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  • Job reference: RMS0204932

Instrument Engineer (Maintenance)

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 16/01/2019
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Time left:
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    (27/02/19)
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The Role:
Principal Accountabilities:
* To provide operations support including maintenance, fault diagnosis, installation and modifications to field instruments, process control systems, process safety systems, Fire & Gas systems and other electrical and electronic equipment.
* Monitor and optimise process alarms.
* Propose plant modifications to improve safety, environmental and reliability performance of the process facilities.
* Engineer instrument modifications.
* Provide discipline input to larger projects.
* Manage multidisciplinary projects where instrumentation is the lead discipline.
* Participate in safety and environmental reviews (e.g. HAZIDs, HAZOPs, SIL reviews, LOPA assessment).
* Participate in Incident Investigations and Root Cause Analysis.
* Investigate reliability events and implement remedial actions to reduce the likelihood of repeat events.
* Work with Turnaround Team to plan and implement instrument activities in Turnarounds.
* Manage vendors and support contractors.
* Visit offshore to perform trials, commission modifications, participate in investigations and coordinate the activities of service companies.
* Support audits and work permit reviews during offshore visits.
* As-built documents.
* Cost discipline when material sourcing, mobilisation and control of vendors.
* May be required to participate in an emergency role as defined in the Company's onshore Emergency Response Procedures.

Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
* Strong teamwork and communication skills.
* Self-starter who drives for results
* Relevant Engineering Degree (Instrument Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering etc) and working towards Chartered Engineer status

The Company:
My Client is a global market leader among the worlds integrated energy companies - applying innovative technologies to discover and develop valuable energy resources, providing high-quality products to the marketplace to meet growing energy needs and is proud to be a part of this vital industry and has a net Income of over $3.5 billion.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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