Instrumentation and Controls Engineer


Instrumentation and Controls Engineer

Salt Lake City, UT

Organization: Jedson Engineering

Salary: based on experience


It’s an exciting time to be joining Jedson Engineering! We’re enjoying a sustained period of growth and have a great team who are passionate about their work in support of our clients in the pulp & paper, chemical, consumer products, and food & beverage industries. We have offices in the Midwest and across the Southeast and in Salt Lake City. We’re family-owned and growing at an incredible pace. We’re also offering the opportunity to take your career in a new and exciting direction. It’s truly an outstanding time to join our business!



  • At Jedson, you’ll experience a variety of projects in a high growth business.
  • We provide a stable and versatile work environment where you’re surrounded by people who are passionate about their work.
  • We trust each other and work together to meet our clients’ needs.
  • We work as a team – and we like to have fun while we’re at it!



We have an immediate need to fill an Instrumentation & Controls Engineer position in our Cincinnati OH and Salt Lake City offices. We’re looking for Electrical or Mechanical Engineers with heavy industrial experience.



  • Manage all aspects of business projects from inception through execution.
  • Develop and document the scope of work.
  • Understand project success criteria and ensure client expectations are met.
  • Develop and track project costs.
  • Identify and communicate changes to SOW.
  • Identify and effectively respond to client’s issues and needs.
  • Ensure value is provided to the client and develop & earn their trust.
  • Knowledge of front-end engineering and detailed engineering process.
  • Review and manage all project deliverables.
  • Document and communicate changes to scope.



  • B.S. degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering
  • 5+ years of related project engineering experience with engineering firm experience preferred.
  • Heavy industrial experience; pulp & paper or chemical industries a plus
  • Experienced I&C lead engineer on major capital projects from the study phase, detailed design, construction support, check out and start-up.
  • Control systems design – ideally with both DCS and PLC systems
  • Oversees project execution to ensure completion and client satisfaction.
  • Demonstrated experience in driving projects within budget from initiation through a successful and timely conclusion.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to build and foster positive client relationships.
  • Perform activities to improve the reliability and efficiency of operations for the client.
  • Coordinate and supervise project implementation, control project costs, monitor progress and quality of the project.