Instrument Engineers are responsible for the operation of measuring instruments that are used in design and configuration of automated systems. This typically involves improving system productivity, reliability, safety, optimisation and stability.
Provides technical support and guidance to offshore or on site teams.
Monitors the performance of the electrical, instrument, automation and communication systems.
Ensures that electrical and electronic systems meet statutory and regulatory requirements.
Carries out manual and computer analysis.
Reviews and comments on supplier information and assist with inspection and testing.
How this role fits in with the rest of the industry.
Instrument Engineers support the instrument and control equipment both onshore and offshore to ensure that it remains efficient and productive.
Instrument Engineers can work for a range of companies including companies who own or manage production facilities (known as Operators), Service Companies and Engineering Consultancies.
Basic entry requirements include (necessary)
HND in a related engineering subject with relevant work experience or equivalent or;
Degree in an engineering discipline.
Employers might also look for (desirable)
Willing to become a Chartered Engineer (a professionally recognised qualification)
Willing to and has the ability to gain offshore safety training and Medical Certificate
Work experience in a similar role gained during College/University/study
Typical starting salary may be in the region of
AED23,000 – AED30,000
Typical Salary once experienced
AED50,000 upwards (once Chartered)
Through your career you might progress to become a Senior Engineer, Principal Engineer or a Consultant.
It may also be possible to become a Team Leader or Manager.
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