Civil Engineer / Specialist III - 10181 (1)
Edmonton, Canada
5d ago

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Job Summary

Our large Oil & Gas client is seeking a senior-level Civil Engineer / Specialist III for their Strathcona, AB location on a long-

term (4+ year) contract.

The successful candidate is considered an expert in Civil Engineering; facilitates the effective execution of discipline engineering and design routines that align with the team's goals, objectives, and procedures.

Assures accurate and timely communication among the team and other company; Functions on discipline engineering activities, progress, and issues.

In addition to technical ability, they should demonstrate sound communication, facilitation, and interpersonal skills. Has knowledge of commonly-

used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Provides instructions and guidelines to lower level personnel.

Works with limited to no supervision. Primary job functions typically require exercising independent judgment.

Job Responsibilities :

  • Support the Project Management Group by assuming responsibility for the oversight of the designated disciplines scope carried out by FEED and / or Detailed Design Contractor (typically our EPC contractor) for the projects assigned to the Engineering Surveillance team at Strathcona.
  • Provide technical consulting to Process Designers and PMDs for input into early design bases and cost estimates
  • Evaluate and comment on engineering deliverables prepared by the Contractor and sub-contractors (aligning with Project Managers on the comments and tracking in the Engineering Surveillance database).
  • Deliverables include drawings, calculations, reports, models and lists.

  • Evaluate compliance with project design basis (Early Project Design Basis, Abbreviated Design Spec and / or Project Design Basis), specifications, Company standards (Strathcona Refinery Design Information), and regulatory requirements.
  • Drive capital efficiency in design, and assess cost-effectiveness of proposed solutions to meet the Project's performance, safety, and regulatory requirements.
  • Coordinate and communicate the resolution of discipline engineering issues. Keep Project Programs Lead and relevant Project Manager †Development or Execution informed of engineering progress, deviations, and execution planning concerns.
  • Identify and evaluate specification deviations and ensure that they are processed according to Company procedures.
  • Drive effective application of Global Practices and company standards, including supporting risk based evaluation of technical deviations and supporting internal alignment with SME’s to ensure associated technical risks are managed.
  • Monitor adherence to Contractor’s engineering and quality control procedures.
  • Ensure that Company-supplied information required by Contractor is provided in a timely manner. Coordinate the development and supply of this information.
  • Steward response to queries and technical information requests from the Contractor.
  • Support Project Managers and Start-up Leaders during project start-up (ensure facilities installed meet design requirements and specifications)
  • Support discipline technical input related to project equipment strategy development process.
  • Required Skills and Qualifications :

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil / Structural Engineering
  • Registered Professional Engineer with APEGA
  • Minimum 10 years of engineering experience for the Petroleum or Petrochemical Industries (preferably specific to oil refining) in Civil / Structural discipline
  • Preferably 5 years of experience working with an Engineering Contractor (as part of the engineering contractor or client oversight)
  • Project Management / Construction Management experience an asset
  • Ability to work independently and exercise strong technical judgment
  • Ability to effectively interact with a large and diverse group of engineering and management professionals
  • Thorough knowledge of : Relevant engineering discipline and design principles, theories, and concepts Applicable codes, standards (CSA, ABC), and trade practices
  • Working knowledge and expert judgment in the selection and application of engineering tools
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office suite of software programs
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Strong networking and facilitation skills
  • This position is classified as safety sensitive, therefore you must also be able to pass a drug & alcohol test
  • Possession of or eligible to obtain a passport and pass a background check

    We thank all applicants for applying, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted directly

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