Burns & McDonnell Senior Instrument & Controls Engineer - OnSite Energy & Power (Multiple Locations) in Kansas City, Missouri
The OnSite Energy & Power team is looking for a Senior Instrumentation & Controls (I&C) Engineer to support projects for distributed energy plants for institutional and industrial clients, including electric, steam, chilled water, hot water, and cogeneration plants. The Senior I&C Engineer will be able to lead all I&C engineering activities for multi-disciplinary projects for new or existing facilities or controls upgrade projects for existing facilities including providing direction for junior staff.
The Senior I&C Engineer will be responsible for performing the following activities:
Perform I&C studies, including site walk down, scope development, stakeholder interviews, vendor selection, cost estimate development and develop written reports
Support the development Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID's)
Support the development Mechanical and Electrical Equipment Specifications
Develop Instrument Lists
Develop Instrument Procurement Specifications
Develop Instrument Data Sheets
Develop Instrument Installation Details
Develop Instrument Location Plans
Develop Control System (DCS and/or PLC) Specifications
Develop Control System (DCS and/or PLC) System Architecture Diagram
Develop Control System (DCS and/or PLC) I/O List
Develop Control System (DCS and/or PLC) Control Narratives
Develop Control System (DCS and/or PLC) Logic Diagrams
Develop Control System (DCS and/or PLC) Graphics Diagrams
Develop Control System Network Drawings
Develop I&C Connection/Loop Diagrams
For assigned procurement contracts (e.g., Instrumentation, Control Systems, CEMS/PEMS)
Develop Approved Vendors Lists
Coordinate with procurement to develop RFQ documentation
Perform technical bid evaluations
Review vendor submittals
Perform software and hardware configuration with various platforms, including Rockwell
Support Factory Acceptance Tests
Provide technical assistance during commissioning at project site
Perform quality reviews of project submittals
Leads field inspections, installation, measurements, or calculations for public and private clients
Prepare and present technical reports for clients and industry publications
Ensure compliance with company and site safety policies
Build effective relationships with existing clients, customers and contractors and develop new business opportunities. Responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction goals and expectations are met
Participate in sales and marketing efforts and identify key pursuits
Lead the development of cost proposals and qualification statements to achieve stated targets and standards for financial performance
Prepare and present project budgets and cost estimates. Report project performance
Responsible for effective communication with other engineering disciplines
Responsible for compliance with company and site safety policies
Mentor and train junior engineers
All other duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering from accredited program required.
Master’s Degree a plus.
Minimum 7 years related experience. Completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience.
Engineer-In-Training (EIT) Certification or Professional Engineer (PE) License strongly preferred.
Expert knowledge in standard engineering techniques and procedures. Strong knowledge of electrical equipment design ANSI and IEEE Standards. Strong computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite).
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Attention to detail.
Experience with leading the discipline design for large projects and delegating work tasks to team members. Ability to lead execution of work and resolve issues in a team environment. Demonstrated critical thinking skills, ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment.
Ability to clearly communicate both verbal and written technical information.
Must be proficient in the use of computer software (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Visio, AutoCAD).
Valid driver's license required. In addition, must meet standards to qualify for and maintain the Company's vehicle driving privileges as outlined in the Company's Motor Vehicle Safety Policy.
Ability to travel.
Job Instrumentation & Controls Engineering
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Req ID: 223184 Job Hire Type Experienced