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WSP's Industry team are looking for a Principal Control & Instrumentation Engineer to join them in their Birmingham or Cardiff office.
A typical week would include:
Program preparation/preparation of man hour estimates/control and monitoring.
Carrying out C & I design work, including:
Design concept and layout development
Control System URS document
Control valve specifications
Designing intrinsically safe systems suitable for installation within Hazardous areas
Preparation of instrumentation equipment list
Input into package plant specifications
Design of Safety instrumented systems
Process hazard studies (inc. HAZOP) and design safety reviews
Generate installation specifications
Carry out GAMP5 audits on suppliers
Preparation of validation documentation
Approving and checking of all C&I design work on allocated projects
Ensuring the operation aspects of any design are correct and are understood by other disciplines
Development of systems & procedures
Controlling discipline hours budget and cost of works on allocated projects
Producing C&I drawings using CAD design team
Preparing Installation Specification and contract schedules
Preparing enquiries and technical bid analysis
Technical liaison with Suppliers, Package Vendors and Sub-contractors
Preparation of Design Safety Reviews and designers risk assessments
Ensuring compliance with and adherence to the requirements of the FDA, MHRA for pharmaceutical plants
Providing advice on GAMP5
Assisting with continual improvement of C&I department by carrying out technical audits on projects and the development and maintenance of C&I Engineering Design Standards
We'd love to hear from you if you have:
Bachelors degree in appropriate Engineering subject or IEE Part 3 equivalent.
Chartered Engineer (M.I.E.E. or MInstMC).
A full UK Driving license.
Significant experience in the application and specification of BPCS systems and in the specification and selection of field instrumentation.
Highly computer literate.
Ability to work in multidiscipline team and liaise with all disciplines and Client Engineers.
Detailed knowledge of ATEX and the requirements for hazardous area installations
Knowledge of Safety Instrumented Systems.
Good attention to detail.
Confident and articulate with clients.
Good leadership, interpersonal and communication skills
Specific expertise in one or more of the primary pharmaceutical/secondary pharmaceutical/BioPharmaceutical/fine chemicals industries.
Experience with EPCM contract company.
Exida or TUV SIS qualifications.
Detailed knowledge of GAMP.
Detailed knowledge of PED.
What if we can?
What if we can have work-life balance? What if we can be rewarded in ways that support our individual needs? What if we can be accepted for who we are? Here at WSP – we can!
WSP recognizes that work is only one part of our lives and making time for the other things in our life is important – be that our families, our friends or ourselves. So, if working from home, working part-time or having flexible start and finish time will help with this let us know as part of your application.
As well as rewarding you with competitive pay, WSP offers standard benefits including a 37.5 hour working week, 25 days annual leave, pension schemes, life assurance, personal accident cover and paid professional subscriptions, and some not so standard benefits as part of our flexible benefits scheme – so if you would like to hop on a new bike (cycle to work scheme) or thrill the family with your Lego building skills (Discount at Legoland Windsor) – WSP can help!
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