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I&C Design Supervisor

I&C Design Supervisor

Posted Date 
4/19/2018
Job ID 
2018-3680
Location : City 
Houston
Location : State/Province 
TX

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Overview

We are currently seeking an experienced Instrument & Control Systems Design Supervisor for a permanent position with a leading engineering and construction company based in Houston, TX. With an established work history, our client designs, engineers and constructs leading-edge processing facilities and related infrastructure for the upstream oil and gas, LNG and gas- to- liquids, refining, chemicals and petro- chemicals, industries.

Responsibilities

The I&C Design Supervisor is primarily responsible for managing a group of design personnel and being an expert in design as it relates to the organization's products and services. 

 

The Design Supervisor is also responsible for:

 

- Supervising the preparation of proposal and contract design calculations, drawings and other engineering documentation including Contract Information (CI) sheets and/or BEDD sheets using company standards, codes and/or new methods as required

- Assuring the technical quality of work performed by subordinates

- Reviewing, approving and distributing drawings and other engineering documentation to project/proposal managers, vendors and customers

- Preparing or supervising the preparation of technical specifications for purchased equipment and evaluations of supplier's proposals

- Serving as a technical expert and giving effective presentations to customers, suppliers and internally within the organization

- Providing work assignments to personnel based on schedule requirements

- Reviewing and improving designs and engineering standards based on technology developments and operating experience

- Justifying study expenditures, obtaining approval, organizing, managing and completing work, drawing conclusions from studies and developing and recommending an implementation processes

- Conducting design reviews and commenting on the organization’s designs before they are proposed and during contract execution as directed

- Assuring that component and system designs are cost effective, high in quality, and compliant with standards and good engineering practices while meeting customer requirements

- Coordinating and interfacing with equipment suppliers as needed

- Providing technical guidance to the organization’s designers as requested

- Identifying product improvement opportunities and defining studies needed

- Planning, organizing and coordinating own work to produce timely, accurate, high quality results  

- Developing and implementing cost saving measures

- Taking responsibility for subordinates’ activities and providing regular performance feedback

- Traveling to project meetings and job sites as necessary

Qualifications

- Associate’s degree and/or training in Computer Aided Drafting and Design

- 15+ years of Instrument and Control Systems Design experience with 5+ years in a Lead / Supervisory role

- Proficiency using AutoCAD design software

- Prior onshore, midstream and downstream project experience