Pipeline Applications Engineer

Location: 

Midland, TX, US, 79707 Midland, TX, US

Shawcor Composite Production Systems (Shawcor) manufactures and sells spoolable composite pipe and poly pipe, used primarily by oil and natural gas producers in applications which benefit from the product’s pressure and corrosion resistance capabilities. We have manufacturing facilities in Calgary, Alberta and Edmonton, Alberta, with additional sales, service and distribution facilities in Northern Alberta, Saskatchewan, Texas, Colorado, Utah, California, North Dakota, Pennsylvania and Australia. Shawcor is a highly successful global energy services company, leading its competitors in all market segments and financially positioned to continue its growth and success well into the future.

 

At Shawcor we have built a true team environment where all employees are empowered to contribute to the success of the company. Collaboration and communication are encouraged and good ideas are welcome from all functions and levels in the company.

 

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

 

The Pipeline Applications Engineer will be responsible for direct technical support to relevant stakeholders, primarily for oil and gas upstream pipelines in the Texas region, to ensure that Shawcor flexible composite pipeline products are designed, installed, and operated in a manner which will perform reliably.  This technical support will require achieving significant oil and gas pipeline industry expertise, while also sharing knowledge with co-workers; including design engineers, account managers, and pipeline installation staff. It will also include thoroughly and promptly addressing all customer technical concerns, collaborating with customers to develop solutions to their needs, and resolving any potential concerns related to pipeline installation, integrity, or operational issues. The Pipeline Applications Engineer will also drive the acceptance of Shawcor composite pipeline products within industry regulations, pipeline standards, and technical associations.

 

This position will be based in Midland, Texas to facilitate regular meetings with customers. Customers are in the Texas region, as well as other regions of the US. Flexible home/office hybrid work environment is typical.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Provide direct technical support to relevant stakeholders, primarily for oil and gas upstream pipelines in the Texas region, to ensure that Shawcor flexible composite pipeline products are designed, installed, and operated in a manner which will perform reliably.  This technical support will require achieving significant oil and gas pipeline industry expertise, while also sharing knowledge with co-workers; including design engineers, account managers, and pipeline installation staff. It will also include thoroughly and promptly addressing all customer technical concerns, collaborating with customers to develop solutions to their needs, and resolving any potential concerns related to pipeline installation, integrity, or operational issues.

 

  • Drive the acceptance of Shawcor composite pipeline products within industry regulations, pipeline standards, and technical associations. Achieve high visibility in these forums through presentations and leadership roles on committees.

 

  • Manage, troubleshoot, and effectively respond to operational or product performance concerns, including field visits.

 

  • Interact with Shawcor product and applications engineering groups to ensure best practices and shared experiences with regards to product applications, installations, product performance, processes and customer interactions.

 

  • Communicate opportunities for new products, testing, and services based on client needs for an expanded operating envelope.  Collaborate to ensure needs are addressed.

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

 

  • Experience in the oil and gas industry, primarily upstream facilities and pipelines, would be an asset.
  • Experience with flexible, composite pipeline systems would be an asset.
  • Experience with pipeline design and/or construction practices would be an asset.
  • Experience with Integrity Management would be an asset.
  • Superior dialogue and communication skills – written and verbal.
  • Strong client focused attitude and attention to detail.
  • Ability and proven experience to think creatively while learning and developing innovative solutions for client’s projects.
  • Ability to quickly adapt and excel in both a technical and a customer service environment.
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal. Fluency in Spanish would be an asset.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Materials, or Petroleum Engineering, or other relevant Eng discipline

 

Shawcor Composite Production Systems (Shawcor) manufactures and sells spoolable composite pipe and poly pipe, used primarily by oil and natural gas producers in applications which benefit from the product’s pressure and corrosion resistance capabilities. We have manufacturing facilities in Calgary, Alberta and Edmonton, Alberta, with additional sales, service and distribution facilities in Northern Alberta, Saskatchewan, Texas, Colorado, Utah, California, North Dakota, Pennsylvania and Australia. Shawcor is a highly successful global energy services company, leading its competitors in all market segments and financially positioned to continue its growth and success well into the future.

 

At Shawcor we have built a true team environment where all employees are empowered to contribute to the success of the company. Collaboration and communication are encouraged and good ideas are welcome from all functions and levels in the company.


Nearest Major Market: Midland