The Bergaila Companies

Plant Engineer

Posted Date 6 days ago(4/11/2024 1:45 PM)
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Opportunity Snapshot:

  • Compensation: $145K-155K/year
  • Location: Bayport, TX
  • Assignment Duration: Direct hire position
  • Work Schedule: M-F / 40 hours+
  • Benefits: Comprehensive benefits provided by Client upon hire


  • Perform and/or manage front-end loading design (FEL) for plant level projects
  • Develop scope/proposals, cost estimates, project economics (ROI and Actual ROI), and schedules
  • Collaborate with operations, engineering and plant management to develop and implement construction costs savings early in the project life-cycle
  • Manage budgeted financial resources to achieve the delivery of projects on time, with technical accuracy, and within budget with cost variances justified
  • Provide support for both long and short-term reliability improvement initiatives
  • Ensure plant projects adhere to best practice engineering and methods with respect to ASME, API, plant engineering standards and other codes that apply
  • Direct company and contract resources, including determination of work assignments, schedules and priorities, direction of work, and ensure appropriate levels of oversight of contractors are achieved
  • Strong safety emphasis for all construction activities, with a goal of zero injuries
  • Ensure that contractor disputes are equitably resolved on a timely basis
  • Participate as a team member for process hazards analysis, Management of Change and special projects; conduct MOC's as required to support assigned project and maintenance responsibilities
  • Loss control responsibilities include: conducting inspections and audits related to the Loss Control program as assigned, participating in Hazard Reviews as needed, recommending safety improvements, completion of safety action items as assigned, completing required regulatory training, and compliance with all applicable regulations
  • Mentor junior maintenance/projects engineers as assigned


  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, or I&E Engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Capital Project Management, preferably in a Chemical or Petrochemical Plant environment; must have experience managing construction efforts and contractor resources
  • Professional Engineering Certification is a plus and experience in Mechanical Integrity and/or Reliability Programs is preferred
  • Excellent organizational skills and multi-tasking ability; ability to work independently as a self-starter
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office software including MS Project, MS Word, MS Excel. AutoCAD proficiency is preferred
  • Ability to successfully negotiate business agreements and to resolve disputes as well as the ability to communicate complex messages to diverse audiences at all organizational levels
  • Ability to conceptualize and analyze multiple scenarios in solving problems and executing project construction related solutions
  • Ability to coordinate diverse activities to set timelines, budgets and specifications with experience coordinating multiple parties (through direct authority and indirect authority/influence) to the successful completion of the project

The Bergaila Way:


The Bergaila Companies is a nationally recognized leader in providing staffing services to all sectors of the energy industry. We continually focus on partnering with talented professionals, engineering the perfect fit between our clients and employees. Choosing a career path with Bergaila grants you immediate access to nationally recognized organizations we partner with. Bergaila consistently attracts and retains its Employees with our dedicated internal service team, top tier benefits programs for contractors and their families, and commitment to place you in the desired career of your choice.


Client Overview:


Our Client manufactures chemicals used in the production in thousands of everyday household items such as hand lotion, detergent, shampoo and artistic paints.  Our Client is also proud to work closely with the surrounding communities to prepare for and respond to natural disasters or accidents before they arise.


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