Material Controller (must relocate to Carlsbad, NM)

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Negotiable
Houston, Texas

Candidates must live near or be willing to relocate to Carlsbad, NM.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Act as the focal point for warehouse materials and equipment being used
  • Liaising closely with procurement and contractors to enable required flow of materials and equipment to establish priorities, sequences and required delivery dates
  • Ensure that all materials movements are correctly recorded in SAP and monitor compliance with Company procedures
  • Assist in assessing effectiveness of working practices and systems with a view to continuously improving systems, personal and team performance
  • Ensure that quality assurance activities are undertaken to ensure supplied materials and equipment meet specified standards and that any issues are reported and addressed in a timely manner
  • Liaise with departments mentioned above to assist with the identification of stock and the status of materials either in storage or awaiting dispatch
  • Creates new material masters and inventory levels based on business requirements and stockholding policy
  • Reviews and modifies the materials database to ensure correctness, consistency and compliance with policy
  • Reviews inventory to ensure optimal utilization across all requirements
  • Oversee relationship with outsource provider
  • Supports Procurement group for consignment inventory programs, blanket orders, and stockless supply agreements, purchase orders


Job Qualifications:

  • 10 years of experience in a Material Controller/Warehousing capacity
  • MS Office
  • Extensive knowledge of SAP
  • 1 years of buying experience
  • Previous experience as an onsite representative

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.


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Job Description


The role regularly audits Health & Safety program effectiveness via periodic inspections to monitor compliance with safety procedures; evaluates incidents and their causes and makes preventative recommendations to Leadership. Initiates problem-solving efforts and makes decisions while obtaining leadership consensus. Performs duties with limited instruction and guidance. Able to make effective decisions based upon knowledge of plant processes and personnel, as well as regulatory requirements and industry best practices. Trains and mentors other H & S department members. Uses leadership abilities to encourage behaviors consistent with Company Core Values and continuous improvement initiatives.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

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  • Acts as the Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) and maintains programs to ensure compliance with all associated radiation licensing at HRC facilities.
  • Possesses a detailed knowledge of applicable industrial hygiene principles, monitoring, sampling, industry standards (NIOSH, ACGIH, OSHA) and best practices. Directionally moving the organization beyond regulatory compliance.
  • Possesses a working knowledge of applicable fire protection systems (NFPA), industry standards and best practices.
  • Possesses a working knowledge of applicable general industry safety regulations (OSHA), industry standards and best practices.
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  • Ability to think strategically and act at both a strategic level (analysis/planning/problem solving) and a tactical level (hands-on implementation). Role frequently represents the H & S department when the manager is absent.
  • Demonstrates the ability to lead initiatives, nurture relationships at all levels in the organization as well as encouraging involvement.
  • Provides coaching and mentoring to facilitate ownership for safety at all levels and supervises Safety Technicians as necessary.
  • Skillful public speaker and presenter of training/educational programs to all HRC employees and occasional external industry groups.
  • Possess knowledge to participate in root cause evaluations as the safety representative as needed. Follows up on timely and effective implementation of corrective actions.
  • Prioritizes assignments effectively and utilize resources efficiently.
  • Ability to wear a tight-fitting respirator, climb up to 14 flights of stairs, climb vertical fixed ladders, and lift a minimum of 50 lbs is required.
  • Available to work scheduled shifts (day, evening, night) during shut down and turn around activities at the refinery.
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EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
BS degree from a four-year college or university, preferably in occupational safety administration or engineering, and 5 or more years' experience in a related industry or equivalent combination of education and experience. Refining or chemical industry experience is preferred. Experience with applicable regulations is to include the following: (a) Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), (b) National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), (c) National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), (d) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and (e) American Petroleum Institute (API).
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Must be computer literate including spreadsheet software programs, and must be an effective communicator in both oral and written correspondence. Applicant must have the ability to present compelling information in a group setting.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
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About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

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Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Petrochemical Process Engineer

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Up to US$130000 per annum
Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Provides effective process and utilities engineering services in order to achieve daily operational excellence and to drive down unit cost of production, improve production capability, and/or minimize overall risk of harm to people, risk of harm to the environment, or risk of lost production.

Supports the project team by taking a lead role in Engineering during the FEED study, detailed engineering phase and continuing on through plant commissioning and start-up.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supports the Lead Process Engineer and Production Engineer to ensure an effective Process Engineering service is consistently provided to the Operations Department in order to achieve daily excellence in the areas of plant operation, reliability, safety, productivity, and efficiency.
  • Identifies, evaluates, and executes continuous improvement opportunities to drive down unit cost of production, improve production capability and/or minimize overall risk of harm to people and the environment.
  • Participates in hazard/risk reviews required for all plant modifications. Able to act as a leader at review meetings for projects in line with experience.
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  • Performs duties of the Lead Process engineer in his absence.
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  • Acts as mentor to the less experienced engineers in the department.
  • Ensures compliance with the requirements of PSM to minimize overall risk of harm to people, the environment, or loss prevention.
  • Participates in the auditing process with Senior Engineers.
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POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering required; Chemical Engineering preferred.
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  • Well versed in working with process engineering software packages such as HYSYS.
  • Competent user of standard computing packages (e.g. Microsoft Office).
  • Familiarity with API, ASME and ANSI standards.
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About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Construction Safety Manager

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Negotiable
Texas /

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About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Sr. Workday Analyst

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The Senior Workday Analyst will support our Talent (HR) team, other internal business partners, and company management in the development, on-going maintenance, and operational and technical support of all aspects of the Workday HCM system. In addition, this person is expected to take a critical role in the design, implementation, deployment, and documentation of key Talent projects that leverage the Workday platform.

Responsibilities

  • Serve as the Workday HCM system expert and point-of-contact for day-to-day support of business processes, integration support, reporting, and dashboards to ensure consistent, high-quality business operations
  • Partner with our Talent team and other internal stakeholders to help them define business requirements, implement, test, and deploy additional HCM modules, changes to business processes, or integrations as needed
  • Develop system reporting and analytics to enable our Talent business partners to identify trends and to empower leadership decision-making
  • Work with IT security team to manage security re-assignments, user access and permissions, and integrations-related security issues
  • Support and test Workday system updates or upgrades
  • Identify system gaps and deficiencies, and if applicable, suggest best practices or process improvements to help fill those gaps
  • Conduct long-term improvement projects to ensure compatibility with the company's evolving business applications landscape and needs

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 4-6 years of HRIS experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of Workday experience
  • Strong configuration knowledge of Workday HCM, including Workday Recruiting, Core HCM , Benefits, and Compensation.
  • Strong Workday Reporting including Advanced Reports, Matrix, and composite reports.
  • Work experience at a company that has implemented Workday HCM
  • Understand Workday security, compliance, and controls to effectively manage and maintain security and roles.
  • Familiarity with Workday integrations, troubleshooting, and maintenance.
  • Experience working with confidential information and critical business operations and processes
  • High attention to detail and sense of urgency
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing business requirements or objectives
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment with aggressive timelines and delivery dates
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to set clear expectations with stakeholders and escalate issues as needed
  • Bachelor's Degree (preferably in a Technology-related field)

Preferences

  • Workday or related certifications
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum development processes

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Data Entry Operator/Clerk

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Duties/Responsibilities

  • Data Entry
    • QC/Research of data submitted for processing by internal/external parties
    • Classify and Integrate data from multiple sources for processing
    • Retrieve data from multiple sources from internal/external parties
    • Create and utilize spreadsheets, databases, and other sources for management of data
    • Retrieve data from multiple sources from internal/external parties
    • Route data for review, approval, and usage per established processes
    • Create/Manage records within Document Management Systems
    • Manage data submitted to external parties for approval, use, and/or modification
    • Assist in the management of project and business documentation
    • Provide input on standard work development and implementation processes.
  • Front End Support
    • Provide support to the G/O/M Team with required safety, operations, and production data
    • Provide support to all G/o/M users for Document Management Systems (EDMS, SharePoint, etc.)
  • Operating Rhythm
    • Attend Integrity rhythm meetings.
    • Attend External/Supplier meetings as needed.
  • Reporting
    • Provide progress reports to G/o/M and other stakeholders.
  • Training
    • Document Management Processes for G/O/M user when applicable.
    • System Management Training for G/O/M users when applicable.
  • External/Partner Correspondence
    • Send external correspondence as needed.

Experience/Skills

  • Knowledgeable in Document Management Processes
  • Experience with Electronic Document Management Systems (Documentum, FME, SharePoint/Teams, etc.)
  • Experience with Data Classification and Processing
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (specifically Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Proficient with Adobe Acrobat
  • Effective team player who is comfortable working in multi-disciplinary teams
  • Strong problem-solving skills/Innovative
  • Highly motivated and flexible, with ability to learn quickly and work effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks with minimal supervision
  • Self-starter, detail oriented and quality minded

Education/Training

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Documentum/EDMS or equivalent

Core Behaviors

  • Continuous Improvement - 5%
  • Process Execution - 90%
  • Leadership / Coaching - 5%

Work Environment

  • Desk Time (admin, data classification & processing, document management systems, emails) - 100%

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Software Development Lead/Manager

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Software Development Lead/Manager

Our client is seeking a full-time Software Development Lead (or Manager) in Houston to go above and beyond in leading, designing and contributing to development projects, while also practicing superb collaboration, project leadership and communication skills. You will be required to understand not only the technical environment but also the functional requirements of the project by partnering with our business users.

Who We Seek:

  • Passion Seekers. You genuinely care about the work that you do and its impact on users
  • Self-Starters. You're a go-getter who is not afraid to step up and disrupt the status quo.
  • You bring fresh ideas to the table, work hard, develop business and consistently seek new challenges.
  • You're a great contributor to a high performing team that accomplishes great feats for our customers.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead projects from start to finish including planning, scoping, designing, coding, testing and deployment
  • Deploy packages and SQL to Production and other environments
  • Utilize modern technologies to solve problems
  • Gather requirements and present solutions to business users
  • Be full hands-on from designing to coding, reviewing, testing and maintaining
  • Create, document and update development guidelines and best practices
  • Partner closely with our business leads and be a trusted advisor for them
  • Architect and design new software systems and improve existing ones
  • Design solutions for problems and bring new ideas
  • Document and create diagrams for existing systems
  • Work on enhancements and maintenance for existing applications based on needs.
  • Develop and implement new requests for ERP and financial management system
  • Propose ideas to improve processes
  • Monitoring and maintaining systems
  • Evaluate and interact with third party tools vendors
  • Provide detailed estimates for projects and tasks
  • Clearly and regularly communicate with management and technical support colleagues
  • Recommend improvements to existing features as necessary
  • Monitoring of inputs from external applications and working with other developers/vendors to ensure smooth integration
  • Create and document standards and best practices for the development team
  • Stay up to date with modern technologies
  • Conduct knowledge transfer sessions
  • Mentor and train other developers

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

Required Education & Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • 7 years' combined experience in software development
  • Strong knowledge and demonstrated experience in .NET, ASP.NET Core, SQL and stored procedures.
  • Strong knowledge of modern software architecture principles
  • Cloud development experience in Azure
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience in following web technologies: HTML/5, CSS, JavaScript, REST, Web API and at least one JavaScript framework such as Angular JS, React, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience in designing writing and consuming APIs
  • Demonstrated experience in functional and unit testing
  • Demonstrated experience in designing software that connect multiple applications.
  • Knowledge of secure coding best practices

Required Skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills. Must be able interact with customers directly
  • Strong project management skills
  • Must be highly organized with strong attention to details. Able to handle multiple priorities with little direction
  • Ability to lead a project and coordinate efforts from start to finish
  • Ability to gather and documenting requirements from customers
  • Ability to work with a variety of tools and troubleshoot communication issues
  • Ability to understand projects from the perspective of both client and business
  • Flexible and willing to accept a change in priorities as necessary
  • Knowledge of agile methodology

Preferred Experience

  • Demonstrated experience in Azure and Azure DevOps
  • Experience in Hadoop and Cloudera
  • Experience with SQL Server, ETL development using SSIS (Microsoft BizTalk or equivalent technologies)
  • Experience in mobile development (Android and iOS).
  • Knowledge of scripting languages XML or wordml and PowerShell
  • Web Server Administration experience
  • Experience in ERP and financial system development highly preferred
  • Power BI


**We are happy to consider applicants with active U.S. Citizenship or Green Card holder visa status -- Please note this is a requirement from the employer, and those with H1B visa status (or any others requiring sponsorship of any kind, now or in the future) will not be considered at this time for budgetary purposes**

**Note: Applicants for the position must be capable of working on-site in the Houston office 5 days per week at this time. This is subject to potential change in the future**

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Office Manager

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Negotiable
Texas /



Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with office move and setup
  • Manage invoices and vendors
  • PTO request forms and tracking
  • Coordinate and communicate effectively with Company employees, Vendors, and Clients
  • Other duties include general office filing, answering phone, maintaining office supplies



Job Qualifications:

  • Previous experience as an Office Manager or Office Administrator of a small to midsize company
  • Bookkeeping skills
  • Experience with scheduling and budgeting
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Previous experience with Quickbooks

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Continuous Improvement Engineer (Process)

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Negotiable
Texas /

Responsible for identifying/evaluating opportunities and implementing performance improvement solutions which increase manufacturing efficiencies, capacity utilization and labor productivity/ergonomics using continuous improvement techniques

Essential Job Functions

  • Observes, collects, monitors, and analyzes manufacturing processes to identify trends and opportunities for potential improvement across a broad spectrum of activities including labor activity, work flow, automation, equipment utilization, space optimization, etc.
  • Drives the standardization of processes and the implementation of metrics and best practices and assists in setting annual operational targets and help drive improvements to achieve those targets
  • Implements predictive and preventative tools to understand when processes are changing to prevent failures (SPC, TPM, Visual Management, SFC, KPI analysis, Auditing, etc.)
  • Trains and leads cross-functional continuous improvement teams, focusing on measurable quality, service and cost improvements
  • Drives new process introduction and scale-up
  • Offers critical support to HSSE and Quality initiatives
  • Supports preventive maintenance program elements
  • Effectively communicate with key stakeholders at all levels and in all departments of the company in order to ensure their engagement and support of business improvement activities
  • Other duties as assigned

Educational and Skills Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical/Chemical preferred)
  • 4-7 years of direct experience in a manufacturing environment required
  • Must have personal computer proficiency, business administration expertise, and the ability to communicate ideas orally and in writing as well as lead project teams
  • Ability to effectively combine theoretical training with practical experience in a "hands on" environment
  • Previous Manufacturing experience in Quality, Safety, Systems, Lean, or Six Sigma principles/methodologies is desired
  • Green/Black Belt Lean Six-Sigma and Lean Leader training / certificate highly desired
  • Project management experience preferred
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and deliver by deadlines
  • Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies

Physical Demands and Work Environment


The work is performed in a manufacturing setting with moderate noise levels. This job requires the employee to stand; walk; sit; use hands; climb stairs; balance; stoop; kneel; read; talk or hear. The employee must lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Ability to travel up to 50%.


About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Reliability Director (Chemical)

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Negotiable
Texas /

Responsible for leading global reliability and maintenance engineering activities across all facilities to achieve world class operational readiness. Ensures the safe, effective operations of the organization's production assets with a bias for continuous improvement and operational excellence.

Essential Job Functions

Manages and leads the activities of engineers, maintenance crafts and specialists to ensure process safety, reliability, maintenance and cost goals of company's assets are achieved

Manages reliability engineering projects and processes, performs analytical verification and evaluates, tests and tracks results of reliability interventions

Oversees and has responsibility for:

o equipment installation and maintenance for plant assets;

o defining and owning equipment upgrades and modifications;

o driving solutions to increase uptime and overall asset effectiveness;

o studying equipment performance and reliability and providing solutions/ideas for improvements;

o leading small capital projects as it relates to equipment upgrades;

o executing reliability and maintenance strategy roadmap.

Utilizes sound human relations and communications skills to provide development of direct reports and motivation of staff resulting in a reliable and competent work force

Skilled in the utilization of systems (ERP, maintenance, etc) for the development of maintenance processes and KPIs (such as MTBF) for reliability and work process improvement

Applies deep knowledge of functional failure prevention for mechanical and electrical systems

Incorporates process improvement tools and applications of lean and six sigma methodologies for asset maintenance and reliability improvement

Ensures safety and environmental compliance by supporting process hazard analysis, incident investigations, procedure development, management of change, while providing technical assistance for work scope development and assessment of reliability impacts on equipment

Effectively communicate with key stakeholders at all levels and in all departments of the company in order to ensure their engagement and support of business improvement activities

  • Other duties as assigned

Educational and Skills Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical/Chemical preferred)

10 years of direct experience in reliability and maintenance engineering within a manufacturing environment

3 years of engineering experience in a plant environment with medium industrial settings (process manufacturing, specialty chemical plant) with rotating or fixed equipment (examples; pumps, blowers, compressors, screw conveyors, belt conveyors, boilers, pressure vessels, tanks & piping)

3 years of management/leadership experience

Knowledge of the field's standards and specifications such as ASME/ANSI/API/NFPA/ASTM

Application of reliability and maintenance engineering troubleshooting techniques to optimize manufacturing processes and equipment

PSM/RMP experience

Must have personal computer proficiency, business administration expertise, and the ability to communicate ideas orally and in writing as well as lead project teams

Six Sigma Green Belt/Lean manufacturing experience

Project management experience preferred

Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies

Physical Demands and Work Environment

The work is performed in a manufacturing setting with moderate noise levels. This job requires the employee to stand; walk; sit; use hands; climb stairs; balance; stoop; kneel; read; talk or hear. The employee must lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Ability to travel up to 50%.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Service Desk Assc. II & III

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Service Desk Associate II/III
We have 2 vacancies for Service Desk/Helpdesk Associates II & III at our client's new office in Houston!

Job Summary:
As a Service Desk Associate II/III, you will be responsible for providing the initial assessment, triage, research and resolution of basic incidents and requests. You will also be responsible for hardware / software / network problem diagnosis / resolution via telephone/email/chat for the company's clients (internal). This person may also be responsible to administer and provide user account provisioning. Use of the Incident management system to document and manage problems and work requests and document their respective resolutions. The Service Desk associate is responsible for answering calls, maintaining quality, meeting SLAs, acting as an escalation point and ensuring a successful Service Desk Operation.

Core Duties:

  • Serve as first point of contact for customers seeking technical assistance by self-service portal, email or telephone.
  • Create incidents and service requests on behalf of clients when needed.
  • Set the priority for resolving incidents based on impact and urgency.
  • Investigating and diagnosing incidents and researching solutions.
  • Perform remote troubleshooting through diagnostic techniques and pertinent questions.
  • Determine the best solution based on the issue and details provided by customers.
  • Be responsible for updating service requests
  • Escalate unresolved issues to the next level of support personnel.
  • Identify, recommend and suggest possible improvements on procedures.
  • Acts as a model of customer service excellence to all organizational staff members with emphasis on building strong relationships with our employees.
  • Answer all phone calls, provide quality "white glove" service to all callers.
  • Participate in the Service Desk inbox, accepts tickets (incidents) and updates the ticket appropriately.
  • Ensures all customer issues, incidents, and problems are raised within our internal ticketing system and reach resolution within customer contractual timelines with a high level of satisfaction
  • Takes charge and own all incidents: relaying incident information to the Service Desk Team Lead and Manager, ensuring high level of coordination and communication between the employees and Information Technology Team.
  • Perform an RCA (Root Cause Analysis) to determine, document and communicate solutions to our customers for all issues.
  • Develops / improves repeatable processes and procedures
  • Populates knowledgebase of known issues and problem solutions
  • Ensures global organizational standards based on ITIL principles are implemented into daily Service Desk processes
  • Participate in the continued development of the Service Desk knowledgebase to allow first call resolution with the Service Desk team
  • Adjusts priorities to respond to pressing and changing demands caused by operational or project situations
  • Performs other related duties as required.
  • Potential after hours support & On-call rotation; must have internet access from home.


Minimum Qualifications / Skills:

  • 2-5 years of work experience in a Call Center/Service Desk.
  • Minimum of 2 yrs.' experience in a team environment.
  • Personal Effectiveness Ability to communicate, influence, lead and manage self-development and leadership thinking
  • Must be detail oriented while handing multiple concurrent tasks and/or projects with minimal supervision.
  • Thrives in an environment of multiple shifting priorities.
  • Strong analytical skills; excellent oral and written communication skills; excellent problem-solving skills; ability to think strategically and act tactically.
  • Able to address conflict with others constructively.
  • Effective at building trust in relationships with other employees and managers.
  • Manages different audience needs with a customer-focused orientation.
  • Able to work independently and successfully in team environment and interface effectively with senior management.
  • Offers ideas and suggestions to support achievement of goals.
  • Applies concepts of project management & resource allocation.
  • Understands big picture and creates effective solutions through understanding cause and effect.
  • Must be capable of forward thinking to plan for future technology needs and foresee trends.
  • Ability and desire to quickly learn new technologies and concepts.


Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology or related field.


Certifications?

  • Any entry level Microsoft Certification Network certification are a definite plus

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Deputy Project Director - Onshore

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Up to US$100000 per annum


Deputy Project Director - Onshore Reporting to the Project Director, to manage key areas of the project post-FID through handover to Operations. The EPC phase is expected to last 5 to 6 years.
The position is based in Squamish, BC with travel to EPC contractor's office in Houston and other locations, as required, to support project execution for meetings, workshops, audits, etc.
Key responsibilities:
The position responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Managing all aspects of project execution in Canada, primarily at site, including HSSE, Quality, Project Services, Procurement, Subcontracts, Regulatory & Permitting, Interface Management, Early Works, Site Construction, Logistics, Pipeline Oversight and Commissioning Support for handover to Operation
  • Supervise local PMT team with members located both in the WLNG Vancouver office and at site
  • Manage EPC Contractor and other local contractors as well as subcontractors onsite
  • Develop and implement key Canadian site specific project plans and procedures to support the overall project execution aligned with core project plans and procedures
  • Coordinate with WLNG BU, core PMT, Regulatory Bodies, Indigenous Groups and local contractors in the development, submission and approval of all Canadian Federal, Provincial and Local permits to support the project execution strategy
  • Ensure areas of responsibility meet all company, oil and gas industry as well as all Canadian codes and standards for safety, regulatory, environmental and quality compliance
  • Accountable for managing scopes of work, procurement, subcontracts, logistics, interfaces, cost, schedule, risk management and change management in Canada as well as forecasting to deliver the project within budget and schedule for areas of responsibility
  • Provide accurate reporting in a timely manner
  • Prepare all documentation for handover of the LNG Facilities to Operations for Commissioning and Startup as well as support Operations during Startup
  • Build strong relationships with Regulatory Agencies, Indigenous Groups, FortisBC and BC Hydro and Local Contractors to support project execution
  • Prepare final project closeout report for areas of responsibility


Required Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Construction Management
  • 20 years of project experience in major capital projects in the oil and gas industry in various execution phase key roles in project management, engineering, construction and commissioning management
  • 10 years of major capital project experience in Canada, primarily in British Columbia is preferred
  • LNG project and Marine Facilities project experience is preferred
  • Has strong knowledge/experience in field construction and commissioning of LNG, gas compression and gas processing facilities is preferred
  • Has practical working knowledge/experience in HSSE, Quality, Contracts, Project Controls (Cost and Planning), Procurement, Materials Management and Logistics
  • At least 15 years of direct supervisory experience managing large teams
  • Worked on $1.0 Billion EPC projects
  • Able to balance technical decision making with commercial considerations to protect the project goals, objectives, cost and schedule
  • Team player with proven management and leadership skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to build relationships quickly in multi-disciplinary, multi-cultural, and multi-company environments

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

Full Stack .NET Software Developer

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Our client is seeking a full stack software developer to contribute to development projects and maintenance, while also practicing superb collaboration and communication skills.

Who We Seek:

  • Passion Seekers. You genuinely care about the work that you do and its impact on users
  • Self-Starters. You're a go-getter who is not afraid to step up and disrupt the status quo.
  • Entrepreneurs. You bring fresh ideas to the table, work hard, develop business and consistently seek new challenges.
  • Collaborators. You're a great contributor to a high performing team that accomplishes great feats for our customers.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work on various phases of projects from start to finish including planning, scoping, designing, coding, testing and deployment
  • Analyze, triage and fix software bugs
  • Deploy packages and SQL to Production and other environments
  • Improve existing software applications
  • Work on enhancements and maintenance for existing applications based on needs.
  • Develop and implement new requests for ERP and financial management system
  • Propose ideas to improve processes
  • Monitoring and maintaining systems
  • Interact with third party tools vendors
  • Provide detailed estimates for projects and tasks
  • Clearly and regularly communicate with management and technical support colleagues
  • Test and maintain ERP system to ensure strong functionality and optimization
  • Recommend improvements to existing features as necessary
  • Confirm application operation by conducting tests; modifying program sequence and/or codes
  • Monitoring of inputs from external applications and working with other developers/vendors to ensure smooth integration
  • Create and document standards and best practices for the development team


QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

Required Education & Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • 3 years' combined experience in software development
  • Strong knowledge and demonstrated experience in .NET, SQL and stored procedures
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience in following web technologies: CSS, JavaScript, REST, Web API and one of the JavaScript frameworks
  • Demonstrated experience in writing and consuming APIs
  • Demonstrated experience in functional and unit testing
  • Exposure to cloud development in Azure or AWS

Required Skills

  • Great oral and written communication skills. Must be able interact with customers directly
  • Must be highly organized with strong attention to details. Able to handle multiple priorities with little direction
  • Ability to gather and documenting requirements from customers
  • Ability to work with a variety of tools and troubleshoot communication issues
  • Ability to understand projects from the perspective of both client and business
  • Flexible and willing to accept a change in priorities as necessary
  • Knowledge of agile methodology

Preferred Experience

  • Knowledge of modern software architecture principles
  • Demonstrated experience in designing software that connect multiple applications
  • Demonstrated experience in Azure and Azure DevOps
  • Experience in Hadoop and Cloudera
  • Experience with SQL Server, ETL development using SSIS (Microsoft BizTalk or equivalent technologies)
  • Experience in mobile development (Android and iOS)
  • Knowledge of scripting languages XML or wordml and PowerShell
  • Web Server Administration experience
  • Experience in ERP and financial system development highly preferred
  • Ability to lead a project and coordinate efforts from start to finish
  • Knowledge of secure coding best practices

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.