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Refinery / Oil & Gas Process Engineer

Houston, TX 77072

Posted: 02/20/2024 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 38289 Remote/Work From Home Jobs: No

Job Description

Are you an experienced Refinery/Oil & Gas Process Engineer? If so, let’s talk! 
Our client is actively seeking several talented Refinery / Oil & Gas Process Engineers located in Houston, TX. These are 2-3year contracts opportunities with the possibility for extension well beyond that.  This position is only open to direct W2 candidates - NO CTC and offers PTO and Benefits working on-site in Houston (9/80 or 4/10 schedule options).

  1. Project #1 is looking for mandatory experience with Next Feed Cracker Technology experience.  Providers for such technologies are KBR, Lemde, Technip, as it touches next feed team cracker technology. 
  2. Project # 2 needs to have Mandatory experience in Chemical Sites.  Poly Propylene, Automatics Extractions (AE) and PieGas Technologies.  You have HDPE, LDPE, for downstream polypropylene.  Need to see the design of facility experience
  3. Project #3  Mandatory (Refinery) experience. Hydrocracking. Hydrotreating, Utilities, etc. 
Job Overview:
Apply engineering expertise in one or more engineering disciplines to solve complex technical problems having significant impact on any of the Client enterprise activities.  Represent Client in dealings with vendors and manufacturers where expert engineering advice is required. Work on complex engineering problems, designs, projects, and reviews engineering work performed by others.  May coordinate or direct work of other engineers.

As a SME (Subject Matter Expert) you will:
  • Provide expert advice and assistance to design, construction, and maintenance engineers and operating personnel on all matters pertaining to his/her field of experience
  • Act as Client's representative in dealings with vendors and manufacturers pertaining to his/her field of experience
  • Review existing operations within a particular area of expertise to determine potential problems and remedies to existing problems
  • Undertake studies and investigations to resolve problems outside the scope of available published literature
  • Plan, schedule and provide work direction when required for preparation of studies, designs, processes, reports, correspondence and related data and assures the efficiency, adequacy and conformance to overall objectives of all phases of complex engineering problems   
  • Formulate the basis for the resolution of problems in any of several basic or special engineering disciplines by analyzing and evaluating all pertinent data with respect to scope, effect on existing installations, economic impact and other applicable considerations
  • Initiate detailed work outline and makes decisions as to basic approaches, processes, or equipment; perform work for final development of specialized or technical proposals and proposed projects                                                                      
  • Bring all elements of a project together, makes certain that all elements proceed satisfactorily on schedule and initiates corrective action as required                       
  • Discuss, coordinate and resolve problems with personnel throughout ASC, Saudi Aramco and affiliates, and with outside company organizations
  • Conduct seminars in the resolution of technical problems with personnel in Project Management, Construction, Operations, and Mechanical Services Organizations
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Bachelor of Science degree in an Engineering or other closely related sciences discipline, plus extensive post-graduate participation in technical seminars, extension courses, and/or industrial research; preferably M.S. or higher professional engineering degree; incumbent will normally have achieved industry recognition through activities on committees of professional societies and industry organizations such as ASME, ASTM, API, AIChE, or others
  • 10+ years applicable experience, including at least five (5) years as an engineer in responsible charge of technical work in his/her main field; incumbent must be clearly recognized as an expert in his/her field
  • Must be able to communicate and comprehend accurately, clearly and concisely in English at a level required to perform the job as outlined
  • Must have a thorough knowledge of engineering practices including scientific and economic principles, calculation methods, design details, and codes, standards and specifications
  • Must possess good work habits, a strong work ethic, and be able to adhere to company work hours, policies, and standard business etiquette
  • Have experience in Off-shore projects

Job Requisition # 38279

A reasonable estimate of the pay range for this role is $80 - $120 per hour.

The disclosed pay range estimate has not been adjusted for the applicable geographic differential associated with the location at which the position may be filled.  The compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case, such as skills and experience levels.

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