Nederland, TX, US
Nederland, TX, US
Skills: Commissioning Engineer / HUC, Decommissioning, Electrical Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Nederland, TX, US
In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.
Authorized to work in: US
MUST BE US CITIZEN NO SPONSORSHIP AVAILALBE
Responsible for the execution of all Electrical checkout, testing and documentation.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Handles commissioning and test substation automation systems such as Relays, Annunciators, RTU's, Substation Computers, Communication Gateways LANS for AIS and GIS Substations with voltages 4.16 KV up to 34.5 KV will also provide technical support to Protection and Control Engineers and assist Project Teams in developing project scope, resources and schedule requirements.
Prepare test plans, supervise and coordinate commissioning activities for Power Transformers, Voltage Regulators, CB's, PT's, CT's, HV Switches and Station Service Equipment and AC/DC System such as UPS, Chargers, Batteries and Transfer Switches.
Perform primary and secondary testing of instrument transformers (current and voltage transformers), polarity and ratio check.
Oversee setting-up and testing of protection relays for HV feeders, power transformers and generators, and measurement centers. Handles testing of MV switchboards including the apparatus e.g. circuit breaker, disconnecting switches, grounding switches, VT's, etc., including testing of LV switchboards, apparatus such as circuit breakers, etc., the protection devices such as earth fault detection, etc. and measurement devices or centers.
Responsible in testing of DC power supply system including the batteries, the chargers and switchboards. Handles testing of UPS system including the batteries, the UPS units and switchboards, loop test to control and supervise the computerized system, fault recorder, etc. Perform scheme test or functional test, testing of inter-trip panel and tripping matrix and monitor testing of mechanical and electrical interlocking schemes.
Supervise the setting and testing of the protection of the main step-up and auxiliary power transformer e.g. oil and winding temperature and gas pressure. Handles testing the controls of the main step-up and auxiliary power transformers including the on-load tap changer and monitor the testing of Generator Control Panel such as its synchronization, excitation AVR, etc.
Ensure that the pre-commissioning obligations of the project are carried out in accordance with the terms of contract, quality and schedule in conformance with good practice of commissioning standards.
Ensures operation and performance are in compliance with the design criteria. Define and review method and action to ensure proper operations of equipment, system and plant.
Defining and requesting work and/or test permit, release from service operations and to follow-up of clearance works and responsible in handing over of commissioned system to the operation team.
Prepare the handover request of system or sub-system and managing the handover process between the Erection team and the Commissioning team.
Manage the documentation for electrical commissioning such as handover certificates, as built drawings, manufacturer manuals and instructions, snagging lists, test procedures, risk assessment and health and safety method statement, end of commissioning reports.
Ensure all quality control records like test reports, equipment calibration certificates, design modification requests, commissioning anomaly reports, etc. for the works are progressively accumulated, indexed and available to support a phased systematic acceptance.
Plan, liaise, manage, coordinate and supervise the certification of systems such as gas analysis, instrumentation, grounding system, etc.
Set-up, populate and maintain the databases to follow-up and track the electrical commissioning work progress (i.e. the commissioning reports), the outstanding points (i.e. commissioning anomaly report), the hand over data or file for the energizing and operations.
Compile, consolidate and follow-up the end of electrical commissioning reports and preparing the handover of system or sub-system for the Operation team.
Review and up-date periodically the work time schedule. Compile, consolidate and follow-up of the outstanding lists and monitor the work progress and key timescale objectives.
SECONDARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Complies with the highest level of safety during all stages of project execution to avoid any type of incidents and or accidents.
Identifies, formulates and implements "on-the-job" training programs for the workforce under responsibility.
Graduate of Electrical Engineering at least 5 to 10 years' experience in Electrical Power System Substation Automation and Commissioning of Industrial Automation System with Microprocessors.
Experience of Project Completions systems, Change Control systems, and the compiling of Commissioning dossiers.
Knowledgeable of Major Electrical Power and Industrial System Applications, understand Electrical Power Protection and Control System, Substation Automation and SCADA / RTU System.
Familiar with Design integration and testing of Electrical Protection and Control System for Generation, Transmission and Distribution Systems.
Familiarity working in Petrochemical and industrial Plant, with experience in Design, Construction, Maintenance, Commissioning Supervision, Trouble Shooting and Project Management. OTHER SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:
Ability to work in a team setting environment; has strong leadership and good command with people.
Has adequate knowledge on the basic principle of management functions i.e. planning, organizing, delegating, and controlling and its application to construction management. Has the ability to communicate efficiently in English, both oral and writing and prepare technical correspondences and reports.
Has adequate knowledge and experience in administering contract agreements.
Able to distinguish the contractual roles of the Parties in the contract i.e. Client/Owner, Design Consultant, PMT and that of the Construction Contractor or subcontractor.