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  • Job reference: RMS0143957

I&C/MICC Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Calgary
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 31/07/2014
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Our client, a major owner/operating company, requires expertise for their ongoing oil sands mega-projects in Alberta.

This position is open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents only.

The Role:
The I&C/MICC Engineer stewards all phases of instrumentation and controls engineering and ensures that the Project's requirements, as detailed in the Facilities Design Basis and Project Design Basis, for all instrument and controls engineering are carried out faithfully, and in a timely fashion. Stewards I&C engineering aspects of the Project with other discipline leads on the PT, as necessary. Oversees the work of the Main Instrumentation and Controls Contractor (MICC) Project Manager and his organization. Stewards the interfaces among the PT and the Contractor's organization with respect to instrumentation to ensure quality and appropriate management of change.
• Primary responsibility to ensure proper design and timely delivery of software/hardware for ICSS (Integrated Safety and Control System).
• Provide overall instrumentation and controls engineering technical expertise
• Steward the MICC and EPC Contractor's activities with respect to instrumentation and automation including:
Development of instrumentation logic and loop diagrams
Development of interface design of package vendors’ control systems with Kearl ICSS Development and design of the I&C system
Development of the schedule, recommended deliverables, and labor hour estimate for instrumentation
Measurement and reporting of engineering progress
Selection, specification, and inspection of instrumentation components
Procurement of tagged items including preparation of specifications, vendor recommendations, etc.
Instrumentation estimates for weight control report, as needed for modularization/transportation
• Review, evaluate, and advise:
Instrument specifications, logic and loop diagrams
Network architecture, cabinet layouts and hardware design of automation enclosures.
Brownfield integration strategies.
Compliance with design methods & safety factors to be used in design of project.
Reviews completed design for correctness, compliance, & operability
Operability of the unit or plant for start up, normal, turndown, and shutdown modes. Reviews or sets design basis for abnormal operating conditions
Technical bid tabulations for instruments and instrumentation systems
Provide planning input for shop tests and Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs) and protocols
• Participate in I&C technical specification preparation, as required
• Participate in Hazard Operability (HAZOP) reviews
• Participate in hardware and software factory acceptance tests at MICC contractor’s works, vendor sites, module yards and at Kearl site.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Thorough and extensive knowledge of:
Industrial control and safety systems. Experience with Delta-V is preferred.
Design and implementation of Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) and Fire and Gas systems (FGS).
Instrumentation and controls engineering principles, theories, and concepts
Applicable codes, standards, and trade practices
• Thorough knowledge and expert judgment in the selection and application of Instrumentation hardware
• Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology
• 7+ years of closely related professional engineering experience, 3+ years of which should be at the Senior Instrument Engineer level
• Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of software programs, Lotus Notes, etc.
• Ability to adapt to tight deadlines, heavy workloads, and frequent changes in priorities.
• Ability to travel to vendor sites, contractor facilities, module yards and Kearl site as
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