Sr. Instrument Engineer / Houston, TX


CAM is looking for an Instrument Engineer to successfully lead a project I&E team.

CAM embraces a culture that reflects its core values: Conscientious, Attentive, Merit, Integrity, & Safety.  We intend for all of our hires to carry the same values.

Requirements / Must Haves

To successfully deliver quality IFC documents and maintaining budget & schedule.  The Sr Instrument Engineer will need to be able to look at the Scope of Work & Design Basis, and come up with an execution strategy to perform the tasks.  Maintaining and keeping Client relations by going to site visits, PHA/HAZOP reviews, 30%/60%/90% model reviews, Design Review, and Kick-off Meetings.  Ability to be a self-starter that requires minimal help to execute a project.

Skills / Qualifications

The Senior Instrument Engineer will need to be able to produce the following deliverables:

  • Instrument Index
  • I/O List
  • Control Narrative
  • Range, Alarm, & Setpoint List
  • Cause & Effect
  • PSV, Control Valve, Orifice, Tank Vents, & Flow Meter Sizing Calculations
  • Datasheets for all Instrumentation: Analyzers, Level, Flow, Pressure, Temperature, Valves, and miscellaneous.
  • Specifications for mostly Instrumentation Equipment: Control/RTU Buildings, Station Control Panels, RIO Panels, Gas Chromatograph Building, Meter Skids, Flow Control Skids, HIPPS or Over Pressure Protection Skids.
  • Review of Vendor Quotes, Develop Technical Bid Evaluations, and Perform Clarifications.
  • Review Design Deliverables: Area Classification, Cable Schedule, Installation Details, Instrument Plans, Panel Drawings, Junction Box Drawings, Network Topologies and Vendor Drawing Packages.
  • Estimating future projects.


Houston, TX


Engineering Services

Job Type

Full Time

Years of Experience


Education Level

Bachelor's Degree