Instrumentation & Control Engineer

Job Title: Instrumentation & Control Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Metairie, United States
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-01-02
Reference: BH-96786
Contact Name: Erica Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 02, 2019 23:31

Job Description


The successful candidate will design, specify, and implement field instrumented devices, pressure relief devices, process analyzers and interfaces to process control systems. They will also have responsibility for support role of field instrumentation, analyzer maintenance and capital projects to facilitate the PAC Group’s role to improve yields, occupancy and production rates. Lastly, they will also apply principles and techniques gained within industry wide automation technical competencies to accomplish these goals.


  • Identify and implement measurement and control improvement projects, interfacing with Process and Control Systems Engineers to achieve Automation and Controls improvement goals
  • Support in updating and managing unit calibration requirements for new/existing metering instruments and process analyzers.
  • Assist 3rd party and maintenance technicians for various analyzers
  • Development and optimization of Preventive Maintenance (PM) procedures for field instruments and analyzers
  • Provide updates to safety/environmental critical instrument maintenance plans, and provide support to audit and validate safety/environmental critical instrument inspections.
  • Focal point for Pressure Relief Device specifications and relief system design with support from Process Engineering and Mechanical Engineering roles.
  • Drive to completion actions to reduce usage and energy consumption, improve yields, minimize waste, and increase occupancy from an instrumentation standpoint.
  • Provide engineering support to instrument maintenance and reliability personnel.
  • Provide instrumentation support during major plant turnarounds (T/A)