Project Engineer

  1. Contract
BBBH176478_1591910058
  1. United States
  2. Onshore
Negotiable
Date posted11/06/2020

Key Responsibilities

I. Position Summary Statement:

Geographical Scope: West Coast (Northern and Southern California, Alberta, Michigan, Kentucky)

  • Number of Facilities: Approximately 9 large Steam Methane Reforming Hydrogen plants.
  • Reports to: HSS Lead
  • Functional interaction with:

Project Engineers in HSS (local APCI and contract)

Mechanical, I&E, Civil Designers in HSS (local APCI, contract, external firms)

Project Technician in HSS (remote)

Global Engineering (Allentown)

Plant Operations (local)

Process Engineers (local and corporate)

Maintenance Resources (local)

EH&S Specialists (local)

  • Travel: Position may require as much as 25-40% travel depending on assigned work load, with an increase in travel for outages or large project execution as needed. Ability to obtain TWIC and passport for entry to Canada on a work permit is required.
  • During outages, 12 hour work days/7 days per week is required to support project execution.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Lead assigned portion of capital program and manage all engineering and design resources.
  • Assist in the development of strategic plans to meet the infrastructure needs of plants.
  • Develop scope for HSS executed debottlenecking, process safety, or infrastructure projects.
  • Develop estimates, funding documents, schedule, and ongoing forecasts for plant executed projects within SAP.
  • Ensure all projects receive adequate process hazard reviews, Management of Change documentation, ORI's, and that all recommendations are completed in a timely manner.
  • Ensure inherent process safety is adhered to on all project designs.
  • Manage project safety.
  • Maintain projects on budget and schedule.
  • Ensure all projects meet the operability needs of the customer.
  • Uphold and communicate high standards of housekeeping in assigned areas and on all job sites. Conduct frequent formal housekeeping inspections of plant areas.
  • Support turnarounds and outages, with potential growth into planning and leading turnarounds.

III. Recommended Skills And Experience

  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong leadership abilities
  • Manufacturing plant operations, maintenance, and capital projects experience
  • Role model within Project Engineering function
  • High ethical standards - unwilling to compromise on worker safety and regulatory compliance requirements
  • Organizational credibility - able to influence business area, engineering and manufacturing managers in decision making process
  • 3-10 years' experience in maintenance and/or engineering disciplines, preferably with experience in industrial outages
  • Basic understanding of operating plant environment
  • Basic understanding of the process technologies employed in PPO & PST operations
  • Technical degree (chemical engineering or mechanical engineering preferred)
  • Experience with piping design and understanding of ASME B31.3 and ASME B31.1 a plus
  • Basic understanding of process controls philosophy is a plus
  • Professional Engineer is a plus
  • Experience with P6 a Plus
  • Experience with SAP Project Systems and Maintenance Modules a Plus

For more information about this role please contact our Houston office

Key Responsibilities

I. Position Summary Statement:

Geographical Scope: West Coast (Northern and Southern California, Alberta, Michigan, Kentucky)

  • Number of Facilities: Approximately 9 large Steam Methane Reforming Hydrogen plants.
  • Reports to: HSS Lead
  • Functional interaction with:

Project Engineers in HSS (local APCI and contract)

Mechanical, I&E, Civil Designers in HSS (local APCI, contract, external firms)

Project Technician in HSS (remote)

Global Engineering (Allentown)

Plant Operations (local)

Process Engineers (local and corporate)

Maintenance Resources (local)

EH&S Specialists (local)

  • Travel: Position may require as much as 25-40% travel depending on assigned work load, with an increase in travel for outages or large project execution as needed. Ability to obtain TWIC and passport for entry to Canada on a work permit is required.
  • During outages, 12 hour work days/7 days per week is required to support project execution.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Lead assigned portion of capital program and manage all engineering and design resources.
  • Assist in the development of strategic plans to meet the infrastructure needs of plants.
  • Develop scope for HSS executed debottlenecking, process safety, or infrastructure projects.
  • Develop estimates, funding documents, schedule, and ongoing forecasts for plant executed projects within SAP.
  • Ensure all projects receive adequate process hazard reviews, Management of Change documentation, ORI's, and that all recommendations are completed in a timely manner.
  • Ensure inherent process safety is adhered to on all project designs.
  • Manage project safety.
  • Maintain projects on budget and schedule.
  • Ensure all projects meet the operability needs of the customer.
  • Uphold and communicate high standards of housekeeping in assigned areas and on all job sites. Conduct frequent formal housekeeping inspections of plant areas.
  • Support turnarounds and outages, with potential growth into planning and leading turnarounds.

III. Recommended Skills And Experience

  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong leadership abilities
  • Manufacturing plant operations, maintenance, and capital projects experience
  • Role model within Project Engineering function
  • High ethical standards - unwilling to compromise on worker safety and regulatory compliance requirements
  • Organizational credibility - able to influence business area, engineering and manufacturing managers in decision making process
  • 3-10 years' experience in maintenance and/or engineering disciplines, preferably with experience in industrial outages
  • Basic understanding of operating plant environment
  • Basic understanding of the process technologies employed in PPO & PST operations
  • Technical degree (chemical engineering or mechanical engineering preferred)
  • Experience with piping design and understanding of ASME B31.3 and ASME B31.1 a plus
  • Basic understanding of process controls philosophy is a plus
  • Professional Engineer is a plus
  • Experience with P6 a Plus
  • Experience with SAP Project Systems and Maintenance Modules a Plus

For more information about this role please contact our Houston office

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