Marine Field Engineer

Requisition ID: 274727 

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Single 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Port Arthur, TX 

 

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Project Overview:

Port Arthur LNG, LLC (PALNG) is developing a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) production and export facility on a site located on the western shoreline of the Port Arthur Canal in Jefferson County, Texas. The project base scope will include two (2) identical LNG trains, two (2) LNG Storage Tanks, one (1) LNG Carrier Berth, and associated utilities/facilities. The Project is to be constructed on a parcel of land located along State Highway 87 south of Port Arthur, Texas, between the inner coastal waterway bridge and Keith Lake. The Infrastructure Global Business Unit (GBU) is executing site civil and marine scopes of work associated with our scopes of work on the Energy GBU LNG projects. The candidate will act as the Marine Field Engineer on the Port Arthur LNG project. The candidate will locate on a Short-term assignment to Port Arthur, TX.

 

As the #1 LNG EPC contractor by installed capacity, Bechtel has the capability to successfully deliver a broad range of LNG projects through our integrated EPC self-perform model, strategic partnerships, and proven experience in LNG project delivery. Partnering with Bechtel means lower cost, shorter delivery schedules, and greater certainty of outcomes for our customers.

 

Position Summary

The Marine Construction Field Engineer is responsible for managing, coordinating, and administering the project from planning through procurement, construction, and turn-over. Supervises the development schedules, manages performance, reports progress, and initiates action to assure program/project objectives and schedules are met and work is performed within budget and according to specifications. Resolves problems and coordinates the final turnover of work to downstream work activities. Has overall responsibility for scope execution, ensuring that Program/Project is delivered within contract requirements, standards of quality and safety and to Customer and Bechtel performance expectations.

 

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with engineering on constructability and design issues relating to the civil discipline such as steel erection, earthworks, piling and concrete.
  • Establish a civil design/field engineering working relationship and lines of communication with the Project Engineer, including agreement on civil engineering deliverables and overall construction application configuration management.
  • Responsible for quantity take-off, control, tracking, reporting, and forecasting for civil discipline.
  • Specify the civil criteria for construction of temporary construction facilities as required. Direct the preparation of requisitions for field procured materials, material substitution, services, and equipment such reinforcing steel and platework.
  • Approve field requisitions as delegated by the Project Field Engineer.
  • Review material receiving reports and warehousing to assure delivery of correct civil materials.
  • Coordinate and monitor the interfaces for civil data exchange to support the construction automation plan and the project controls program requirements at the jobsite. Coordinate with Field Supervision and Subcontractors to plan/support construction schedules.
  • Plan and recommend civil procedures to be implemented by Field Supervision to ensure construction operations are within requirements of engineering design and specifications.
  • Coordinate subcontract activities to ensure civil materials, equipment and quality comply with design plans and specifications.
  • Implement controls over variables affecting civil installation job progress such as steel erection, MOF, Dolphins, loading platforms and platework receipt. Also ensure engineering and procurement provide timely delivery of drawings, materials and equipment and that other corporate programs are fully utilized. Administer major subcontract changes regarding the civil discipline and represent the company in major contractual discussions and negotiations.

 

Qualifications and Skills

Basic Qualifications:

  • Requires bachelor's degree (or international equivalent) and 8-10 years of relevant experience or 12-14 years of relevant work experience
  • Have a working knowledge of structural construction operations, construction surveying, excavation and backfill operations, pile/foundation installation, loading platform installation, Dolphin installation work in and around water and concrete installation.
  • Technical knowledge of drainage on infrastructure projects, including open-cut excavation, trenching, grading, and general construction work in and around sensitive watercourses.
  • Knowledge of construction technologies.
  • Familiarity with current industry quality standards.
  • Demonstrated commitment to Environment, Safety and Health (ES&H). Demonstrable commitment to a Zero Accident safety program.

 

Additional Qualifications:

  • Direct hire mass excavation and backfill.
  • Direct hire stockpile management
  • Direct Hire Marine Construction Experience
  • Piling installation experience including driven concrete piles, pipe piles, sheet piles and combi wall structures.
  • Knowledge of Dredging operations
  • Knowledge of Loading Platform construction
  • Experience with Marine facilities and Dolphin installation
  • Experience of Piling/foundation installation and Marine Construction
  • Extensive understanding of production management including scheduling.
  • Sound communication skills.
  • Sound interpersonal and teamwork skills.

 

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