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Senior E & I Engineer

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/27/22

Job Description

Job description:


The Senior Electrical and Instrumentation (E&I) Engineer Capital Projects is the technical resource accountable for the detailed E&I design on assigned projects within the Capital Engineering organization. This entails early involvement in the conceptual design through field startup. This position is also accountable for E&I reviews and evaluates the technical correctness of designs and installations. All designs and installations are evaluated to ensure they are safe, maintainable and function as intended.


  • Develop and/or review designs and installations to ensure correctness and compliance with company standards, applicable codes, regulatory requirements and project deliverables
  • Responsible for the E&I design basis on assigned projects
  • Develop E&I design packages
  • Participate in the development of construction bid packages
  • Lead review / approval of vendor supplied equipment or systems
  • Defines specifications for budgetary quotes / estimates related to equipment and designs as assigned
  • Evaluate deviations to designs and make recommendations for resolution
  • Evaluate and make recommendations for outside resources on E&I designs
  • Assemble detailed construction bid packages for E&I execution
  • Support Project Managers in execution of projects



  • Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field combined with relevant experience
  • Minimum of 5 years' process industry experience
  • Assist in creating cost estimates for E&I scope of work
  • Familiar with DCS, PLCs, and system automation
  • Familiar with low voltage power systems
  • Ability to write instrument specifications
  • Assist in and supervise check-out, commissioning, and startup of equipment
  • Select, apply, and troubleshoot various instrumentation systems
  • Self-starter, able to work with little supervision
  • Comfortable providing creative, alternative solutions
  • Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to make sound technical decisions
  • Actively participate in safety initiatives
  • Good interpersonal skills to interact well within a team environment
  • Strong organizational and communication skills both oral and written
  • Demonstrates the ability to function and respond to changing priorities
  • Makes and implements sound decisions for both designs and installations
  • Ability to create Engineering man-hour estimates


  • Leadership skills to enhance the project team effectiveness
  • Experience and basic knowledge of various standards, codes, and industry practices for safe E&I designs including ISA84, NEC and NFPA
  • Commitment to meet project timelines
  • Effective computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • Experience with Provox and Delta V systems
  • Familiar with SAP functionality
  • Familiar with Process industry practices

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

High Profile Potential Upward Mobility Excellent Location Central local to other major cities

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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