AMEC FOSTER WHEELER Process Supervisor ( Engineer) in HOUSTON, Texas

Overview / Responsibilities Amec Foster Wheeler is seeking a Process Supervisor to serves as a staff expert in Process Engineering as it relates to the organization s products and services and has the primary responsibility to manage a group of technical personnel. Key Responsibilities Serves as a lead over a group of Engineers or functions as a senior technical specialist responsible for the efficient design and technical execution involved in providing Process Engineering support to the Business Development Group and project teams Involved with developing applications, hypothesis, approaches and concepts which require extensive interpretation, judgment and ingenuity Develops work plans and project schedules and assists in developing hours estimates and scoping efforts for proposals and projects. Independently plans, develops and executes large and/or technically complex engineering studies, projects or assignments with only administrative supervision and is responsible for technical quality and project execution management on projects assigned Acts as a Technical Authority (TA) with department approval responsibility for any of the following deliverables: ◦Process Simulations ◦Process Flow Diagrams (PFD s) with Heat and Material Balances ◦Process Calculations ◦Process Datasheets Other Job functions include: ◦Participate in and/or Support safety meetings such as HAZID, HAZOP, SIL and other Safety Hazard Assessments ◦Coordination with other engineering and design disciplines and primary contact for project management team ◦Ensures that work products produced on projects assigned are in compliance with applicable codes and standards, practices and procedures, cost effective, safe and high quality ◦Coordinates with project manager progress reporting, budgets, schedules, work scope, variances and manpower loading on projects assigned ◦Assists Department Manager in Performance Management (annual review feedback) of personnel assigned to the department Skills / Qualifications BS in Chemical Engineering is required with certain positions available for BS in Petroleum Engineering; Masters or PhD in Chemical Engineering is preferred. PE (Professional Engineer) license preferred. 15+ years of experience in practice of Process Design. Years of experience is less important than type, depth and breadth of experiences. Demonstrated abilities and contribution to successful engineering project outcomes are given significant weight. Extensive knowledge of industry standards and specifications, engineering and construction practices. Expected to be a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in at least one area of Process Design. Recognized as a technical expert in the process discipline and has knowledge of advanced principles and techniques of process engineering and knowledge of competing and alternative design techniques. Ability to understand deliverables from other engineering disciplines and provide Process support and review when requested. Solid awareness of trends and economic conditions affecting the technical field and understanding of internal economic factors affecting decisions (costs, margins, profit impact of decisions). Ability to assist in developing engineering work processes and procedures along with serving as champion for product design and work process improvements. Ingenuity and initiative to coordinate problem resolution and to execute the schedule requirements, project scope, and budget within a team environment. Process Lead experience including process improvement successes, managerial accounting, budget preparation and cost control responsibility. Advanced computer skills with MS Office programs and experience with process simulation software (Hysys, PROII, or equivalent) particularly in providing practicality check based on past project experience. Demonstrates proficiency in mentoring, project planning, change m