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Measurement Engineer

VIP Staffing San Antonio, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Lead Measurement Engineer

Positions: 1 (potentially 2)

Location: SAT

Length of assignment: 1 year

Potential to extend: Y

Potential to convert: Y

Proposed work schedule: 40 hours per week, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, M-F, with no anticipated overtime

Local candidates only, no relocation assistance provided

Assignment is expected to last 2-3 years

Top 3 Skill sets

Project management

project engineering

measurement engineering

Position description: The Gathering I&E / Control Systems Engineering Department is seeking a contract lead measurement engineer to assist with a multi-phased project to install flow computers and associated instrumentation in crude oil gathering facilities located in West Texas and New Mexico. The role is expected to act as both lead engineer and project manager.

Desired minimum qualification: B.S. Control Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, Electronic Engineering Technology, or similar

Desired minimum experience level: 5 years of oil, gas, or chemical experience

Desired skillset: Project management, project engineering, measurement engineering, manage change, manage documentation, design engineering, engineering package assembly, engineered equipment specification and selection, highly organized, detail oriented, technical writing, comfortable with continuous change of direction, data entry, word processing, process driven, create work processes, create work procedures, MS Excel, MS Word, MS Power Point

Primary role and responsibility may include, but is not limited to:

  • Lead the multi-year SWG Flow Computer Installation (FlowCal) program as both project manager and lead engineer on behalf of the company
  • Report to the program manager
  • Assist with the development of project milestones, deliverables, objectives and technical requirements
  • Prepare technical specifications and related documentation or work products (e.g. Omni flow computer programming specifications)
  • Lead the develop of bid packages, project schedules, and purchase requisitions
  • Act as the company representative with design engineering and construction contractors
  • Coordinate with field operations, measurement department, and technical services to achieve project milestones, deliverables, and objectives.
  • Complete project closeout activities

It is proposed to execute this program in up to three phases:

Phase 1 (2019) – Scope will focus on approximately 20 pipeline meters in the Delaware basin and the south side of the TexNewMex pipeline system (Permian basin)

Phase 2 (2020) – Scope will focus on approximately 48 pipeline meters in the north side of TexNewMex pipeline system and the Four Corners area

Phase 3 (TBD) – Scope will focus on approximately 74 Truck Unloading (TUL) and Rio system meter.

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VIP Staffing is a regional staffing company specializing in filling temporary, temp-to-hire and permanent placement positions. We command excellence from our employees, provide superior customer service, support generous community involvement all while strengthening our position as a leader and innovator in the staffing industry Clients of VIP Staffing experience proven results due to the tenure of our corporate staff and the company’s longevity in the marketplace. We positively impact our customer’s bottom line by analyzing their goals and timelines with an emphasis on productivity.


8610 Broadway, San Antonio Tx, 78217
San Antonio, TX