Senior Electrical Engineer, Oil and Gas - RCS Corporation

Senior Electrical Engineer, Oil and Gas


Job Type: Contract
Posted: 08/22/2022

Houston, Texas

RCS Corporation has an immediate need for a Senior Electrical Engineer with oil and gas industry experience. The Engineer will be responsible for performing electrical and controls system engineering in the Oil and Gas Industry. RCS offers paid time off, paid holidays, and a competitive benefits plan!

Who We Are

RCS Corporation is a certified Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) specializing in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States. Since 1994, RCS recruits top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our Recruiting Specialties consist of all Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals.

RCS is seeking an engineering professional with mid to senior level experience to join our client in one of the following locations, Houston, TX; Lakewood, CO; West Monroe, LA; Pensacola, FL; or Lexington, KY.  The candidate should be able to build client relationships, provide leadership and management of projects and support our client's team in identifying and winning new opportunities.

Responsibilities will include:

•    Development of the following: scopes of work, engineer fees, design criteria packages, power distribution plans, arc flash studies, electrical equipment sizing, grounding plans, lighting plans, control system network architecture plans, PLC control drawing, instrument selection, and loop drawings.
•    Engineering field data collection
•    Engineering construction support
•    Engineer quality control reviews.
•    Customer interface and the ability to develop and maintain customer relationships that lead to additional engineering work.

Required Experience:

•    A degree in a relatable electrical engineering field
•    Professional registration: PE required
•    10 or more years experience in consulting engineering in the oil and gas industry
•    Required Technical Experience: Low and Medium Voltage Power Distribution Design; Load Study; Load Flow, Breaker Coordination, and Arc Flash Studies; CCTV; Security; PLC Based Instrumentation and Control System Design; Fiber Optic Cabling Designs; Networking; NEC Code Analysis; Electrical Construction Inspection; Electrical and Instrumentation Construction Cost Estimating; Ability to develop an electrical scope of work and list of deliverables
•    Required Code and Standard Knowledge: NEC, IESNA, NFPA 70E, IEEE Color Book Series
•    Required Software Capabilities: Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, SKM or ETAP, Computer Based Lighting Software
•    Communication Skills: Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
Other Requirements:

•    Travel:  Ability to travel to remote project sites for multiple days and obtain electrical and instrumentation field data
•    Customer Interface:  Experience in serving as a Project Manager on electrical engineering projects
•    Budgeting/Estimating: Experience in developing estimated engineering fees for electrical and instrumentation designs
•    Supervision: Past experience in oversight of technical design staff

RCS is an equal opportunity employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. RCS recruits, hires, and promotes for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, genetic information or age. All terms and conditions of employment such as compensation, benefits, work assignment, availability of facilities and privileges of employment are administered on the same basis of equality.

RCS Corporation