Principal PCS Designer

Job Title: Principal PCS Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Houston, United States
Salary: $55 - $65 per hour
Start Date: 2018-10-11
Reference: BH-91231
Contact Name: Paul Henry
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 12, 2018 18:04

Job Description



• Produces finished drawings of any complexity and density.

• Coordinates design assignments with personnel in adjacent unit areas and with personnel in other disciplines.

• Checks the work of others for accuracy, completeness, conformance to the Client/Department approved standards, specifications ad design guides and follows accepted design practices.

• Checks the intersquadintersquad drawings from other disciplines.

• Checks and approves vendor equipment outline drawings for data and information required.

• Prepares Internal Change Notices for all scope changes and revisions to specifications, flow sheets, vendor data, and the deliverables from other disciplines.

• Initiates engineering drawings and checks design model for a complex area of the project to ensure conformance with the requirements of applicable codes, design criteria, and Company procedures.

• Requires adapting and interpolating established practices and procedures.

• Familiarity with all items of equipment and materials and their function in the design of respective systems.

• Field visits required frequently to perform walk-downs.

• Reads and follows procedures as outlined in the Company and Departmental Procedures.

• Participates in improving communications within the Task Force and the Department.

• Ongoing participation in the Quality Improvement Process.

• Ensures internal and external customer satisfaction.

• Plans, organizes, staffs, schedules, assigns work, directs and controls the work of all assigned personnel within area of responsibility.

• Supervises assigned design and drafting personnel.

• Provides technical guidance and assistance to lower classified design and drafting personnel.  Supervised by the responsible PCS engineer for the project.

• Prepares complete information for design details, bills of material, etc. that can be completed by lower classified personnel.




• High School diploma plus 20 years of applicable experience, or

• Associates Degree in Engineering with 15 years of applicable experience.




• AutoCAD

• Field Survey of  instrumentation

• Detail knowledge of P&ID and field instrumentation .

• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software products

• SPI SPI-  development and production of loop templates, wiring diagrams, fiber optic, interconnection drawings, instrument indexes, modification of datasheets datasheetsdesirable.