Instrument Engineer III (In House)

Summary of Description:

Develop and oversee the engineering and design efforts for the development of engineering drawings/packages for all phases of a project from the feasibility study to construction.


  • Scope Definition of the project includes discipline engineering requirements, estimating project man hours and requirements.
  • Concisely describing the project requirements by means of engineer’s sketches and verbal instructions. 
  • Presenting this work to the design personnel in an organized form suitable for design by the available personnel.
  • Coordinating and organizing work with other disciplines. Maintaining a good working relationship.
  • Checking drawing packages for completeness, code compliance and accuracy. Generate Discipline Construction Scopes of work as required.
  • Supervise overall engineering package quality and production. 
  • Give adequate instructions to enable the design staff to perform their task with quality work.
  • Perform calculations required for discipline. Check calculations of other engineers for completeness, code compliance and accuracy.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor of Science Degree in a related field from an accredited university with at least six (6) years of experience in petrochemical, chemical, offshore, pipeline or utility industries; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

License Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License as per State law or requirement
  • Professional Engineer Intern status with professional registration preferred

Specific Skills:

  • Ability to mentor younger engineers.
  • Knowledge related to design in discipline field.
  • Microsoft Office and Outlook or similar software.
  • Knowledge of regulatory codes and requirements in the related discipline required.
  • Experienced with discipline specific computer applications (i.e., ETAP, STAAD, CAESAR, etc.).
  • Familiar with key aspects of Civil, Mechanical, I/E and Chemical Engineering.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to walk up to one mile on industrial plant and construction sites outdoors at any time of the year. 
  • Ability to work in protective clothing which may elevate body temperatures by several degrees Fahrenheit for periods of up to 15 minutes without a break.
  • Ability to use multi-level stair towers and rung ladders unassisted.
  • Ability to hear safety alarms and signals while wearing hearing protection. 
  • Ability to sit at desk and operate computer for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to stand, use hands and fingers, grip, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and talk and hear.
  • Ability to see with visual acuity and distinguish between colors.
  • Ability to operate a motor vehicle and have a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to lift and carry 15 lbs. on a regular basis is required and at times lifting up to 25 lbs. may be required.