Project Controls Engineer
- Location: Texas
- Salary: Market related
Project Controls Engineer
Salary: Market related
Develop, maintain and communicate capital projects cost and schedules. The position can be assigned to multiple capital projects as well as specific initiatives for business development. He or she will be responsible for project controls and reporting, including estimate development, cost control, progress measurement, schedule development and schedule control.
specialty chemical or similar industry.
As an I&C engineer, work with a team of I&C engineers and designers, and other disciplines, to perform detail engineering, including front-end planning work, develop I&C quantities and cost estimation, conduct conceptual studies, perform technical quality reviews, attend Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT), and support construction & commissioning activities . Work under a direct supervision of an I&C lead or work independently on smaller projects or standalone activities. Knowledge of instrumentation and control systems (PLC/DCS) is required.Prepare instruments and control system specifications, instrument inquiry/bid packages, technical bid summaries, and purchase recommendations.Conduct review of instrument and control systems vendor drawings and data. Interface with suppliers, clients, other engineering disciplines, and detailers/designers.Participate in the development of P&ID's and equipment/construction subcontract package specifications.Develop instrument index, I/O list, cause & effect and logic diagrams, and control narratives.Work with the India I&C team and other disciplines to produce I&C engineering and design deliverables.Work with clients and vendors for information required to complete engineering design deliverables on schedule and building long working relationship.Interface and support construction personnel directly from the office and support construction and pre-commissioning activities in the field, as required.Work with SmartPlant Instrumentation (SPI) and other smart tools to produce engineering and design deliverables.Able to support construction and startup & commission activities in the field, as required Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Chemical Engineering from accredited program required.Engineer-In-Training (EIT) Certification recommended.3 years related experience. Completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.Attention to detail.Ability to clearly communicate both verbal and written technical information.Must be proficient in the use of computer software (i.e., MS-Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).Valid driver's license required. Must be willing and able to obtain, or currently hold a valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC).
The Instrument & Controls Designer will be part of the part of the engineering team working on I&C systems design for EPC projects in Oil & Gas industry. This position is to work in a team environment and produce instrumentation & controls design deliverables. Expert in using 2D AutoCAD and Microstation.Prepare designs and drawings using project specifications and discipline-associated written and verbal instructions in accordance with established design practices, standards, and procedures.Work with I&C team and other disciplines to produce I&C design deliverables. Work with clients and vendors for information required to complete design deliverables on schedule. Interface and support construction personnel directly.Experienced working in 3D model environment and utilizing smart-tools like SPI and AVEVA, preparation of construction deliverables like panel/building layouts, cable schedule, installation details, instrument index, instrument location plans, loop diagrams, and wiring/termination drawings.Strong knowledge of field instrumentation installations. Provide leadership and guidance to less experienced staff members.Provide leadership and guidance to less experience I&C design staff. Support I&C project lead in developing schedule, budgets, and managing resources. Requirements: Bachelor's or Associate's degree in a relevant field of study. Equivalent combination of experience and training may be substituted for the degree requirement.A minimum of 7 years of experience.Excellent written and verbal communications skills.SmartPlant Instrumentation (SPI) experience is highly desired.Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access).Able to plan and execute work without extra oversight.Understands project schedule and budgets.Oil & Gas Industry experience is desired.Must be willing and able to obtain, or currently hold a valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)
JOB DESCRIPTIONResponsibilities include hardware installations, upgrades, operating systems and application software installations and upgrades, backup, and recovery administration, maintaining users and peripheral equipment, troubleshooting system and application issues.This job position will support the organizations efforts to implement hardware, software and network solutions to achieve these goals. Lead or support the effort to implement advanced cybersecurity controls and monitoring. Lead or support the evaluation of user requests or design specifications for new or modified application functionality and estimate efforts required. Analyze, design, code, test, document, implement and maintain application changes. Provide expert technical expertise in managing applications in a Windows Active Directory Domain with Standard hardware or VMware virtual hardware. Maintain systems and the hosted services through continued monitoring, coordination of data backup, system troubleshooting and proactive security measures. Manage complex technologies and services into a heterogeneous environment including those outside the content management system, such as infrastructure, directories, web servers, and third-party applications. Resolve unique, highly complex, escalated issues/problems with broad knowledge. Strong interpersonal and communication skills; capable of writing purchase justifications, making presentations to an internal audience, and interacting positively with peers and upper management. Project management skills, including the ability to develop and monitor work agreements and budgets, and to determine specifications, schedules, and deliverables. Excellent administrative and organizational skills. Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentations, training and interpersonal skills. Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills. Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and projects concurrently.Required Skills· Microsoft Windows Operating Systems (Windows 10, Server 16 and newer) experience· Active Directory - creating, modifying and troubleshooting group policies, user account management and general Directory Service support· Engineer and install IT solutions in a distributed networked environment· Configuration Management (VCM, SCCM, Tripwire, BMC TrueSight)· VMWare vSphere support (EXi 6.0 or newer)· Engineer and deploy multifactor authentication solutions· Strong general application support experience.· Strong in remote support and troubleshooting· Strong Troubleshooting and problem-solving skills Preferred Skills· Microsoft Deployment Toolkit [MDT] / Windows Deployment Services [WDS]· BigFix· McAfee Antivirus· Whitelisting software (Carbon Black)· Palo Alto firewalls (Ruleset management)· Cisco network equipment (Basic switch configuration)· Server infrastructure experience· Hyperconverged infrastructure support (HP Simplivity)· Vulnerability Management (IP360, Nessus, Nexpose)· PowerShell (Active Directory scripting, VMware PowerCLI, General Use)· SCADA / industrial controls systems experience
One of Spencer Ogden's LNG clients is seeking a Process/Project Engineer to join them on a one year contract with the possibility of extension. The role will require candidates to be local or be willing to relocate to the Houston area.Minimum Qualifications A Bachelor's Degree in chemical engineering.8+ years working on EPC projects.US, Mexican or Canadian citizenship or a green card Responsibilities Experience reviewing regulators FERC and PHMSA documents and questiosns or experience on LNG projects.Participate in the review of P&ID's, PFD's and other design drawings.Participate in Process Hazard Analysis, HAZOPS or other formal hazard assessment groups.Assists in developing responses to regulatory agencies FERC and PHMSAProvide company supervision to the safe work of the EPC contractor and subcontractors. Details 1 year contract with the possibility of extensionRate: NegotiableLocation: Houston
Key ResponsibilitiesThe key responsibilities include the following: Planning of outages on the main Combined Cycle Gas Turbine plant and Open Cycle Gas Turbine plant and other major items of plant.Development of contingency plans associated with the aboveReview of contracts, programmes, project and commercial documentation associated with outagesProgress and reporting on all planned and unplanned outagesEnsuring plans meet safety, environmental, technical, and commercial targetsCo-ordination of day-to-day maintenance planning activities.Managing site specific projects that have defined time or functional start and end criteria. These may include CAPEX projects, plant investigations, technical and commercial project assignments, audits etc.Manage and develop site based computerised maintenance management systems to suit business and plant needsDevelop and test site Business Continuity PlansCoordinate the preparation of monthly reports, business reviews and associated follow up actions.Develop procedures and plans in the above areas to support the stations ISO quality standards Knowledge, Skills and ExperienceEssential Experience in a power plant or similar process industry in a commercial environment is considered essential.It is expected that the incumbent would have good interpersonal skill and have the ability to manage and lead projects, coordinate activities, chair meetings, and manage unplanned changes.The incumbent would be expected to prepare reports to suit recipients at different levels of the organisation and make presentations as required. Desirable Working experience in the use, development and management of planning software and computerised maintenance management systems would be an advantage. QualificationsIt is desirable that the incumbent has 3rd level qualification in engineering or a related technical/science based subject.
Duties/Qualifications: Prefer engineering degree in specific discipline and minimum of 5 years experience plus 3 or more years experience in management function on projects or related technical field.Manage project workflow by identifying and executing interfaces between facility planning, regulatory, right-of-way, environment, engineering, design, construction, operations and marketing functions; manage project meetings, project budgets, monthly forecasts, and schedules.
Requirements:Minimum 10 years of experience in Project Management with at least 4 years in Project Management for Well Design, Planning and Construction/Operation. Responsibilities:- Overall Project management accountability for the contract including project scheduling, budgeting, cost application, execution, and end-of-project evaluation- Coordinates and facilitates the resources allocated to the project
Description: Requires engineering degree in specific discipline and 1-4 years engineering experience.Prepare designs for pipeline, meter, regulator and relief valve sizing and compression facilitiesspecify materials to be purchased to implement facility designsdevelop project implementation schedulesprepare cost estimatesperform engineering studies involving data analysis and process flow analysis and written reports.
Overview: We are seeking an experienced Combustion Engineer. The ideal candidate should have a background in boiler engineering, particularly in the firing systems, air & gas flue draft systems, and pressure part arrangement including their design requirement, scope, associated engineering drawings/documents, and performance guarantees and tests. They should also have experience in developing and reviewing technical specifications, managing the RFP process for EPC, and evaluating EPC proposals.Responsibilities: Develop and review technical specifications for boiler components, including firing systems, air & gas flue draft systems, and pressure part arrangement.Provide technical comments and deficiencies and coordinate with others on the project team.Manage the RFP process for EPC, evaluate EPC proposals, and conduct technical negotiations.Review vendor submittals to ensure they meet the technical specifications.Create detailed engineering documents such as P&IDs and data sheets.Provide technical support to the construction team during the installation phase.Work closely with the design team to ensure compliance with all applicable codes and standards. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.Experience in the design and operation of coal-fired and gas-fired boilers.Strong technical background in boiler engineering, particularly in the firing systems, air & gas flue draft systems, and pressure part arrangement.Experience in developing and reviewing technical specifications.Excellent written and oral communication skills.Experience managing the RFP process for EPC, evaluating EPC proposals, and conducting technical negotiations.Experience with Combustion Engineering (now GE) or other tangentially fired boiler manufacturers or EPC engineers in power plants is a plus.Strong attention to detail and ability to work independently.Must be able to work at the Petersburg Generating Station and be available to partially work remotely. This will be a multi-year contract. Must be based in the US. ** No Visa Sponsorship Opportunities at this time**
Qualification: Must have experience associated with engineering design, onshore fabrication, offshore installation, brownfield construction and hook-up and commissioning of offshore structures. At leasr 5-8 years of expierienceHas used Software skills such as SACS, Staadpro or SESAMHas worked on FPSO projects prior.
The roleTo supervise and train staff. Prepare and update Electrical deliverables. The successful candidate will have experience in green field and brown field engineering of offshore O&G facilities and renewables. Capable of contributing to many areas as part of a small project team. Capable of originating documentation and working with minimum supervision and external input.Scope of Responsibilities: To ensure the quality of work undertaken by themselves and others is commensurate with the goal of the activity considering the constraints of time and budget.To support with competency the Engineering Design of Electrical Systems for Offshore and Onshore Installations, from Concept phase to Detail Design, actively participating in the production of Project Deliverables and Discipline Meetings.Conduct Power System studies including calculation files.Design of substations.Coordinate engineering activities with other interested parties.Represent ODE with Clients on technical matters.Prepare and update technical specifications.Prepare and issue reports on electrical design.Prepare and issue Enquiry Documentation.Technical Bid analysis of electrical equipment and materials.Attend Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs).Assist with the preparation of budget estimates (materials and manhours).Review Project Documents produced by third parties.Direct and lead other junior engineers and designers as required. Qualifications/ Experience: Candidates must hold a minimum Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering combined with 5+ years of professional experience in design and engineering.Candidate must be registered with an Engineering Council or equivalent and preferably a Chartered Engineer (or working towards) is considered advantageous.Proven success in delivering studies and preparing clear, concise reports against time, cost, and quality objectives.Experience in feasibility/concept selection studies and FEED projects. Competencies & Soft Skills:Electrical engineer, with experience as an electrical engineer in the oil and gas industry for offshore projects. Candidate should have: ETAP Software experienceCommercial awarenessDetail conscientiousStrong work ethic & leadership skillsExcellent written and verbal communication skillsTeam player, self-starter.Strong IT literacyFlexible to travel in UK and OverseasGood report and procedure writing skills
To lead the commissioning of the GE Plant Controls System (Mark VIe) for Combined Cycle Power Plants (CCPP) and ensure planning, preparation and execution of the commissioning, operation, trial run and acceptance. Essential Responsibilities Prepare and execute the commissioning, trial run, acceptance testing, and inspection/measurements works defined by the Commissioning ManagerParticipate in site meetings by arrangement with the Commissioning ManagerUtilize all available tools and aids to achieve the goals of his/her assignment and, as well, to strive for continuous product improvements and cost reductionPrepare, manage, perform, coordinate, and monitor the commissioning of the specified systems in a safe and timely mannerPerform commissioning as per specifications, engineering documents considering the safety instructions, environmental protection measures and local regulationsOrganize and supervise the safe operation of the plant (site rules, safety regulations, shift plan, shift log, etc.) from system turnover from Installation until COD by arrangement with the Commissioning ManagerFacilitate the turnover of systems from Installation to commissioning and from commissioning to the customer in accordance with current procedure/work instruction by arrangement with the Commissioning ManagerWork off the open item lists of systems under his/her responsibility by arrangement with the Commissioning Manager Qualifications/Requirements More than 10 years of experience in commissioning and strong knowledge of the GE Mark VIe Controls System and process of Combined Cycle Power Plants (CCPP) including strong knowledge of PID loop tuning.Strong Knowledge of communication protocols: Modbus, Foundation Fieldbus and ProfibusStrong analytic and problem-solving capability.Willing to travel worldwide for long term assignmentsFluent in spoken and written English