Junior/Intermediate Instrument Engineer, St. John's, NL

Connex Personnel Inc. is searching for a Junior/Intermediate Instrument Engineer for an opportunity in St. John’s, NL.

Overview:

The engineer will work as part of an offshore oil and gas engineering team to evaluate, select, specify, and engineer instrumentation for the offshore facility.  The Junior/Intermediate Instrument Engineer will perform a variety of tasks which may include calculations and field work.

Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Supports project team in development of design documentation, plans and reports for relevant project design elements.
  • Assists in the development of a design through sketches, electronic models, diagrams, lists and other visual formats.
  • Coordinates with other disciplines to ensure compatibility with the Basis of Design and technical specifications.
  • Assures compliance with project schedule and control estimates
  • Assists in the review of shop drawings and submittals, responds to request for information, prepares site observation reports, and performs other contract administration tasks.
  • Assists with the development of job specific discipline technical specifications.
  • Assists in the evaluation and selection of instrumentation and control systems and materials.
  • Attends project coordination meetings with internal team members and/or external consultants.
  • Provides oversight to instrumentation and controls designers for the development and issuance of engineering deliverables.
  • Participates in value engineering and basic cost estimating.
  • Performs calculations to analyze and design instrumentation and controls components using company standard software and proprietary manufacturer software.

Your Capabilities and Credentials:

  • Strong knowledge of instrumentation design codes and standards and other pertinent codes.
  • Thorough understanding of all phases of engineering document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications.
  • Recognizes when technical problems are developing and initiates appropriate corrective actions.
  • Ability to check own work for accuracy and completeness and manage time to meet project budget and schedule.
  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.
  • Understanding of engineering concepts and ability to effectively communicate ideas to others.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Instrumentation and Controls or Electronics discipline or equivalent Professional Qualification.
  • Registered Professional Engineer with PEGNL or eligible for registration with PEGNL.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in an instrument engineering environment in the oil and gas, mining, utility or heavy industrial industry.
  • Offshore oil and gas design engineering experience would be an asset.