Lead Process Control System

Job Title: Lead Process Control System
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Houston, United States
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-08-27
Reference: BH-114759
Contact Name: Victor Herrera
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 28, 2019 23:05

Job Description


Department: Engineering                                                                          

Title:     Process Control System Engineer                                  

Location: Houston, Tx 


  • Makes decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have a far reaching impact on extensive engineering and related activities of the Company.
  • Recognized leader and authority in the company in a broad area of specialization or in a narrow but intensely specialized field.
  • Negotiates critical and controversial issues with top level engineers and officers of other organizations and companies.
  • Continually upgrades technical knowledge and capabilities.
  • Plans the work of engineers in programs of critical importance to the Company.
  • Works with business development personnel on client proposals.
  • Functions as Lead Engineer on Major Projects
  • Organizes work to comply with project requirements.
  • Coordinates with other departments.
  • Prepares and updates the Department Design Basis for projects
  • Prepares material requisitions and technical input to subcontract packages.
  • Maintains a copy of the relevant sections of the project estimate and generates change notices.
  • Assigns all engineering work including checking of calculations; reviews engineering sketches.
  • Checks drawings for conformity with design requirements.
  • Stamps drawings as required.
  • Ensures that drawing recheck is performed.
  • Reviews other disciplines and vendor print inter-squad drawings.
  • Assigns engineer to review drawings.
  • Reviews and helps update drawing schedule.  Makes forecasts.
  • Keeps Manager informed of any changes in staffing requirements.
  • Saves original calculations for Department/Project files.
  • Through lessons learned on projects, provides input for continuous improvement.
  • Develops standard specifications and design standards.
  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering - Electrical, Chemical, Mechanical.
  • Licensed Professional Engineer (preferred).


  • 15 plus years of experience.
  • SPI/INtools  proficient.
  • Process Control Systems Engineering Lead in the Oil & Gas Industry on major projects
  • Specifying and procurement of Instrumentation.  Analyzers systems a plus.
  • Solid knowledge of ISA, API, API-14C, IEC standards.
  •  Experience with complete engineering, design, specification, procurement and testing  of DCS/SIS/Fire and Gas systems, control systems revamps and safety requirement specifications.
  • Experience as Lead Engineer or Lead Control Systems Engineer