Instrumentation Engineer (Senior)

Job details

Job reference nr.:AR-136547
Job category:Drilling & Well Services, Engineering & Project Controls, Operations & Maintenance
Start date:October 3, 2022
Job location:Netherlands

Short summary

Atlas Professionals has an opening for the position of Senior Instrumentation Engineer (fulltime) to work in The Hague for an international oil and gas company. Duration: 1 year with extension of 1 year or longer. Start date: As soon as possible. 

Job description

You will be working at the Maintenance department of the Operations division. As Sr Instrumentation Engineer you will be reporting to the head of Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls.

Your focus will be on offshore platforms with typical instrumentation devices such as transmitters, control valves, process and safety shutdown valves, hydraulic power units, metering and fiscal flow meters, etc. and you will be involved with the maintenance coordinator for the daily activities.

Your Main Tasks: 

  • Preparation and follows-up on both preventive and corrective maintenance activities on Instrumentation, including control valves
  • Giving support to the offshore execution teams during maintenance execution and ad hoc troubleshooting
  • Definition and reporting of Instrumentation activities through the CMIMS (SAP)
  • Initiating Purchase Requisitions, call-of contracts for his trade
  • Providing input to maintenance and spare parts strategies
  • Participate to the modifications and studies process (MSR)
  • Give support to other departments during new development projects for topside installations.
  • Provide input to the long term plan for equipment and installation, in terms of planning and budget
  • Ensure maintenance of instrument protective system and sales gas metering
  • Support ICSS to maintain particular systems, such as metering software programs and PI systems
  • Maintain the instrument database and obsolescence plan for instrumentation
  • Ensure relevant documents (in company document system) are up to date
  • Contribute to the integrated operations planning and ensures that the activities under his/her responsibility are properly planned, scheduled and expedited
  • Perform offshore and warehouse visits when required, to meet offshore personnel and acknowledge the condition of the platforms and spare parts.


  • Ensures the reliability & availability of instrumentation systems amongst the assets.
  • Accountable for instrumentation works from the work preparation onshore to the correct execution offshore, including follow-up.
  • You prepare the relevant work orders and ensure execution with the right priority, without delay
  • Timely preparation and execution of studies and modification projects.
  • Ensures compliance with company rules and specifications for instrumentation systems, international standards and legal requirements.

Job requirements

What do you need to have?

  • In possession of Bachelor’s degree in Instrumentation, process control, electronics or equivalent.
  • At least 10 years of experience in offshore gas processing with strong instrumentation knowledge.
  • You have skills in automation, ICSS, PLC systems and industrial analyzers. Having knowledge of electrical is nice to have.
  • You speak and write English fluently.

More info

Should you be interested in this position, please send your application via the apply button. For more information please contact the below mentioned vacancy contact stating the Job Reference Number mentioned above.

At Atlas Professionals, we believe that diversity drives progress and aim to build an inclusive organization. We are taking steps to create an environment for everyone and foster a culture that helps us stay at the frontier of energy, marine and renewables. If you’re driven to perform, we are waiting to hear from you - irrespective of your religion, sexual orientation, colour, gender, ethnicity, or race - if you have the talent, you fit right in.

Contact Person

Arfat RodjanSenior Personnel Coordinator