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Contract Lead Electrical Engineer

Cato International
Updated: Jul 1 2013
Desired Expertise: Electrical Engineering, EE; PE; Oil & Gas; Midstream; Spstream; Onshore, Low & High Voltage
Experience: 20+ years
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, TX, US
Reference Code: 1245
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Job Status: Closed - No longer accepting applications
Job Description:
  • Provides detailed design skills including arch flash analysis studies, one-line electrical schematics, power and lighting diagrams, connection details, electrical equipment specifications, MCC design, low and high voltage equipment
  • Develops scope of work
  • Monitors and advises Project Manager of any design changes
  • Prepares detail design milestones, staffing schedules and man-hour estimates
  • Prepares Engineering Change Requests as required
  • Researches suitable solutions and estimating cost and timescales
  • Applies standard engineering tasks and exhibits a working knowledge of applicable codes
  • Checks and assists designers and drafters in their assignments
  • Prepares and or supervises engineering reports, studies, calculations and checks drawings as required
  • Coordinates details and miscellaneous design criteria with other disciplines
  • Ensures that Client and Company quality and work standards are applied


  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or related field
  • 20-25 years of electrical engineering experience, including experience in the oil & gas industry
  • Experience with low and high voltage is preferred (1000k to 15kv)
  • Previous experience in gas plant, refinery, chemical or petrochemical environments
  • Onshore upstream projects experience is preferred
  • PE in State of Texas is required (by exam is preferred)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication is required
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (MS Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint)

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