Lead/Senior Control & Instrumentation Designer

Excellent opportunities to join a leading engineering business during a period of continued growth as we support the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Renewable Energy and Nuclear sectors.

InSite Technical Services is recruiting a staff Lead/Senior Control & Instrumentation Designer to join our team in Pembrokeshire.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Execute design and draughting activities through all project stages (concept, FEED and detailed design).
  • Work from P&ID and site layouts.
  • Prepare and check drawings including general arrangements, cables routes, block diagrams, loops sheets, hook-ups.
  • Prepare and check control panel designs including general arrangements and wiring diagrams.
  • Liaise with clients, contractors and vendors
  • Provide technical directions and inputs to C&I Design personnel.
  • Makes project technical decisions in coordination with C&I Engineers
  • Carry-out checking of discipline drawings.
  • Co-ordinate C&I activities with other disciplines.
  • Attend internal and external project review meetings.
  • Participate in technical review meetings, such as 3D model reviews, design reviews, HAZIDs, etc.
  • Monitor changes in scope of work and raises change notification to the Lead Engineer or Project Manager.
  • Ensure all deliverables are aligned with company and client procedures and applicable standards; ensure documents are originated, checked and approved by suitably competent personnel
  • Input to project plans and schedules.
  • Identification of scope of work required to undertake a project.
  • Estimation of deliverables and hours required to deliver discipline scope on a project.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Minimum 10 years relevant experience, 15+ years preferable.
  • HNC or equivalent in appropriate engineering subject.
  • Significant, demonstrable experience in detailed design engineering.
  • Experience of developing, reviewing and approving instrument deliverables such as general arrangements, cables routes, block diagrams, loops sheets, hook-ups.
  • Significant experience working with AutoCAD.
  • Experienced in commissioning and commissioning support.
  • Familiar with ATEX requirements including Intrinsically Safe.
  • Functional safety experience preferred but not mandatory.
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of relevant Industry Codes and Standards.
  • Competent in the use of MS Office applications.
  • Exposure to mentoring of junior team members and apprentices.
  • Ability to work in South, West Wales
  • Must have the right to work in the UK.

If you have the skills, experience and drive to strengthen our team further, then we would like to hear from you.

Please forward your CV and covering letter to recruitment@insitetechnical.com

We offer a competitive remuneration package along with a collaborative, supportive working environment.

  • 10% company pension contribution.
  • Private medical healthcare available after successful completion of probation period.

We are a growing company based in Pembrokeshire.  Known across the world for its legendary coastal scenery, and with Britain’s only coastal National Park, Pembrokeshire is the perfect place to easily achieve that work/life balance goal.

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1 Cleddau Bridge Business Park,
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