Engineering Specialist - Electrical

Strike USA | The Woodlands, TX

Posted Date 8/15/2019

The Engineering Specialist will support the Lead Engineers related to the preparation of project deliverables and calculations.  Job duties encompass preparation of technical calculations, designs and reports to support the design of pipelines, facilities and other energy infrastructure.  This role will coordinate with the design and drafting team and be responsible for reviewing drawings and performing calculations based on industry standards, federal, state and local specifications. The Engineering Specialist will be encouraged to obtain industry accreditation to support the Engineering division.  

Primary Job Function:

  • Maintaining and monitoring scope of supply and level of detail

  • Maintaining Project Execution Plan (PEP)

  • Creating and maintaining Basics of Engineering design data

  • Recognizing and implementing change management

  • Maintaining role-specific quality, schedule and budget standards

  • Knowledge of CFR 49 parts 192 and 195 and ASME/ANSI B31.3, B31.4 and B31.8 codes

  • Prepare engineering assessments and economic, feasibility and risk studies using practical experience and engineering principles

  • Prepare and review pipeline/facility construction drawings and materials specifications

  • Prepare hydrostatic test plans

  • Support procurement of materials

  • Department of Transportation (DOT) class determination for pipelines

  • Demonstrate awareness of survey, environmental and right-of-way issues for permitting and construction

  • Pipeline internal/external inspection anomaly repair and pipeline integrity management

  • Coordinating interface management across different disciplines ensuring project deliverables are:

    • Technically accurate

    • Adherent to quality procedures and expectations

    • Compliant with standards

    • Complete per schedule

  • Interface with CAD/Mapping staff to ensure adequate capture of data/attributes allowing seamless import into clients’ data platforms



  • Previous experience in AutoCAD or other design software is preferred

  • Industry certification such as Engineer-in-training (EIT)

  • Previous experience in industry software such as HYSYS, Caesar II or STAAD Pro is preferred


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering is required with experience in the field or advanced degrees being a benefit


  • Advanced skills in the Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) is required

  • Strong written and verbal English language communication skills

  • Skills in web collaboration systems; such as SharePoint is preferred

  • Effective communicator (Written/Oral) using active listening and safe communication environment methods

  • Must be a self-starter who finishes and takes responsibility for work product

  • Ability to coordinate the day to day activities with peers and other internal divisions

  • Experienced in applying and working according to departmental and project related procedures

  • Demonstrated history in working directly in a Program and/or  Project Managed environment

  • Time Management

Other Criteria:

  • Complies with Strike’s policies and procedures.

  • Complies with Strike’s Drug & Alcohol Policy maintaining favorable drug testing results throughout employment.

  • Performs job safely with respect to others, property and to individual safety.

  • Works effectively with others to encourage teamwork and productivity.

  • Eligible to work in the United States.

  • Must be willing to travel up to 20%.

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