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Compounding Senior Expert
Negotiable
Hamburg
13 February 2020

 

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:

The position holder is responsible for all R&D and Technology related activities of Group's future compounding business. He/she is managing respective key projects, identifying and assessing new product and technology opportunities, and coordinating and professionally supervising all development projects and technical tasks of the R&D competence network. As key contributor to compounding related strategic business initiatives the compounding senior expert is developing the necessary technology and product strategies, investigating organic and inorganic growth opportunities, and is managing cooperation schemes with academic and industrial partners.


MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Accountable for all compounding related product development and research projects from idea to implementation in-line with business strategy to implement and grow the Group's compounding business line.
  • Leads the Compounding Competence Network within Downstream R&D and coordinates and professionally supervises the activities of R&D engineers assigned to the hub targeting timely, efficient and high-quality execution.
  • Manages strategic and high-complexity projects in collaboration with project owners and internal and external partners to address new customer and market needs.
  • Identifies new compounding related business opportunities and develops new product and technology concepts increasing competitiveness of the Group's product portfolio.
  • Contributes to the conceptualization and implementation of organic business development approaches by defining the technology and product strategy.
  • Provides technical assessments of new technology opportunities including technical due diligence for potential industrial partnerships or acquisition targets as part of strategic business development initiatives.
  • Oversees the technical activities of existing cooperation partners, ensures support and guidance for joint projects; and develops the partnership network including domestic and international research institutes, universities as well as industrial partners
  • Builds advanced know-how and advises internal teams and stakeholders regarding compounding products, technologies, industry specific standards and regulations; and represent the Group's interests in professional forums supporting the Group's compounding value chain development.

Requirements

  • min. 7 years experiences on Polymer/PP Compounding field
  • Capability to determine new compound recipes according to customer's requirements
  • Professional skills about general processing technology in different PP compound application
  • Project management experiences in professional and in managerial roles.
  • Techno-economical evaluation capability (CAPEX/OPEX; benchmarking; due diligence; etc.)
  • Deep knowledge about automotive requirements, standards

ABOUT PETROPLAN

Petroplan is the trusted global recruitment solutions partner for clients and professionals in the oil, gas and energy sector. Our mission is to explore with you, seeking optimum talent solutions for our clients and the very best opportunities for our candidates.

Bringing over 40 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial. Specialist industry & technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

1000s of placements in more than 40 countries for over 180 clients across 65 disciplines

Led today by a predominantly female Board of Directors who provide strong leadership and demand consistency of service to ensure clients receive unrivalled service levels and quality candidates to meet their specific needs. This leadership ethos is underpinned by a positive and client led management structure.

LNG Instrument Engineer
Negotiable
Houston, Texas
12 February 2020


LNG INSTRUMENT ENGINEER (PLANT OPERATIONS)
Client: Major US-based LNG Operator
Location: Gulf Coast, USA

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The position of Instrument Engineer reports to the site-based Lead Instrument Engineer and will be part of a small team responsible for ensuring that instrumentation systems function safely, efficiently, and reliably. The primary goal of the Instrument Engineer is to contribute to the Instrumentation Engineering Groups' efforts to meet business goals for production while minimizing unscheduled equipment downtime. The role will interface with the Maintenance and Operations Teams while providing technical expertise and integrity oversight in the areas of Process Control, Process Instrumentation, and Safety Instrumented Systems.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Maintenance/operations and small capital project improvement work related to Instrumentation, Safety Instrumented Systems, Fire and Gas Systems, and Process Control Systems
  • Contribute to the validation, review, and configuration changes related to the Safety Instrumented System
  • Development/review of Safety Instrumented System procedures and processes
  • Cause and Effect verification and configuration review with plant operations/maintenance teams
  • Contribute to the development of maintenance routines and procedures for Instrumentation and Safety Instrumented System
  • Contribute to the Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) process
  • Participation in HAZOPs and HAZIDs
  • Support Alarm Management
  • Support Process Trip Investigation
  • Ensure that Instrumentation and related equipment operates in compliance with local, state and federal codes and regulations (FERC, DOT/ PHMSA, TCEQ)

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Instrument, Controls, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering
  • 5-8 years of experience working with Process Instrumentation and Process Control Automation systems in operational LNG Liquefaction/Regasification, Chemical, or Petrochemical plant environments



*Candidates must have full legal authority to work in the USA without restriction or sponsorship*

ABOUT PETROPLAN

Petroplan is the trusted global recruitment solutions partner for clients and professionals in the oil, gas and energy sector. Our mission is to explore with you, seeking optimum talent solutions for our clients and the very best opportunities for our candidates.

Bringing over 40 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial. Specialist industry & technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

1000s of placements in more than 40 countries for over 180 clients across 65 disciplines

Led today by a predominantly female Board of Directors who provide strong leadership and demand consistency of service to ensure clients receive unrivalled service levels and quality candidates to meet their specific needs. This leadership ethos is underpinned by a positive and client led management structure.

LNG Rotating Equipment Engineer
Negotiable
Houston, Texas
12 February 2020


LNG ROTATING EQUIPMENT ENGINEER (PLANT OPERATIONS)
Client: Major US-based LNG Operator
Location: Gulf Coast, USA

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The position of Rotating Equipment Engineer reports to the site-based Lead Mechanical Engineer and will be part of a small team responsible for ensuring that all the facility's Rotating Equipment functions safely, efficiently, and reliably. The primary goal of the Rotating Equipment Engineer is to contribute to the Mechanical Engineering Groups' efforts to meet business goals for production while minimizing unscheduled equipment downtime. The role will interface with the Maintenance and Operations Teams while providing technical expertise and integrity oversight in the area of Rotating Equipment (turbines, motors, generators, compressors, and pumps).

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Maintenance/operations and small capital project improvement work related to turbines, motors, generators, compressors, and pumps and supporting systems including couplings, bearings, lubrication, and sealing systems
  • Contribute to the validation, review, and configuration changes related to on-site Rotating Equipment
  • Development/review of Rotating Equipment procedures and processes
  • Cause and Effect verification and configuration review with plant operations/maintenance teams
  • Contribute to the development of maintenance routines and procedures for site-based Rotating Equipment operations
  • Contribute to the Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) process
  • Participation in HAZOPs and HAZIDs
  • Monitor compressor performance and utilize vibration analysis to improve overall Rotating Equipment reliability and operation
  • Ensure Rotating Equipment operates in compliance with local, state and federal codes and regulations (FERC, DOT/ PHMSA, TCEQ)

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 5-8 years of experience working with Rotating Equipment and associated systems in operational LNG Liquefaction/Regasification, Chemical, or Petrochemical plant environments



*Candidates must have full legal authority to work in the USA without restriction or sponsorship*

ABOUT PETROPLAN

Petroplan is the trusted global recruitment solutions partner for clients and professionals in the oil, gas and energy sector. Our mission is to explore with you, seeking optimum talent solutions for our clients and the very best opportunities for our candidates.

Bringing over 40 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial. Specialist industry & technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

1000s of placements in more than 40 countries for over 180 clients across 65 disciplines

Led today by a predominantly female Board of Directors who provide strong leadership and demand consistency of service to ensure clients receive unrivalled service levels and quality candidates to meet their specific needs. This leadership ethos is underpinned by a positive and client led management structure.

GIS Analyst
Negotiable
Houston, Texas
29 January 2020


Overview:
The GIS Analyst will work in close cooperation with Senior GIS staff to support engineering, commercial, management and operations personnel, providing them with the products they require. Project related activities include development of presentation quality maps, site and route assessment, commercial and customer research, spatial data analysis and querying, data editing, and map production.
Duties & Responsibilities

  • Design/create effective maps, presentation graphics, and other products that can be used to effectively communicate with targeted audiences (i.e. permitting figures, high-level presentation maps and engineering drawings) with a focus on quality and timeliness of work product.
  • Provide development and engineering staff with accurate geographic information to be used in routing and construction estimates for new projects.
  • Maintain and check quality of spatial and tabular natural gas infrastructure databases using various maps and data sources.
  • Research energy industry information.
  • Coordinate with outside companies and organizations to obtain data and geographic information.
  • Interpret relevant data and information from a variety of industry, government and public sources.
  • Create and acquire new geographic datasets.
  • Performs other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties).


Experience, Skills & Ability
5 years of experience

  • Working knowledge of ArcMap, Microsoft Excel and AutoCAD
  • Proficiency with Adobe Suite; Acrobat, Illustrator, Photoshop a plus
  • Proficiency with ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Online
  • Ability to work with multiple parties and clients. Have the ability to create effective maps and presentation graphics for various uses
  • Ability to represent complex data relationships in simple, easy to visualize formats
  • Have strong research skills
  • Have a strong working knowledge of GIS, SCADA, and databases
  • Position requires self-motivation and direction
  • Must be able to know when to consult subject matter experts and go back to supervisor or client for more direction


Education:
Geography, GIS, Engineering, or a related field

ABOUT PETROPLAN

Petroplan is the trusted global recruitment solutions partner for clients and professionals in the oil, gas and energy sector. Our mission is to explore with you, seeking optimum talent solutions for our clients and the very best opportunities for our candidates.

Bringing over 40 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial. Specialist industry & technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

1000s of placements in more than 40 countries for over 180 clients across 65 disciplines

Led today by a predominantly female Board of Directors who provide strong leadership and demand consistency of service to ensure clients receive unrivalled service levels and quality candidates to meet their specific needs. This leadership ethos is underpinned by a positive and client led management structure.

Commissioning Manager - LNG
Up to US$100000 per annum
Houston, Texas
28 January 2020


Commissioning Manager - LNG


Duties and Responsibilities


Responsible for the development and execution of the Company's natural gas liquefaction (LNG) facility commissioning process. Lead and manage commissioning team(s) including the overall coordination of stakeholders throughout the commissioning phases of the liquefaction project. Oversee EPC contractor to ensure contracted commissioning related requirements have been met; to include testing, turnover and all systems are completed, handed over fully commissioned, ready to startup per requirement of the project.
* Work closely with construction staff, Owners Engineer(s), and operations staff to ensure EPC contractor fulfills contract requirements relative to the commissioning phase of the facility and that the smooth transfer and hand over of commissioned system to the startup team.
* Work with the EPC contractor to manage the development and implementation of a comprehensive plan for commissioning and acceptance of the plant and turnover to the startup team for startup.
* Work with EPC contractor to develop and implement procedures to ensure the overall safety of the facility and its personnel. Reinforce awareness of safety and environmental incidents through frequent job observations by frequent site walk-downs and talking to personnel working on commissioning activities. Advances the health, safety, environmental and security procedures and protocol of the Owner to the EPC during the commissioning phase of the project.
* Create and manage commissioning schedule. Manage EPC contractors and subcontractors with regard to all commissioning activities.
* Input Owner's interests and requirements in the course of Project Execution Plan and commissioning procedure with reflection of O&M point of view.
* Coordinate with O&M organization to ensure alignment and integration of commissioning activities.
* Review and obtain necessary approval of all functional and performance test procedures.
* Ensure the proper receipt, review and approval of the necessary operational documentation such as system turnover procedures, standard operating / maintenance procedures, spare parts lists, punch lists and test reports.
* Ensure proper installation equipment packages based on commissioning procedures.
* Provide assistance in developing solutions to problems that may arise during commissioning.
* Assist with the resolution of problems that may occur during the startup and stable operations of the facility.
* Interface as necessary with all local agencies.
* Perform other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties). Qualifications

Qualifications:


Education
* Bachelor's Degree Mechanical, Chemical, Industrial or Electrical Engineering or equivalent level of experience in related field Required


Experience:
* 10 LNG liquefaction experience required.


Skills and Abilities:
* Technical understanding of LNG liquefaction plants.
* Technical understanding of mole sieve dehydration and amine treating.
* Possesses good oral and written communication skills in English.
* Have legal and commercial sense for preparation and negotiation of contracts.
* Good understanding of EPC Lump Sum contracts.
* Ability to track and manage job costs.
* Is able to work with a culturally diverse group of technical individuals whose skills cover the range required to engineer, operate and maintain the LNG liquefaction plants.
* Not essential but understands or has a working knowledge of project management, Primavera, database, spreadsheet, PowerPoint and word processing skills.
* Possesses good management, planning and organizational skills and meets work deadlines.
* Possesses the personality and ability to relate to and to establish a mutually respectful relationship with 1) management, 2) peers and 3) the various facility level workers.


Licenses and Certifications:

* Transportation Worker Identification Credentials (TWIC) Required
* Professional Engineering (PE) Preferred Area of Interest

ABOUT PETROPLAN

Petroplan is the trusted global recruitment solutions partner for clients and professionals in the oil, gas and energy sector. Our mission is to explore with you, seeking optimum talent solutions for our clients and the very best opportunities for our candidates.

Bringing over 40 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial. Specialist industry & technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

1000s of placements in more than 40 countries for over 180 clients across 65 disciplines

Led today by a predominantly female Board of Directors who provide strong leadership and demand consistency of service to ensure clients receive unrivalled service levels and quality candidates to meet their specific needs. This leadership ethos is underpinned by a positive and client led management structure.

HSE LEAD
Negotiable
Superior, WI, Wisconsin
22 January 2020


Requisition Title: HSE Lead
The HSE Lead will be accountable for the implementation overall Rebuild Project health, safety, environment goals and ensuring compliance with OSHA and Wisconsin regulations. The HSE Lead will ensure that HSE orientation and training for all areas are completed and up to date, ensure compliance to all relevant HSE requirements, ensure that safety meetings are held, and safety trends identified. The HSE Lead is accountable for proper segregation and disposal of Rebuild Project waste in accordance with all regulatory and site requirements.
Primary Functions:

  • Accountable for conducting site HSE orientation and training for all areas. 20%
  • Accountable to ensure that the Rebuild Project Health and Safety Plan and the Contaminated Piping, Equipment and Material Disposal Plan are adhered to. 20%
  • Accountable for attending contractor safety meetings. 10%
  • Responsible for the HSE compliance of contractors and CMT personnel. 10%
  • Responsible for monitoring safe work practices of contractors. 10%
  • Responsible for investigating HSE related violations and incidents. 10%
  • Responsible for inspecting the site and ensuring clean up procedures, waste disposal and sanitation practices are in accordance with statutory regulations. 10%
  • Responsible for communicating with Operations in the daily safeguarding of the facilities and personnel, including developing and monitoring of safe work practices of Rebuild Project contractors. 10%



Required Experience/Certifications:

  • Associate Safety Professional (ASP) or equivalent
  • A minimum of 20 years of safety experience where safety is at least 50%, preventative, professional level with breadth and depth of safety duties on capital projects
  • Proven track record of success as an effective leader and safety professional
  • Strong technical competency in developing, promoting and delivering safety educational materials
  • Proven practical knowledge of safety and occupational health methods, practices, principles and procedures
  • A thorough understanding of site, local, state, federal and international health, safety and environmental regulations, policies, and standards including OSHA, EPA.
  • Effective communication skills both written and verbal
  • Effective negotiation skills are preferred
  • Strong non-authoritative leadership skills - ability to influence others
  • Proven leadership and team building skills
  • Proven innovation skills


Desirable Experience/Certifications:

  • A Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
  • Appropriate Trade designation / certification (Pipefitter, Millwright, etc.)
  • Journeyman designation as a minimum
  • Recognized participation in safety organizations such as ASHI, ASSE, NASP, NSC, etc.
  • Consensus builder; team player; mentor; credible at all levels - both internally and externally preferred
  • Effective risk management, analytical and planning skills are assets


The standard working hours are 50 hours per week; 10-hour days Monday to Friday at the site with business travel to Houston rarely if at all. The position is expected to continue until Q4 2021.
This position begins immediately.

ABOUT PETROPLAN

Petroplan is the trusted global recruitment solutions partner for clients and professionals in the oil, gas and energy sector. Our mission is to explore with you, seeking optimum talent solutions for our clients and the very best opportunities for our candidates.

Bringing over 40 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial. Specialist industry & technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

1000s of placements in more than 40 countries for over 180 clients across 65 disciplines

Led today by a predominantly female Board of Directors who provide strong leadership and demand consistency of service to ensure clients receive unrivalled service levels and quality candidates to meet their specific needs. This leadership ethos is underpinned by a positive and client led management structure.

Sr. Network Architect-VoIP SME
Negotiable
Piney Point Village, Texas
16 January 2020


Our client has a diverse portfolio of energy infrastructure businesses operating across various regions of the United States. Their main focus is to identify, acquire, and operate energy infrastructure companies that place them in a competitive position in an ever changing market.

At the moment, we are seeking a Network Architect with VoIP expertise to lead a small team and develop the Cisco Call Manager road map for the organization. In addition to this, you will own voice solutions for operations in Houston, Hawaii, and various other locations.
For this role, we are seeking candidates with the following experience and skills:

  • 7 years of network architecture within a Cisco environment
  • Cisco certifications: CCNA, CCNP
  • Expertise utilizing Cisco software including cucm and Meraki
  • large WAN deployment experience
  • 3 years of management experience
  • Preferably on and offshore experience


This is a direct hire opportunity located in West Houston. If interested, please get in touch today.

ABOUT PETROPLAN

Petroplan is the trusted global recruitment solutions partner for clients and professionals in the oil, gas and energy sector. Our mission is to explore with you, seeking optimum talent solutions for our clients and the very best opportunities for our candidates.

Bringing over 40 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial. Specialist industry & technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

1000s of placements in more than 40 countries for over 180 clients across 65 disciplines

Led today by a predominantly female Board of Directors who provide strong leadership and demand consistency of service to ensure clients receive unrivalled service levels and quality candidates to meet their specific needs. This leadership ethos is underpinned by a positive and client led management structure.

QA/QC Mechanical Inspector - Pipe Yard Modules
Negotiable
Gonzales, Louisiana
07 January 2020


QA/QC Mechanical Inspector - Pipe Yard Modules
Position Summary:
The QA/QC Mechanical Inspector will oversee pipe and module fabrication and provide Quality Assurance to ensure compliance with all procedures, applicable codes, standards, and Project Standards. The QA/QC Mechanical Inspector will be the Owners Inspector and will be required to work with the EPCM to verify that all the examinations and testing have been completed and to inspect the piping to the extent necessary to be satisfied that it conforms to all the applicable requirements of the code and engineering design.
Responsibilities
* Review fabricator's inspection plans to verify compliance with Owner requirements.
* Reviews PQR, WPS and welder qualifications with EPCM contractor
* Approve Non-conformance dispositions, identify any corrective actions to prevent recurrence and identify trends.
* Monitor fabrication, heat treatment, hardness testing, welding and fit ups.
* Work with the EPCM contractor and fabricator to establish designated lots for nondestructive examination. Monitor lot compliance.
* Perform random material and welding consumable MTR reviews to ensure compliance with appropriate ASME codes.
* Witness hydrostatic testing.
* Review quality RFI requests and forward to QA Manager and Engineering.
* Monitor and oversee the contractor's inspection/testing/ and modular yard installation activities to ensure the contractors' compliance with project quality requirements.
* Perform a modular walkdown with EPMC contractor and fabricator, identify punch list items and verify completion and closure.
* Review manufactures turnover packages.
Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience * BS degree in Mechanical Engineering, Certified Technologist, or relevant certifications and experience.
* Preference will be given to candidates who possess AWS CWI API, or ASNT certification. * Should have certificate for ASNT LEVEL ΙΙ RT, UT, PT & VT, or relevant experience. * Proven 10 years working experience in the oil, gas, or petrochemical industry.
* Knowledge of the Louisiana State Boiler Regulations, Title 55, Chapter 50
* Demonstrate knowledge of the pressure equipment inspection and management process and practices.
* Knowledge in the application of materials, material selection, welding and inspection.
* Knowledge and understanding of ASME Codes such a s Section I, II, VIII, IX, V, and B31.1/31.3. * Knowledge of welding processes and non-destructive examination techniques and limitations (RT, UT, LT, PT, MT, Eddy Current, IRIS, etc.)
* NACE CIP certification is a definite asset.
* API Source Inspector Fixed Equipment (SIFE) certification is a definite asset.
* Basic technical and operational knowledge of the petrochemical industry.
* Knowledge of equipment manufacturing, fabrication, inspection, testing, and installation practices.
* Knowledge of ASME and National Board Data reports.
* Knowledge and experience with reading and interpretation of plant drawings & datasheets: P&ID's, piping and equipment.
* Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite of programs
* Excellent communication skills both written & verbal

ABOUT PETROPLAN

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information on how Petroplan can help you, please feel free to visit our About Us page here; https://www.petroplan.com/about/

Sr. Network Engineer
Negotiable
Arlington, VA, Virginia
02 January 2020


Location: Arlington, VA


Our client's Louisiana-based export projects service the global demand for North American natural gas and supports the long-term development of clean and reliable North American energy supplies. Using reliable and proven technology in an innovative plant design configuration; our client's plant design will replace traditional designs as it allows for the same efficiency and operational reliability at significantly lower capital cost.

This role requires a background in building functional networks within a Cisco environment including routing, switching, and access control.

To succeed in this role you will have:

  • A bachelors degree in a technical discipline and 5 years of experience
  • Cisco certifications including CCNA, CCNP, CCDP
  • Background utilizing protocols: TCP/IP and BGP, OSPF
  • Knowledge of coding/scripting languages including Python and Perl
  • Network systems knowledge including JUNOS, Cisco IOS


If interested in learning more details; please get in touch today.

ABOUT PETROPLAN

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information on how Petroplan can help you, please feel free to visit our About Us page here; https://www.petroplan.com/about/

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