Lead Project Engineer



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Up to USD0.00 per year

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Houston Engineering - (USA) SPACES CityCentre One 800 Town & Country Boulevard TX Houston , TX 77024



Job Description

Lead Project Engineer is responsible for designing and specifying existing &new product/plant/process proj including technical calculations, flow diagrams, mass and energy balances, and equipment specifications in accordance with company standards & legal requirements. Responsible for compliance with & adherence to SIG EHS and Quality Systems. The Lead Project Engineer is an experienced Engineer who implements designs & projects independently with little oversight.

* Lead Project Engineer to be responsible for their own safety and the safety of others at all times.

* Adhere to all applicable EH&S regulations and Engineering Standards. Participate as needed in safety audits, incident investigations, PHA/HAZOP studies.

* Participate, as required, in safety audits/inspections, event investigations, Six Sigma teams, project management teams, and project briefings.

* Complete all assigned and required safety training in a timely manner.

* Maintain, develop, apply standards that ensure compliance with legislation, Responsible Care, and in fulfillment with the Shareholder's expectations.

* Fulfill TSCA responsibilities as defined in the document titled "TSCA Compliance Management System Manual 2- TCMS Standard Operation Procedures by Job Title.

* Lead significant engineering projects.

* Conceptual scope definitions, risk assessments, design &economic evaluation of processes or facility modifications.

* Work with plant stakeholders to develop project scopes while including the appropriate engineering standards pertinent to the projects.

* Direct all aspects of project execution to ensure effective, timely and lowest overall cost of capital projects.

* Coordinate both in-house resources and external contractors to achieve project objectives.

* Provide all required project cost tracking and forecasting to realistically reflect outcomes for assigned projects.

* Maintain the risk profile on the project to acceptable levels, as defined by the project stakeholders and executive leadership expectations.

* Work w external engineering companies to complete the proj engineering design and plant installation.

* Responsible for proj installation, commissioning and process trouble-shooting.

* Provide oversight and management of contractors during project construction activities.

* Maintain relationships with equipment suppliers and specialists.

* Conceptual design economic evaluation of processes or modifications to aid in the smooth transition of projects from conceptual design to plant operations, by identifying plant/process requirements.

* Development of equip design criteria and performance specifications.

* Providing heat & material balances for processes or process modifications, as needed.

* Perform detailed engineering review of Process Manual.

* B.S. Chem. or Mech. Eng'g from ABET accredited program.

* Graduate level engineering or business education is beneficial.

* 10-20 years of exp.preferred

* Able to lead multiple projects/teams

* Skilled at working in matrix environment, able to partner with other organizational leaders

* Effective leading/working in a multicultural environment

* Able to see and communicate the big picture, while driving teams to define and execute the details