Instrument Engineer

  • Application closing date: 31st March 2024
  • Your contact person: BOC Limited, a Linde company, Richard Morgan


Are you looking for a role where you can apply your technical expertise and problem-solving skills, within an innovative environment where no day is the same? Interested in how we really make our world more productive, positively impact our communities and want to be part of making a real difference?


What you will enjoy doing

  • This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of a great Engineering Instrument team, enabling you to actively work on projects, be recognised as the technical authority for your area, and support our ongoing operations in the region.
  • You will act as a valued member of a multi-disciplined team, who are responsible for delivering projects from front-end design through to construction and commissioning, giving you the chance to work on projects from start to end.
  • In addition, you will support existing installed assets throughout our UK & Ireland sites by carrying out problem-solving activities, audit processes and resourcing plant shutdowns.
  • You will actively seek to increase the benefit to the business of advances in control & instrumentation.
  • Furthermore, you will lead the way and demonstrate best practices across the organisation.
  • You will also have the chance to run the functional safety lifecycle of installed systems from the design stage to de-commissioning.
  • As somebody who is safety conscious, you will ensure compliance with the appropriate legislative standards related to instrumentation including functional safety and explosive atmospheres.
  • Finally, some of this role will be fixed and travel to our sites may be required but there is flexibility, and we are happy to discuss your specific requirements.


What makes you great

  • You have an engineering degree, apprenticeship, or the equivalent practical, conceptual, and theoretical knowledge and experience within a similar environment
  • You are naturally curious, with the ability to analyse and solve problems, fault find and investigate process issues
  • In addition, you have excellent attention to detail with the ability to think on your feet to prioritise business and safety decisions
  • You are an incorporated or Chartered Engineer or working towards this, and/or have a passion for learning, developing and challenging yourself
  • You also have excellent interpersonal skills, at all levels, with the ability to influence and work effectively as part of a team
  • A knowledge of Siemens-based control systems would be advantageous but is not essential
  • And lastly, you must have a high level of personal integrity and work aligned with the values of being an inclusive workplace


Why you will love working with us

We are the largest provider of industrial, medical and special gases in the UK and Ireland. From cutting harmful emissions, to providing life-saving oxygen and keeping food fresh, our gases play an essential role in everyday life. Our values – Safety, Integrity, Accountability, Inclusion and Community are at the heart of everything we do. They help us create an environment that puts safety first, where people do things the right way, new ideas are welcomed and everyone can be themselves.

At BOC, we take pride in our people and work hard to provide an enriching, enjoyable place to work. We have a clear vision: to be the place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, stay and excel. We are always raising the bar, and because we are part of Linde, a global company, our people have limitless opportunities to grow and make a difference, all over the world.


What we offer you

At Linde, the sky is not the limit. If you’re looking to build a career where your work reaches beyond your job description and betters the people with whom you work, the communities we serve, and the world in which we all live, at Linde, your opportunities are limitless. Be Linde. Be Limitless.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package with pension and life assurance as standard. In addition, we offer 25 days paid leave and a range of other flexible leave benefits, so that you have time to do the things you enjoy. Our recognition & reward platform celebrates great work and special moments, as well as providing a hub for health and well-being benefits, including a wide selection of savings and offers at well-known retailers.

Grow to be your best and drive your career with the training and development opportunities we offer.


Have we inspired you? Let’s talk about it

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive environment where everyone feels welcome, valued and empowered to bring their whole selves to work every day. We are more than happy to work with you to provide reasonable adjustments to enable you to present your best self.

Not sure if you fulfil the full criteria for this role? Regardless, we’d still like to hear from you! We look forward to receiving your application via our online careers site, hearing your story and getting to know you better!


Any designations used of course apply to persons of all genders. The form of speech used here is for simplicity only.

BOC Limited, a Linde company acts responsibly towards its shareholders, business partners, employees, society and the environment in every one of its business areas, regions and locations across the globe. The company is committed to technologies and products that unite the goals of customer value and sustainable development.

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