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DCS / Control Systems Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Dubai
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 10/06/2013
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The Role:
Our client, a leading international Exploration & Production Company in the Oil & Gas industry are looking to appoint an experienced DCS/Controls System Engineer for their team in Dubai. The successful candidate will have at least 10 years of operations/engineering experience in the oil & gas industry in the position of Control Systems Engineer. In addition they will have onshore project experience including sour fields and previous Middle East experience.

Key responsibilities will include:
* Review of discipline related engineering documents (DCS, ESD, F&G systems) based on the international codes and standards starting from conceptual design (FEED) to detail design
* Prepare and provide Contractors discipline related input data and to assist on prepare bid documentation packages
* Check detailed equipment specifications and instrument data sheets based on vendor selection criteria, characteristics and conditions of the physical environment, regulations, and performance requirements in order to purchase equipment and support system design and development
* Execute coordination & supervision Control systems discipline from start to commissioning including all necessary coordination with other facilities for interface and overall control and monitoring
* Perform safety and/or hazard analyses, security analyses, and regulatory compliance assessments by identifying key issues and risks in order to comply with applicable standards, policies, and regulations
* Participate in developing the functional description of the automation solution (e.g., control scheme, alarms, HMI, reports) using rules established in the definition stage in order to guide development and programming
* Understand company HSSE practices, policies and procedures, including the impact of DCS/controls equipment and operations as well as familiarity with Industry Standards

Key Skills / Attributes:
* Degree qualified
* Previous Middle East onshore sour gas field project experience
* Good knowledge in the PLC/DCS/SIS architecture & configuration
* Understanding of Safety Life Cycle, including Hazard and Risk Analysis, Fault Tree Analysis (FTA) and Safety Integrity Levels (SIL)
* Understanding of field instrumentation and associated technologies as well as some understanding of electrical equipment
* Knowledge and understanding of, specific industry standards including ISA-S84.01 and IEC 61508 and 61511 and various electrical Codes and industry instrumentation standards
* Experience with process control hardware, software, and associated computer system and infrastructure
* Complete understanding of the engineering documents associated with instrumentation such as: P&IDs, loop sheets, specification sheets, writing diagrams, ladder logic, logic diagrams, installation detail drawings, etc.
* Complete understanding of field construction, sequence of events, how to track progress, how to verify proper installation, and control loop checking

Attractive tax free salary, full expat benefits package, bonuses and relocation.
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