Iberdrola USA Control and Instrumentation Engineer in United States


At ScottishPower we know that people are our strongest asset so we’re always looking for individuals whose energy, intelligence and passion can help us reach our goals.

Business and Department

GENERATION Our Generation business ensures we have enough power to continue delivering the energy needed. We deliver competitive energy from across our generation portfolio of hydro, gas and biomass generation, while minimising theenvironmental impact.

Join us, as a Control and Instrumentation Engineer, working for the UK Thermal Engineering Team you will provide support for a number of Control and Instrumentation activities. Working within a global company this is an exciting time to work with a combination of different technologies at a number of different sites across this diverse business.


Primarily you will ensure compliance and governance for the various C&I; systems, you’ll manage and implement projects during shutdown periods. The role will include support for a number of different power plants at different locations which include a wide array of control and monitoring systems; you will directly be involved in the control of risks associated with SIL systems/Obsolescence/Cyber security/DSEAR utilising your project management ability. You will also assist in maintenance activities when required to keep the plant running round the clock to deliver for our customers.


To enjoy the benefits of working for the employer of the future we will essentially be looking for you to have a qualification in Control/Electronic Engineering or process operations. In return we will use your previous experience of maintenance of a CCGT or similar plant to focus on delivering results and directing a team to allow you to develop your career with us. Using your NEBOSH/IOSH certification or equivalent principles of health and safety working knowledge this will help us to achieve plant maintenance targets safely. We would like to benefit from your self-motivation and excellent communication skills when you join our small diverse team to encourage collaborative working relationships.

This role could be an excellent development opportunity for an ambitious Graduate Engineer who is geographically mobile and has a wide range of qualities including high technical skills, good interpersonal skills and a real desire tobecome a future manager within the business.

Offering you a permanent role on a competitive salary and bonus opportunity with additional benefits including excellent on the job training and development based at the dynamic Rye House Power Station.

Role Benefits

  • Bonus: Up to 10% opportunity

  • Stakeholder Pension plan with Life Insurance

  • Share incentive plan

  • Family Friendly Policies

  • Childcare Vouchers

  • Enhanced annual leave (36 Days)

  • Caring and development breaks

  • Training and development

  • Comprehensive sick pay scheme

  • Corporate Perks (includes discounts on travel, entertainment, shopping and much more)

  • Flexible Benefits (includes options for private healthcare, dental care, travel and much more)

"happy to talk flexible working"

Location: Rye House Power Station, Hoddesdon, Herts

REFERENCE: 5071330300

Publication date: 19.06.2017

Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time

Salary: £32,400 - £40,500