PROCESS ENGINEER required by our client, to be hired on a permanent basis, located in Houston, USA.
Industry: Oil & Gas
Creates drawings, specifications, etc. of existing or new technology or applications and ensures that assignments meet standards and performance requirements within area of expertise.
Prepares documentation, information, communications and engineering specifications and ensures conformance to all policies and procedures related to engineering functions, labour reporting and systems reporting.
Independently develops solutions to non-recurring problems by analysing, interpreting and evaluating various precedents and data. Anticipates potential problems and takes preventative actions.
Consults with other departments on equipment designs, problems and questions. Identifies root cause of problems. Develops alternative solutions and communicates associated benefits and risks.
Prepares reports, correspondence, procedures, specifications and technical calculations. Prepares technical data and papers for sales personnel, customers and publications using good internal presentation and report writing skills.
Travels occasionally to field sites to assist with product related problems or to obtain application data.
Assists in project cost estimates.
Assists and/or checks the work of drafters and designers and less experienced engineers. Helps prepare project plans, schedules, budgets and status reports.
Participates in product standardization projects.
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering plus 5-7 years of relevant experience or master’s degree with 3-5 years’ experience
Detailed knowledge of at least one process technology or significant knowledge of multiple technologies.
Demonstrated ability to independently create functional & cost-effective designs that meet complex specification requirements.
Must demonstrate ability to prepare root cause analysis, develop alternative solutions and communicate associated benefits and risks.
Regularly demonstrates capability for conceptualizing designs.
Understanding of internal economic factors (cost, margins, profit impact of decisions) affecting assigned areas.
Must be proficient in use of CAD and Database systems related to Engineering functions.
Demonstrates good organization and project planning skills.