Instrument & Controls (I&C) Lead Electrical Engineer - Oil and Gas

Location: Houston, Texas
Date Posted: 08-06-2017
Position:   Instrument & Controls (I&C) Lead Electrical Engineer -  Oil and Gas
Location: Houston, TX 77027
Duration: Contract to Hire
 

Required Qualifications:
4-year degree in Engineering (or related field)
12-15 years of related work experience
Professional Engineer registration may be required
Proven ability to perform in a lead capacity
Excellent written and oral communications skills
Thorough knowledge of industry practices and regulations are required
Must also possess a thorough knowledge of current technology and be able to select and apply appropriate engineering software for use on project
 
Job description:
Ready to lead a team that tackles infrastructure challenges- Want to take your Engineering expertise with instrumentation and controls to the next level to work on complex engineering problems that will make a huge impact on the community- Our client is now hiring an experienced Engineer who can apply advanced engineering techniques and supervise a team of Engineers and Designers.

Our client's extensive experience in this field, combined with your 12+ years of engineering knowledge in the area of instrumentation and controls, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. Leadership opportunities to work on marquee projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team-oriented environment and who have exceptional communication, analytical and management skills.

In this role you will: supervise a group of five or more Engineers and design personnel, usually in one discipline, by directing technical engineering assignments and coordinating project staffing. You will help to define scope of work, design criteria, schedule, standards, and procedures for project assignments. Determine budget estimates and staffing requirements for the defined scope and schedule. Willingness to travel or relocate to supplier client or constructions site locations is expected.

Responsibilities:
Reviews work produced to ensure that applicable codes, standards, and procedures are followed and quality is acceptable. Monitors productivity and technical proficiency of assigned personnel. Makes staffing assignments and reassignments as project needs arise.
Conducts performance evaluations, takes corrective action as necessary, recommends promotions and salary actions, and recommends training and development for assigned personnel.
Provides technical direction, making decisions and/or obtaining additional technical staff assistance as the situation warrants. This may include obtaining the services of consultants.
Promotes technical excellence on the project, including furthering the Quality Improvement Process.
Ensures that adequate checking is performed in accordance with discipline checking policy and procedures.
Ensures that discipline design work is coordinated with project staff and Engineers from other disciplines by maintaining clear and frequent communications.
Advises engineering and project management regarding any problem areas, staffing requirements, delays in production, scope changes, or other events which could effect project completion and/or profitability.
Initiates and/or reviews change order requests for additions, deletions, or changes to the original scope of work.
Recommends design methods, equipment use, etc., for discipline standards.
Supervises the production of project drawings and design calculations.
Maintains affiliation with professional societies to keep abreast of current technologies.
Recommends and prepares technical papers.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position  as may be appropriate.


Must be able to pass drug and background check
 

Mary Avikians
Client Services Manager
JBA International, LLC
1192 N. Lake Avenue, Pasadena, CA  91104
Direct: 626-204-6914
E-mail: mary@jba.com
www.jba.com
 
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