Electrical Engineer

Job Title: Electrical Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Houston, United States
Salary: competitive
Start Date: 2019-01-29
Reference: BH-98282
Contact Name: Simmie Colson
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2019 04:05

Job Description

Electrical Engineer



Location: Houston, TX


Duration: Long-term contract assignment




NES Global Talent is looking for an Electrical Engineer with 5+ years of experience on the Owner/Operator side.



  • Meet and communicate with EPC contractor
  • Interdisciplinary communication within Owner project team.
  • Review electrical specifications, data sheets and other design documents; provide written comments to EPC Contractor within given time frame
  • Review inspection test plans related to electrical equipment.
  • Review and participate in Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) & Site Acceptance Test. 
  • Knowledge of commissioning and start-up; site checks and first operation.
  • Evaluates vendors' bids and drawings to assure compliance with specifications.
  • Communicates equipment design to the EPC vendor and other design disciplines.
  • Reviews and approves design drawings for assigned segment of the project.
  • Participates in reviews of One line diagrams.
  • Participates in the preparation of electrical equipment lists.
  • Monitors subcontracted technical services' activities.
  • Supervises and directs the activities of other personnel in his team.
  • Provides input to estimates, proposals, scheduling, manpower planning, etc.

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering.
  • Requires a minimum of 10 years’ experience in Electrical Medium voltage area (or equivalent working knowledge/experience).
  • Methanol experience is preferred.
  • Chemicals experience is required.
  • Experience as an Owner engineer, on site or as part of project team is required.