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  • Job reference: RMS0180463

Designer (Senior)

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston, Texas
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 01/06/2017
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Time left:
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The Role:
Core Responsibilities: Assures that the project scope requirements are effectively communicated throughout the team; Performs planning and scheduling of work and estimates the hours required to complete the project drawing package for each facility; Leads the development of as-found drawings by initiating improvements and making proactive decisions required to fulfill the team objectives; Evaluates how the project will impact future maintenance of the facility; Develop field walk down options and makes recommendations that result in greater efficiencies and increased productivity; Plans work to assure that project commitments are met; Provides supervisory oversight to the drafting team; Coordinates and expedites the preparation of drawings for multiple locations; Reviews and approves drawings prepared by project team; Collaborates with stakeholders to assure customer satisfaction; Visits sites as required during walk downs; Provides feedback for future projects; This position will assist and support the proper use of metadata to be maintained in the electronic document management system. Day-to-day direction of the drafting team to achieve the successful execution of the project while ensuring standards of: safety, environment, quality execution of drafting specifications and standards required by organization; Duties: Reports project status updates; Leads check of drawings for the correct dimensions, adherence to codes, specifications and standards required by company; Monitor facility walk down progress and initiate corrective action when the team deviates off schedule; Provide expertise for the resolution of concerns that may arise during site visits and drawing reviews and updates; Responsible, in conjunction with Project Manager to ensure site specific drawings are completed in a timely manner; Provide feedback to the Project Manager for end of project review with various groups, and attend project close-out meetings; Provide leadership and guidance to drafting team including managing daily meetings; Applying processes for file management, document retention and records management; Ensuring the turnover package is accurate, complete and submitted to the appropriate party; Qualifications: Extensive experience developing pipeline, or hydrocarbon process facility drawings using AutoCAD is required; Experience with software applications such as SAP, MS project, Excel, etc; Experience in electronic document management system is an asset; Ability to use general math, geometry and algebra in piping layout and topographic mapping, to read technical, legal and accounting type documents and write related forms and reports; Good communication skills, ability to handle multiple projects; Practical understanding of mechanical, pneumatic and electrical systems; Field walk down experience; Background in as-builting and reverse engineering for compressor and meter facilities; Experience leading a team of ten or more members.

The Company:
O&G Company

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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