Lead Instrumentation and Controls Engineer

Carollo Engineers, Inc. - Littleton, CO (30+ days ago)


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Works with project manager and clients
Develops scopes of work for I&C systems, networks and projects
Leads I&C design teams for medium and large projects
Designs PLC SCADA networks for medium and large systems
Specifies industrial fiber optic networks, systems and components
Designs SCADA network block diagrams
Selects instrumentation
Develops P&IDs
Develops control strategies
Designs control panel layouts
Prepares ISA data sheets and instrument sites
Develops input/output point lists
Reviews submittals
Prepares specifications for instruments, computers, networking equipment, PLCs and associated components
Develops preliminary and final construction cost estimates for I&C
Meets with clients for design-related workshops, including instrument preferences, HMI graphics design and standard development
Designs radio telemetry SCADA systems using microwave, spread spectrum, licensed MAS, cellular or other radio technologies
Mentors and trains Staff Instrumentation Engineers
Prepares technical memorandums and reports
Manages the instrumentation portion of medium to large sized instrumentation and control projects for water and wastewater treatment facilities
Conducts quality management reviews of instrumentation and control designs
Participates in continuing editing and development of I&C master specifications
Develops project specific specifications for unusual or unique instrumentation applications
Prioritizes and balances competing project demands and conflicting project requirements
Manages other instrumentation and control engineers and CADD technicians to effectively complete work with attention to detail
Delegates tasks to others and follows ups on completion and quality of work
Identifies and consults with others on solutions to unusual, difficult, or complex tasks
Effectively participates in client contacts and business development efforts
Identifies alternatives, evaluates each, and determines appropriate actions to move forward
Makes solid and implementable decisions in a timely manner
Reduces complex aspects of instrumentation and control engineering to terms understandable to others
Attends to details in preparation or review of calculations, drawings, and specifications
Monitors scope, schedule, and budget and controls the work to the project plan
Understands, implements, and enforces company and client technical standards on projects
Travel required when requested
Makes site visits to observe during construction and operation

Required Skills
Capable of 480 VAC designs, detailed conduit routing, P&IDs, load studies, power distribution, lighting and process control, short circuit studies, single line diagrams, elementary diagrams, MCC layouts, electrical specifications, logic diagrams, control schematics, assist in field construction and start-up activities.

Required Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering; Instrumentation and Control Engineering; Mechanical Engineering or Chemical Engineering
Minimum of 5 years experience in electrical power and control systems for water, wastewater, and petrochemical facilities.
PE registration required

Preferred Experience

Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering; Instrumentation and Control Engineering; Mechanical Engineering or Chemical Engineering

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender Identity, ethnicity, or veteran status. Qualified applicants with criminal histories will also be considered in a manner that is consistent with the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance and/or any other similar ordinances as required.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled