Golder Associates Senior Pipeline Engineer in Houston, Texas
As a global, employee-owned organization with over 50 years of experience, Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 170 offices worldwide, our over 7500 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy. Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a Sr. Pipeline Engineer to support the Walnut Creek or Houston offices.
The Walnut Creek office of Golder Associates is seeking a senior level engineering professional with expertise in engineering design, procurement, and commissioning related to piping, mineral processing and slurry transportation systems to support our ongoing services to mining, utility, and private industry clients. Job responsibilities will include:
The successful candidate will be expected to:
Prepare project funding documents such as cost estimates, equipment bid summaries and authorization requests
Develop project scoping documents such as routing studies, construction methodology, design criteria, and alignment sheets
Direct detailed engineering by junior staff including line hydraulic calculations and equipment sizing and specifications
Design of alternative instruction methods including HDD, micro-tunneling, and jack and bore
Work with other disciplines within pipeline engineering for “outside the fence construction”, including land permitting, environmental regulations, and geotechnical impacts
Provide field project coordination, engineering services and troubleshooting with direct client interface
Write or oversee technical reports and specifications including backfill, grading, road, and other civil design
Manage mid to large-size projects and teams up to $50MM in total installed cost.
Contribute to projects with major focus in leadership of technical excellence or project management for larger or more complex projects
Mentor junior staff
For smaller design projects act in both the PM and technical roles
*Understand and implement civil improvements such as storm water collection and design, cut & fill grading
The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:
A minimum of 10 years of project engineering experience
A minimum 5 years in in urban pipeline projects.
Municipal experience a plus
BS engineering degree from an accredited academic institution
PE license in California preferred (Civil is mandatory)
Knowledge of gas and utility codes and regulations including 49 CFR Part 192, CPUC GO 112E, ASME B31.8
Understanding of Pipeline Hazardous Materials and Safety Administration
Project management experience, certification preferred
Solid organization and time management abilities
Authorization to work in the United States
Strong interpersonal skills combined with a positive, team-oriented attitude
Excellent Communication skills, both verbal and written
High level of personal integrity with a strong work ethic
Willingness to travel internationally as dictated by project demands
Pass a pre-employment physical including a drug screening and background check
Our staff benefit from:
An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates;
Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth;
Employee mentoring program; and,
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages.
Regularly ranked as one of the best companies to work for!
Established in 1960, Golder is a global, employee-owned organisation driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From over 165 offices worldwide, our more than 6,500 employees help our clients find sustainable solutions to the challenges society faces today including extraction of finite resources, energy and water supply and management, waste management, urbanisation, and climate change. We do this by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services to our clients in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.
Golder Associates Statement
Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
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Job ID 2017-13381
Area of Interest EN - Energy Services
Job Type Full Time
# of Positions 1
Education (Minimum) Bachelor Degree
Experience (Years) 10
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