Lead Instrumentation & Control Engineer – Nigeria

Description :

Lead Instrumentation and Control Engineer

Our client is an ISO 9000 certified and a major indigenous EPC company in the oil and gas industry with international outlook is currently engaged in a major project for the provision of Gas Handling and Compression facilities. The company is desirous of hiring suitably qualified and experienced personnel to lead our engineering unit.

Job Description:
Responsible for supervising and coordinating all aspect of Front- End Engineering and Detail Engineering Design, preparing Instrument and control design deliverables such as design philosophies and specifications and other relevant materials such as requisitions etc.

Check and approve deliverables for issue (IDC, IFR, IFD etc)
Develops PAS, SIS, and FGS architecture, Cause and Effect Matrix, Instruments Index, I/O Lists etc.

Participate in HAZOP’s and FIREPRAN and other key design reviews

Coordinate SIL/SIF classification studies and attends FAT’s/SAT’s.

Manage and plans resources to achieve corporate targets
Reviews third party or sub-contractor deliverables, drawings and documents.

Attend departmental HSE meetings and participates in technical safety.

Any other Job that may be assigned from time to time

Skills :

Qualification: First Class or Second Class Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering. Additional qualifications will be an advantage

At least 8years relevant experience in oil/gas engineering company with at least 3 years in similar position in oil and gas Design Company with both onshore and offshore design project experiences.

Ability to be concise, clear and direct in both written and verbal communications.

Demonstrate excellent ability to assimilate and analyze technical reports.

Must have good organizational skill and sound technical insight to direct various lead and discipline engineers.

Demonstrate supervisory and leadership skills by achieving good results in challenging circumstances.

Ability to plan, conduct meetings efficiently and effectively.

Reports to: Engineering Manager
He will have direct Supervision of Discipline Engineers, Designers, Draughts men etc.
He will communicate and coordin
ate with:


  • Project Director and Project Managers
  • Senior Construction Manager
  • Operation/Maintenance Manager
  • Senior Manager Business Development and Commercial
  • Procurement Manager


  • Technical and Management personnel of our clients
  • Engineering and sales personnel of vendors and material suppliers
  • Sub-Contractors and Consultants

Remarks :

This position is suitable for Nigerians or non-nigerians willing to work in Nigeria.

To apply please email your CV to: cv@globaledge-consulting.com