Senior Engineer - Control Systems

Requisition ID:  248679

Requisition Posting End Date: 01/31/2023

Position Title: Senior Engineer Control Systems 


Company Overview: Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and madethe world a safer, cleaner place. Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact. We serve the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy, and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planningand investment, through start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are our values – ethics, safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and sustainability, and our covenants – integrity, respect, collaboration, trust, and delivery. 

 Position Summary: Performs assignments that will develop professional work knowledge and abilities through the application of standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria. Exercises limited but increasing judgment in performing assigned tasks. Using prescribed methods, performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer  . 

Job Dimensions: A. Supervision ReceivedReceives technical and administrative supervision from Engineering Group Supervisor. B. Supervision ExercisedProvide technical direction as appropriate to drafters, technicians and GETs and Junior Engineers who perform specific design support assignments.. C. Contacts Maintains contact with the immediate work group or discipline and interfaces with other disciplines as specifically directed 

Essential Job Responsibilities: ·     

• Preparation of Design Criteria for Controls and Instrumentation.·     

• Thorough knowledge in sizing Pressure Safety Valves·    

• Performs control valve, flow element and thermowell sizing calculations and basic preliminary


• Preparation of Instrumentation Specification for Mechanical Packages and vendor print review·    

• Development of Spec, MR and Vendor Print Review of Analyzer System, Fiscal Metering and Machine

Monitoring Systems.·    

• Assists in developing or reviews discipline material quantity estimates. ·    

• Preparation of Complex Loop Control Narratives, Cause and Effect Matrix for Process and F&G

System, logic narratives.· 

Preparation of Functional Safety Management Plan and SAfety Requirement Specifications

• Development of I/O data base for DCS, SIS, F&G and Mechanical Vendor Packages.·     

• Preparation of Instrument Index, Data Sheet, Wiring and Loop Diagrams, Loop Folders, Calculation in

Smart Plant Instrumentation.·    

• Preparation of Technical Specification, Datasheet, Technical queries, Technical Bid, Analysis (TBA) of

the various Supplier's offers for various instruments like: Transmitters, Temperature Elements, Mass

flow meters, etc.·    

• Preparation of Level Sketches and Cable Block Diagrams·    

• Preparation of Instrument Installation Details, Bulk Material Take off and assist designers in Modelling of

instruments, junction boxes and allocation of Remote I/O’s and Cross wiring between DCS Marshalling

Cabinet and System Cabinets.·    

• Participation in 3D Model Review Sessions, Hazop and SIL/LOPA Reviews.·     

• Coordinates assigned work with other technical personnel as directed.·    

• Participates in and fosters a work environment that is based upon openness, trust, communication,

teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.


 Job Knowledge: ·   

• Basic technical knowledge of Control System engineering in Oil and Gas. · 

• Thorough knowledge of discipline engineering techniques, the design of engineered systems, and

engineering and design calculations.  

• Understanding of industry regulatory codes and standards and design criteria pertinent to the particular

engineering discipline. 

• Broad knowledge of the application of engineering to plant constructability as applied to construction

methods and materials.

• Understands the standard engineering work planning, scheduling and cost estimating.·     

• Job knowledge of various types of field Instrumentation, DCS, PLC, Hazardous areas is essential.·     

• Design experience or Basic knowledge of DCS / PLC and SCADA Networks, Fiber optic and CAT 6 is


• Basic awareness industry standards Application Programs such as SPI, Smart Plant, Flowel.·     

• Basic awareness of industry or regulatory standards and design criteria pertinent to the particular

engineering discipline.·     

• Basic skills in oral and written communication. 


 Basic Qualification: B Tech in Instrumentation & Control from a recognized university·

 12 – 16 years of industry experience for Grade 25 and 16+ years for Grade 26


  Preferred Qualification: 

Engineering and Design experience in LNG EPC or Feed Projects  

TUV/Exida Certified Functional Safety Professional and Certified CyberSecurity Professional


Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

In accordance with Bechtel's duty to provide and maintain a safe workplace for our employees and to safeguard the health of our families, customers, and visitors, we have adopted mandatory COVID-19 safety protocols for each work location, which may include a vaccination or testing requirement. Please speak with your Bechtel recruiter to determine which protocols apply to the work location for the job you are seeking.