Company: Omega Project Solutions
Skills: Project Engineer
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: D.O.E.
Location: Borger, 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.

Authorized to work in: US


The Instrumentation and Controls Project Engineer works directly for the Capital Project Team Lead and is accountable for coordinating and managing multiple Refinery-based projects from early front-end loading through detailed design, procurement and construction.  Project sizes range between $0.5MM and $20MM. This individual will be responsible for overseeing the project management portion of design and implementation of process instrumentation from initial conception through field installation.
 
 
Responsibilities
 
Function as project engineer on instrumentation and capital projects and large maintenance projects. 
Taking lead role on Instrumentation and controls capital projects including PLCs. 
Help identify areas where instrumentation/controls can improve plant operations and profitability. 
Developing capital and expense budget requirements related to instrumentation system upgrades, PM/PdM programs, repairs, expansions, etc. 
Serving as a technical resource to properly identify new and existing equipment specifications and proper operating parameters/ranges for instrumentation equipment. 
Overseeing application and interpretation of National Electric Code and other applicable city, state, federal codes and standards (e.g. NPRA, NFPA, API, ISA). 
Interact with Engineering and Construction contractors, both on-site and off-site. 
Leverage the application of instrumentation safety standards, mechanical integrity, design and maintenance. 
Using documentation systems and processes that maintain accurate instrumentation information and drawings. 
Support criticality assessments of the plant's instrumentation equipment. 
Design and evaluate Refinery Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS).  Perform Safety Integrity Level (SIL) analysis and engineering upgrades of safety instrumented systems. 
Active engagement and leadership in process safety management including management of change, hazard reviews and pre-startup safety reviews.
Actively drive project safety through engineering design, project execution practices and personal involvement in construction planning and field activities.
Coordinate with others to define and secure the necessary environmental and other project-related permits. 
Accountable for the development and/or evaluation of bid specifications for contract services, equipment and materials.
Accountable for the identification and active management of project risks. 
Regularly report and forecast project cost and schedule performance and issue various project status reports throughout the life of a project.
Accountable for active engagement and leadership in the project change management process.
Review and certify project related invoices to ensure only proper charges are paid.
Maintain suitable records of correspondence, meetings and project decisions for reference and auditing purposes.
Provide input to turnaround planning and support execution of turnarounds as required.
Complete all project closeout documentation.
 
Qualifications
 
Basic/Required
Must possess a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Industrial Engineering. 
Ten or more years of experience in a process industry.
Five or more years of experience managing capital projects.
Must have three or more years of instrumentation experience and three or more years of direct experience in a refinery, chemical and/or manufacturing industry.
 
Preferred
Three or more years of project management experience in a refinery.
Experience working with an engineering contractor as the client.
Field experience on capital projects with an understanding of construction issues that indicate good engineering performance. 
Strong knowledge of engineering standards, procedures, and best practices with ability to apply to specific project requirements.
Ability to influence and direct the work of others without a "line of sight" reporting structure.
Self-starter capable of working with limited supervision.
Familiarity with MS Project, Primavera, Icarus, SAP.
Industry certifications (ISA)
 
Duration
Long-term Contract
 
Work Location
Borger, TX
 
 
Only applicants who are authorized to work in the US, without company sponsorship, on a full-time, permanent basis will be considered.

Established in 1991, Omega is a leading global supplier of systems and personnel to the oil and gas and energy sectors. We combine flexible personnel with expert software products to provide project teams with consistent, up to date information that improves communication, decision making and project performance.

 

Our business culture is transparent and open, with a service minded and entrepreneurial staff of almost 900 people of 35 different nationalities handled from 14 different offices worldwide. We can staff projects with experienced consultants or complete teams, across all disciplines, supporting projects in size from $100K to $10+ billion.