Senior Instrumentation & Controls Engineer


About this role: Senior Instrumentation & Controls Engineer

About this role: Senior Instrumentation & Controls Engineer

Brunel has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Instrumentation and Controls Engineer working on a contract role for our client who a large global mining company, this contractor position will be located remotely and Vancouver, Canada during design and follow to jobsite in Arizona.

Provide technical advice and guidance for all phases of assigned large/complex instrumentation and controls (I&C) engineering projects and programs, ensuring the successful conclusion of all phases within an appropriate time and at appropriate cost.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or related engineering discipline from an accredited curriculum and ten (10) years related experience in in Instrumentation and Controls engineering or a related field, OR
  • Master’s Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or related engineering discipline from an accredited curriculum and eight (8) years of experience in engineering or related scientific field.
  • Proficient in MS Office and other engineering tools (CAD, ETAP, SKM etc.)

    Language Skills, Certifications and/or Training

  • Fluency in English required.
  • Advanced knowledge of the principles and practices of instrumentation and controls engineering
  • Familiarity with all the latest developments in the design and application of control system, instrumentation, system hardware and architecture design
  • Experience leading and or participating in hazard studies, SIL studies and any other safety studies
  • Ability to research and analyze information of considerable difficulty and draw valid conclusions
  • Skilled in managing large/complex discipline related tasks on Engineering projects.
  • Skill in effective communication, both verbal and written, including the ability to actively listen and to adapt behavior and communication style based upon the audience
  • Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions
  • Skill in following safety practices, and recognizing, controlling and/or eliminating hazards
  • Ability to build trust and credibility with employees/peers and establish common goals and expectations
  • Strong analytical skills

    Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Both design and field engineering experience
  • Proficiency in design tools for the relevant discipline(s)
  • Advanced degree or Professional Engineering (PE) certification



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