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Process Operator
Negotiable
20 August 2018


Petroplan is seeking experienced Process Operators with a background in petrochemical projects for our client, a major petrochemical operator based in the Lake Charles, Louisiana area.
Job Overview
The Process Operator will ensure the safe and effective operation of the assigned process systems and work areas of a gas-to-liquids (GTL) facility. It is expected that during the pre-operational phase the field operation personnel will be involved in the development of start-up and normal operating procedures as well as in the execution of commissioning through to ready for start-up of the facility.
Responsibilities
Pre-operational phase:

  • Develop operational procedures
  • Contribute to pre-commissioning/commissioning activities
  • Punchlisting


Operational Phase:

  • Ensure all activities are conducted in accordance with agreed health, safety, and environment procedures
  • Isolation and preparation of equipment for maintenance
  • Continuously monitor conditions of running and static equipment identifying problems as they arise and seeking appropriate assistance
  • Sampling and laboratory testing in plant lab
  • Log and act on lab results, liaising with the Control Room Operator
  • Maintain optimal operations by analyzing process conditions and trouble shooting issues
  • Communicate events with Shift Team Leader on oncoming shift personnel
  • Communicate relevant changing conditions and situations to Control Room Operator and Shift Team Leader
  • Liaise with other operators and work in other plant areas as required


Experience / Qualifications

  • Minimum 10 years' operational experience in gas plants, refineries or petrochemical plants
  • Experience working with contractors during pre-commissioning and start-up is preferable
  • Proven track record in the position of Process Operator/Field Operator, backed up by working experience in some of the main processes and/or utilities of a GTL plant or integrated oil & gas petrochemical production facility
  • Demonstrate ability to work in a team of operators in a multicultural environment and must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization
  • Fluency in both written and verbal English is mandatory
  • Understands and can identify when a unit or piece of equipment is deemed unsafe to continue running
  • Can think and act under pressure
  • Can identify when equipment is requiring urgent maintenance
  • Can identify unsafe acts and take action to stop them
  • Must be able to work a rotating shift schedule including nights, weekends and holiday
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Business Development Manager - Oilfield Services - Marcellus
Negotiable
17 August 2018

This is your opportunity to join an industry leader in the Oilfield Services industry as a Business Development Manager. The successful candidate will be a true hunter with Oilfield Services sales experience. This is a direct hire position located in the greater Pittsburgh area.

Key responsibilities will include:
* Identify and develop new business through active presence in territory
* Maintain constant communication with current and prospective clients to update them on the latest equipment and services
* Create custom solutions for the needs of clients through active listening
* Create and deliver sales presentations
* Maintains awareness on industry trends and competitor activities
* Performs other duties as assigned

The ideal candidate will have:
* B.S. in Engineering, Business or related discipline
* Must have at least 3 years of Oilfield Services sales experience; Proppants and/or Frac Sand is a plus
* Must be willing to travel
* Must be eligible to work in US

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Electrical Engineer
Negotiable
16 August 2018


Petroplan is seeking an experienced Electrical Engineer for our client, a major operator based south of Houston. Candidates with strong experience working in petrochemical, refining, and/or LNG facilities are preferred.
Job Overview
The Electrical Engineer will work under the direction of the Maintenance Manager to ensure the safe and reliable operation of on-site electrical equipment. The complexity of the electrical power systems in both the LQF and PTF plants requires the availability of high level technical expertise on short notice to understand unfolding events, explain them to operations and maintenance personnel, and to supervise the repairs/restarting of problematic electrical equipment.
Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all static electrical equipment reliability
  • Learn operations of all facility processes and equipment
  • Assist facility personnel with operational and maintenance problems
  • Perform advanced equipment troubleshooting
  • Apply electrical engineering principles to evaluate electrical and electromechanical systems and products by designing and conducting research programs
  • Confirm system and product capabilities by designing feasibility and testing methods and testing properties
  • Develop electrical and electromechanical products by studying customer requirements
  • Research and test manufacturing and assembly methods and materials
  • Confirm fabrication, assembly, and installation processes
  • Prepare reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Provide engineering information by answering questions and requests
  • Maintain product and company reputation by complying with government regulations
  • Keep equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services
  • Complete projects by training and guiding technicians
  • Insure all regulatory requirements are met, regarding maintenance activities for electrical equipment
  • Assist in creating, updating, and maintaining maintenance procedures for electrical equipment
  • Other duties and projects as assigned



Required SkillsSkill Level

  • BS in Electrical Engineering (required)
  • MS in Electrical Engineering with experience in high voltage processes (preferred)
  • 10 years' experience in plant reliability engineering
  • 5-7 years' experience in planned and unplanned maintenance scheduling
  • Good analytical problem-solving skills - including root cause failure/analysis
  • Knowledge and experience working with electrical harmonics, harmonic filters, non-linear loads, and high/medium voltage electrical power systems
  • Knowledge and experience in the application and programming of protective relays, with a focus on Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories equipment, illumination, methods, luminary types and calculations, grounding, ground potential rise and static bonding, and the National Electrical Code
  • Familiarity with NFPA 70E; Safety in Design, and Safety in the field
  • Control Engineering with production planning and job knowledge
  • Ability to develop and lead the MOC process
  • Permitting work, incident reporting, confined space entry, energy isolation
  • Strong general consulting and planning skills
  • Experience in reading and understanding P&ID & PFD drawings and instrument & electrical drawings
  • Understanding of vendor/equipment supplied data sheets
  • Active learner and a self-starter/motivated
  • Trouble-shooting/analytical skills
  • Effective communications, good presentation skills, strong computer skills, SAP experience, MS, and budget management experience



Candidates with the following work experience will be strongly preferred:

  • Work experience with large electrical motors and/or high voltage electrical motors
  • Work experience in a petrochemical facility, refinery, and/or an LNG facility
  • Work experience with large cryogenic heat exchangers
  • Work experience with large compressors
  • Work experience with the cold-end of an ethylene or amine processing facility
  • Work experience tracing piping and instrument design schematics

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Business Ops Coordinator
Negotiable
14 August 2018


Business Operations Coordinator
Contract 1 year with potential to extend to 3 years
Must be willing to incorporate
Location: St John's
Qualifications/Experience

  • Business Administration Diploma or Degree preferred
  • 2-5 years' experience in Offshore oil and Gas environment



Skills/Knowledge

  • 2 years' experience in SAP (knowledge of different SAP modules in Time Entry, Finance, Mobilizations and Plant Maintenance preferred)
  • Ability to exercise non-authoritative leadership skills across functional boundaries to resolve issues
  • Self-starter and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Strong ability to work and manage multiple priorities on a consistent basis
  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving skills
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Powerpoint, Word, etc.)



Responsibilities

  • Responsible for effective and efficient on-site on-boarding/off-boarding of Operations and Maintenance full time and external contractors including; submission of mobilizations utilizing iRequest, coordination of IS (hardware & computer) access requirements, flights, training
  • Pro-actively manage contractor extensions
  • Provide on-going support for full time maintenance contractors including; booking all flights contractor reclassifications and mobilization accuracy, accommodation report validation and ensuring contractor training records are updated.
  • Prepare and maintain required Maintenance reports ( KPI reporting)
  • Support and participate in continuous improvement initiatives
  • Single point of contact for Contractors and team for area for professional business support
  • Helicopter Scheduling
  • Pro-actively manage Vendor purchases orders to avoid overspend

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Operations Leader
176 - £177 per annum
13 August 2018

Petroplan are looking to recruit an excellent Permanent staff Operations Leader to work for a major Oil and Gas client in Kent.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

University degree or equivalent in a technical field

  • Have strong communication skills and be a logical thinker.
  • Demonstrable leadership skills.
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills.
  • Ability to thrive under pressure.
  • Ability to identify issues for resolution and new directional plans for business improvement
  • Bias for Continuous improvement through People/CR/Safety Legislation and Safety awareness/knowledge.
  • Knowledge of Incident and Emergency Response.
  • Engineering awareness.
  • Ability to develop potentials/opportunities in People, Business, Customers and Markets Suppliers.
  • Bias for Action and continuous improvement in all areas of performance.
  • Proven ability to prioritise resources and time to deliver the greatest value for the business.
  • To be able to manage competing priorities and operational complexity
  • Track record in leading successful operational teams
  • Strong awareness of the procedures to be used for accident and incident root cause analysis techniques, reporting and investigation.
  • Ability to engage and work with operations, stakeholders contractors and suppliers.

For the full job spec please apply for further information.

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

CMMS Engineer
Negotiable
13 August 2018

Petroplan are looking to recruit a CMMS Engineer who can be based in 1 of three sites, either in Southampton, Kent or Hemel Hampstead.

This will be a permanent staff role with all the benefits and bonuses of working for a large Oil and Gas company.

Job Spec:

  • Establish a network of Terminal based CMMS super-users who are able to drive the effective use of CMMS at a local level and provide subject related matter expertise to the Terminal Operations personnel.
  • Act as point of contact for escalated CMMS related issues and provide Terminal Storage Operations Managers and Engineering Teams with technical guidance in matters of CMMS utilisation and compliance.
  • Develop effective maintenance programs by leading Terminal based Reliability Centred Maintenance studies ensuring that they meet regulatory and mandated requirements.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Degree in a relevant engineering discipline or qualifications, demonstrated experience and training to an equivalent level.
  • Chartered/Incorporated Engineer, or working towards chartered or incorporated status, with a recognised professional body.
  • IT Skills Certification particularly in MS Applications.
  • Project Management experience.
  • Trained and experienced with Control of Work and Permit to Work systems, confined space entry and working at height.
  • Significant and demonstrable experience with CMMS ideally in Frontline, Maximo or SAP PM
  • Excellent knowledge of the equipment processes and standards employed in the oil storage and distribution sector.
  • Thorough understanding of industry related risks (safety and business) and able to relate to specific legislation.
  • Thorough grasp of principals and application of Maintenance / Asset Management techniques such as RCM, CBM, RBM and FMECA.
  • Significant and demonstrable experience with CMMS ideally in Frontline, Maximo or SAP PM
  • HAZOP / LOPA / Risk Assessment and Root Cause Analysis
  • Strong IT skills.

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Production Manager
Negotiable
10 August 2018


PRODUCTION MANAGER
Houston, TX

Our client is a global oilfield equipment manufacturer looking to hire an ambitious Production Manager in order to keep up with company growth and market demand.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for performance appraisals, goal setting, training and monitoring of personnel.
  • Develops and maintains team environment within the group through the planning and coordinating of group activities.
  • Assigns work to team/team leaders and monitors results.
  • Supports short and long range goals consistent with manufacturing management, production teams and the company.
  • Ensures efforts are directed towards process improvements, develops procedures and policies for assigned areas, and maintains compliance to safety policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for cost and quality of those functions under their leadership.


Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in a technical field
  • 2 years of manufacturing experience or leadership experience


Preferred Skills

  • Lean Six Sigma concepts and projects
  • Continuous Improvement background and methodology
  • Budgets and financial reports


Benefits

  • Competitive pay
  • Great benefits
  • Direct hire
  • Potential to be fast tracked into a leadership program!



Must be eligible to work in the USA for any employer without sponsorship.

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Electro/Mechanical Technician
Negotiable
10 August 2018

Petroplan is hiring a Technician - Electro/Mechanical for a major Oil and Gas company in the Houston, TX area

Job Duties:

  • Performs routine and some non-routine testing/analyzing processes with demonstrated proficiency.
  • Has some latitude for problem-solving.
  • Works under general supervision for repetitive tasks, and under direct supervision for new tasks.
  • Skills typically acquired through 1-2 years working in a related technician capacity.
  • Familiarity with common hand tools including; Torque Wrenches, Calipers, Scales, Pressure Gauges, Screwdrivers, Wrenches, and Crimpers
  • intermediate knowledge in the use of electronic measurement devices such as - Multi-meters, O-Scopes, Mega-Ohm Meters, and Digital Power Supplies
  • Must be able to interpret and understand mechanical drawings and prints
  • Must be able to troubleshoot and trace wiring issues using wiring diagrams

This would be for the 2nd shift 2 pm to 10:30 pm **MUST BE ABLE TO WORK THIS**

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Senior Process Engineer
Negotiable
08 August 2018

A leading North American Oil & Gas owner/operator is looking to add a Senior Process Engineer due to their expanding footprint in the Denver, Colorado Area. This is an exciting full time permanent job working on the organization's upcoming high profile projects.

This senior individual will provide technical direction and oversight to the process engineers and contractor to ensure that the process designs meet the intended objectives.

On a day to day basis, the Senior Process Engineer will:

  • Take on project designs from initial inception phase to final completion
  • Demonstrate technical knowledge in the area of process engineering and provide technical guidance and mentoring to younger process engineers
  • Represent process engineering to operations personnel in the design and implementation of process designs
  • Complete process engineering designs and process studies as required for the small capital projects group
  • Participate in and offer advice during process hazard analysis (PHA) or layers of protection analysis (LOPA) for small capital projects
  • Demonstrate a safety mindset both on and off the job
  • Develop and sustain internal and external customer relationships in order to ensure appropriate partners have reviewed process designs
  • Provide technical mentorship for refinery operations, catalyst loadings, turnarounds, etc.


The Individual

  • The Senior Process Engineer will have extensive years of process engineering experience, focusing on the downstream and refining sector.
  • Minimum five years of project design & process design experience
  • Minimum three years of operational and functional support experience.
  • A Bachelor's Degree of Chemical Engineering is needed.
  • The Ability to use Aspentech's HYSYS process simulator is needed as well as the Ability to learn new computer packages specific to the business (Book, KMS, PSPPM, SAP etc.)


What's On Offer

  • A competitive base salary and compensation program coupled with a rewarding pension and savings plans.
  • A high value is placed on career progression and growth within the company, as employees are given flexible benefits packages and attractive work life balance.
  • Relocation will be provided if the successful applicant is not local to the Denver, Colorodo area.

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Electrical Engineer
Negotiable
03 August 2018


Petroplan is seeking an experienced electrical engineer with a background in LNG & petrochemical projects.
Job Overview
The electrical engineer will be responsible for the design of electrical engineering equipment and systems for major LNG/downstream facilities. The electrical engineer will also be required to implement improvements to streamline project activities and will be leaned on to provide operational support.
Responsibilities

  • Perform routine and complex engineering, design, analysis or other technical tasks within the electrical discipline utilizing current technology, available standards, calculation software, templates and catalogued products
  • Confirms system's and components' capabilities by designing testing methods; testing properties
  • Prepare/review load lists, power system studies, single lines, equipment layouts, area classifications, sizing calculations, schematics, equipment specifications, data sheets, requisitions and technical bid analysis
  • Confirms system's and components' capabilities by designing testing methods; testing properties
  • Develops electrical products by studying customer requirements; researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods and materials
  • Assures product quality by designing electrical testing methods; testing finished products and system capabilities


Experience / Qualifications

  • BS in electrical engineering
  • 10 years of electrical engineering experience preferred
  • Strong knowledge of petrochemical/LNG facilities a plus
  • Knowledge of industry standards and procedures required

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Maintenance Planner / Scheduler
Negotiable
02 August 2018

Our client who is a leading Oil and Gas Operator are currently looking for a Maintenance planner on a long term contract basis, FIFO from Calgary or Edmonton and 7/7 Rotation.
The Successful candidate will be the liaison with all site personnel to ensure that right work is being done at the right time using the right resources in the safest, most fiscally responsible and efficient manner. As part of the Maintenance Planning Team you will support the overall Planning and Scheduling activities as well as provide coverage as required.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform the scheduling functions for Maintenance using the Maintenance Strategy and its tools and procedures.
  • Provide a leadership role to the site for the development and sustainment of a safe and efficient work environment.
  • Provide quality assurance support ensuring data quality standards are upheld
  • Provide coverage support for Planners and Schedulers as required


MUST HAVE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Certificate
  • 5 years' experience as a Red Seal Trade Journeyman
  • Understanding of the job functions of all the trades (Pipefitter, Instrumentation, Electrician, Millwright, etc)
  • 5 years' experience in Planning and Scheduling
  • 5 years' experience in a maintenance position
  • 10 years' experience in the oil and gas industry
  • SAP experience
  • GWOS - Graphical Work Order Scheduler v6 (Prometheus/SAP) experience
  • Strong proficiency with MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)


NICE TO HAVE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Scheduling Certification
  • MMP Designation (Maintenance Management Professional)
  • Reliability Centered Maintenance Training
  • 5 years' experience in a leadership position
  • Experience using Primavera P6
  • Experience using MS Project
  • Experience using Livelink

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Lead Rotating Equipment Engineer
Negotiable
01 August 2018



Petroplan are seeking an experienced Lead Rotating Equipment Engineer to work for one of our clients, a mid-sized operator within the petro-chem industry. The role will be initially based in Houston but required to transfer to the Project Site in Louisiana (near Baton Rouge) in mid-2019.
Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Serves as site subject matter expert for rotating equipment.
  • Coordination of the technical rotating equipment disciplines activities during the different phases of the project.
  • Leads troubleshooting efforts related to rotating equipment issues onsite.
  • Monitoring of the compliance with the specified deadlines, contractual stipulations and quality of work.
  • Review and approve detailed rotating equipment engineering drawings and operating, testing, and commissioning procedures for Rotating and related disciplines.
  • Project schedule progress monitoring.
  • Document Management System.
  • Cost Control.
  • Punch listing, subsystems and systems acceptance.
  • Work Permit, Job Plan and Risk Analysis.
  • Interface with plant operations/maintenance.
  • Assists in the organization of project-related, technical meetings with the engineering company and/or third parties.
  • Lead participation of the technical rotating equipment discipline in meetings with vendors, equipment inspection and testing.
  • Oversee the development of basic design, detailed engineering and procurement- related activities of Rotating Equipment such as pumps, compressors, blowers and turbines.
  • Review and approve all related rotating equipment engineering project specifications and technical standards.
  • Review and participate in the selection process for all major rotating equipment and system.
  • Supervise and coordinate rotating equipment teams in the implementation of the above tasks.


Skills / Experience:

  • BS in Engineering required; MS degree preferred. Professional Engineer (PE) preferred.
  • Associated experience with plant operations, commissioning and start up management
  • Experience in a project environment an advantage
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and problem-solving skills
  • Positive relationships with individuals at all levels
  • Position demands strong self-motivation to evaluate and solve technical and engineering problems, both in isolation and in-groups


In order to carry out all duties and responsibilities effectively, the position requires strong knowledge of the processes underlying major construction projects. The ability to work through influence, motivate others, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills is critical to success.

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Fire & Safety Engineer
Negotiable
01 August 2018


Petroplan are seeking an experienced Fire & Safety Engineer for our client, a major EPC based in Downtown Houston. Candidates with a strong background in design of LNG Facilities are preferred.
Job Overview
This position provides project support and/or discipline support for various projects by researching, specifying, developing, designing, engineering and supporting construction of fire and gas detection and suppression systems. Individuals are expected to apply engineering principles, methods and techniques to the project assignments. The role will be heavily involved in the design of Downstream / LNG Facilities.
Responsibilities

  • Researches and analyzes data such as client design proposals, specifications, and manuals to determine feasibility of design or application.
  • Works with clients to develop a project's scope of work, estimates, and/or schedules.
  • Reviews and approves project drawings, standards and specifications.
  • Develops major equipment, material selection, and construction specifications.
  • Reviews codes and client specifications.
  • Uses computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks.
  • Directs and coordinates construction, installation, fabrication and/or operational testing activities to ensure services, products and/or systems conform to engineering design and client criteria.
  • Ensures that all assigned activities and operations comply with applicable codes, regulations and laws.
  • Evaluates field installations and applies codes and client specifications to project design.
  • Coordinates activities with other project disciplines involved in fabrication, operation, application, installation or repair of various materials, products or systems.
  • Provides technical direction, support and information to other specialists, engineers, designers and drafters.
  • Identifies changes to scope, estimates cost and schedule impacts; presents to project management for approval.
  • Consistently demonstrates professional skills in structuring assigned activities, creativity, teamwork, communications, operational efficiencies, handling of a client's changing needs, decision making, and analyzing and solving problems.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Experience / Qualifications

  • Degree in Fire Protection Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Mechanical engineering from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in the fire protection field, 10 years experience preferred.
  • Experienced in PHAST and LNG Fire 3 modeling experience required
  • EIT in Fire Protection, Licensed FPE preferred, Texas P. Eng. desirable.
  • LNG Industry or petrochemical project experience preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of Petro-Chem facilities - LNG experience a plus

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 company 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 throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

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