Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Commissioning Engineer / HUC
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Donaldsonville, Louisiana, United States

Commissioning & Start-up Lead
Duration: 12+ months
Location: Donaldsonville, LA (Travel to Houston)

Job Description and Qualifications
An opportunity is now open for a Commissioning & Start-up Lead. This position is intended to target candidates with field / operations experience and who have a curiosity about a meaningful position within the Commissioning & Start-up (Americas) Team. Candidates will support the safe and efficient commissioning and start-up of process gas, Ammonia 

Responsibilities include:
  • Lead the Commissioning process supporting Commissioning & Start-up Team
  • Assist distributed team in implementing standard processes, training, and updating work instructions
  • Drive the implementation and training of the Commissioning process throughout the project
  • Develop and improve the existing work process for site handover from Commissioning & Start-up Team to Operations / Client
  • Support P&ID systemization prior to commissioning, start-up and handover
  • Work with Project Execution Team to plan and coordinate activities to meet project onstream date and budget
  • Work with Engineering and Digital Technology teams to ensure data flow is appropriate to populate the Completions System
To compliment field activities, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in commissioning and start-up planning, development of work instructions, P&ID reviews, commissioning walk-down inspections, equipment checklists, plans for cleaning / flushing and run in of equipment, Design Hazard Reviews (Pre-Safety Start-up Reviews), Operational Readiness Inspections and the execution of commissioning & start-up management systems.
Ideally this position will reside in Allentown, Pennsylvania or Houston, Texas.

Education / Qualifications:
  • Associates Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 5 years in Engineering or Operations environment
  • Experience in execution of large projects where a completion's system was used
  • Shown experience within projects delivery, relevant working experience in systemization and completions management activities
  • Experience with completions or commissioning tracking tools (GO Completions preferable)
  • Lead by example with regards to following procedures and our highest priority of maintaining personnel safety
  • Strong background in commissioning / start-up planning and engineering / design of industrial gas plants
  • Field construction and commissioning / start-up experience desired
  • Ability to read P&ID's, isometrics, interpret design curves of field machinery and function testing / validation of field equipment
  • Excellent communication skills - both oral and written
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • The role will require the individual to mobilize to the project site at the appropriate time to own the commissioning completions system with up to 50% travel

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting 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.