Instrumentation and Electrical Specialist

Location: Katy, Texas Salary: competitive
Sector: Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Manufacturing (EPCM) Type: contract

My client, a leading EPC company is looking to bring on an I/E Specialist to their team.


Rate - Competitive Hourly + Overtime

Schedule - Monday to Friday

Contract - 12 months (minimum)

Location - Katy, TX

Essential Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree - preferably in electrical or instrumentation
  • Excel access database
  • Understanding of P&IDs, Instrumentation specifications, data sheet creation
  • Strong communication skills and experience working with vendors
  • 5-15 year's experience in instrumentation
  • Pipeline background essential


  • Support the provision of all documentation pertaining to the specification, quotation and purchase of devices is updated and readily available.
  • Support budgetary estimates, scheduling, purchasing and ensure timely delivery of plant instrumentation.
  • Support the specification of instruments to ensure compliance with client specifications.
  • Support the purchase, tracking, and expediting, as necessary, of all required instrumentation in order to meet project deadlines, including relief valves, control valves, metering and analytical instrumentation.
  • Directly assist the Instrumentation Specialists in the specification, procurement and provision of all metering and Gas Chromatograph equipment and provisions.
  • Support the provision to the field with all necessary calculations for the calibration of instruments and attend equipment FAT's as required.
  • Review P&ID's to ensure correctness and consistency in the representation of instrumentation, control loops and control functions.
  • Ensure the specified instruments will work correctly, reliably and assign the correct range and settings.
  • Identify potential instrumentation problems and resolve them.
  • Responsible for the creation and revision of I/O lists, Control System Narratives and Cause and Effect Diagrams, including range and settings management.

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