Electrical & Instrumentation Designer - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States - 21920

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Job #: 21920
Title: Electrical & Instrumentation Designer
Job Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $70,000.00 - $90,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable


  • This a growing company that is both young (being 2 years old) and stable (being profitable for many decades under global company before spinning off to grow)
  • Have a hand in shaping who the company is going to be in 5-10 years
  • Great career growth with the company


Job Overview:

Under direct supervision, perform a variety of instrument electrical design for project executions. Support procurement, construction, and commissioning phases of projects with activities including assisting with preparation of labor/material estimates and design packages. Work typically performed in office and field.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Strong understanding of P&IDs and PFD’s.
  • Create and review power distribution, switchgear, MCC, motor schematics, cabling, and conduit size.
  • Create and review instrument installation drawings such as but not limited to pressure, flow, temperature, pH, control valves, level and DCS.
  • Review and integrate vendor schematic and drawings into site based designs.
  • Reform redlines of current plant drawings.
  • Review process package and prepare equipment/material specifications sheets to order items. Review with vendor to confirm capability and delivery to meet project objectives.
  • Participate in safety audits or surveillance.


Basic Qualifications:

  • 5 years of AutoCAD or equivalent Certification of its use
  • High School Diploma
  • General understanding of Bill of Material (BOM) / Material to Order (MTO) needs to incorporate types and quantities of detailed MTO/BOM
  • Knowledge of instrumentation controls and DCS system design
  • Knowledgeable of current National Electrical Code (NFPA-70) and other relevant NFPA standards, including application to installation needs
  • Basic understanding of Industrial facilities

Desired/Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 years actual field installation of E&I equipment, devices, raceways
  • 3D Computer Aided Drafting and Design experience preferred
  • Associates Degree in Electronics or Electrical Engineering