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Senior Drafter (Electircal)

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston, Texas
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 02/07/2018
  • Duration: 6 months renewable
  • Time left:
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    (30/07/18)
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The Role:
Schedule: 3 weeks on/2 weeks off in the field

Core Responsibilities:
- Provides technical support and services to professional employee groups in the areas of drafting and design.

Decision Making:
- Makes decisions and recommendations on highly technical or complex issues and without formal guidelines or precedents and exercises resourcefulness and ingenuity to resolve complex and technical issues.

Duties:
- Operates as an advanced specialist while working on highly technical work. Is adaptive and manages non-routine assignments.
- Provides technical support to engineers and other similar professionals.
- May plan, schedule or oversee the work of other technical roles.
- Seen as the expert on technical matters.
- Develop detailed mechanical designs and drawings in support of maintenance capital and small capacity capital projects with a focus on delivering high quality and cost effective designs and drawing packages;
- ensure mechanical designs and drawings comply with all relevant codes, standards, Company specifications; research relevant historic drawing information, identify deficiencies and develop plans to mitigate such deficiencies;
- gather and compile applicable drawing information and participate in project scoping;
- conceptualize and create detailed mechanical designs and drawing requirements in early stages of project development; estimate drafting cost and effort;
- supervise internal and external designers and drafters to ensure timely and accurate delivery of construction and as-built drawing and document packages;
- provide direction and guidance to third-party drafting service providers; perform Quality Assurance and Quality Control of completed designs and drawings;
- execute or monitor drawing and document tracking and archiving procedures;
- monitor and report on quality, timeliness, and cost effectiveness of detailed mechanical design and related drafting work; provide mentorship to mechanical drafters;
- recommend modifications to procedures and standards to facilitate continuous improvement.

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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