Parsons Corporation Controls and Instrumentation Engineer in Los Angeles, California

Controls and Instrumentation Engineer

Location:

Los Angeles, California, United States

Requisition #:

50119

Post Date:

Ready to put your control and instrumentation skills to work on marquee infrastructure projects that will change the urban fabric of our community? This role is in Los Angeles, CA.

Would you enjoy working closely with other control and instrumentation engineer (CI engineer) responsible for designing and developing equipment used to monitor and control engineering systems, The CI engineer may also oversee installing, managing, and/or maintaining the above systems. The CI engineer will ensure that these systems and processes operate effectively, efficiently and safely.

Responsibilities of the job include, but are not limited to:

The controls and instrumentation engineer (CI engineer) is responsible for developing philosophy and designing equipment used to monitor and control machinery, processes and safety systems in the energy industry. The CI engineer may also oversee installing, programing, managing, and/or maintaining the above systems. The CI engineer will ensure that these systems and processes operate effectively, efficiently and safely.

Responsibilities of the job include, but are not limited to:

  • Designing and developing new control systems in the energy industry;

  • Specifying instrumentation, control valves, and process safety valves;

  • Testing, maintaining, and modifying existing control systems;

  • Analyzing data and presenting findings in written reports;

  • Developing communication, control philosophy, and cause and effect documents;

  • Developing control panel fabrication drawings and oversee work by designers and drafters;

  • Working collaboratively with engineers, designers, project managers of varying disciplines;

  • Liaising with clients, suppliers, contractors, and relevant authorities;

  • Project management within cost and time constrained environments;

  • Troubleshooting and problem-solving;

  • Understanding and ensuring compliance with the health and safety regulations, code and client standards, and quality standards of the area in which work is undertaken;

  • Representing controls at process hazard analysis studies;

  • Providing advice and consulting support.

Skills in specific control disciplines such as:

  • programmable logic controllers (PLC)

  • distributed control systems (DCS)

  • supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA)

  • basic process control systems (BPCS)

  • Safety instrumented systems (SIS).

Knowledge of process controls and process safety in an engineering environment.

Five plus years in gas utility, energy industry or heavy industry specifying, designing and troubleshooting instruments, control panels, control philosophies, PLCs, and related technologies preferred.

Experience with Allen Bradley, Siemens Modicon PLCs, DCS, development of PIDs and programming skills are a plus.

Education: Bachelor of Science degree in electrical, mechanical, or chemical engineering required.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.