NES Fircroft

Lead Instrumentation & Control Engineer

Job Overview

Job Description

Control & Instrumentation Assessments

  • Provide and review control & instrumentation studies, and design solutions for new and existing facilities,

Project Review

  • Participate in technical review of new projects, facilities upgrade etc., including scope of work, Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs), and Process Flow Diagrams (PFDs),

Production support and Troubleshooting

  • Assist in operational trouble shooting and prepare proposals for resolving control & instrumentation performance bottlenecks and other operational problems. Contribute to assessment of change proposals.

Maintenance Support and Troubleshooting

  • Assist in maintenance trouble shooting and prepare proposals for resolving control & instrumentation maintenance performance and improve checks and procedures.

Feasibility Studies

  • Conduct feasibility studies and assessment of control & instrumentation parameters for various grass root projects under guidance from technical experts.

Equipment Tests

  • Prepare, witness or review results of Project Equipment Tests such as Factory Acceptance Test (FAT), Site Acceptance Test (SAT) and Performance Acceptance Test (PAT).

Related Assignments

  • Conduct other similar or related duties such as reviewing project proposals; attending technical meetings; carrying out site visits.

Policies, Systems, Processes and Procedures

  • Follow all relevant departmental policies, processes, standard operating procedures, and instructions so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner.

Health, Security, Safety and Environment

  • Comply with all relevant health, safety and environmental management policies, procedures and controls to ensure a healthy and safe work environment.  Participate in HAZIDs, HAZOPs, SILs and other process safety and HSE reviews.


  • Contribute to the preparation of clear, timely and accurate reports to meet production requirements, policies and standards.

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, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 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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