Control System Senior Instrumentist (Offshore Based)

Sundus Recruitment and Outsourcing Services

Carries out a variety of maintenance activities such as trouble shooting, diagnosis, repair, modification and installation of new equipment.
Develops and updates maintenance schedules and ensures safe and efficient implementation.
Maintains a log of all maintenance work carried out, as well as performances data files on equipment.
As system specialist for DCS, maintains equipment, develops programs and updates of all instrumentation control system modification.
Responsible for the maintenance of Control Commands, Distributed Control Systems, Telemetry, fire and gas systems.
Supervises the activities of junior technicians doing preventive maintenance on field instruments
Carries out programs, modifications and configuration on DCS, triplicate PLC’s, other PLC’s, ESD systems, etc… according to modification procedures.
Carries out of troubleshoots & repair of Control System equipments. Includes diagnosing faults, determining optimal procedure/equipment etc… to remedy, and initiates repairs accordingly.
Supervises the efficient and safe implementation of preventive maintenance schedules. Includes determining priorities, allocating manpower and equipment/tools and ensures the timely completion of jobs according to schedule and work permits.
Evaluates performance of electronic equipment and recommends modifications, as necessary to
enhance/improve safety and efficiency and minimize cost of such. Ensures the update of files for any modification carried out.
Reviews recommended modifications or projects, studies the technical feasibility and gives recommendation on standardization of materials and compatible equipment. Participates in defining and listing spare parts for such projects, as well as pre-commissioning and commissioning of these mentioned jobs.
Coordinates with other sections / services for shutdowns, modifications or maintenance jobs and liaises with production for control of the plant.
Hands over rotation reporting to back to back counterpart. Includes briefing on main events and any required follow up action.
Liaises with Instrument Supervisor to define optimum stock and re-order levels and to ensure availability of spare parts.
Prepares documentation regarding equipment to be sent onshore for repair or overhaul. Includes indicating diagnosis, findings and recommendation of actions to be taken.
Performs electrical isolations defined by appropriate procedure.
Performs other similar duties such as screening of candidates CV’s for recruitment, etc.

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