Principal Project Engineer



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Up to USD0.00 per year

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Branch Information

Houston Engineering - (USA) SPACES CityCentre One 800 Town & Country Boulevard TX Houston , TX 77024 Phone : -



Job Description

* It is required of the Lead Project Engineer to be responsible for their own safety and the safety of others at all times.

* Adhere to all applicable EH&S regulations and Engineering Standards. Participate as needed in safety audits, incident investigations, PHA/HAZOP studies.

* Ensure company and statutory EHS standards are maintained, including Responsible Care.

* To participate, as required, in safety audits/inspections, event investigations, Six Sigma teams, project management teams, and project briefings.

* Complete all assigned and required safety training in a timely manner.

* To maintain, develop, and apply standards that ensure compliance with legislation, Responsible Care, and in fulfillment with the Shareholder's expectations.

* Fulfill TSCA responsibilities as defined in the document titled "TSCA Compliance Management System Manual 2- TCMS Standard Operation Procedures by Job Title.

Project Engineering:

* Lead significant engineering projects.

* Conceptual scope definitions, risk assessments, design and economic evaluation of processes or facility modifications.

* Work with plant stakeholders to develop project scopes while including the appropriate engineering standards pertinent to the projects.

* Direct all aspects of project execution to ensure effective, timely and lowest overall cost of capital projects.

* Coordinate both in-house resources and external contractors to achieve project objectives.

* Provide all required project cost tracking and forecasting to realistically reflect outcomes for assigned projects.

* Maintain the risk profile on the project to acceptable levels, as defined by the project stakeholders and executive leadership expectations.

* Work with external engineering companies to complete the project engineering design and plant installation.

* Responsible for project installation, commissioning and process trouble-shooting.

* Provide oversight and management of contractors during project construction activities.

* Maintain relationships with equipment suppliers and specialists.

Process Engineering:

* Conceptual design and economic evaluation of processes or modifications to aid in the smooth transition of projects from conceptual design to plant operations,

* by identifying plant/process requirements.

* Development of equipment design criteria and performance specifications.

* Providing heat and material balances for processes or process modifications, as needed.

* Perform detailed engineering review of Process Manual.

Education and Experience

* Engineering degree from ABET accredited program minimum.

* Graduate level engineering or business education is beneficial.

* 10-20 years of experience preferred

* Well organized, able to lead multiple projects/teams

* Skilled at working in matrix environment, able to partner with other organizational leaders