Instrumentation Engineering Technologist – EPCM

Full Time
Calgary, AB, Canada
Posted 3 days ago
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Job Title:  Intermediate Instrumentation Engineering Technologist

Department: Instrumentation & Controls

Reports to: Supervisor, Instrumentation & Controls

Location: Calgary, Alberta

Equinox Engineering Ltd. is a Calgary-based EPCM firm. We are a market leader in oil and gas processing specializing in facilities design, implementation and operational assistance for natural gas, conventional and heavy oil projects. Our clients include several of the largest oil & gas producers in Canada and worldwide, and we are currently executing a wide range of sweet gas, sour gas, conventional oil, heavy oil facility and pipeline projects.


Instrumentation Engineers work on measuring and controlling instrumentation. They also service plant process control, monitoring, safety and communications systems. They are knowledgeable in overall plant systems and interactions of processes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create Instrumentation & Controls engineering documentation including datasheets, P&IDs, control narratives, instrument indexes, control specifications and installation design details. (Knowledge and experience applying codes and standards such as CSA, API, ANSI and ISA would be an asset).
  • Knowledge of various electrical components including MCCs, PLC equipment panels and motors.
  • Review engineering and construction work packages for content accuracy and quality standards.
  • Review vendor and shop drawings for design compliance.
  • Prepare engineering QC document as per company and client standards.
  • Provide and demonstrate leadership in accordance with Environment Health and Safety program to establishing a strong safety culture within the organization and ensure compliance with health and safety regulations and quality standards.
  • Interface with the other engineering disciplines to ensure a coordinated design and that project engineering deliverables are completed.
  • Participate in job site visits to collect or deliver design and engineering data.
  • Participate in vendor drawings reviews to insure design accuracy and compliance with specifications.
  • Participate in inspections of instrumentation systems/ vendor skid packages.

Key Skills:

  • Spec and purchase field instruments including electronic and pneumatic transmitters, switches, meter-runs, analyzers, control valves and ESD valves.
  • Excellent computer skills including use of engineering and computer software to complete control valve, PSV and flow meter sizing.
  • Knowledge and experience applying codes and standards such as CSA, API, ANSI and ISA.
  • Proficient in the use of Smartplant Instrumentation (Intools) software.
  •  Assemble bid, approval, and construction issue drawing packages.
  • Requires a broad knowledge of the application of engineering to plant constructability as applied to construction methods and materials, and the economics involved.
  • Experience in Oil & Gas facility projects including some of the following areas: heavy oil facilities, conventional oil batteries, SAGD plants, pipelines, well tie-ins, compressor stations, and field gas processing facilities.

Education and Qualifications:

  • CET – Certified Engineering Technologist Diploma or related Controls Engineering degree (P.L Eng.) Preferred.
  • Minimum 8 + years oil and gas experience with EPCM background.

Equinox Success Statement

Equinox delivers focused & experienced premium teams customized with the best technical expertise to align with client culture and requirements to ensure successful projects on a repeatable basis.

Job Features

Job CategoryInstrumentation

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