Instrumentation Engineer - Chevron

  • Competitive
  • Australia Western Australia Perth
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
We are currently recruiting an experienced Instrumentation Engineer for our valued client Chevron, on an initial 12-month contract with potential to go beyond this.

The successful candidate will provide deep technical support for all integrity critical I&C equipment and production critical instrumentation on the Gorgon and/or Wheatstone LNG facilities.

This position will work on turnaround planning and execution by identifying, raising, and assessing instrument Turnaround scope via work prioritization processes and supporting field execution teams. The role also focuses on identifying instrument reliability/availability/utilization improvement opportunities, developing business cases to secure funding and driving implementation.

Top 3 Must have skills:
Degree qualified in any of these engineering disciplines: Instrument, Electrical, Controls
•Experience in Complex Process Facilities providing operational technical support, brownfield projects and / or maintenance support.
•Technical, operations or maintenance experience with instrumentation and valves and safety instrumented systems.

Nice to have skills:
•Demonstrated ability to identify and build key relationships that contribute to high-class business results.
•Creative thinking and a proactive mindset are required to facilitate solutions in the field.
•Demonstrated commitment to Chevron’s values of diversity and inclusion, high performance, integrity and trust, partnership and protecting people and the environment.
•Strong written and oral communication skills.
•Demonstrated ability to work with facility groups and cross functional teams.
•Proven ability to communicate technical ideas to a wide range of groups within the facility.

What type of candidate we are looking for?
•Instrument Engineer with 10 to 15 year experience, preferably with experience supporting maintenance/operations.

Additional benefits:
•Competitive rates
•A commitment to supporting work-life balance with flexible working arrangements, potential for hybrid working model including remote and in-office working, and a compressed working week (nine-day fortnight)
•Perth based role, based at Chevron’s new 1 The Esplanade Building

If you are interested in this position, please email your CV to
Please note, candidates must have full Australian working rights to be considered.

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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