Instrument & Controls Design Engineer - Ireland

Location: Ireland

EUR 80,000 - 90,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2308-33830

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Instrument & Controls Engineer with 5+ years experience working on industrial projects?

This role can be based in Cork or Dublin.

If you are looking for a role with great scope to develop your career, please send your CV to or call Colm on +353-1-9696684.

Instrument & Controls Engineer - EPCM - Ireland

Job Description

Our client is a leading Engineering Consultancy with projects in the datacenter, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, healthcare, educational sectors.

This role can be based in Cork or Dublin.

Situated in central Dublin, they offer numerous benefits including flexible working hours & time in lieu.

Specifying and procurement of process & BMS field instrumentation

Development of I/O lists and instrument indexes

Designing of control systems, schematics and drawings in the process, biopharma, datacentres and building services industries 

Development of instrument datasheets from concept through procurement 

Participate in HAZOPs, ATEX reviews, SIL assessments and Interlock reviews

Review & input into P&IDs

Development of Functional Specifications (FS) and User Requirements Specifications (URS) when required

Development of system architecture for new Control Systems

Working with automation contractors in developing solutions/systems

GAMP5 lifecycle and 21CFR Part 11 Compliance

Establish automation and controls systems scope of work

Site work, dealing with clients / electrical contractors

Attendance at site meetings, construction and commissioning support

Estimating values of both completed works and where required approximate values of any additional works.

Snag list preparation (of installed works)

Working with, lead and coach younger engineers and co-workers

Adherence to quality standards and attention to detail ad accuracy

Working with bus technology - Fieldbus, Profibus, Devicenet, Ethernet IP, etc. and familiarity with DCS/PCS, BMS and PLC systems.

be fully conversant with current Irish Regulations e.g. ET-101:2008 (National Rules for Electrical Installations). 


Third level degree in a relevant I&C Engineering discipline

Minimum of 5 years relevant experience , ideally in an organisation involved in delivering Industrial projects

Have the ability to work with Automation Contractors in developing solutions / systems.

Proactive, a good communicator with the ability to work well with others in a multifunctional design team.


€70k -€90k dependant on experience & qualifications


Colm Ashmore is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Instrument & Controls Engineer interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Colm by e-mail at or phone +353-1-9696684 for a confidential chat.


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