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Construction Engineer

Kenedy, Texas, United States



Posted: 4/3/2024

Ref: BH-265580

 The Construction Engineer is the primary resource to resolve capital projects construction-related technical issues in the field.  This role is the technical liaison between Project Controls, Construction, Quality, Engineering and Operation supporting execution of the Eagle Ford Brownfield Retrofit program.  The construction engineer role will be to perform construction readiness review, kickoff meeting, execution reviews and PSSR.

Minimum responsibilities include:
  • Support Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) objectives through active participation in field observation processes during jobsite visits
  • Ensure construction and operability safety is incorporated into designs
  • Review / comment on drawings from IFA through IFC and actively participate in model reviews
  • Interface with vendors, 3rd parties, Operations, Contractors, etc
  • Ensure as built redline drawings are kept current and submitted to engineering
  • Facilitate timely RFI response and resolution
  • Ensure change management process is effectively followed
  • Act as the single point of contact between construction and engineering to ensure consistent and timely communication
  • Facilitate construction readiness review
  • Coordinate, schedule, and lead PSSR walkdown
  • Assist in the resolution of material procurement, logistics, expediting, and availability issues, as assigned.
  • Participate in fabrication kick-off meetings, and ensure vendor is clear on the deliverables, specification, ITPs, hold points, FAT, etc.
  • Review and comment on contractors submitted change orders.
  • Provide input into the development of Contractor execution schedules, as required.
Must have knowledge of and experience in the construction or engineering of industrial facilities, well facilities and pipelines. 
Position requires:
  • Effective problem-solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of construction execution processes
  • 5+ years of major oil and gas industry project experience
  • Advanced proficiency with P&ID and Isometric drawings
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • 10+ years of experience construction / capital project experience
  • Prior experience in role with similar responsibilities
  • Demonstrated technical competence--understanding of design and installation of brownfield facilities
  • Strong multi-tasking skills with ability to handle multiple ongoing activities          

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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