Sr Engineer - Automation

Sr Engineer - Automation
Petrotec Group, Qatar

1 Year
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Career Level
Bachelor's Degree
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Mar 9, 2023
Last Date
Apr 9, 2023

Job Description

About Petrotec

Petrotec Group is one of the largest providers of Engineered products and services to the energy industry in Qatar, specializing in key diverse energy related disciplines of rotating equipment, electrical, instrumentation, drilling amp; static equipment. Established in 1989, Petrotec represents notable world class equipment manufacturers and services providers. The company provides its clients in Qatar with comprehensive specialized engineering products and services to support the energy spectrum of Qatar’s upstream and downstream industries. With an utmost focus on reliable and safe service, the group has grown into a trusted name in Qatar and recently extended further in the Gulf region. The Group is internationally recognized, with certifications in Quality Management Systems- ISO 9001:2015, Environmental Management Systems- ISO 14001: 2015, and Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems OHSAS ISO 45001:2018. Petrotec Group is also TRACE Certified.


About the role

The role involves coordinating with the sales team for automation projects to ensure the smooth transfer of orders, costing sheets, payment terms, and project documents. The lead engineer is responsible for various tasks, including preparing presentations for kickoff meetings, surveying the site, ordering hardware, developing critical documents, and creating project schedules. Once documents are approved by the end client, the lead engineer oversees various phases of the project, including FAT, SAT, commissioning, training, and closeout. Applicants should have extensive experience in the field and work independently on tasks. The focus is on utilizing previous experience and combining technical knowledge with customer service skills to manage activities for a department or division effectively. Responsible for processing medium to high-complexity tasks under no supervision.

Education amp; Experience:

  • BE - Electronics amp; Telecommunication or Instrumentation )
  • Must have a minimum experience of 10 years or more in automation projects

Skills amp; Competencies:

  • Must have an excellent knowledge of PLC programming, PLC graphics building, wiring of cabinets, executing FAT, I-FAT , SAT, and site activities
  • Must have good knowledge of communication protocols like Modbus serial, Modbus TCP/IP , fieldbus , profibus .
  • Must have worked on oil and gas projects in Qatar
  • Must have executed projects independently large-size projects.
  • Cybersecurity knowledge of IEC 62443 standards would be added advantage.
  • Experience in electrical products like VFD,s would be added advantage.
  • Must have experience in SCADA
  • Experience in programming Rockwell PLCs like Compactlogix, Contrologix, Siemens PLCs like S7 400 , S7 1500 , ABB PLC s like AC 500, and other PLC is a must.

Other requirements

  1. Sales skills
  2. Customer service skills
  3. Project management skills
  4. Analytical skills
  5. Communication and interpersonal skills
  6. Qatar Driving License
  7. Candidates must be locally available with a transferable visas.


This position offers a competitive salary within the industry and will be commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience. Also, we offer medical Insurance, annual leave with flight tickets, and other standard benefits.

Job Specification

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