I&E Project Lead IV (2 Positions)

Kenedy, TX 78119

Posted: 05/30/2024 Job Category: Oil & Gas Upstream Job Number: 180238 Pay Rate: $75.00 - $78.00

Job Description

The I&E Project Lead will oversee instrumentation and electrical controls for capital project installations. They will also serve as the point of contact for engineering, contractors, fabricators, and vendors for electrical, instrumentation and controls. Must be a Safety Leader and drive company core values.

Responsibilities may include:

Supports the local safety program and leads/participates in JSA s, After Action Reviews and Learning Teams
Reports Near Misses and performs Life Saving Rule Verifications (LSRV)
Supervise contract I&E crews to coordinate electrical, instrumentation and controls installation per the engineering work pack
Involved in maintaining and applying Company specifications and design criteria
Ensures consistency of design with Eagle Ford I&E Project Quality Standards
Involved in applying industry recognized standards
Participates in P&ID and other instrument and control drawing reviews
Assists in factory acceptance testing and field inspections
Responsible for performing and documenting Loop Checks, Function Check Out, Commissioning/C&E and PSSR s prior to startup of new facilities
Supports the Project s Capital Program / Cost Controls by tracking / reporting daily costs
Ensures changes are approved and documented by engineering as part of handover to Operations
Participates on start-up team
Participates in process hazard analysis and safeguard evaluations
Orientated toward continuous process improvement
Takes ownership of actions and follows through on commitments by courageously dealing with important problems, holding others accountable, and standing up for what is right
Listens actively and invites dialogue to gain a shared understanding, then influences and acts to drive performance and achieve business results
Generates effective solutions based on available information and makes timely decisions that are safe and ethical
Continuously improves planning, processes, and vendors while looking for ways to simplify/reduce within guidelines
Capable of effectively managing multiple project sites
Works well with other disciplines to safely and efficiently complete projects on time and on budget


5+ years of electrical, instrumentation and controls experience within the Oil and Gas industry
2+ years of leading I&E construction crews onshore
Intermediate level of technical knowledge and training to configure/commission HMI s, PLC/RTU s, instrumentation and electrical equipment
Willing and able to perform/align with the following (with or without reasonable accommodation):
o Climb various ladders and stairs ranging in heights up to 50 feet to perform maintenance on equipment
o Lift and transport articles weighing up to 50 pounds
o Walk, stand, stoop, sit, climb, and carry material daily on even and uneven terrain
o Work outside in temperature extremes or adverse weather conditions
Willing and able (with or without reasonable accommodation) to travel 10% of the time on a yearly basis
Current/valid driver's license
10+ years of Oil and Gas SCADA, Automation Controls & software
10+ years of liquid and gas measurement experience
5+ years of Fisher 107/827 RTU s and Allen Bradley PLC experience
2 Year Instrumentation/Electrical Degree
Industry Instrument Certifications
Technical knowledge/trained in troubleshooting instrument and electrical equipment
Master Electrician license in Texas
Excellent communication and teamwork skills
Good written, oral, and computer skills

HS Diploma or Equiv required with a minimum of 10 years experience working in field; Master Electrician in Texas preferred

Work Schedule:
5-50 Schedule (10 Hr Days) - 5 days on / 2 days off

Pay Range:
The pay range for this position is $75.00 - $78.00 per hour; however, the pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. This pay information is being provided pursuant to applicable law and is based in part on market location.


The benefits available with this position include:

  • Ongoing Training (RSO, Systems, Software Programs, OSHA Safety, JJ Keller, etc.)

  • Continuous Employment Development and Learning

  • Ongoing Advocacy, internal assets with HSE, Legal and HR teams and experts to aid in Employee Career Path and Advancement

  • 401K

  • Aetna Group Medical Coverage & Kaiser for California only

  • Dental Insurance Coverage

  • Vision Insurance Coverage

  • Basic Life Insurance & AD&D

  • Long Term Disability

  • Voluntary Short-Term Disability

  • Direct Deposit

  • Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts

Cenergy is a dynamic, diverse, woman-owned company that has provided stellar support to our clients globally for over 25 years! We hire extraordinary people, and each of our team members are encouraged to embody our core values to drive innovation and own it with integrity and trust while adding to our positive and forward-thinking atmosphere.

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