Bechtel Corporation Lead Field Engineer - Electrical (PE Units) in Monaca, Pennsylvania

Requisition ID: 207668

Project Overview:

Pennsylvania Chemicals is a world-scale facility that will use ethane to produce 1.6 million tonnes of polyethylene per year. The project will involve up to 6,000 workers during its construction and is expected to employ 600 permanent employees when completed. The ethylene / polyethylene complex will be located in the Ohio River Valley north of Pittsburgh. It comprises an ethane cracker and three polyethylene units, plus OSBL including a gas-fired combined cycle cogeneration unit and a large storage-in-transit rail yard.

Role Overview

The FE Electrical Engineer will report to the Area Field Engineer. This individual is responsible for providing technical assistance, direction, and support to field supervision for construction and installation activities for all disciplines associated with the ISBL equipment and materials. This includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Performing inspections and initiating supporting documentation for all discipline system installations on an ongoing basis.

  • Providing support to field supervision in establishing requirements for manpower, tools, equipment, and material requirements for a given work evolution

  • Preparing short- and long-term schedules, and interfacing with the superintendents and other discipline field engineers

  • Executing field material takeoffs from "Issued For Construction" drawings

  • Providing input to the quantity tracking applications and reporting on weekly installed quantities to Project Controls

  • Preparing field material requisitions for equipment and materials, and monitoring status of purchase orders and deliveries

  • Trouble-shooting the design, resolving issues with engineering and/or fabricator using formal field documentation processes

  • Ensuring all installations are per latest revisions of design drawings, specifications, standards and codes

  • Acting as point of contact for coordination and resolution of all technical issues related to select contractors on site who provide technical services for the execution of the permanent plant electrical systems scope of work.

  • Completing and verifying quality documentation per inspection and test plans

  • Completing final system walk-downs, deficiency tracking and close-out

  • Completing and reviewing as-built documentation

  • Monitoring actual work performance compared to the project budget and schedule Basic Qualifications

  • Degree in any of the engineering disciplines or equivalent work experience/qualifications. Recommended work experience 5 15 years.

  • Knowledge of engineering and construction methods and processes customarily acquired over time through specialized instruction or practical experience

  • Experience managing technical services subcontracts is desirable

  • Demonstrated ability to manage teams

  • Displays effective communications skills crucial to motivating team members and presenting plans in a clear and concise manner

  • Computer literate in word processing, spreadsheet and database applications

  • Excellent problem solving ability

Shaping tomorrow together

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