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Principal Engineer Electrical Background

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 05/07/2011
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Job Title: Principal Engineer Electrical Background
Job Location: Houston
Rate/Salary: Negotiable
Benefits: Yes
Duration: 1 year
Residency: USA

The Role:
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City: Houston
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Principal Engineers External Description: JOB DESCRIPTION

Principal Engineer


Job Summary:
Engineering analysis, design and specification of components at the senior experience level of the company.

Work Performed:
Work as discipline lead engineer/specialist in both minor and major projects managing engineering analysis and design of components by ensuring the work is executed in accordance with project design basis, quality plans, procedures, schedules and budgets.

Develop design basis for projects when assigned as lead engineer/specialist.
Document analysis and design work in project calculation books in accordance with department work instructions.
Check calculations performed by others.
Review and approve technical reports.
Delegate work to discipline engineering personnel and supervise same.
Approve drawings produced in accordance with company procedures and/or work instructions.
Approve technical specifications.
Work as an Engineering Manager on multi-discipline engineering projects with responsibility for project design basis, engineering interfaces, engineering schedules and engineering budgets.
Provide guidance and mentoring to more junior engineering personnel.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

Principal engineers with Lead offshore topsides project execution experience including cost estimations, procurement, manpower loading, detailed engineering/design, power systems analysis, FAT, SAT and startup commissioning. 20+ years of offshore topsides experience, power generations, power centers, NEC/NEMA, IEC, API, ETAP & EDSA.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Professional Registration:
PE License Required.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft is a leading provider of technical recruitment solutions to a number of specialist industries, active in over 30 countries worldwide. Our key sectors include: Oil & Gas, Petrochemicals & Process, Automotive & Aerospace, Nuclear & Power, Mining & Minerals and General Engineering.

For further information or to discuss any opportunities, please contact Joanna Martin at Fircroft on +1 713 235 8100
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