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Tampa FL Full Time Posted: Saturday, 9 November 2019
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Requisition ID: 23261

Job Category: Engineering; Instrumentation & Controls

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Senior Automation & Controls Engineer

Hatch is seeking a Senior Automation & Controls Engineer to join our team in Tampa, FL. The Sr. A&C Engineer will manage and execute small to medium sized mining, industrial mineral and utilities processing type projects from concept to completion. We are looking for individuals that has exceptional client focus, understands client's needs and expectations.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Develop Front End engineering scopes of work, man-hour budgets, cost estimates and staffing requirements;
  • Ensuring compliance with all relevant engineering standards and internal procedures for all engineering activates;
  • Supervision of a project team from concept to completion in a multi-disciplinary environment;
  • Provision of cost estimates in small to large sized projects in collaboration with all other disciplines;
  • Full knowledge, understanding and application of Electrical Codes, Standards and Regulations;
  • Collaboration with project management/engineering staff to achieve project objectives;
  • Enforcement of technical policies and procedures and advise project team of their assignments and deadlines;
  • Promotion of safe work practices and ensuring that team members conduct work in accordance with company safety and quality policies and procedures;
  • Participation in regular project meetings and assessment of ongoing project needs;
  • Ensuring of accuracy of work by all project team members and the meeting of deadlines; Interaction, organization and administration of client relationships;
  • Preparation and review of all engineering documentation within discipline including, but not limited to, the following documents, lists, calculations and detail drawings;
  • Instrumentation and Controls Design Criteria, Control Philosophy and conceptual design of industrial control systems, Control Narratives, instrument index, I/O lists, instrumentation calculations, data sheets, specifications, selection and sizing, P&ID's, system architecture drawings, instrument location drawings, installation detail drawings, wiring and interconnection diagrams, ISA loop drawings, motor control schematics;
  • Overseeing production of scope of work documentation, engineering and construction work packages and performing quality checks and verification of compliance to all relevant standards and internal procedures;
  • Checking and verifying construction drawings, vendor drawings, material requisitions and approval of bid tabulations and field checkout;
  • Perform field surveys, when necessary;
  • Provide construction support, commissioning and start-up assistance as required.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical or Chemical Engineering from an accredited College or University with a strong interest in industrial process control, automation and computer systems;
  • Minimum 10 (ten) years of progressive engineering experience specializing in the design of industrial instrumentation and controls systems for mining, metallurgy, mineral processing, thermal power and water type projects;
  • PE license is preferred;
  • Versed in current statutory regulations, industry standards and recommended practices and a practical sense in applying such references; DCS and PLC control system hardware and architecture; SIS systems hardware and architecture;
  • Experience with programming languages such as Rockwell, Wonderware, ABB, Foxboro, Siemens, Emerson, GE technology and Relational Databases is an asset;
  • Experience in advanced process controls, optimization of PID loop tuning and/or fuzzy logic is a plus;
  • Excellent planning and execution drive to deliver results and meet quality, cost and schedule targets;
  • Demonstrate commitment to safety and quality programs and procedures ;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with a results-oriented attitude and the ability to work under pressure;
  • Strong computer knowledge is required.


Immigration sponsorship is not available for this position.

We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation.

Tampa FL, United States of America
Hatch Associates Ltd
Hatch Associates Ltd
11/9/2019 5:59:52 AM

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