Instrumentation & Controls Engineer

  • North Vancouver, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Sacré-Davey is an engineering consulting company providing engineering and project management services in North Vancouver, BC. We offer our clients professional advice and technical expertise to help improve the return on their investments. By thinking creatively and finding innovative approaches, we provide solutions that maximize value for our clients.

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Instrumentation & Controls Engineer who is interested in providing their Contracting their services at 30-50% time on a weekly basis. This Contractor position will be responsible for designing electrical systems for oil and gas, pulp and paper, mining and industrial clients.

The responsibilities of this role include:

  • Generating electrical drawings using AutoCAD 2D
  • Creating P&IDs
  • Generating panel schematics and PLC loop diagrams
  • Generating shutdown keys and acting as a member of Hazop
  • Writing reports and communicating with customers
  • May be required to travel to job sites for field work, commissioning and support
  • Mentoring less experienced engineers and technologists within the team


  • A degree in electrical engineering from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 10-15 years of Canadian related work experience preferably from oil and gas and mining industries
  • Must be a registered Professional Engineer with APEGBC
  • Familiarity with instrumentation in the Oil & Gas sector and heavy industry
  • Experience with PLC wiring and IO schematics and control systems
  • Experience with control narratives and logic diagrams
  • Understanding of SIS and SIL ratings
  • Experience with PLC programming and HMI development
  • Working knowledge of Canadian Electrical Code
  • Strong computer literacy including MS Office
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with ability to communicate with technical and non-technical audiences
  • Must have strong AutoCAD and MS Office Skills
  • RSLOGIX5000, Wonderware, and FactorTalk are all pluses

Additional Information

Sacré- Davey offers a competitive compensation package, as well as a creative, cohesive work environment and continuous opportunity for development. If you would like to be considered for this opportunity please submit your resume and cover letter, including a description of projects and accomplishments relevant to the position.