Electrical Professional Engineer TX

Date: 13/10/2022
Place of work: Houston TX

Job Title: Electrical Professional Engineer TX

Job type/Contract: Permanent

Salary range: Competitive.

Type of Project: Ammonia production and other industrial plants 

Location of the project: Beaumont and other locations


Job Description

Performing or supervise/verify the performance of electrical engineering activities and production of documents including:

  • Single Line Diagrams,

  • Calculations of Load flow, Short Circuit, Arc Flash, Lightning Protection, Grounding System, Relay setting

  • Hazardous area Classification with relevant Layouts

  • Grounding System Layouts

  • Other engineering documents whose production is required to be performed or supervised by a Professional Engineer

These activities shall include signing and stamping the deliverable documents in accordance with the law of the State of Texas.

The activity to be supervised/verified may be performed by the engineering services of Tecnimont USA (Houston, Tx), Tecnimont SpA (Milan, Italy) and Tecnimont Private Limited (Mumbai, India). The main location will be at Tecnimont USA but missions to the other offices, as well as to client offices, project sites and vendor premises shall be considered as essential part of the engineering activity.

The electrical engineering activities are intended for the construction or the revamping of industrial plants for the production of Ammonia, Urea, or Polymers or for the refining and treatment of petroleum and its derivatives as well as natural gas and its derivatives. The currently ongoing project is an Ammonia production plant located in Beaumont, Tx. Electrical systems to be designed include substations with the relevant switchgear, motor control centers, both medium and low voltage, transformers, distribution panels, UPS systems, PF improvement etc. as well as all cables and cable ways, both above and underground, grounding system, lighting system, diesel generators, distribution panels, electrical heat tracing and any other electrical system relevant to the said projects. Competence about high voltage systems is appreciated but not mandatory.


Basic Job Requirements

Electrical engineer with a minimum of 5 years of experience in industrial electric systems, especially in petrochemical or oil & gas industry, registered as a Professional Engineer in the State of Texas.

Availability to travel to site for field walks, client meetings, etc.

Communicating effectively with fellow staff as well as with clients and other stakeholders.

Problem-solving to make adjustments when plans don’t go as expected.

Ability to cope with conflicting deadlines, frequent interruptions and multiple tasks.

Ability to communicate effectively with audiences that include but are not limited to management, coworkers, clients, vendors, contractors, and visitors.

Job related technical knowledge necessary to complete the job.

Ability to learn and apply knowledge of applicable local, state/province, and federal/national statutes and guidelines.

Ability to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective manner.


Refers to:

Functionally to the Lead Electrical Engineer of the project he is assigned to, possibly located in any Tecnimont office;

Hierarchically to the head of engineering or operations in Tecnimont USA.


Notice To Candidates

Background checks are carried out as part of any conditional offer made, including (but not limited to & role dependant) education, professional registration, employment, references, passport verifications and Global Watchlist screening.


To Be Considered Candidates

Must be authorized to work in the country where the position is located.


Diverse Workforce

We are an equal-opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by governing law.