Statoil Associate Facilities Engineer in Austin, Texas

Associate Facilities Engineer

Overview

  • Job ID: 9210

  • Country: USA

  • Location: Austin, Texas

  • Company: Statoil Gulf Services LLC

  • Contact Name: Julia Ramos

  • Workplace: Onshore

  • Discipline: Operation & Maintenance

  • Education Preferred: Bachelor's Degree

  • Experience Preferred: None

  • Closing Date: Sep 302017

Job Description

Statoil is an international energy company with operations in more than 30 countries. Building on 40 years of experience from oil and gas production on the Norwegian continental shelf, we are committed to accommodating the world's energy needs in a responsible manner, applying technology and creating innovative business solutions. We are headquartered in Norway with 21,000 employees worldwide, and are listed on the New York and Oslo stock exchanges. In just a few years Statoil has positioned itself as one of the largest lease holders in deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GoM). Our GoM portfolio is managed out of our Houston office. The Statoil Houston office, which was established in 2002, also manages our Alaska, Marcellus, Eagle Ford and Bakken shale gas portfolios. To date Statoil has invested more than USD $11 billion in US upstream activities, and currently produces more than 200,000 barrels of oil equivalent a day. We have US offices located in Anchorage, Austin, Houston, Stamford and Washington D.C. USA, and are looking for talented people to contribute to our growing activity base.

Development and Production USA (DPUSA) is responsible for Statoil’s portfolio of producing assets and planned field developments across the US. Technological innovation, rigorous safety standards, and environmental awareness drive our operations in the US and have helped Statoil to build a portfolio of onshore, offshore and exploration assets in some of the industry’s most exciting energy resource areas. Statoil’s US headquarters are located in Houston, TX. We also have offices in Austin, TX, Stamford, CT and Washington D.C, as well as in Mexico City. We are looking for talented people with a desire to find solutions and opportunities in even the most challenging situations to contribute to our organization.

Job Description

The Associate Facilities Engineer will be responsible for all phases of project management including project concept selection, AFE preparation, design, and execution of gas gathering system projects and associated facilities (including well site facilities, gas compression, dehydration, liquid / liquid separation, and gas metering stations).

More specifically, job duties include the following:

Managing engineering contractors through the execution of preliminary and detailed engineering

Following up on construction activities to ensure compliance with construction contract documents

Ensuring corporate requirements and initiatives related to HSE are incorporated in the design and execution of the project

Participating in design and HAZOP / PHA safety reviews

Preparing scope of work documents for construction and process equipment tender packages

Supporting Supply Chain Management activities

Developing and implementing technical and operational improvements to the overall gas gathering and processing systems

Preparing project cost estimates and documentation for AFEs

Weekly reporting of costs, progress, and related metrics

Supporting the preparation of regulatory applications

Supporting operations as needed in troubleshooting issues with existing facilities and incorporating lessons learned in future designs

Drawing on design and project exposure from a diverse array of shale gas, NGL, and unconventional oil production equipment to formulate technical solutions

Qualifications

Must have a Bachelor's degree in Petroleum, Chemical, or Mechanical Engineering

Experience with HYSYS process simulation and pipeline hydraulic modeling software would be beneficial

Experience with project economics and value engineering are required

Experience with design of facilities electrical systems would be beneficial

Strong MS Office skills: Excel spreadsheets, Word, PowerPoint & Outlook

Ability to travel to the field to support projects as needed

Personal Qualities

Ability to live by "I am safety" expectations

Use foresight, and identify opportunities and challenges

Be imaginative, ambitious and stimulate new ideas

Challenge accepted truths and enter unfamiliar territory

Make clear demands on each other and push for constructive change

Understand and manage risk

Be truthful and act with integrity

Be curious, work together and share experience

Promote and value diversity

Communicate in a precise way, give and accept constructive feedback

Bring up ethical issues and challenges immediately

Deliver on promises

Continuously develop sound expertise, demonstrate commercial awareness and customer orientation

Strive for simplification and clarity, and focus on value-adding activities

Act decisively and be loyal to decisions

Show dedication and endurance, follow through and pay attention to important details

Cause zero harm to people and prevent accidents

Reduce the negative impact of our activities and products on the environment

Act within the law and comfortably within our own ethical policy

Demonstrate social responsibility and contribute to sustainable development

Respect the individual, help others to succeed and contribute to a positive working environment

We Offer

Statoil offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package. Statoil is an equal opportunity employer.

General Information

Make sure that we are able to give your application consideration: Please attach copies of your diplomas, certificates and grades in English or Norwegian (or another Scandinavian language). Applications submitted without such attachments will unfortunately not be evaluated. If you are in the process of completing a degree, please upload an official temporary transcript or other document describing subjects and grades completed to this point.

Our values are to be courageous, open, collaborative and caring. We believe in these qualities, which are essential for building an even stronger Statoil. If you can identify with them, you could be the one to strengthen our team.

Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process.

All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law and increase security.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.