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I&C Engineer, 3


Greenville, South Carolina (SC), US, 29615 North Carolina (NC), US Charlotte, North Carolina (NC), US, 28208 South Carolina (SC), US

Category:  Engineering
Work Area:  Hybrid
Requisition ID:  1407



About Day and Zimmermann

When you’ve been around for more than a century, you know a thing or two! At Day & Zimmermann, we take our lifetime of experience and make things better! Our 51,000+ employees help bring big ideas to life every day. We’re pushing the boundaries of innovation in construction & engineering, operations & maintenance, staffing, and security & defense. And that’s not all. Did we mention that we have 150+ worldwide locations with $2.7 billion USD in annual revenue? Come join our in on purpose – We put people to work, we protect American freedoms, and we help our customers power and improve the world. We do what we say.®

Instrumentation & Controls Engineer III

We’re looking for a full-time, staff I&C Engineer III, to join our Day & Zimmermann team located hybrid in either Greenville, SC or Charlotte, NC or fully Remote.

As the Instrumentation & Controls Engineer III, here’s the work you’ll do:
General Description includes Instrumentation & Control Systems design and analysis of an assigned scope of work in a project including specific complex deliverables such as DCS & PLC systems. Work includes, among other things, conceptual studies, cost and planning studies, layouts, design calculations, specification development and supervising vendor packages. Can effectively communicate technical solutions and concepts to other engineers and non-engineers. Mentor junior Instrumentation & Controls Engineers and depending on size and complexity of scope of work may be assigned as the Instrumentation & Control Systems Engineering Lead for a project. Maintain and promote a focus on end product whether engineering, fabrication or construction. Ensure effective communications among other engineering disciplines. Ensure effective management of change. Assumes responsibility for cost, schedule, quantity and budget control.

  • Provide technical guidance for the pertinent portions of the assigned projects. Provide necessary calculations and project overview of other Engineers and Designers.
  • Develop and monitor project scopes and schedules for applicable discipline and team of Engineers and Designers. Identify changes in scope / schedule and their impact, as they occur.
  • Provide coordination of design efforts with other disciplines and client personnel.
  • Monitor and ensure design work and documents are correct, consistent with applicable codes, logically presented and constructible.
  • When responsible for work, stamps required project documents as a PE, and/or ensures all licensing regulations are followed for Instrumentation & Controls.

This role is for you if you have these skills:

  • Well versed in design practices for Instrumentation & Controls.
  • Familiar with DCS/PLC codes and standards for domestic and/or international.
  • Ability to work in Revit, AutoCAD, and Bluebeam. Proficient in the use of industry standard flow device software and manufacturer control sizing programs.
  • Strong organizational skills and effective verbal/written communication skills for execution of multiple projects. Experience in effective project execution and project procedures. Ability to supervise and lead the completion of projects (ability to effectively manage project discipline schedule, staffing levels and budget).
  • Experience in the development of the design basis for Capital Project Cost Estimates.

And if you have these qualifications:

  • BS Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering required; Degree must be ABET accredited.
  • 8+ years of detail instrumentation & control systems engineering experience.
  • Professional Engineer registration preferred, with ability to obtain PE registration in other states via exam or comity.
  • US Citizenship
  • Great attitude and team player.
  • Successful completion of background screening process.


In compliance with this state’s pay transparency laws, the salary range for this role is $96,160 - $144,240. This is not a guarantee of compensation or salary, as final offer amount may vary based on factors including but not limited to experience and geographic location. (The specific programs and options available to an employee may vary depending on date of hire, schedule type, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements).

We care about our employees and it shows.

 Our staff receive a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical/Rx, dental and vision coverage; life, AD&D and disability insurance; flexible spending accounts; 100% paid maternity leave for up to 12 weeks, parental leave, family leave, other paid time off; voluntary benefits and discount programs to meet our employees’ individual needs including pet insurance for our furry family members!

To ensure a safe work environment while meeting the physical demands of the job, you must be able to perform the following physical and mental tasks, with or without a reasonable accommodation:

  • Visual acuity (e.g., needed to prepare and analyze data, to transcribe documents, to view a computer, to read, to inspect objects, to operate machinery.
  • Balancing (e.g. maintaining equilibrium when walking, climbing, crouching, etc.)
  • Stooping (e.g. bending the spine at the waist)
  • Reaching (e.g. reaching the arms or legs in any direction)
  • Lifting motion or lifting objects more than 15 pounds
  • Walking
  • Repetitive motion of any part of the body
  • Kneeling, crouching or crawling
  • Manual Dexterity (e.g. picking, pinching, typing, or other working that uses fingers)
  • Climbing (e.g. ascending/descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, pole, etc. using feet and legs and hands/arms to climb)
  • Hearing
  • Talking
  • Capacity to think, concentrate and focus for long periods of time.
  • Ability to read complex documents in the English language.
  • Capacity to reason and make sound decisions.
  • Ability to write complex documents in the English language.
  • Capacity to express thoughts orally.
  • Ability to regularly perform all job functions at Company’s office or worksite.
  • Ability to withstand environmental conditions (e.g. extreme heat or cold, grass, wind, sand, fumes, odors, gases, extreme noise, etc.)

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Diversity, Inclusion & Equal Employment Opportunity


Day & Zimmermann is committed to maintaining an inclusive workforce, where employees are hired, retained, compensated and promoted based on their contributions to our Company. Our collective strength is rooted in over a century of diverse employees and businesses, commitment to success, and delivery on promises made. Federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity laws prohibit employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship status, veteran status and disability status. Day & Zimmermann is committed to providing an equal opportunity work environment in full compliance with these laws. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation in the application process, please email, and please specify which position you are interested in, including job title and location.

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Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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