Turnaround Planner - Instrumentation

Job Description

Employment :Contract
# of Openings :1
Classification :Maintenance|Instrumentation|Instrumentation Industry:Mining|Technicians/Technologist|Trades

Design Group Staffing is currently searching for a Turnaround PLANNER– (Instrumentation) to work a long-term contract position in the EDMONTON REGION.

Scope of Work

This role will be reporting to the Turnaround Planner & Scheduling Lead, the primarily responsible for development, refinement and execution of all electrical packages for turnaround and outages

Skills and Qualifications 

  • Responsible for the safety performance of any assigned personnel during turnaround execution.
  • Planning/scheduling of all activities related to the inspection and testing of instrumentation, automation and controls equipment during the turnaround.
  • Conducts field verification to confirm work described in the work submission document and develops detailed work scope for repairs to any identified instrumentation and/or components.
  • Work with the mechanical and electrical planners to identify all job steps and crafts needed to execute instrumentation work within the mechanical/electrical work packages and ensures that these steps and crafts are incorporated into the plan and schedule.
  • Prepare job plans with optimized job task logic and craft requirements for all approved instrumentation/automation turnaround jobs to achieve turnaround premises including low cost and safety performance.
  • Ensures all job plans are in compliance with the client’s environmental plan.
  • Work with SCM and outside vendors to obtain labour and parts pricing and any required shop time for automation equipment/instrumentation.
  • Identifies all needed instrumentation materials and ensures that these items are ordered and received in accordance with the Turnaround Materials Management Plan.
  • Prepare budgets for all automation scopes of work items including on-site and outside shop repairs and ensure the preparation and issuance of all required Purchase Orders
  • Work with the turnaround team in the development of the turnaround logistics plan.
  • Serve as a liaison between Turnaround Planning and the Project team for all instrumentation/automation matters related to capital projects and ensure optimum plan/schedule integration.
  • During turnaround field execution, is responsible for coordinating and updating daily progress to the P6 work schedule, including all off-site instrument shop repairs.
  • Functions as an instrumentation focal point during turnaround field execution, understanding the P6 work schedule and drives the schedule to an efficient and highly effective execution.
  • Assist with work scope challenge for identified instrumentation/automation scopes of work.
  • Assist the routine & preventative maintenance representatives in establishing optimum scopes and cost estimates for non-turnaround instrumentation work.
  • Focal point for all instrumentation/automation related communications with the Turnaround Team.
  • Conducts job plan and schedule assessments to establish an optimal plan to achieve turnaround premises including low cost and safety performance.
  • Identification, review and escalation of high-risk activities.
  • Ensures compliance to client’s standards, policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for schedule compliance reporting daily.
  • Provides a critique of instrumentation related turnaround activities after completion of the turnaround.
  • Works with lead scheduler to optimize the master turnaround schedule.

Tasks and Responsibilities   

  • Journeyman Instrument Mechanic or Technologist with equivalent experience;
  • 10+ years of experience in an instrumentation/automation planning and scheduling role in the Petrochemical industry;
  • Strong preference will be given to candidates who have previous experience in executing turnarounds;
  • Experience with digital control systems (DCS) and digital networks;
  • Experience with safety instrumented systems (SIS);
  • Experience with fire and gas detection systems;
  • Experience with analyzer testing and commissioning;
  • Experience with loop controls and fibre optic communications;
  • Experience with nuclear level gauge devices?
  • A minimum of 1-year experience and intermediate skill level in scheduling using Oracle Primavera P6 (V7 or greater);
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, Outlook;
  • Experience with Content Server or Livelink, MS Visio, Maximo, PowerPoint, Smartplant Instrumentation (SPI) considered an asset;
Additional Information:

•No housing or travel allowance for non-local applicants.

•*All employment offers will be contingent on successful clearance of pre-access Alcohol and Drug screening, criminal background check

•** Successful candidate will be required to have / establish incorporated status and secure required insurance coverage

How to Apply

All interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter in MS Word to the attention of Sameer Moddin at [Click Here to Email Your Resume]

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future consideration.

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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

For more information about Design Group Staffing, please visit dg.ca