Electrical Engineer, Instrument and Controls Engineer

Company Info

Name: Earthstaff, LLC

Application URL: https://www.earthstaff.com/career-centre

Website: https://www.earthstaff.com

Job Details

Location: Houston, TX

Job Type: Full-Time

Min Education: BA/BS

Min Experience: 5 years

Required Travel: 50%

Date Posted: 04/09/2015


Earthstaff is currently seeking an Electrical, Instrumentation and Control systems engineer to work within a leading maritime business based in their Houston office, in this positon you will work in the main hub for engineering resources in various disciplines supporting North America.

Responsibilities include:

· Design Review as well as Manufacturing and Offshore Survey of Electrical, Instrumentation and Control systems. These systems include, but are not limited to:

· Power Generation and Power Distribution (i.e. Generators, Switchboards, MCC, AC and DC Motors, Cable, Power System Analysis, Hazardous Areas)

· Power Electronics (i.e. UPS, SCR and VFD Systems)

· Marine Systems (i.e. Vessel Management Systems, Ballast Control, Windlass Control, Dynamic Positioning, Thruster Assisted Mooring)

· Safety Systems (i.e. Fire and Gas Monitoring & Control, PSD, ESD Systems)

· Communications (i.e. PAGA, RF and Microwave Based Systems, Digital Network Protocols and Serial links, GMDSS, Navigation)

· Drilling Equipment (i.e. E&I subsystems for Mud pumps, Drawworks, Topdrives, Pipe Handling, Well Control, Tensioner, Mud Processing and related systems, )

· Drilling Control (i.e., Integrated Drilling Control Systems and related Instrumentation and Control Systems and Sub-Systems)

· Project management

· Customer service management

· Participation in Risk Management projects (HAZID / HAZOP / FMECA workshops), as well as Technology Qualification projects

· Help support market initiatives and further development of DNV services

· Participation in key standard's committees (e.g., API, ISO) & support further development of DNV Rules/Standards/RPs

Position Qualifications:

• BS Electrical/Electronics Engineering from a recognized university

• Minimum five (5) years experience in the Marine / Oil & Gas Industry

• Familiarity with all applicable standards, codes and regulations

• General knowledge of Instrumentation

• Minimum five (5) years experience with E&I systems in Hazardous Areas

• Ability to travel , approx. 50%

• Field Work and Offshore Surveying Required

Application Instructions

apply online at www.earthstaff.com/career-centre

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