CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Control Systems Engineer – Bellingham, WA | Concord, CA
Control Systems Manager – Lakewood, CO
Electrical Engineer – Billings, MT | Concord, CA | Lakewood, CO
Electrical Engineer Lead – Billings, MT
Mechanical Engineering Lead – Concord, CA
Metallurgist – Bellingham, WA
Mid-Level Mechanical Engineer – Bellingham, WA | Billings, MT | Concord, CA
Process Engineering Department Manager – Lakewood, CO
Process Engineer Lead – Concord, CA
Procurement Manager – Bellingham, WA
Project Controls – Billings, MT | Concord, CA
Project Engineer – Concord, CA
Project Manager – Bellingham, WA | Billings, MT | Concord, CA
Senior Process Engineer – Anchorage, AK

Senior Process Engineer

Position: Full-Time
Location: Anchorage, AK
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: April 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering
  • 20+ years of professional experience
  • 8+ years of experience in refinery processing operations required
  • North Slope experience preferred
  • Additional operations and design experience is desired in utilities, pipeline, and product terminals
  • Familiar with multiple refinery process operations, troubleshooting, and small project execution
  • General knowledge of company, client, and industry codes, specifications, and standards
  • Detailed understanding of typical refinery project front end loading and detailed design phase engineering
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, working with internal project discipline and external engineering and operations staff
  • Comfortable making contact with new clients

Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with clients and front line operations staff at operating plants to identify optimization and engineering opportunities, then further develop into projects
  • Assist with marketing Anvil and providing business development support for our refinery business
  • Assist in developing process engineering scope of work and project design basis with clients
  • Interact with Anvil project teams to develop and support projects
  • Participate in meetings with the client and project team to establish project objectives and to coordinate and/or resolve design problems
  • Review detailed project design for technical accuracy, compliance, and feasibility to governing codes and client requirements

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Process Engineering Department Manager

Position: Full-Time
Location: Lakewood, CO
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: April 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering
  • Professional Engineer license
  • 12+ years of professional experience
  • 8+ years of Upstream and Midstream project experience
  • Additional operations and design experience in utilities, pipeline, and product terminals preferred
  • Familiar with multiple refinery process operations, troubleshooting, and small project execution
  • General knowledge of company, client, and industry codes, specifications, and standards
  • Experience in all phases of a project from front end design to detailed design phase engineering
  • Familiar with process simulation, including AspenTech HYSYS. Dynamic simulation capability a plus.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, working with internal project disciplines and external engineering and operations staff
  • Comfortable making contact with new clients

Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with clients and front line operations staff at operating plants to identify optimization and engineering opportunities, then further develop into projects
  • Assist with marketing Anvil and providing business development support
  • Assist in developing process engineering scope of work, work hours, and project design basis for proposals and projects
  • Interact with Anvil project teams to develop and support projects
  • Participate in meetings with the client and project team to establish project objectives and coordinate and/or resolve design problems
  • Review project deliverables for technical accuracy, feasibility, and compliance with governing codes and client requirements
  • Manage a department which includes resource forecasting and technical training

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Metallurgist

Position: Full-Time
Location: Bellingham, WA
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: March 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.A. in Mechanical, Chemical, or Metallurgical Engineering
  • Minimum 5 years of progressively responsible experience in refinery and/or petrochemical operations engineering
  • Working knowledge of degradation mechanisms and fabrication related to ASME, API, and NACE documents
  • Skilled in the use of standard and specialized tools and equipment of the discipline, including various laboratory and metallurgical equipment
  • Strong computer skills – Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Strong verbal and written communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work creatively and efficiently to solve client issues
  • Specialized in the following areas:
    – Development of weld repair plans of pressure vessels to NBIC and ASME Section VIII Division 1, as applicable
    – Development of weld repair plans of piping systems to ASME B31.3 and API
    – Familiarity with the process chemistry for common refining process units, such as crude/vacuum distillation, hydro-processing, delayed coking, fluid catalytic cracking, catalytic reforming, steam-methane reformers, HF/H2SO4 alkylation, amine gas treating, caustic treaters, sulfur recovery, and utilities
    – Ability to select and evaluate materials of construction and fabrication methods for refinery process unit equipment, such as tanks, pipes, pumps, pressure vessels, and heat exchangers
    – Ability to identify degradation mechanisms and repair solutions associated with refinery process unit equipment – Ability to read and interpret PFDs, P&IDs, and Piping Isometrics
    – Experience with the execution of metallurgical failure analysis and testing to execute forensic-styled examinations on pressure equipment to determine the failure mode and provide remedial advice with regard to metallurgy or fabrication, which would improve reliability
    – Ability to write technical reports that are technically correct and legally defendable
    – Familiarity with the following additional standards: API 510, API 653, API 570, API 579

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Procurement Manager

Position: Full-Time
Location: Bellingham, WA
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: February 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.A. in Business Management or related field with 10 years of experience; OR Minimum 15 years of experience in procurement and contracting for the oil & gas industry
  • Must have prior experience managing a Procurement Team supporting a mix of clients and projects
  • Heavy Capital Projects procurement and expediting experience
  • Logistics experience in International, Domestic, and Alaska North Slope with emphasis on heavy haul and over-sized loads
  • Contracting background in negotiating Engineering Service Contracts with Owners
  • Broad understanding of the oil & gas industry and contract terms related to engineering, procurement, fabrication, and construction management
  • Working knowledge of laws and regulations relating to procurement and contracts
  • Knowledge of performance guarantees and establishing instruments (bid bonds, bank guarantees, surety bonds, and insurance methods) preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques
  • Excellent decision making skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organization skills with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple projects and office management tasks in a fast-paced work environment
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office and familiarity with Project Management software
  • Ability to manage activities with office service providers
  • Ability to recognize and solve problems
  • Ability to work independently

Responsibilities:

Procurement and Expediting

  • Supervise purchasing, expediting, quality surveillance, and transportation/logistics documentation retrieval and receiving
  • Purchase major engineered equipment
  • Source suppliers/manufacturers, including international sources
  • Solicit quotations, handle clarifications and negotiations, prepare quotation evaluations, recommend for award, and issue purchase orders
  • Coordinate/facilitate pre-bid and pre-fabrication meetings at supplier/manufacturer site
  • Source expediting for problematic or Fast-Track, high value orders
  • Track engineered equipment and vendor documentation
  • Coordinate inspection and testing activities of engineered equipment
  • Develop and implement new purchasing strategies to deliver ongoing cost reductions and process simplification
  • Manage supplier performance in terms of quality, cost, delivery, and responsiveness
  • Develop and maintain strategic relationships with key suppliers and vendors

Logistics

  • Develop Logistics Plans and contract primary Transportation Contractors
  • Coordinate critical oversize and/or overweight shipments
  • Coordinate multi-stage logistics movements involving multiple truck, barge, and steamship segments
  • Receive engineered equipment at project
  • Maintain storage facilities and inventory control

Contracts

  • Issue technical service contracts for engineering and field support
  • Negotiate Engineering Service Contracts with Owners
  • Manage contract renewals and contract negotiation efforts
  • Manage Long-Term Agreements and sub-contracts
  • Manage all contract issues and changes and ensure all changes are communicated to the appropriate personnel
  • Develop negotiating contract terms and conditions
  • Develop, negotiate, and administer purchasing agreements and contracts with suppliers
  • Evaluate contracts to ensure compliance with legal requirements and company policies
  • Monitor supplier and vendor compliance with contractual agreements
  • Monitor contract cost, quality, and performance

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Mechanical Engineering Lead

Position: Full-Time
Location: Concord, CA
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: February 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET-accredited university or equivalent
  • 10 years of relevant experience in upstream, midstream, or downstream sectors of the oil and gas industry
  • P.E. license preferred but not required
  • Supervisory experience
  • Proficient with computerized project management and reporting tools
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to perform effectively in a fast-paced work environment with multiple priorities and deadlines
  • Self-starter

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and coordinate detailed design of projects in compliance with governing codes, regulatory requirements, and Client standards
  • Understand and coordinate project cost, estimating, scoping, scheduling development, and administration
  • Supervise and coordinate other engineers and technicians
  • Solve problems by using a combination of standard procedures, modifications of standard procedures, or methods developed in previous assignments
  • Complete independent studies, analyses, interpretations, and conclusions
  • Give technical guidance and mentor engineers and technicians
  • Work without supervision and review of work for technical accuracy
  • Define the scope of work to accomplish a given opportunity
  • Coordinate and assign project work with other disciplines to meet client’s safety, cost, quality, schedule, technical, and operability objectives

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Mid-Level Mechanical Engineer

Position: Full-Time
Location: Bellingham, WA | Billings, MT | Concord, CA
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: February 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
  • P.E. license a plus but not required
  • 5+ years of experience in the petrochemical industry with a strong background in Oil & Gas Production and Refining, Gas Compression, and Transmission
  • Experience developing and approving pipe specifications
  • Experience in design, specification, application, and modification of rotating and fixed equipment, such as:
    – Pressure vessels
    – Heat exchangers
    – Pumps
    – Compressors
    – Turbines
  • Experience in:
    – P&ID development and review
    – Material selection
    – Piping layout
    – Pipe Stress Analysis
  • Excellent working knowledge of ASME pressure vessel and piping codes and API standards
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Understanding of inter-discipline requirements
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills – Microsoft Applications (Word/Excel) and engineering software programs, such as CAEPIPE, COMPRESS, and FEA programs
  • Capable of some travel and remote site assignments

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare detailed design of projects in compliance with governing codes, regulatory requirements, and Client standards
  • Develop project scope definition for project proposals and awarded work
  • Estimating and scheduling
  • Solve problems by using a combination of standard procedures, modification of standard procedures, or methods developed in previous assignments
  • Complete independent studies, analyses, interpretations, and conclusions
  • Provide technical guidance to junior engineers and technicians

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Process Engineer Lead

Position: Full-Time
Location: Concord, CA
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: February 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering
  • 12+ years of professional experience
  • 8+ years of experience in refinery processing operations required
  • Additional operations and design experience is desired in utilities, pipeline, and product terminals
  • Familiar with multiple refinery process operations, troubleshooting, and small project execution
  • General knowledge of company, client, and industry codes, specifications, and standards
  • Detailed understanding of typical refinery project front end loading and detailed design phase engineering
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, working with internal project discipline and external engineering and operations staff
  • Comfortable making contact with new clients

Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with clients and front line operations staff at operating plants to identify optimization and engineering opportunities, then further develop into projects
  • Assist with marketing Anvil and providing business development support for our refinery business
  • Assist in developing process engineering scope of work and project design basis with clients
  • Interact with Anvil project teams to develop and support projects
  • Participate in meetings with the client and project team to establish project objectives and to coordinate and/or resolve design problems
  • Review detailed project design for technical accuracy, compliance, and feasibility to governing codes and client requirements

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Electrical Engineer Lead

Position: Full-Time
Location: Billings, MT
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: February 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering, P.E. preferred but not required
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in design of industrial electrical power, distribution, area classification, schematics, grounding, lighting, and heat tracing systems
  • Project engineering/discipline team leadership experience helpful
  • Ability to estimate, schedule, and develop project scope
  • Working knowledge of industry standards, such as the National Electrical Code and IEEE
  • Strong communication skills – comfortable meeting with clients, other project team members, and vendors / material providers
  • Skilled at early project phase scoping and development
  • Able to work in refinery and other oil and gas production/transportation facilities

Responsibilities:

  • Develop project front-end documentation, including project execution plans, estimates, and schedules as related to electrical scope
  • Help assign electrical engineering and design staff to various projects within the Program
  • Lead and be responsible for the development of electrical specifications and construction drawing packages for petrochemical process and heavy-industrial facilities
  • Coordinate and communicate with the electrical Resource Manager for hiring needs. Staff hiring is not within the scope of responsibilities, but being available to interview and be a part of the process is.
  • Responsible for using Company software tools to report on work status, forecasting, and schedule for projects with electrical scope within the Program
  • Develop and review of procurement specifications, documentation, data sheets, and bid tabulations
  • Perform power system analysis (calculations of fault currents, electrical demand load, voltage drop, conduit and feeder sizing, heat trace sizing, etc.)
  • Single point of accountability for all work within electrical Resource Group conducted within Program
  • Help mentor junior electrical engineers and designers

Software Requirements:

Knowledge of the following software:

  • MS Office Suite
  • Electrical modeling software (SKM, EZPower, and/or ETAP)
  • Application software such as lighting & heat trace design
  • AutoCAD not required, but could potentially be utilized

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Control Systems Manager

Position: Full-Time
Location: Lakewood, CO
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: February 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Chemical, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 10 years of experience
  • Heavy industry experience, especially in oil and gas upstream and midstream production
  • Able to lead a team of designers and engineers
  • Able to perform effectively in a team environment with multiple priorities
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Experience in developing Total Installed Cost (TIC) and engineering estimates
  • Strong computer skills – Microsoft Applications
  • Experience in sizing and specifying all types of field instrumentation
  • Experience in DCS and PLC specification
  • Experience with INtools (SPI) desired
  • Capable of travel and remote site assignments

Responsibilities:

  • Develop definition and detailed specifications and construction packages for petrochemical process and heavy-industrial facilities
  • Develop front-end documentation, including project execution plans, estimates, and schedules
  • Develop Procurement specifications, documentation, data sheets, and bid tabulations
  • Review Vendor documents
  • P&ID development, control, and logic design
  • Design checking and quality control
  • Project engineering/discipline team leader
  • Project budgets and schedules
  • Work share with remote offices
  • Assist with Business Development for the Lakewood office

Physical Demands:

  • Able to work in a heavy industrial facility
  • Able to climb ladders, work off elevated surfaces, and walk over uneven surfaces
  • Able to work in confined spaces and wear a safety harness
  • Able to sit for long periods of time

Work Environment:

  • Office
  • Field – Heavy industrial facilities

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Project Engineer

Position: Full-Time
Location: Concord, CA
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: March 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Engineering or Construction Management or 10 years of experience in a related field
  • Minimum of 3 years Project Management experience in the Oil & Gas Industry
  • Working knowledge of Stage-Gate Project Execution
  • Proven record of successfully managing multiple concurrent projects, achieving all project safety, cost, quality, schedule, technical and operability objectives
  • Proficiency with computerized project management and reporting tools
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to perform effectively in a fast-paced work environment with multiple priorities and deadlines
  • Working knowledge of the unique aspects of Arctic Engineering and Construction preferred
  • Experience in Utilities industries preferred

Responsibilities:

  • Direct development of project scope, cost and schedule
  • Coordinate design, drawing development and field support for multiple concurrent projects
  • Direct resource planning, cost estimating and scheduling functions in coordination with Program Management, Resource Management, Engineering and Technical Specialists
  • Direct project staff including recommendations relating to the selection, training and performance monitoring of same
  • Direct and Coordinate the activities of multi-discipline project teams to meet client’s safety, cost, quality, schedule, technical and operability objectives for multiple concurrent projects
  • Identify and implement Change Management in all stages of projects
  • Accountable for integrating safety into all aspects of design and execution
  • Accountable for adherence to Client policies and standards
  • Accountable for adherence to designated quality standards

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Applicants must be able to obtain a TWIC card. Information available at www.tsa.gov/twic

Control Systems Engineer

Position: Full-Time
Location: Bellingham, WA | Concord, CA
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: February 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical, or Control Systems Engineering
  • 0-5 years of professional experience
  • Experience with sizing and specifying all types of field instrumentation
  • Experience with communication protocols
  • Experience with DCS and PLC specification
  • Ability to work in a team environment with multiple priorities
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong software skills – Microsoft Applications
  • INtools (SPI) experience preferred
  • Ability to travel if needed and work on remote site assignments
  • Comfortable working inside a refinery and other production facilities

Responsibilities:

  • Develop definition and detailed specifications and construction packages for petrochemical process and heavy-industrial facilities
  • Develop front-end documentation, including project execution plans, estimates, and schedules
  • Develop Procurement specifications, documentation, data sheets, and bid tabulations
  • Review Vendor documents
    – Logic Drawings
    – Control Narrative/Philosophy
    – Cause and Effects
  • P&ID development, control, and logic design
  • Design checking and quality control

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Applicants must be able to obtain a TWIC card. Information available at www.tsa.gov/twic

Project Controls

Position: Full-Time & Contract
Location: Billings, MT | Concord, CA
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: February 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Engineering or Construction Management and 2 years in Project Management or Project Controls; OR Minimum 5 years in industrial engineering and/or industrial construction project work
  • Experience working in the oil and gas industry preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of earned value management methodology
  • Strong communication skills
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Self-motivated and able to work with minimal direct supervision
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel and Microsoft Project skills
  • Primavera (P6) skills preferred
  • Microsoft Access skills preferred

Responsibilities:

  • Implement and maintain the company’s Integrated Project Controls System which is used to:
    – Develop the engineering scope and estimate/budget for the project
    – Report progress and performance against the scope and budget
  • Prepare (or coordinate preparation of) typical project controls deliverables, such as:
    – Phase specific engineering schedules
    – Engineering cost estimates
    – Weekly engineering progress and performance reports
    – Weekly engineering cost reports
    – Engineering change logs
  • Work with the Program Manager(s) to provide:
    – Oversight of engineering projects to ensure they are operating within project controls guidelines
    – Monthly resource level staff (manpower) planning
    – Monthly reporting of Key Performance Indicators (KPI) to management
    – Monthly review of the company’s billings to clients

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening and criminal background check.

Applicants must be able to obtain a TWIC card. Information available at www.tsa.gov/twic

Project Manager

Position: Full-Time
Location: Bellingham, WA | Billings, MT | Concord, CA
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: March 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Engineering or Construction Management
  • Minimum 10 years of Project Management experience in the Oil & Gas industry
  • Working knowledge of Stage-Gate project execution
  • Experience in FEL development and estimating preferred
  • Proven record of successfully managing multiple concurrent projects, achieving all project safety, cost, quality, schedule, technical, and operability objectives
  • Proficiency with computerized project management and reporting tools
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to perform effectively in a fast-paced work environment with multiple priorities and deadlines

Responsibilities:

  • Direct development of project scope, cost, schedule, design, drawings, and field support for multiple concurrent projects
  • Direct resource planning, cost estimating, and scheduling functions in coordination with Program Management, Resource Management, Engineering, and Technical Specialists
  • Direct project staff, including recommendations relating to selection, training, and performance monitoring
  • Coordinate the activities of multi-discipline project teams to meet client’s safety, cost, quality, schedule, technical, and operability objectives
  • Identify and implement Change Management in all stages of projects
  • Accountable for integrating safety into all aspects of design and execution
  • Accountable for adherence to Client policies and standards
  • Accountable for adherence to designated quality standards
  • Establish and maintain positive client relationships

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license.

Applicants must be able to obtain a TWIC card. Information available at www.tsa.gov/twic


Electrical Engineer

Position: Full-Time and Contract
Location(s): Billings, MT | Concord, CA | Denver, CO
Salary: Commensurate with abilities and experience
Posted: February 2019

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering
  • At least 6 years experience in the industrial and petrochemical industry
  • Professional registration strongly encouraged
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills – Microsoft applications
  • Experienced in project scoping, estimating, and detailed electrical design
  • Must be familiar with the latest edition of the National Electrical Code
  • Capable of some travel

Responsibilities:

  • Work with other technical resource groups and project management to develop project front-end documentation, including project execution plans, estimates, and schedules
  • Prepare detailed design of projects in compliance with governing codes, regulatory requirements and client standards
  • Perform calculations of fault currents, electrical demand load, voltage drop, conduit and feeder sizing, heat trace sizing
  • Complete electrical documentation, including single lines, area classification development, plan drawings, schematics, and wiring diagrams
  • Manage and coordinate workloads of electrical engineering staff in branch office and communicate with electrical resource manager
  • Manage status of electrical engineering work within branch office and communicate with branch manager, project controls group, and electrical resource manager
  • Develop and foster working relationships with clients for business development purposes
  • Work package checking and quality control

Applicants must be capable of passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.