PD&MS Group is looking for a Senior Control & Instrumentation Designer


Position: Senior Control & Instrumentation Designer

Do you enjoy a challenge? Do you want to make a difference? Would you like to work within a friendly and inclusive team? We have an exciting opportunity for Senior Controls & Instrument Designers to join our Engineering team in Baku on a full-time, long-term contract basis. Please note only Azerbaijani citizens can be considered for this position.

Reporting to the Lead Instrument Designer, the main functions of the role will be the execution of Project work, in accordance with PD&MS and / or Project Procedures within the man-hour, cost budgets and project schedule targets.

If you are passionate about Design, have some energy industry experience, then we would love to hear from you.


Relevant technical background, knowledge of CAD drafting techniques and full understanding of materials and methods normally used within the Instrument discipline

Previous experience / knowledge of BP Caspian Sea assets, procedures and software is seen as an advantage

Willingness to attend site (offshore Caspian Sea) would be seen as advantageous

Plan and develop detailed design drawing / document packages from offshore reports

Produce cost-effective engineering solutions that are fit for purpose, safe and add value

Preparation / checking of Block Diagrams, Termination Diagrams, Loop Diagrams, Cable Schedules. Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Process Hook-ups, Bill of Materials etc.

Review and signature check of drawings and documents generated by other Designers

Proficient in use of AutoCad and MS Office products

Computer literate (Data base / Tag Data Tool Spreadsheets)

Able to interpret, review and comment on P&IDs

Ability to address operational and maintenance issued in the design and liaise with colleagues for the best solution

Respond to site / engineering queries

Progress reporting

Coaching and mentoring of less experienced Designers as required

Consult with and take direction from assigned Instrument Engineers

Attend Project meetings as required / requested, etc.

Our Senior Designers can expect to work in a modern environment, enjoy flexible working and will be offered a range of working options to suit individual situations.  We have a generous benefits package available which includes pension, enhanced sick pay and income protection to name a few.

About You

Our ideal candidate will enjoy team working, will be customer and quality focused, can use their own initiative and will be responsive to our business and client needs. You should also enjoy coaching and mentoring others.

We’d like you to have a HND in a relevant subject and previous experience in detail design with an awareness of other disciplines.  You need to be competent and have an interest in working with AutoDesk design products.
There will be the opportunity to work in other locations, both on and offshore so candidates may need you to travel and hold the relevant certification to do so.

About Us

Our Company delivers small, medium and large sized brownfield engineering and construction projects to both onshore and offshore facilities within the UKCS, and beyond.  
In addition to our Oil & Gas delivery stream we are leading the way in the Low Carbon Energy Sector, as well as providing opportunities in Energy Transition and Cleantech sectors.

We strongly believe in our core values, the PD&MS GENES, which defines who we are and what we do on a daily basis, the way we deliver and what our company stands for. Each Gene is underpinned by our safety message “without compromise to safety or quality”, safety and quality do not stand alone as company values because they are integrated into everything we do.
We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and value inclusion and diversity. We welcome applications from all persons regardless of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran or disability status.