The average salary for a Senior Instrumentation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) skills is $118,992.
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Job Description for Senior Instrumentation Engineer
Senior instrumentation engineers come up with project designs and ideas for new facility equipment in a distributed control system. They also develop analysis reports that detail why equipment in a facility may or may not have failed, and they provide assistance to maintenance staff as needed. Generally, a senior instrumentation engineer will act as a liaison between a company creating new technologies and the company that the senior instrumentation engineer is working for. Generally, the expe…Read more
Senior Instrumentation Engineer Tasks
- Review designs and plans to determine feasibility and compliance, to estimate costs and timelines, and to commission projects.
- Review and guide construction plans and processes for projects, sites, and equipment.
- Prepare calculations and documentation, make improvements, and recommend implementation processes.
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Popular Skills for Senior Instrumentation Engineer
Skills that pay less than market rate include Maintenance, Project Management, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Instrument Control and Engineering Design.
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