C & I Engineer

Job Title: C & I Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Salary: €40000 - €50000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-02-26
Reference: 76224
Contact Name: Jonathan Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 18, 2018 15:53

Job Description

Job Title:  Control & Instrumentation Engineer

Location: Dublin & International Projects

Salary: €Neg Dependent on Experience

The Client

Our client is a leading global engineering consultancy. They  focus on the delivery of large scale, capital infrastructure projects and are looking to add an experienced Control & Instrumentation Engineer to their team.

The Role

The Project Engineer will work within a team of engineers delivering services  to support  and International clients in delivering power plant projects on existing generating stations and development of new generating stations.


Key Responsibilities
  • Provision and management of design engineering services including undertaking design studies, feasibility studies and fault investigations
  • Manage C&I projects from inception, specification, design review, procurement, installation, commissioning and handover to client
  • Specification writing for procurement and refurbishment of equipment
  • Equipment procurement and selection
  • Technical design review of contractor’s designs during execution phase of projects.
  • Factory inspection & site installation supervision (including contractor management)
  • Commissioning of control systems
  • Monitoring environmental, health and safety, and QA compliance
  • Administer Work Permits, Method Statements, Risk Assessments and other associated documentation when in a site supervision role.
  • Regular progress reporting, including supporting site Safety and Quality audits, and Factory Inspection Tests as required.
  • Communicating and reporting to client on product contract requirements, scope and testing/supply progress
  • Keep abreast of developments in technology, standards and service providers in the market
  • Contribute to review and upkeep of internal documentation e.g. C&I specifications.
  • Preparation of instrument calibration tender as required for specific plant
 Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 3 years working experience  in the formerly specified industry
  • The candidate will possess competence in the area of design, commissioning, operation or maintenance of control and instrumentation systems in generating stations or heavy industry process plant.
  • Experience in one or more of the following C&I systems: DCS, PLCs, HMI, Plant Controllers, Safety Systems, Industrial Communications Networks, Cyber Security, and field instrumentation
  • Knowledge of IT infrastructure as relevant to Industrial Control Systems and the interfaces with other plant systems, third party systems or corporate networks.  
  • Ability to work and share knowledge and competencies within a team structure
  • Full clean driving license and flexibility to travel nationally and internationally
  • Proficient computer skills including MS Office
  • Good working knowledge of Health, Safety and Environment Standards and procedures, including writing and working to Method Statement & Risk Assessment
  • Strong time management and work prioritisation skills
  • Strong communication and report writing skills
  • The candidate will hold a primary engineering degree in a relevant discipline
  • Self-motivated individual
  • A primary engineering degree in a relevant discipline or equivalent work experience is essential.
  • Chartered Engineering status with a recognised engineering institution or demonstrable evidence of progress towards same is preferred.