Control & Instrument Engineering Manager manages the design, installation, optimization, and enhancement of electronic control systems and instruments to automate and monitor industrial processes. Develops technical designs, process diagrams, SCADA block diagrams, and control schematics to implement automation controls. Being a Control & Instrument Engineering Manager configures systems using PLC and HMI techniques. Models, tests, and measures output and data to analyze performance or quality issues and develop solutions. Additionally, Control & Instrument Engineering Manager oversees and coordinates project resources for system start-ups, maintenance and upgrades. Ensures that instrument data sheets, wiring designs, drawings, and plans are documented. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Typically reports to a director. The Control & Instrument Engineering Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Control & Instrument Engineering Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes.