Project Engineer

  • Location: Pasadena, Texas
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #609

Job Title: Project Engineer 
Job Description: Element Staffing is recruiting for multiple Project Engineers for a very reputable chemical company in SE Houston. The Project Engineer will complete engineering projects by organizing and controlling project elements by developing project scopes, cost estimates, equipment specifications & system designs. 

  • Complete engineering projects by organizing and controlling project elements
  • Develop project scopes, cost estimates, equipment specifications & system designs
  • Provide implementation through contractor selection and procurement assistant
  • Improve manufacturing processes by studying product and manufacturing methods and planning future improvement projects
  • Participate in annual project budget proposal process
  • Submit new project ideas developed during the year for the following budget year with basic engineering data, cost estimate and potential execution schedule
  • Develop project objectives, specifications, benefits analysis, budgets, and overall feasibility to execute
  • Predict resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in an effective and efficient manner
  • Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan
  • Manage contracts with vendors and suppliers by assigning tasks and communicating expected deliverables
  • Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution
  • Knowledge of process and chemical industry equipment, operation, selection and installation
  • Knowledge of mechanical engineering and industrials standards and codes, ANSI, ASME etc.
  • Provide general knowledge of other disciplines, civil, electrical & industrial controls and the ability to manage installations of these disciplines with support
  • Participate in cost estimating principles and the ability to estimate project cost and economics
  • Use analytical and problem-solving skills, with great attention to detail and accuracy to monitor progress and adjust as needed
  • Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement
  • Execute projects from budget approval to start-up and commissioning
  • Actively participate in safety programs and training

Years of Experience: 3-5+ years
Education: BS in Engineering, Chemical or Mechanical 
Shift/Travel: M-F, Days 
Compensation: DOE
Assignment Type: Contract
Location: Houston, TX

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