Randstad Piping Engineer in Houston, Texas

Piping Engineer

job details:

  • location:Houston, TX

  • salary:$80,000 - $120,000 per year

  • date posted:Friday, October 26, 2018

  • experience:0 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Electric, Gas and Sanitary Services

  • reference:144260

job description

Piping Engineer

Engineering & Construction client involved in Oil & Gas plant EPC projects is looking for a Materials Engineer/Piping Engineer with 7-20 years of experience. You need to have some experience with pipe stress analysis, but the majority of your focus will be on the material selection and QA/QC guidelines for materials uses on gas plant (hydrogen gas plant experience preferred) EPC projects. This is a direct hire position in Houston, TX. Client offers excellent pay, benefits and relocation package.

Responsibilities for the Piping Engineer

  • Your main responsibility will be to confirm piping material selection for process piping related to Hydrogen, Natural Gas, and Ammonia production and purification EPC projects

  • The primary focus areas for Piping Engineering are related to Piping Materials, Piping Stress Analysis and Piping Code Compliance, with the majority on the materials side

  • Maintain up to date material and valve description databases

  • Interface with Materials Controls system, to ensure correct commodity purchases and to approve any material substitution requests meet project and code requirements

  • Work with Material Technology (QA/QC) to resolve any quality issues according to project and code requirements

Requirements for the Piping Engineer

  • BS degree in Engineering needed. Mechanical, Materials, Metallurgy or Chemical Engineering preferred

  • 7-20 years of experience as a Materials Engineer, or a Piping Engineer with a focus on materials selection, in support of gas processing, refinery and similar oil & gas EPC projects

  • You need experience with piping material selection and QA/QC guidelines for materials used on gas plant EPC projects. As well as proficiency with ASME codes and International codes and standards.

  • Specific experience supporting hydrogen gas plant EPC projects would be a big PLUS

  • Any experience with computer based piping specification management software, such as Marian or Smart Plant Reference Data (SPRD) is a PLUS

  • A working knowledge of material compatibility, NACE requirements, and metallurgical issues related to Hydrogen process plant projects would be a BIG PLUS

  • Some experience performing pipe stress analysis using Caesar II software is preferred.

< Benefits for the Piping Engineer

  • Full benefits

  • 401K

  • Relocation package

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