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Site Administrator
US$65000 - US$75000 per annum
16 October 2018


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Clear Lake, TX
Site Administrator
An interesting role providing support for site applications, site security, and site infrastructure.
This role is responsible for directing, coordinating, integrating and implementing technology across the site, supporting both short-term and long-term technology plans. This position will be required to provide tactical and strategic leadership achieving improved end user experience and security for Distributed Control Systems, Safety Instrumented Systems, and manufacturing applications.
Responsibilities

  • Site Applications
    • Drive adoption of approved technologies that improve sustainability and operational capability
    • Manage implementation and functionality for Manufacturing Services site applications
    • Engage Site Asset Leaders to assess existing systems and plan lifecycle management
    • Facilitate creation of high-performance HMI's for each unit
  • Site security
    • Work with technical resources to plan and implement Global Security Policies
    • Work with technical resources to implement cyber security activities appropriate for control systems environments
    • Evolve control systems architectures to a more defensible posture
    • Improve the ability to resist, detect, respond to, and contain cyber attacks
    • Audit unit(s) security posture to comply with corporate policy
  • Site infrastructure
    • Establish and maintain a multi-year roadmap aligned with the Strategic Imperatives, focused on improving the resiliency of site control systems
    • Network Support
    • Server Support
    • End User Support

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 Controls Engineer - DCS
Negotiable
25 September 2018

This is your opportunity to join a global industry leader as Senior Controls Engineer to provide top-notch Process Automation solutions to clients. This is a direct hire position located in the greater Houston area.
Key responsibilities will include:

  • Manages development of controls systems throughout the project from concept to installation
  • Develops and performs programming for PLC, DCS and HMI
  • Works with client engineering teams and other external contacts in design and integration
  • Responsible for developing proper documentation for projects and Field Testing and Installation
  • Travel to customer sites
  • Performs other duties as required


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Undergraduate degree in Electrical, Controls or related Engineering/Technical discipline
  • 10 years of Automation Engineering experience; Design, Programming and Project Management
  • Must have solid background interfacing with clients
  • Strong background in DeltaV and Rockwell is preferred
  • Must be eligible to work in the USA 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

Engineering Scheduling Supervisor
Negotiable
25 September 2018


Petroplan is currently recruiting on behalf of a well-known Oil Field Service company looking to add an Engineering Scheduling Supervisor to their team. This position is direct hire and will be located in Houston, TX.
Responsibilities:

  • Resource allocation and provides recommendations
  • Analysis, including schedule health, start and finish dates, percent complete, remaining duration, and identify schedule risks
  • Comprehends and applies project management best practices to develop and monitor project schedules
  • Coordinates the schedule creation process with project management, order management and manufacturing schedulers
  • Trains new Project Schedulers and develops refresher courses
  • Leads new Primavera P6 implementations for the engineering department, as needed


Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in related discipline is required
  • Proficiency scheduling with Primavera P6 software
  • PMI-SP, PMP, or PSP certification is preferred
  • Experience developing database queries and conducting analysis for Cognos and Primavera reports is preferred
  • Experience with preparing and delivering oral and written presentations
  • Attention to detail, problem solving, and the capability to work well under deadlines and pressure

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

Project Manager
Negotiable
20 September 2018


Petroplan are seeking an experienced Project Manager to work for one of our clients, a mid-sized EPC within the petro-chem industry.

Job Overview:

The Project manager will be responsible for the direction, coordination, implementation, executive, control and completion of projects, while remaining aligned with strategy, commitments and goals of the organization and clients. The Project Manager will be in charge of schedules, budgets, resources and deliverables for project. Monitors teams to make sure goals and objectives are being kept.

Duties / Responsibilities:

* Identify and establish relationships with strategically important clients
* Coordinate completion of ongoing services and also identify and develop opportunities to grow work scope
* Lead the development of proposals for new scope of work and change orders to address scope growth in existing projects
* Development and implementation of Project Management systems that will become a part of the Company International offering to clients
* "Hands-on" involvement in management of strategically important projects, including:

o Drive project ownership and accountability through seamless progression of project execution responsibilities including project plan estimate and schedule development gate approval, detail engineering, contracting/procurement, field execution mechanical completion, facility start up, operation turn over, and project close outs
o Full oversight and management of projects with a focus on safety, design quality, budget, schedule, and change management process compliance
o Compliance to all client specs as part of project development and detailed engineering activities
o Contractor management and performance oversight to ensure scope expectations are achieved (Engineering / Construction)
o Full compliance to capital projects work processes and procedures
o Execution alignment with project development and project controls groups
o Interface between project group and business units to support progression and completion of business team related project deliverable s
o Regular project updates to support monthly / quarterly project stewardship reports
o Driving quality of execution deliverable s in all project development / execution stages per client quality process
o Overall development and ownership of field quality execution plan to support construction activities

Skills / Experience:

* 15 years of experience in related role
* Strong project management experience, preferably in the petrochemical, refining and oil / gas sector
* Previous EPC/EPCM experience is required
* Multi-discipline experience: knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines (process, civil/structural, instrumentation, electrical, mechanical, piping)
* Working knowledge of planning and control methods
* General understanding of industry and regulatory standards and design criteria
* Proficiency in a variety of standard project management methods and techniques
* Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
* Strong organizational, leadership and teamwork 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

SmartPlant Designer
Negotiable
20 September 2018


Petroplan are seeking an experienced SmartPlant P&ID Deisgner to work for one of our clients, a mid-sized EPC within the petro-chem industry.

Job Overview:

The SmartPlant P&ID (SPPID) Administrator / Designer will be responsible for the development, maintenance and support of SmartPlant P&ID. This role requires a global perspective and may include global/cross-office responsibility in the functional level of expertise. The SmartPlant P&ID Administrator will participate in the development of P&ID's, system requirements, specifications, system designs and ensuring that quality support is provided for SmartPlant P&ID. This person will perform their own work in addition to providing assistance and training to others.

Duties / Responsibilities:

* Install the SmartPlant P&ID software and all related software updates/patches
* Aid with technical requirements gathering, client meetings and implementing new SmartPlant P&ID (SPPID) build
* Maintain the SPPID reference database for projects including transfers, reports, MTO downloads, data integrity, including the customization of reports as per project requirements
* Trouble-shoot and solve P&ID problems to ensure project integrity
* Develop detailed project work instructions for users
* SPPID Administration including creating symbology, filters, reports, system maintenance
* Produce setup documentation detailing the SPPID setup
* Produce SPPID operation manual
* Follow department and client drafting methods and standards
* Create auditing requirements and checking for quality assurance of the design effort
* Maintain and verify daily backup routines
* Help develop automation enhancements
* Design accurate system drawings, in a given time period, adjusting to project requirements
* Development of corporate P&ID templates, Lead Sheets, and Specifications
* Drafting and development of project P&ID's, PFD's
* Prepare database for client turnover
* Provide SmartPlant P&ID user training

Skills / Experience:
* Hexagon (Intergraph) Certified SmartPlant P&ID Designer/System Administrator is preferred
* Minimum of 3 years' experience in the use, administration, and support of SPPID
* 3-5 years' experience in providing engineering design application support in the LNG, Oil and Gas, Petrochemical Industry
* Experience with SmartPlant Electrical, SmartPlant Instrumentation or SmartPlant Foundation an asset.
* Good knowledge and concept of drafting standards used in engineering industry
* Piping design experience with plot plan development, piping layouts, and 3D design will be considered an asset
* Strong aptitude for project planning and implementation of new design software
* CAD proficient in AutoCAD, and Microstation
* Knowledge of Oracle and MSSQL queries will be considered as an asset
* Strong verbal and written communication skills is a must have to effectively work with the engineering disciplines
* Has attended Intergraph Certified SPIID Administration and User Training Courses
* Has the ability to effectively conduct training sessions to new users
* Ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team including process, mechanical, civil-structural, electrical, instrumentation, and CAD support

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

Process Engineer
Negotiable
20 September 2018


Petroplan is seeking an intermediate-level Process Engineer for our client, a major downstream/LNG engineering consultancy firm based in Houston.
The Process Engineering, intermediate level candidate, will support various team members and clients through all phases of a project. Responsibilities will involve using standard process design and process simulation tools for facilities modifications, additions, etc. and to technically determine solutions in sufficient detail to determine cost, verify operability, HSSE compliance and provide equipment and material specifications to the other engineering disciplines. It is essential that candidates are self-driven, have demonstrated multi-tasking ability, and can effectively work under pressure to meet project deadlines.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide process design support for a variety of EPC projects.
  • Performing process computer simulations including heat & mass balance calculations, preparation of process flow diagrams and P&ID's to establish fluid flow circuits and required process controls, scope definition and front-end studies.
  • Performing various process design calculations including line sizing, hydraulics, equipment sizing, PSV sizing & flare system hydraulics.
  • Provide input to instrumentation and control data sheets, line designations tables, material selections, equipment list for cost estimation, plot plan process inputs, plant classification, hazardous area classifications, constructability reviews, maintainability & operability reviews.
  • Ensure that acceptable HSSE standards are met during project execution.
  • Coordinates the process work plan within overall sequence of engineering execution.
  • Communicate process information including equipment and material specifications to mechanical, instrumentation, electrical, civil/structural and piping departments for detailed design.
  • Continually monitors schedule and looks for opportunities to improve schedule.
  • Ensures that deliverables from other disciplines have been received prior to starting work that requires those deliverables.
  • Ensures commitment of the project to safety in design.
  • Monitors process "recycle" on project and promptly takes corrective action to eliminate internally caused recycle.
  • Ensures that all design documents and deliverables produced by process are:
  • meeting all governing codes, standards, regulations, procedures and practices; subject to quality assurance before release to other disciplines; and reviewed by other disciplines affected by process deliverables.
  • Ensures that process correctly reviews and comments on other discipline design documents and deliverables, which affect quality and timeliness of process work.


Key proficiencies/education and experience requirements:

  • Chemical engineering degree (B.Eng.) from a recognized university.
  • 5-10 years process design experience in Oil & Gas industry.
  • EPC company experience required.
  • Operating and /or site experience is preferred.
  • Skilled in computer process simulations, process conceptual design, detailed engineering.
  • Skilled with standard computer process simulation tool set (HySys, Pro II, Aspen Plus, HTRI) including Excel and Word.
  • Solid working knowledge of codes, standards and practices including ASME, API, ANSI, NFPA, NACE and ASTM.
  • HAZOP facilitation experience an asset.
  • Demonstrated leadership 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

MWD Operator - Permian/Marcellus
Negotiable
07 September 2018

Position: MWD Operator

Job type: Permanent

Location: Permian or Marcellus

Petroplan is currently working with a successful Independent downhole tools supplier who are currently going through an exciting stage of growth and are looking for several MWD Operators to assist with this.

You will be involved with ensuring that all activities are planned, scheduled and executed to achieve the agreed requirements in a safe and efficient manner. Key challenges will include:

  • Having proper communication with the directional driller and foreman to ensure that the requirements of the MWD are set and are ready to use.
  • Setting the required hardware that will be used in the MWD at the site. Checking tools to make sure that it is working properly and to ensure that the tools used are safe.
  • Dealing with third party vendors with a strong focus on cost and performance

Suitable candidates will be a driven, autonomous, self-motivated safety professional who is passionate and hungry to succeed.

At this point the client are unable to sponsor VISAs.

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

Process Control Engineer
Negotiable
07 September 2018


Petroplan is seeking Process Control Engineers for our client, a major chemical manufacturing client with operations in Texas.
With operations situated globally, our client is a global technology leader in the production of specialty materials and chemical products which are used in most major industries and consumer applications. The company employs approximately 7,500 employees worldwide and had 2014 net sales of $6.8 billion.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure continuous, safe operation of Distributed Control System (DCS)
  • Responsible for the maintenance and configuration of DCS to provide high availability of all control system components.
  • Coordinate DCS troubleshooting activities.
  • Monitor system and control system components.
  • Perform routine system maintenance and modifications (e.g. back-ups, file maintenance, system performance tuning, system software upgrades) to minimize downtime and loss of information.
  • Configure basic control scheme and logic.
  • Participate in MOC changes and alarm management activities.
  • Contribute by identifying ways to leverage control system to maximize unit safety and productivity.
  • Develop, design and implement system improvements.
  • Develop and maintain a system recovery plan.
  • Support other systems as needed (e.g. data historian, yield accounting, BLAN, PCN)
  • Support SIS systems, including SIS functional checkouts, PLC programming and maintenance, SIS bypasses, etc.



Key Proficiencies:

  • Strong ability to multi-task and work in a self-directed manner.
  • Hands on experience working with DCS hardware and software, PLC's and data historians.
  • Good troubleshooting ability.
  • Prior hands-on experience working with multiple disciplines (e.g. Operations, Technical, Maintenance)
  • Basic understanding of chemical and utility processes.
  • DeltaV DCS, Triconex SIS, DCS Upgrades.
  • Process Control or relevant Diploma with experience in: DeltaV DCS and Triconex SIS
  • OSI PI Data Historian and Plant State Suite
  • Graphics development
  • Working knowledge of networks and computers/servers.
  • Working knowledge of instruments and analyzers.



Education/Experience Requirements:

  • 3-5 years related experience
  • B.S. in Chemical/Electrical Engineering or related field from an accredited University

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 Technologist
Negotiable
04 September 2018

Senior Technologist - Specialty Production Company - Oxford, UK

Our client, a Specialty Production Company, are currently looking to hire an experienced Senior Technologist to join their company. The companies Downstream segment has global manufacturing and marketing operations. This position deals with Subsea fluids within the Marine and Energy business, key lubricant product ranges include hydraulic fluids & compressor fluids.

Responsibilities:

  • To manage a portfolio of technical support & investigation projects.
  • Maintain OEM approval coverage.
  • Build effective networks with experts in the industry and the operational staff at the company to facilitate the delivery of technical support.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Degree or equivalent in chemistry, engineering or related technical discipline.
  • Previous track record in delivering projects focused on product development/deployment, engineering or research.
  • Previous experience within lubricant development within the Marine & Energy industry.
  • Languages Required - Fluent English - Written and Spoken
  • A Valid EU Passport

Senior Technologist - Specialty Production Company - Oxford, UK

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

Facilities Engineer
Negotiable
21 August 2018

Position: Production Facilities Engineer

Job type: Permanent Employee

Location: Houston

Petroplan is currently engaged with a mid-sized Publicly traded E&P business focused on Eagleford and Haynesville assets who are in the process of adding to their operational activities. Due to this continued growth, a need has arisen within the business to add a highly experienced Production Facilities Engineer to their Houston location to assist with the ongoing and upcoming projects.

In this position, you will report directly into the Production manager and under the direction of the Manager, is responsible for facilities engineering and project management to support the ongoing development program and daily production operations:

  • Performs economic evaluation; develops and reviews cost estimates / project economics; prepares AFEs
  • Oversees all facilities modifications and provides on-site leadership during critical operations
  • Ensures compliance to safety and quality control standards, environmental regulations, corporate policy and contract terms

You must have at least 10 years of experience, including 6 years' experience in oil and gas operations working within production facilities and experience as a project lead is preferential.

Suitable candidates will be a driven, autonomous, self-motivated safety professional who is passionate and hungry to succeed.

*Please note at this stage we can only accept applications from individuals authorized to work in the USA 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

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