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Field Engineer - Pipe Testing

Requisition ID:  221271

Project Overview:

Pennsylvania Chemicals is a world-scale facility that will use ethane to produce 1.6 million tonnes of polyethylene per year. The project will involve up to 6,000 workers during its construction and is expected to employ 600 permanent employees when completed. The ethylene / polyethylene complex will be located in the Ohio River Valley north of Pittsburgh. It comprises an ethane cracker and three polyethylene units, plus OSBL including a gas-fired combined cycle cogeneration unit and a large storage-in-transit rail yard.

 

Role Overview

 

This a Piping Field Engineer responsible to oversee pipe cleanliness associated with both ISBL and OSBL, this position reports to the Lead Piping Field Engineer. This individual is responsible for providing technical assistance, direction, and support to Bechtel construction. This includes, but is not limited to, the following:

 

  • Inspection of pipe cleanliness, both installed and not.
  • Providing support to field supervision in establishing requirements for manpower, tools, equipment, and material requirements for a given work evolution
  • Preparing short- and long-term schedules, and interfacing with the superintendents and other discipline field engineers
  • Executing field material takeoffs from "Issued For Construction" drawings
  • providing input to the quantity tracking applications and reporting on weekly installed quantities to Project Controls
  • Preparing field material requisitions for equipment and materials, and monitoring status of purchase orders and deliveries
  • Assisting field procurement in receipt inspection and reporting of associated equipment and materials and preventive maintenance requirements
  • Trouble-shooting the design, resolving issues with engineering and/or fabricator using formal field documentation processes
  • Ensuring all installations are per latest revisions of design drawings, specifications, standards and codes
  • Acting as point of contact for coordination and resolution of all technical issues related to select subcontractors on site who provide technical services for the execution of the permanent plant electrical systems scope of work, including initiating all formal subcontract change documentation to support the subcontract administrator
  • Working closely with supervision to clean pipe in all location of the plant
  • Completing and verifying quality documentation per inspection and test plans
  • Completing final system walk-downs, deficiency tracking and close-out
  • Completing and reviewing as-built documentation
  • Monitoring actual work performance compared to the project budget and schedule

 

 

Basic Qualifications

 

  • Degree in any of the engineering disciplines or equivalent work experience/qualifications. Recommended 8+years of experience
  • Knowledge of engineering and construction methods and processes customarily acquired over time through specialized instruction or practical experience
  • Experience managing technical services subcontracts is desirable
  • Demonstrated ability to manage teams
  • Displays effective communications skills crucial to motivating team members and presenting plans in a clear and concise manner
  • Computer literate in word processing, spreadsheet and database applications
  • Excellent problem solving ability


Additional Information

Work includes field inspections and the physical ability to conduct field inspections which require the following activities: extensive walking in and around a construction site, climbing ladders, climbing scaffolding, working on elevated platforms, working on uneven surfaces and working in small or confined spaces. Some lifting may be required. Must have the ability to walk into and out of the project (enter/egress). Must be able to use appropriate standard issued Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) required for each assigned task (i.e. harness, life vest, lift buckets, etc.).

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