Project Engineer

Location: Austin, Texas Salary: competitive
Sector: Engineering, Midstream Type: contract
  • Position(s): 1
  • Title: Project Engineer
  • Duration: 6-12 months (possibility of extension)
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Location: Austin, TX
  • Work Schedule: 9/80s
  • Pay Rate: Hourly rate + overtime when applicable (anything over 40 hours in a workweek)


  • Review weekly project reports to ensure adequate actions to mitigate risks, issues, and exploit opportunities.
  • Ensure project execution plans are comprehensive, current, and fit for purpose.
  • Assure schedule and milestone updates properly reflect work performed and forecast remaining activities correctly
  • Develop and maintain portfolio risk register
  • Champion Project Change Management
  • Assist development of specific project tools, including work process maps, procedures, forms, templates, agendas and checklists
  • support cost forecasting, validation of spend, and analysis for accruals.
  • Coach adherence with company and group standards, requirements, processes, and initiatives


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering.
  • 10 years experience in Project Management
  • 7 years experience in Capital Projects in the Hydrocarbons/ O&G/ Petrochemicals industries
  • 5 years experience overseeing or direct management of third party engineering.
  • Field experience is highly preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Highly analytical and strong problem solving skills. Able to assess risks and articulate root causes.
  • Able to multitask, shift priorities
  • Strong working capability in MS Excel, Visio, Powerpoint
  • CPM planning experience highly preferred
  • Organized, independent, results oriented

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