Huntington Ingalls Industries Junior Pipeline Engineer - Burnaby, BC in VANCOUVER, British Columbia

Junior Pipeline Engineer - Burnaby, BC

Location: BC, Vancouver

Position Category: Engineering

Requisition ID: 934

Last Updated: 1/7/19 6:25 AM

# of Openings: 1

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Junior Pipeline Engineer – Burnaby, BC

As part of a project team, the Junior Pipeline Engineer will be responsible for supporting and assisting in the design of transmission pipelines and related facilities from conceptual stage to final design phase, and support construction if and when required. The Junior Pipeline Engineer will support the Project Engineer and Project Manager in meeting technical deliverables related to detailed pipeline design and specifications.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Supports the Project Manager / other Pipeline Engineers in the proposal, FEED and detailed design stages of projects;

  • Supports the Project Manager / other Pipeline Engineers in the detailed design of transmission pipelines;

  • Directs third party engineering teams to obtain specialist design input;

  • Insures accuracy and completeness of technical data including resource information, calculations and code interpretation for pipe, valves, fittings, coatings, C.P., crossings, bending, and ILI facilities;

  • Participates in the development of project organization and work breakdown structures;

  • Follows good project management practices within interdisciplinary functions (drafting, GIS, consultants);

  • Supports local project teams as well as those assigned to field positions;

  • Provides support for cost reports detailing budgets, approved changes, commitments and forecasts from available information and historical trends;

  • Supports Senior Engineers with preparation and input to the design control system for assigned projects (such as PEP and DBM);

  • Assists Senior Engineers in the preparation of Crossing drawings and Construction Alignment Sheets;

  • Participates in efforts to improve project management by proposing process or tool improvements, supporting the development of specifications and implementation of new technologies;

  • Assists the project team in applying the tools, processes and practices to ensure project quality;

  • Assists in providing direction to procurement, participates in bid evaluations and prepares vendor recommendations for the client.

Qualifications and Attributes:

  • B. Sc. in Engineering of a recognized university or college;

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a professional engineer;

  • Experience directly related to pipeline design, high pressure oil and gas transmission pipelines and CSA codes, would be a definite asset;

  • Demonstrated analytical ability;

  • Experience with summarizing technical results and producing management reports;

  • Demonstrated ability to identify problems and develop creative solutions;

  • Experience in a EPCM environment is considered an asset;

  • Strong oral and written communication skills;

  • Ability to work effectively independently or as a high performing project team member;

  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple concurrent assignments.

This position will be based in Burnaby, BC but will require occasional field visits to various locations across Alberta and British Columbia.

UPI Canadian Operations (The Company) is committed to the health and safety of all personnel working with or on behalf of the Company, as well as the protection of the health, safety and environment of people and communities involved with or impacted by its activities. All UPI personnel shall adhere to and participate in the health and safety policies and procedures to help UPI achieve Zero Accidents.

**Only those considered for interview will be subsequently contacted.

**Please note that only those applicants eligible to live and work in Canada will be considered at this time.