Job Opening

Senior Process Engineer

Department:  Technical
Location:        The Woodlands, TX  USA

JOB SUMMARY: 

The Senior Process Engineer is responsible for assisting the Vice President of Asset ‎Development with ‎process-specific and general project activities related to early ‎conceptual design through detailed engineering, ‎procurement and construction.  The ‎Senior Process Engineer supports the execution of Asset Development ‎projects and ‎ensures that client requirements are understood, with projects executed safely, timely and ‎within ‎budget.  The Senior Process Engineer is required to set exemplary standards in all ‎aspects of project execution ‎enhancing Petitioner’s reputation in the market place.  ‎Specific duties of the position are as follows:  (i) ‎preparation of PFD/P&IDs, heat and ‎material balances, calculation, basis of design and other engineering ‎documents as ‎required, (ii) sizing and specification of process equipment, (iii) modelling and simulation ‎of ‎conceptual and existing process designs, (iv) provide technical support for existing ‎operations, (v) optimization ‎and modification of existing processes, and (vi) support ‎safety, environmental and operability reviews (e.g., ‎HAZID, HAZOP, ENVID, SIL ‎Rating, LOPA etc.).‎

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Include but are not limited to the following activities:

  • Conduct Interface with client, contractors and regulatory bodies. ‎
  • Review design documents. ‎
  • Read, understand and interpret invitations to tender. ‎
  • Assist and lead the Project team as required in the preparation of tender ‎documents including conceptual, innovative designs, and project execution ‎procedures.‎
  • Perform a wide variety of professional project related duties for new development ‎projects including technical surveys, basic and detailed engineering, design, plan ‎check, and inspection for multiple projects. The individual will assist the project in ‎coordinating activities with other divisions, departments, contractors, clients, and ‎outside agencies
  • Lead and manages the work of other junior and discipline engineers and is ‎familiar with a variety of the field’s concepts, standards, practices, and procedures
  • Assist direct supervisor in a project environment with management and oversight ‎for all phases of the construction project, including coordinating workers, material, ‎and equipment, ensuring that specifications are being followed, and work is ‎proceeding on schedule and within budget. ‎
  • Manages the work of subcontractors working on various phases of the project. ‎Reviews engineering drawings to make sure that all specifications and regulations ‎are being followed. ‎
  • Develops requests for proposals, requests for quotation, and other reports for ‎departmental review and approval, and monitors vendor performance.‎

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Master’s degree in process or chemical engineering or related engineering field‎
  • Five (5) or more years of experience as a Process Engineer with relevant process engineering experience

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

  •  Experience must be hands-on experience in the delivery of projects in the design and operation of the following areas: (i) floating ‎storage and regasification units (FSRUS), (ii) LNG import/export facilities, (iii) natural gas processing facilities, and (iv) natural gas ‎transportation.
  • Must be a chartered / professional engineer status, or immediate eligibility for such accreditation.
  • Must have a thorough ‎understanding of process safety and loss prevention concepts, as well as applicable engineering standards and regulations.
  • Must have ‎practical experience in formal risk studies (g., HAZID, HAZOP, LOPA).
  • Must have proven experience in the delivery of EPC projects.
  • Must be ‎proficient with UniSim (HYSYS) process simulation software.
  • Must have the ability to manage progress and schedule reporting and adapt to ‎changing circumstances.‎

The position will be full-time (40 hrs/week – 8 am to 5 pm).

Apply for this opportunity at careers@excelerateenergy.com.

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