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Position: Project Engineer

Location:  / Trinidad and Tobago

Company: ABEL Building Solutions

Job Summary:

The incumbent is required to perform duties of a Project Engineer within the Instrumentation and Controls department to develop request for quotation responses and delivery of the engineering aspects of the department, particularly PLC and HMI configuration. Ensuring QA / QC of our implemented services for our projects.

Job Description:

  • To work within the instrumentation and controls department, to aid implementation of processes and procedures to improve efficiency, hit rate on jobs quoted and increase commercial profitability. This includes:
    • Work closely with Delivery manager to ensure departmental objectives and financial targets are met
    • Projected Project Scheduling
    • Cost estimation and tender preparation
    • Revenue forecasting and recognition
    • Ensure capital is managed as per KPI’s
    • Contract and client management (including attending site meetings)
    • Sub-contractor contractual preparation inclusive of scope of works, schedules and payment terms
    • Calculation and reporting of job profitability
    • Adherence to Safety requirements/standards
    • Equipment sales and services
    • Programming and Engineering configuration of PLC’s, HMI’s, SIS Logic solvers, DCS and other industrial controllers utilizing the appropriate software and equipment.
  • To consult with client/engineers to ensure that design intentions are met and full customer satisfaction achieved as well as providing technical information or advice if required.
  • To adhere to and implement ABS / ATL Cost and Project Management Procedures and Revenue Recognition.
  • To provide cost estimation and tender / quotation preparation for all assigned I&C Project and Inventory Sales. Mark up on jobs must be within approved company guidelines or as approved by the Sector Technical Sales Manager. Terms of payment should be set to minimize risk to ABS / ATL and to ensure minimal levels of financing.
  • To produce design calculations, draft designs/drawings/sketches showing PLC/HMI/Controller architecture, Control strategy, Control Loops, I/O distribution, Hardware Layout, Wiring and equipment selection for small to medium sized systems.
  • To organize request for quotations from various sub-contractors to perform the relevant works required for the projects. Request for quotations to be guided by the ATL / ABS Company policy.
  • Review all hand over documents inclusive of FAT/SAT records, loop check sheets, product manuals and drawings, to ensure adequacy and completeness before issuance to client or consultant
  • To assist preparation of monthly report/projections for revenue to be submitted by 5th working day of each month and on 10th of each month (for flash purposes).

Qualifications & Experience:

  • BSc Electrical and Computer Engineering or equivalent combination of qualifications and work experience
  • Communication Skills
  • Teamwork
  • Flexibility, Integrity and dependability
  • Project Management
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Preparing Budgets and other accounting documents which would be needed on a daily or monthly basis.
  • Organizational skills

The working environment includes, but is not limited to operating in:

  • Noise
  • Process Plants


How to apply:
These are the requirements for applying for this job:

- Do you have a BSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering or an equivalent combination of qualifications and work experience? -