Project Engineer – Oil & Gas
Requisition ID: 148884
Job Level: Mid Level
Department: Project Engineering
Employment Type: Full Time
Position OverviewThe Project Engineer will support construction activities by planning, organizing and implementing those management duties (i.e., project controls systems, engineering interface, subcontract and materials management, purchasing, scheduling). The role will provide project administration or support to the Project Manager on larger Oil, Gas, & Chemical projects and manage technical and administrative staff to facilitate instruction management services.
District OverviewTIC-The Industrial Company is a subsidiary of Kiewit Corporation. TIC-Southern District is a business unit of TIC-The Industrial Company. Headquartered in The Woodlands, TX, TIC Southern builds major industrial projects in diversified markets throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Arkansas. Located in Houston, TX, TIC-Southern is seeking individuals who are open to regular relocation for career development opportunities and who desire job responsibilities in field operations ranging from project controls, craft management, safety, quality, and contract administration.
A new employee’s initial work assignments complement their previous work experiences and education, allowing the new employee to make significant contributions to the project success. Individuals seeking employment with a company known for their financial stability, a broad range of specialized capabilities, commitment to people development, and an outstanding performance record will find employment with TIC-Southern to be fulfilling career choice, with long-term benefit.
LocationInitially will be based out of the Woodlands TX OR Energy Corridor office in Houston, TX; with extensive expectations of travel responsibilities to project sites.
Manage and direct multi-discipline engineering teams by collaborating, setting direction and expectations, coordinating with procurement and construction districts
Maintain overall ownership of engineering execution to meet project milestones and objectives
Support project change management processes to ensure the project scope of work, schedule and budgets are clearly defined and understood
Establish project procedures consistent with contractual documents and quality plans for all engineering work; determine and oversee engineering project controls, schedules and budgets
Serve as engineering representative with customers, constructors, subcontractors, and vendors at kick-off meetings, job walks, project reviews, and other project stakeholder engagements
Coordinate training and compliance measures to ensure engineering procedures are followed
Maintain ongoing communication with project stakeholders, making adjustments as necessary to comply with project needs within contractual obligations, or adjust engineering deliverables to meet customer needs
Ensure all work products are consistent with industry codes and standards and in accordance with good engineering practice
Provide training and mentoring to mid-level and senior engineers and/or project engineers to promote employee development
Utilize Kiewit’s unique project controls environment along with industry execution knowledge and fundamental practices to manage engineering progress and performance
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction management, or similar discipline from a four-year college or university.
At least 3+ years’ related experience and/or training, specifically in the oil, gas, and chemical industry
Competent in the use of computer software applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, Teams, Sharepoint and Outlook
Working knowledge and understanding of project controls terminology and project scheduling processes
Professional Engineer License (desirable but not required)
Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative
Strong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right the first time
Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity
Passion for safety, with the ability to help us ensure that nobody gets hurt
Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives
Strong organizational skills, time management, and knowing when to dive into details without losing site of the project objectives.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
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