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  • Job reference: RMS0142252

Project Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 22/07/2014
  • Time left:
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The Role:
Job Description:

• The Wheatstone LNG Project is a world-class green-field project which includes a LNG Plant (multiple LNG liquefaction trains, domestic gas plant, and significant infrastructure development including camps, site development, material offloading facilities, and jetty construction to support LNG shipping).
• The LNG Plant is in construction on a mainland site near Onslow, on the coast of northwest Australia, using partial modularization.
• Engineering is being performed in Houston and Shanghai, with module yards in Malaysia and China.
• As a member of the Downstream Engineering Team, this position will support detailed engineering, procurement, fabrication and construction work through the remainder of Phase 4 (EPC).
• Position will serve as one of the company representatives in the EPC Contractor's office, and will be a member of a multi-functional project team responsible for supporting EPC execution of the onshore LNG plant facilities.
• Provides review of engineering deliverables produced by the LNG plant EPC contractor to ensure design meets project specifications, Basis of Design, FEED requirements and safety standards.
• Supports review and approval of facility system design configuration details, 3D plant model, data sheets & drawings and material requisitions for packaged units and mechanical equipment.
• Assists with resolution of HAZOP action items. Provides engineering support to Delivery Managers responsible for major procurement, fabrication and subcontract packages.
• Will provide interface between various groups on the project team (Engineering, Procurement, HES, Operations, Execution).
• Should possess the ability to establish direction, motivate, and drive decisions. Communication skills are critical.
• Must be able to coordinate multi-disciplinary input as well as interface with external stakeholders. Primary work location is EPC contractor office in central Houston.
• However, travel may be required to project offices in Perth (Western Australia), worldwide supplier offices, module fabrication yards, or plant site may be required.
• Some meetings and teleconferences occur outside normal business hours due to international time zone differences.


• Degreed Engineer

Preferred Skills:

• 20+ years
Degreed Engineer with a minimum of 10 years experience in facility engineering, construction, and/or operations.
• Experience with major oil, gas, or petrochemical facilities is required; major capital project execution experience is desirable.
• Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills within a multi-cultural team environment.
• Should be knowledgeable in application of industry standards and codes (API, ASME, IEC, NEMA, ANSI, etc.).
• Experience in design contractor’s office as member of owner’s team highly desirable. Experience with Australian Codes desirable.
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