Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

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.


The Pipeline Electrical Engineer focuses on the development of the electrical discipline activities performed by the Engineering and Procurement (E&P) Contractor during the FEED and Detailed Design for the pipeline and compressor station scope of work, including equipment selection, design, installation, commissioning, and start-up planning.  The role includes the following functions:

  • Ensures that the Project's requirements are detailed in the Technical Specifications and ensures that the equipment and systems are engineered, designed, and purchased consistent with the Job Specification and Regulatory requirements
  • Provides engineering oversight of the Contractor and equipment supplier teams such that the work arrives within project budget and schedule
  • Facilitates interfaces among the Discipline Leads, the Contractor and the equipment supplier's organizations with respect to equipment package issues.


Responsibilities shall include the following:

  • Responsible for all equipment and facility electrical design
    • Participate in technical specification preparation and Hazard and Operability Reviews (HAZOP)
    • Participate in packaged equipment related FAT's as required
  • Responsible for equipment and general arrangements for plot plan layout and design reviews
  • Coordinates the review of all Contractor and equipment supplier deliverables and responsible for providing and coordinating Company comments for the discipline
  • Reviews the RFQ and PO for all discipline equipment to ensure compliance with the Job Specifications, contractual requirements, and all regulatory requirements
    • Stewards Material Handling reviews
  • Provide support to site construction and completions teams and to operations during startup



  • Broad and extensive knowledge of:
    • Design standards, specifications, codes, and appropriate safety criteria
    • Industry best practices, processes, and expectations with respect to discipline engineering
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in engineering
  • 8+ years of closely related professional experience, 3+ years of which should be at the senior project engineering level, and experience carrying out detail design activities in a Contractor's office
  • Strong leadership, influencing, and interpersonal skills

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.