Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Instrument & Controls Engineer
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Stockton-on-Tees, England, United Kingdom

What can we offer?

  • Permanent role
  • Competitive base salary
  • Car allowance
  • Paid Overtime for all hours worked over 37 hours a week
  • Medical Insurance (Family)

What we need:

We are looking for someone to be responsible for the technical output, the administrative operation and the development of Control & Instrumentation Department.

What we are looking for on CV's:

  • Degree Qualified Chartered Engineer
  • Background in Chemical/Petrochemical/Oil & Gas Industries
  • Circa 10+ years experience in a line management position relating to Control & Instrumentation Engineering Design or equivalent

The technical bit, knowledge & experience we would like:

  • Thorough knowledge of engineering practices, codes and regulations relating Process Industries
  • TUV certified in the application of IEC 61508/61511 for the configuration, design and legislative requirements of safety critical systems.
  • CompEx 12 certified in the requirements of ATEX and its associated directives, in the design of instrumentation systems for use in hazardous areas.
  • Understanding of machinery safety requirement and its application to control and interlocking

The day to day duties:

  • Development of overall concepts and specifications for engineering designs
  • Producing engineering deliverables from design schedules to equipment specifications and safety system related documentation
  • Supervising and directing the engineering work carried out in the department
  • Monitor work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices and client standards
  • Liaising with Clients on engineering contracts and design services
  • Preparation and approval of estimates within negotiating authority
  • Liaising with other engineering disciplines to ensure interdisciplinary compatibility on projects
  • Responsibility for and ownership of relevant Business Management System (BMS) processes
  • Develop and improve Process Department procedures and working practices


With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.