countless industry professionals plan and make their next career move. Prior to her role as a recruiter, she owned a home-improvement business and learned an appreciation for the skill and sweat that goes in to getting a job done the right way. Knowing she’s making a difference in other’s lives is what keeps her going every day. 

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