Senior Commissioning Specialist

McDermott Post | Houston, TX

Posted Date 7/30/2018

Job Overview:

McDermott's Engineering and Construction Division has an opening for Commissioning Specialist, to be site based at one of our multi-billion dollar EPC projects here in the U.S. Responsible for the supporting site execution of Pre-commissioning, Commissioning, Start-up and Operations.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Support of commissioning and start-up of an assigned scope of work in a McDermott project including specific complex deliverables such as development of a detailed commissioning and startup plan and schedule.
  • Assist in preparation of the project execution plans, cost estimates, subcontracts requirements and risk management.
  • Support commissioning team in both home office and field, coordinate final handover to client and provides assistance to client operations for the startup and performance testing of facilities.
  • Assists with training other commissioning specialist by providing instruction on new technologies and/or a specialization.
  • Maintains and promotes a focus on McDermott’s end product whether engineering, fabrication or construction. Ensures effective communications between engineering, construction and project management.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma (or equivalent GED)
  • Minimum 10 years' in an Operators and/or Supervisor role in Process and Utility Operations
  • Minimum 10 years' in a Petrochemical Industry with Commissioning, Start Up, and Operations.
  • Experience in Gas Plant or Ethylene Operations that include Pre-commissioning, Commissioning, Start Up, and Continuous Operations.
  • Experience in home office for systemization, design reviews, procedure and/or manual development.
  • Standard MS Office software (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio)

Desired/Preferred Qualifications:

  • Technical Certification or Associates level degree
  • Prefer experience process operations for Ethylene or Gas Plants
  • Demonstrates a basic knowledge of commissioning
  • Able to effectively communicate complex technical solutions and concepts to engineers and non-engineers
  • Experience in home office for systemization, design reviews, procedure and/or manual development
  • Standard MS Office software (i.e. MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Visio).
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to lead meetings and presentations.

Other Details:

The position will start out at our home office Houston, Texas location and then be mobilized to the site in Port Arthur, TX.

Company Overview:

McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

Primary Location

: United States-Texas-Houston


: Commissioning

Employee Status

: Direct / Regular


: Full-time

Job Posting

: Jul 30, 2018, 11:27:53 AM

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