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  • Job reference: RMS0151534

Piping Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 24/02/2015
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (13/03/15)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Role:
Houston

Job Title: Piping Engineer
Area of Interest: Engineering

External Description: The Piping Engineer is responsible for providing technical assistance, leadership, and supports the detailed engineering phase of the project.
This position will initially be located at the EPC Contractor’s office and may transition to the site in Hackberry, Louisiana to assist with construction. Transportation Worker Identification Credentials (TWIC) will be required.

Audit detailed EPC designs for piping engineering.


Oversee and manage EPC Contractor’s piping construction activities.


Ensure that the piping engineering design and implementation are safe, perform the requirements of the design, and meet the Project Specifications


Attend Kick-off, Detailed Design, Model Reviews, Pre-Inspection Meetings


Participate in Process HAZID and HAZOP analysis as needed


Interface with EPC counterparts and other EPC and Client disciplines on a project task force


Interface with EPC Contractor and vendor on a regular basis


Attend and participate in regular Contractor construction meetings


Track construction schedule and progress to ensure overall project schedule compliance


Stay abreast of current Piping Equipment developments thru participation in Industry technical shows and committees Performs other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties)


External Qualifications:
Education:

Require a bachelor’s degree in engineering or other technical discipline


Experience:

Require a minimum of 5 years of experience in the energy industry with 2 to 3 years in the Oil and Gas Industry. Experience in Cold and cryogenic piping is an advantage.


Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:

Familiarity and ability to read and interpret electrical and mechanical diagrams, including flow charts, cause/effect diagrams, and Piping and Instrument Drawings (P&IDs).


Good communication skills due to significant interfaces with Contractor


Must have a good working knowledge of API, ASME, ANSI, PIP and other process industry codes and standards.


Conversant in Auto-CAD and Micro-Station


Ability to maintain multiple assignments with various deadlines and responsibility levels concurrently


Ability to communicate in a professional and effective manner, including in-person, telephone, and E-mail


Strong analytical and problem solving skills


Demonstrated proficiency in referencing, researching, reporting, tracking and monitoring of activities and documents


Ability to work independently and function with limited supervision


Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point)


Travel 25% required, with extended periods of time spent in certain locations depending on work demands
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