Electricity SME Engineer / Project Engineer

Houston, Texas, United States

CDI Corporation is seeking an Electricity SME Engineer / Project Engineer needed for a 3-year project.  Must be able to travel from Houston to Beaumont site: 1-year in Houston, 2 years in Beaumont.

The Electrical SME engineering will be the representative at EPC Contractor location offices. Successful candidate will keep the global responsibility electrical activities, will be the proximity representative to face day to day technical exchanges and inform or alert the project leaders of main decisions or changes to be considered, and ensure the required quality level in accordance with Customer's requirements during Detailed engineering and Construction phases.

Main tasks:

  • Review and approve detailed engineering documents in Electrical
  • Coordinate with other discipline representatives (Civil/Structural, Rotating Equipment, Pressure Vessels, Piping, Instrumentation …) to perform consistency checks of EPC Contractor’s deliverables (technical documentation) and follow the design progress.
  • Interact on daily basis with EPC contractor Electrical discipline leader(s)
  • Report to the Customer's Electrical leader in close co-operation with Customer's Engineering Manager

Qualifications & Experience required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related technical discipline.
  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience in project engineering, Engineering competencies (Engineering companies or engineering position in a Worldwide Process company) from design stage to end of construction and ideally start up experience.
  • Minimum skills in electricity regarding MCC, LV & MV power distribution, lightning, and earthing; in order to exchange with specialists on both sides.


CDI Corporation is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer.


Type: Contract

Reference ID: 4781