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Project Engineer- Gas Compression

Project Engineer- Gas Compression

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We are currently seeking an experienced Project Engineer Gas Compression for a leading engineering and manufacturing company based in Houston, TX. With operations in over seven regions around the world, our client’s expertise encompasses field production facilities, compression and natural gas processing plants, CO processing plants, refrigeration systems and electric power equipment serving the natural gas production industry.


In general, the Project Engineer will lead all other Engineering Groups (process, instrumentation, controls, design & drafting, vessels and purchasing) in performing all tasks required to support the production of the final product. In addition, the Project Engineer will manage the project by coordinating all logistical particulars with the customer and all other departments within the client. The Project Engineer will be responsible for the items that he/she engineers and procures as outlined in the detailed responsibilities listed below.



- Interfacing with the clients Applications Team, the clients Engineering Team and our Customers
- After project award, liaison with the client Applications Team to hand over all data used for estimating and understand the background and particulars associated with the project
- Identify the customer’s requirements (technical/products problems, execution issues) and bring effective solutions
- Coordinate technical issues with the customer (technical clarification, answer technical comments, deviation requests) and reach consensus
- Attend certain internal and external meetings (kick off, coordination, HAZOP etc.)
- Lead internal design activities and technical decisions to support the project
- Develop the project P&ID’s and requisition all major equipment and coordinate all other deliverables
- Participate in all aspects of design review with the project team
- Ensure proper understanding of the Customer’s technical needs inside client
- Generate the engineered Bill of Material for the assigned project items
- Develop the process description narratives and assemble the associated IOM literature
- Lead the Quality Assurance program for the client designed products
- Ensure accuracy of job quality requirements

- Perform P&ID walk down of final package to ensure compliance with design

- Manage and schedule drawing list submitted to the customer
- Follow up on technical issues thru shipment and commissioning as needed
- Manage and control engineering hours allocated to the job
- Support the correct scheduling and monitor the progress of vendor drawings

- Project Management: Report on engineering issues and progress for all assigned items

- Design & Drafting: Coordinate and approve all design & drafting deliverables

 -Project Engineering: Technical interface with suppliers to obtain quotations for all assigned items

- Purchasing: Technical interface with buyers to confirm BOM accuracy for all assigned items
- Manufacturing: Technical interface with shop personnel for all assigned items.

- Quality: Identify all testing specifications and signoff on all testing activities
- Service: Support activities for all installation, commissioning and startup needs






- Engineering or Engineering Technology degree and or an equivalent background

- Minimum of 5 years’ industry related experience.

- Needs strong knowledge of Gas Compression (i.e. Reciprocating Compression, Rotary Screw Compression, Centrifugal Compression, etc.)