Instrumentation & Control Engineer

  • Competitive
  • United States Louisiana Westlake
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas

**6 month contract with possible extension**

  • Seeking I&C Engineer or Experienced Instrument Specialist
  • Assist Instrument Techs with technical troubleshooting issues, perform / coordinate MOC's including: scope evaluations, PM reviews, Turn Around assistance


  • Responsible for the design and implementation of process, instrumentation and control systems
  • Responsible for designs that provide the most reliable and cost-effective instrument and control systems
  • Support process designers and developing processed design specifications, developing operating and training manuals
  • Write purchase and construction specifications and write and perform Factory Acceptance Tests
  • Perform audits of instrumentation installations, and process control loops


  • Bachelors degree in engineering (Degree in Electrical Engineering degree, Mechanical Engineering, or similar)
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant instrument experience
  • Direct experience in a refinery, chemical and/or manufacturing industry
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the distributed control systems, such as Honeywell, DCS hardware
  • Demonstrative knowledge of PLCs
  • Proficient in MS Office, word, excel, outlook, projects

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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