SUMMARY:

  • Candidate is responsible for assigned activities within the control systems engineering discipline in a global business unit.  Applies broad knowledge of engineering principles and practices to project engineering in the preparation of engineering analyses.  Makes decisions concerning problems within the discipline on the project.  Represents the discipline on the project and with the client as directed to resolve technical questions.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

  • Plans, develops, coordinates and reviews engineering work within a discipline on projects of large size and complexity or assignments in support of a global business unit.
  • Coordinates and interfaces as directed with the day-to-day technical work of discipline engineers, scientists, specialists, designers and drafters.
  • Communicates complex technical issues and recommends solutions to upper management.
  • Facilitates technical discussions with third parties (client, suppliers, regulators).
  • Prepares or oversees the preparation of discipline estimates and work plan in accordance with project scope, schedule and budget, and manages implementation and performance accordingly.
  • Develops Engineering Department Procedures (EDPs), Bechtel design guides, appropriate Bechtel Standard Application Program (BSAPs) and administrative practices.
  • Coordinates with client representatives as delegated to obtain approval on phases of work.
  • Reviews and approves key engineering drawings and calculations and bid summaries.
  • Coordinates assigned engineering work with other project groups.
  • Mentors engineers, scientists, designers and drafters by providing appropriate on-the-job training for their professional development.

JOB KNOWLEDGE:

  • Candidate has the technical knowledge of engineering systems, engineering calculations, applications of engineering methods and construction methods and materials, and application of computer tools to engineering problems. Has knowledge of and works with project controls within discipline. Good knowledge of major industry or regulatory standards and design criteria pertinent to the particular engineering discipline. Professional Engineer (PE) Certification is required.
  • Candidate has a recognized degree in electrical, chemical or mechanical engineering from an accredited college or university. Candidate should have a minimum of 10 years or experience relevant with the years of practical work experience in design engineering.  Additional experience with other relevant types of engineering such as systems startup, field engineering, or plant operation in large industrial plants, utilities, process plants or other engineering/construction firms is a plus.