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Principal Control & Instrumentation Engineer

Job description

On behalf of a major EPCM company, WRS are looking for a Principal Control & Instrumentation Engineer to work in Glasgow on a 12-month contract.

Scope of Work:
  • Work on both project and proposal work where both the technical approach and continuity must be aligned.
  • Work on both projects and proposals which will be executed across all phases of projects including Conceptual Studies; Basic; FEED; Detailed Design; Procurement through to Commissioning.
  • Work on projects and proposals which are for process plants and facilities across the Chemical; Oil and Gas; Power and Energy Transition / New Energy Sectors.
  • Develop Instrument Engineering deliverables as required on a project-by-project basis.
  • Work as the functional Lead Engineer for projects as required by the C&I Group Manager, or a Principal Engineer on a large project reporting to the lead Instrument Engineer.

The Ideal candidate will have: 

  • Experienced Instrument Engineer from concept to start-up. Lead experience on Medium / Large capital projects.
  • Competency in working within the C&I Discipline of a contracting organisation.
  • A degree qualified for the related discipline.
  • Have or are working towards Chartered Engineer status as a Member of the Institute of Measurement and Control (IMC) or Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
  • Competent in the Specification / Design / Implementation of Hazardous Area Instrumentation (ATEX).
  • Competency in the application, specification, and requisitioning of DCS, PLC, and SIS systems, with experience in the system's full lifecycle.
Full job description available for those who apply and meet the above requirements.