With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.
We are seeking for a dynamic individual to join our Control, Automation and Electrical team who is interested in tackling challenging projects and assignments.
The Senior Instrumentation and Control (I&C) engineer will lead large and small projects with a focus on the instrumentation and control deliverables required for Mining, Energy and Infrastructure projects.
The individual will provide guidance on instrumentation and control techniques to produce necessary deliverables on various projects from Feasibility studies to Detail design. The candidate will also support various proposals and interface with clients as necessary.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a diverse and dynamic team that takes pride in delivering quality projects.
Responsibilities and Duties
Define I&C project requirements as they relate to scope, cost and schedule.
Responsible in developing the following I&C deliverables:
I&C Design Criteria
Input to PFDs
General Layout drawings/ Instrument location drawings
Prepare Technical specifications for instrumentation and control systems
Perform bid evaluation and Technical recommendation
Instrument Installation drawings
Instrument Index and IO Lists
Functional Descriptions/Control Narratives
Responsible to ensure deliverables are technically correct and meet industry and project standards.
Participate in HAZOP and other process safety related reviews as required.
Review vendor shop/manufacturing drawings to ensure conformity with engineering designs.
Review other discipline drawings/documents and vendor data to ensure conformity with I&C design criteria.
Interface with other discipline engineers to ensure technical and physical interfaces are addressed.
Manage and treat Instrumentation supply packages or contract packages as mini projects; managing the scope, schedule and cost aspects of the relevant package. Actively manage the relationships with vendors to ensure that suitable outcomes are achieved for all parties concerned.
Responsible for engineering work packages to ensure that project budgets and schedules are being met.
Required Qualifications and Skills
A recognized degree in electrical engineering or chemical engineering from an accredited university or a technologist certification with suitable experience.
Registration as a professional engineer or technologist
Minimum ten years of project engineering experience, specific to Instrumentation and Control
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent planning and organizational skills
Ability to function with minimal supervision
Sound understanding of design engineering codes and technical standards
Ability to delegate tasks and effectively supervise others
Experience with 3D data centric design systems.
Experience with an I&C design tool such as Smartplant Instrumentation or equivalent.
Experience designing and reviewing communication networks using fibre optics and/or copper and standard network appliances.
Experience with commissioning.
Nice to Have Qualifications
DCS/PLC Programming experience is an asset.
Safety Engineer Certifications (TUV/ISA) is an asset.
Communications certifications (CISCO or equivalent) is an asset.
We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation.