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DCS Engineer

Provide technical expert, prompt advises and sound engineering solutions for field equipment issues and lead major troubleshooting, assessment, analysis and investigation activities at site as and when required .

Job Description:

Position title : DCS Engineer

Position status : LN

Position reports to : Technical Custodian Instrument-DCS

Department : Maintenance

Rotation pattern : 28/28 or 14/14

Duties and responsibilities 

* Identifies documents requirements using P&IDs, process descriptions and or existing logic 

* Creates test specifications, simulations, and performs software/hardware tests 

* Interpreting P&IDs & control narratives and creating and commissioning Ovation control strategies 

* Tune and optimize plant processes as required. Tune PID loops for flow, temperature, pressure, level, and Optimize sequence logic and state machines to enhance the automation. 

* Troubleshooting, making enhancements and implementation of new control strategies 

* Diagnose and resolve hardware and software issues on the DCS as situations arise. This includes programming the DCS to solve or mitigate control strategy problems. May also include configuring the Historical system to record an event in more detail 

* Responsibilities will potentially include providing automation support on various shifts and remote off-hour coverage support for trouble call-out. 

* Communicates daily with operation, technical, and quality representatives within area of support through the tier process. 

* Periodically reviews automation documents, performs preventive maintenance, and revises or develops automation Standard Operating Procedures. 

* Specify or perform industrial automation software development including PLC, HMI, DCS, and historian systems.

Qualification & Training requirements

•Bachelor degree

•DCS related training and certificate

•PLC related training and certificate


•5years of relevant job experience within the Oil & Gas industry.

•3years Fiscal Metering and flow computer related work experience 

Language proficiency, computer and software skills

•MS Office:-Excel –advanced

-Word –Intermediate

-Power Point -Intermediate

•SAP –intermediate

•English –upper intermediate (verbal & written)

Skills ::

•Proven supervisory skills

•Communication skills

•Presentation skills 

•Focus on continuous self-learning and improvement

•Ability  to  work  cohesively  and  communicate  successfully  in  multi-cultural  teams  whilst being aware of and sensitive to cultural differences

•Ability  to  communicate,  co-ordinate,  and  manage  cost  data  flow  interfaces  with  each function.

•Demonstrable  experience  in  the  ability  to  prepare  meaningful  reports,  in  clear  and concise  English,  utilizing  information  and  data  received  from  third  parties,  SAP  (or equivalent system) and own analyses