The responsibilities of the piping field engineer include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide technical assistance to the piping superintendents and crafts.
  • Implementation of the project ES&H program and quality control program..
  • Develop and implement Inspection and Test Plans for major piping activities.
  • Inspection of field installations and completion of associated documentation on a continuing basis, and complete the final P&ID checks prior to turnover.
  • Responsible for quantity take-off, control, reporting and forecasting for all piping quantities.
  • Assist supervision and project controls in the preparation of detailed work plans and short-term schedules.
  • Responsible for the development of piping work packages in conjunction with supervision.
  • Prepare field change documentation and as-built documentation as required.
  • Interpret design drawings and interface with engineering office to resolve design and constructability issues.
  • Responsible for the development of pressure test packages and responsible for witnessing and verifying and acceptance.
  • Work with suppliers to ensure compliance with project drawings and specifications.
  • Prepare material requisitions, coordinate and review vendor drawings.
  • Work with Procurement's expediting team to ensure the delivery of vendor materials to support the project schedule.
  • Work within TEAMWorks to verify accurate data from engineering and suppliers.
  • Ensure that materials are stored properly to ensure environmental protection.
  • Complete material receipt inspections as required.
  • Assist with preparation of construction estimates.
  • Work closely with other discipline field engineers and coordinate efforts and activities to meet the project requirements.

Qualifications and Skills

  • University/B.S degree in Mechanical Engineering is desired but may be waived if equivalent industry experience can be demonstrated.
  • 6 years minimum piping field engineering experience in a direct hire environment.
  • Understanding of applicable Bechtel work processes including Standard Work Process Procedures is preferred.
  • Experience in oil, gas, refinery, petrochemical, minerals processing or power generating station construction is preferred.
  • Familiarity with Bechtel Standard Applications (BSAPs) including InfoWorks, TEAMWorks, BPS, PTR, and other automation tools which are used on Bechtel projects is an asset.
  • Computer literate in word processing, spreadsheet and database applications.
  • Working knowledge of applicable industry codes and standards is required.
  • Excellent communication and problem solving ability
  • All applicants must have the right to work and remain in the United States.