Electrical, Automation and Instrumentation Site Engineer

Blue Projects is a dynamic and innovative consulting firm that specializes in delivering customized Engineering and Project Management solutions to clients in the industrial sector.

We are seeking a highly motivated Electrical, Automation and Instrumentation Site Engineer to join our team in the United Kingdom.

How the ideal candidate would look like?

  • Technical University – Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Electrical / Automation Engineering or equivalent (Control and Computer Control Systems, Mechatronic Engineering)
  • Open to relocating to different parts of the United Kingdom for varying durations to accommodate project needs (mostly NW UK)
  • Relevant experience in developing and commissioning process control applications: 3+ years.
  • Demonstrated expertise in DCS/PLC architecture, configuration, and troubleshooting.
  • Understanding of the principles of operation, reliability, and performance characteristics of instrumentation, measurements, analyzers, and control valves
  • Experience with process controls equipment including PLCs, DCSs, HMIs, SCADA systems, SQL relational database systems, and Network Hubs including debugging skills as well as Modbus, OPC, Profibus, and Ethernet IP
  • Experience with writing software test plans, user requirement definitions and functional design documents/specifications
  • Advanced level of English is a must
  • Strong technical communication skills
  • Knowledge of applicable codes related to automation and PLC programming (IEC 61131)
  • Fundamental understanding of Process Safety Management (PSM) systems and High Hazard Processes.
  • Knowledge of communications between machine PLCs and database systems (corporate ERP integration platforms, MES/IT systems)
  • Willingness to relocate for project assignments

What are the responsibilities?

  • Monitoring compliance and ensuring all safety standards are met – requires understanding of design standards for electrical systems, instrumentation, process control and automation platforms, understanding of site safety standards and regulations
  • Monitoring quality of the works performed by contractors and compliance with the national, international and site/client standards
  • Registering, addressing and follow-up on non-conformities and snag items
  • Develops and/or provides input in the creation of checklists for verification of electrical systems, control systems, instrumentation, and automation platform.
  • Construction supervision and contractor management on the project sit
  • Prepare and present frequent reports on site construction works progress, milestones, risks and interfaces with other disciplines
  • Conduct site contractor meetings and document with corresponding minutes of meetings
  • Assist installation contractor resources in solving site related construction issues, requires “hands-on” approach, problem identification and solving skills
  • Multidisciplinary interaction and interface management on the construction site
  • Knowledge of construction “good practices” regarding field electrical and control system installations

TOP reasons why Blue Projects may be a strategic choice:

  • International exposure, working with top blue-chip companies leaders in the industry
  • Annual financial rewards and salary raises according to a solid and replicable performance appraisal program
  • Real career opportunities and advancement perspectives within our supportive teams
  • Smart, kind, and open to communication team environment
  • Access to LinkedIn Learning Platform
  • Psychological and well-being services offered by a well-known provider
  • Employee Assistance Program