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Project Pipeline Engineer

Company: AECOM
Location: Houston
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Company Description

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it's improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We're one global team - 47,000 strong - driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

AECOM has a position available for a Project Pipeline Engineer to support our pipelines group within the Energy practice Engineering Center of Excellence. For this role, AECOM offers the freedom and flexibility to work remotely and/or be located at a variety of Energy offices located in multiple locations across the United States.

The successful candidate will have an understanding and experience in pipeline engineering design principles. She/he will be expected to work successfully within a team environment and be able to communicate effectively with other project team members and customers. He/she will have a high level of initiative, motivation, and displays drive, energy and enthusiasm for getting things done with an excellent attention to detail.

The responsibilities of this role also include, but may not be limited to, the following:

Candidate will produce the engineering required for projects including FERC and non-regulated pipelines, compressor stations, and pump stations.

Creation and maintenance of cost estimates and schedules for assigned portions of pipeline projects.

Manage junior and staff level engineering and design professionals.

Client and sub-contractor interface during project life cycles including survey and geotechnical sub-contractors.

Creation of hydrostatic test plans, pipeline integrity test plans, equipment and material specification and selection.

Assist in pipeline route selection including route analysis, crossing selection and design, alignment sheets creation, HDD calculations and design, class location documentation, hydraulic analysis and modeling.

Pipe Specification development including Evaluation to conformance with DOT 49CFR 192 and 195, and appropriate ANSI standards, pipe sizing, weld spec, hydraulic analysis, and coating specification.

Valves and equipment specification, tank and vessel specification and design, launcher/receiver design and specification, pump, compressors and skid mounted systems specification, vendor qualification.

Creation of PFD - P&ID's for facilities or processes.

Coordination and management of design documentation and procurement processes.

Constructability review and management including understanding of construction workspace.

Design of pump and compressor stations.


AECOM's Energy practice provides a wide range of services from consulting and engineering design to energy engineering, energy procurement and construction (EPC) for power, energy efficiency, and renewable energy clients. Our understanding of the big picture - and the interconnection between generation, distribution, storage, and the demand side of the meter - allows us to deliver holistic strategies that improve and modernize next generation energy infrastructure. We connect knowledge and experience across our global framework to bring together a unique combination of engineers, planners, scientists, and project managers who advance cleaner, secure, and more sustainable energy solution


Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor of Science Degree (Civil or Mechanical engineering preferred) from an ABET accredited college or university.

8 years of experience engineering transmission oil, gas and products pipeline, meter station design and pipeline construction projects in midstream/pipeline industry

projects in the midstream/pipeline industry.

Professional Engineer (P.E.) license required

Preferred Qualifications:

Minimum of 10 years of experience preferred

Experience in detailed design of gas compressor stations, liquid pump stations, bid documents preparation and FERC Filings

Strong written and verbal skills with an ability to lead engineering tasks

Proficient in Synergi Pipeline Simulator

Experience in large diameter, cross country pipeline experience in North America

Experience in local, state and/or United States federal permitting

Minimum 3 years as technical project lead (responsible for schedules and budgets)

Experience in design and construction of Horizontal Directional Drills (HDDs)

Experience in pipeline hydraulics and steady state simulation

Must have working knowledge of codes and standards for gas and/or liquid pipelines including CFR 49, Part 192 & 195, ASME 31.4 & 31.8

Experience in future fuels (e.g., Hydrogen) and carbon capture pipeline infrastructure

Additional Information

Relocation is not available for this position

Sponsorship is available for this position

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work. Whether you're working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there's never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you'll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm - access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We're the world's trusted global infrastructure firm, and we're in this together - your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

Join us and let's get started.

ReqID: J10067763

Business Line: Energy

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Keywords: AECOM, Houston , Project Pipeline Engineer, Engineering , Houston, Texas

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