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Instrument Engineer (Maintenance) - Algeria

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Instrument Engineer (Maintenance) - Algeria

On behalf of an independent Oil & Gas operator, WRS are looking for an Instrument Engineer to work in Algeria on a contract, rotational basis. This will be a 12 month renewable contract, paying a day rate in USD.

Reporting to the Chef Service Instrumentation  but indirectly to the Chef de Division Maintenance within Maintenance Department, the maintenance instrument engineer has responsibility to assist and support routine instrumentation works, compliance activities and statutory planned and unplanned shutdown works within the central processing facility

Job Duties include:
  • Site wide support on all I&C systems related to a remote joint venture oil processing facility.
  • Develop and incorporate maintenance procedures for Honeywell EPKS ICSS and SIS systems , including database backups, regular check pointing and associated hardware and software checks.
  • Develop instrumentation preventative maintenance procedures
  • Assist in shutdown execution instrument works as shutdown instrument supervisor
Ideal candidate will have:
  • Engineering Degree, ideally in Instruments, Controls or Electrical Engineering
  • At least 8 years’ experience in the maintenance of instrumentation equipment within oil and gas production facilities.
  • Experience working on similar operated producing projects
  • Experience working for an operator
  • Experience on remote desert project (Algeria experience preferred)