• Title
    Instrument & Electrical Designer - Bishop
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Instrumentation
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for an Instrument and Electrical Designer with experience in the chemical manufacturing industry.  As the Instrument and Electrical Designer you will be responsible for design work supporting small facility based projects in an active chemical manufacturing plant as part of that plant’s capital project’s group.



    • Meet or exceed the company’s safety standards
    • Comply with all company procedures, engineering practices and other standards
    • Read and fully understand P&ID’s and other documents which describe the scope of work to be done
    • Provide electrical and instrumentation design support to capital and service projects in a fast paced environment
    • Design of MV and LV electrical systems, including both power, control and instrumentation wiring
    • Application of company and industry standards to generate instrument and electrical construction packages
    • Design of instrumentation and control systems and associated wiring, panels, etc.
    • Independently develop detailed wiring diagrams, instrument/lighting/grounding plan drawings, electrical schematics, cable tray/conduit sizing, cable selection, PLC panel sizing
    • Work closely with plant engineers, contractors, and team members to achieve project success
    • Field as-built, measurement, and design as project requires
    • Assist with material take-offs and construction estimating

    Skills / Qualifications

    Skills / Qualifications

    • 10+ years industrial experience working in the design field, preferably in that of the chemical manufacturing industry
    • Experience in design of instrumentation and electrical systems as currently used in chemical manufacturing facilities including electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, plan drawings, conduit and cable tray layouts, pressure, temperature, flow, density, and other instrumentation, instrument loops, PLC and DCS, etc.
    • Experience with I/O detail wiring and termination
    • Knowledge of electrical equipment selection in industrial classified areas
    • Outdoor design experience, able to wear required PPE and drive safely to jobsite for filed measurement/as-built drawings
    • Proficiency in MicroStation
    • Proficiency in Microsoft, Word, Excel and Outlook

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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