Why join us?
This position is based out of our office in Sweeny, Texas and reports to the Site Supervisor. The I&E Design team is responsible for the technical accuracy and quality of CAD drawings and delivery of corporate & client drafting needs. The team is committed to meeting the external and internal needs of SNC-Lavalin’s stakeholders worldwide, while presenting a clear and consistent corporate identity.
As a I&E Designer in the SNC-Lavalin’s Design department you will work as part of the Refinery Owner Design Team and will be responsible for creating and revising I&E drawings throughout the design and MOC processes. You will also be responsible for supporting internal client engineering and design teams on various needs for specific Oil & Gas Projects.
How will you contribute to the team?
- Prepare accurate and complete drawings using practical design knowledge.
- Coordinate with other disciplines and assist lead engineer and/or designer to ensure effective quality product.
- Keep up to date on new design processes, modeling, drafting techniques, and IMS and standards.
- Field walk outs, drawing searches and retrievals, creating construction scope documents and revisions to drawings via redline mark ups with some drafting.
- Develop and recommend improvements in design standards to lower cost and improve work quality and facilitate maintenance.
- Investigate and resolve unusual design and field engineering problems by devising new approaches or applying existing criteria in novel ways.
- Ensure that effective methods and design/engineering techniques are used.
- Resolve project issues and problems.
- Provide technical guidance to co-workers.
- Contribute to a team environment by accomplishing related results in a cooperative and supportive manner.
- Ensure alignment between all disciplines that are involved with 3D CAD to prepare for model reviews and issue deliverables.
- Perform other duties as assigned.
What will you contribute?
- Technical college graduation with 5-10 years’ of experience or an equivalent combination of education and related field experience.
- 5-10 years’ of experience in instrument design.
- Ability to integrate new technologies into daily work processes.
- Excellent verbal, written communication skills required.
- Experience working with other disciplines understanding their interface requirements.
- Experience with design and/or construction of plants desirable.
- In depth knowledge of Instrumentation standards, methods and practices required.
- Proficient in the following software: AutoCAD, Intools, 3D CAD, Smartplant 3D and PDS is a plus.
- 5 Years of SPI experience is Preferred.
- Basic design and construction knowledge required.
- Familiar with PIP Standards.
- Working knowledge of NEC, IEC, ISA & IEEE design complying with industry standards.
- Ability to generate 3D models.
- MS Office (Excel and Word) and SAP product proficiency required.
- Work Schedule – 5/8-hour days, typical work schedule 7:30am – 4pm
- Long Term Position – begin with 3 month trial period
What we offer at SNC-Lavalin:
At SNC-Lavalin, you will enjoy competitive compensation, a safe and healthy work environment, and a full range of benefits (ie.: group insurance, retirement savings plan, share purchase plan, continuing education program, etc.). or
- Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes
- Competitive salary
- Motivational financial package & flexible benefits
- Defined contribution pension plan in which SNC-Lavalin contributes
- Work equipment provided according to the season (boot, bib, helmet, gloves, etc.);
- Employee Share Ownership Plan (ESOP)
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- 3 weeks of vacation time
- learning and development programs, training, career opportunities
At SNC-Lavalin, we seek to hire individuals with diverse characteristics, backgrounds and perspectives. We strongly believe that world-class talent makes no distinctions based on gender, ethnic or national origin, sexual identity and orientation, age, religion or disability, but enriches itself through these differences.
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Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a global fully integrated professional services and project Management Company and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. From offices around the world, SNC-Lavalin's employees are proud to build what matters. Our teams provide comprehensive end-to-end project solutions – including capital investment, consulting, design, engineering, construction, sustaining capital and operations and maintenance – to clients in oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power. On July 3, 2017, SNC-Lavalin acquired Atkins, one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. http://www.snclavalin.com
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