Technical Consultant I / Fire & Gas C12-2360


Job Type


Start Date

17 December 2012

End Date

17 June 2013


Arcadia, CA


*       Responsibilities:

*       Prepare FEED package for Fire and Gas monitoring and control systems used in enclosed hazardous environments.

*       Prepare Basis of Design, Control Philosophy, Cause and Effect Diagrams, Electrical Schematic Diagrams, Cable Schedule, Control Room Layout, etc. for Fire and Gas systems using PLC based systems.

*       Prepare Technical Specifications for Gas Detectors (H2S and Hydrocarbon), Flame Detectors, Smoke Detectors, Fire and Gas Suppression Systems, Fire Safety Management and Control System, and Fire and Gas Data Management and Networking System.

*       Prepare Fire and Gas Monitoring and Control system architect drawing.

*       Intimately familiar with NFPA 72 and other fire and safety related standards.

*       Manage and train a team of engineers and designers.

*       Prepare Data Sheets and Loop Diagrams for Fire and Gas field sensors and control and monitoring loops using Intools.

*       Prepare Scope of Work for Fire and Gas Projects.

*       Identify required resources for the engineering and design part of the project and assign individual responsibilities.

*       Communicate project objectives, drivers, scope, risks, and deliverables clearly to project team members as well as client.

*       Execute design and engineering within project approved budget and schedule as well as quality and safety goals.

*       Prepare progress reports.

*       Understand gate controlled project execution methodology.

*       Manage changes through a rigorous change management procedure.


*       Qualifications:

*       Bachelor of Science or Engineering preferably in Instrumentation or Electrical.

*       10-15 years’ experience as a Fire and Gas engineering specialist in petrochemical or oil and gas industry.

*       Professional Engineering registration in Fire and Gas or Electrical Engineering.

*       Alaska PE license.