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Electrical & Instrumentation Designer (HOU 1909) in Houston, TX at Middough Inc.

Date Posted: 1/10/2019

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    Houston, TX
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Job Description

Electrical & Instrumentation Designer

Position Description:

The E&I Designer creates and establishes simple designs consistent with good practices, client requirements and conformance to Codes & Standards.  Designers apply standard drafting techniques to generate and interpret drawings in support of assigned projects and provide guidance and leadership to drafters to ensure that all established Company and client design standards and practices are followed.
Essential Functions:
  • Generates design and detail drawings including plans/sections and isometrics
  • Interprets area classification drawings and develop area classification details
  • Performs MCC load studies, arc flash analysis, and sizing MCC motor starter buckets
  • Able to select transmitters and flow elements per client standards and process conditions
  • Interacts with Clients to convey project design and identify scope changes
  • Interacts with other departments and suppliers to obtain pertinent information
  • Reviews project/discipline deliverables for compliance with industry accepted design principles, company standards and customer contract specifications.
  • Identify changes in scope that will effect project schedule or Middough/client budgets, Skills and Qualifications:
  • 5+ years design experience
  • Associate Degree in a technical discipline preferred
  • AutoCAD Certificate or minimum of 5 years proven AutoCAD experience
  • Proficient in basic computer functions required to perform AutoCAD 2-D, AutoCAD 3-D, Raster, and MicroStation
  • Proficient in standard drafting techniques and in field investigations and measurements
  • Proficient in SmartPlant Instrumentation (INtools) and Foundation Fieldbus
  • Knowledge of Codes and Standards
  • Previous experience with Honeywell DCS Systems, Allen Bradley PLCs, and DeltaV DCS Systems
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
  • TWIC card a plus
Physical Demands:

The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing duties of this job, the employee will:
  • Frequently be required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs and ladders, balance, stoop or kneel, talk and hear, and use fingers and hands to feel objects, tools or controls
  • Frequently use up-close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus
In addition:
  • Overtime may be necessary as workload’s dictate. This may include weekdays, weekends and/or holidays
  • The job may be performed at the Client’s production facility or industrial/construction job site and could last for extended periods of time
  • In some cases, the site working environment may include outside conditions and exposure to high temperatures
  • May require extended overnight travel to another client location/facility or the home office
  • Conditions will vary at each location, but the conditions listed above will generally apply
  • When working outside Middough’s office, appropriate safety training and safety equipment will be provided by Middough and/or Client, as required
 Middough Inc. does not support sponsorship for any applicant that requires an employment visa (i.e. H-1B) to work lawfully in the US.
Middough Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of diversity and actively recruits minority, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.


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