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Junior to Intermediate Instrumentation & Automation Technologist or Engineer (Short Term Contract)
Title:Junior to Intermediate Instrumentation & Automation Technologist or Engineer (Short Term Contract)
Location:Calgary, Alberta

Upside Engineering Ltd. has a part time opportunity for an Intermediate Instrumentation & Automation Engineer or Technologist to join our established team of professionals in Calgary.

As the successful candidate you will report to our Electrical & Controls Engineering Manager. You play an important role in the successful completion of assigned projects. You will work closely with other engineers and technologists to deliver timely and technically sound results.

Key Responsibilities

  • Act as a project lead on small to medium size projects
  • Interface with other departments, project managers, engineers, designers, clients and vendors during all phases of projects to ensure a good working interface
  • Provide input to project cost estimates, schedule and progress reports
  • Create data sheets, instrument index, and size instruments in collaboration with other disciplines
  • Perform sizing calculations for flow meters and valves
  • Develop instrument MR packages, perform bid evaluation, and select instrument and control system equipment
  • Design instrument installation details
  • Authenticate drawings and documents as required;
  • Provide input to the 3D model development and participate in model reviews;
  • Develop control philosophies and control narratives
  • Provide input into the Design Basis Memoranda (DBM) and to the control system architecture drawings;
  • Participate in HAZOP and manage HAZOP resolution items
  • Generate shut down keys and cause and effect
  • Review and mark-up vendor documentation

Skills and Experience

  • 2-5 years of progressive experience in instrumentation and automation
  • Must be a professional engineer or a professional licensee (Engineering) with APEGA
  • Previous experience in leading small to medium size projects;
  • Strong verbal communication and technical writing ability
  • Proficient with all Microsoft office software and various engineering software programs
  • Safety certificates such as WHMIS, Standard First Aid and H2S Alive would be an asset and may be required depending upon project

This is a chance to work with an established engineering services provider in a uniquely enjoyable work environment. Our recruiting mission is to hire the best people for the job, provide an unbeatable work setting which respects and values the team. It’s what makes Upside exceptional.



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