NuStar Energy L.P
Job Title:Sr. Electrical Engineer
Description: Job Description:The Senior Electrical Engineer will be expected to manage all aspects of a project with respect to the associated instrumentation and electrical scope of those projects. This includes managing and helping to develop conceptual and final design and engineering packages for capital projects, specifying and selecting all materials and contractors for electrical, controls, communications, and instrumentation design and installation. Responsibilities include:•Work with/for NuStar project managers, NuStar operations, NuStar maintenance, contract engineering firms, customers, contractors, vendors, and inspectors during the various project phases. Must communicate and interact effectively with other company/contract disciplines to execute projects successfully.•Work with local utility representatives to design new and upgrade existing electrical services.•Define and ensure the project complies with required codes, safety standards, specifications, work scope and construction drawings.•Manage multiple projects simultaneously within a managed budget and execution schedule and performs cost tracking and status reporting for assigned projects.•Remain on location during critical commissioning activities for the duration of the startup activities or as needed.•Evaluate, properly apply and provide training for vendor’s products.•Assist in the development and maintenance of I&E Engineering specifications and standards.Requirements:
Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering.•PE is preferred.•Minimum 5 years of electrical/instrumentation/controls (EIC) engineering and project management experience in a terminal/pipeline/petrochemical engineering environment. •Knowledge of motor controls, starters, and variable frequency drives through 5kV.•Familiarity with and knowledge to apply NEC and API 500 guidelines with an emphasis on hazardous (classified) locations (Class 1).•Understanding of control systems, including PLC, network and HMI systems. Engineer will be required to approve and oversee design and installation of these control systems.
Oversee development of Piping and Instrument Diagrams, construction drawings, one-line diagrams, cable schedules, PLC panel layout drawings, loop diagrams, ISA data sheets, etcetera.•Selection of instrumentation including pressure, temperature, flow, level, and metering. •Beneficial Experience (but not required): PLC programming and HMI configuration, primarily, but not limited to Rockwell and Allen Bradley products; Omni Flow computer configuration; Electrical power distribution (12.47-34.5kV).•Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills capable of taking initiative and making decisions.•Excellent PC skills with proficiency in Microsoft products including Word, Project, Outlook, and Excel.•Effective analytical and problem-solving skills, strong attention to detail with the ability to proof work for accuracy, and the ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and projects concurrently to meet appropriate deadlines are required.•Work independently with little supervision, and effectively in a team environment and independently.•Will be required to travel approximately 40%.
WHEN A HIGHER LEVEL POSITION EXISTS CANDIDATES WITH GREATER QUALIFICATIONS MAY BE CONSIDERED FOR THE POSITION
It takes great employees to make a great company and NuStar has the best employees in the world. The company has recruited and retained an outstanding workforce because NuStar is a great place to work. In fact, the company has made FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list for nine consecutive years.
In addition to that honor, NuStar has been named the No. 1 best large company to work for in Texas by Texas Monthly magazine and was named a top employer through local media competitions in San Antonio, Texas, Wichita, Kansas, and the Coastal Bend region of Texas. This recognition is particularly noteworthy considering that these honors are based primarily on confidential employee surveys.
NuStar is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. When a higher level position exists candidates with greater qualifications may be considered for the position.
San Antonio, TX, 78284, USA
NuStar Energy L.P
Website : http://www.nustarenergy.com
Since it went public in 2001, NuStar Energy L.P. has grown from 160 employees to about 1,600 today; from $387 million in assets to $5 billion; and from $100 million in revenues to $3.5 billion in 2013. As a result of its growth, NuStar currently has 8,643 miles of pipeline and 87 terminal and storage facilities that store and distribute crude oil, refined products and specialty liquids. The partnership’s combined system has approximately 97 million barrels of storage capacity at its facilities around the world, and NuStar has operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, the Netherlands, including St. Eustatius in the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, and Turkey.