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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 â€ 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 SMEâ€™s to ensure associated technical risks are managed.
Monitor adherence to Contractorâ€™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
APPLY ASAP - CLOSES DECEMBER 3rd OR WHEN A SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE IS IDENTIFIED
We thank all applicants for applying, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted directly