Randstad Commissioning Engineer in Houston, Texas

Commissioning Engineer


Houston, TX Salary:

US$ 80,000 - US$ 100,000 per year Date Posted:

Thursday, October 13, 2016 Experience:

10 years Job Type:


Reference #:



Randstad Engineering

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Client that designs & constructs gas processing plants & refineries is looking for a Commissioning & Startup Engineer to join their team in Houston. You need a BS degree in Engineering and experience supporting hydrogen plant EPC projects. Client is only considering candidates local to Houston, TX at this time.

Responsibilities for the Commissioning Engineer

  • Ensure and verify the performance of the assigned startup and commissioning job in accordance with plans, specifications, and contract documents

  • Participate in the review of P&ID s and control strategies in view of start-up and safe operation of process plants

  • Coordinate with equipment disciplines to ensure that equipment commissioning and startup procedures are strictly understood and followed

  • Provide detailed equipment and P&ID walk down support to document field readiness against design

  • Review and comment on Operating Philosophies, Operating Manuals and startup procedures

  • Commission and/or troubleshoot DCS and PLC systems

  • Assist the Process Engineer in the initiation the performance test run based on contractual requirements

  • Assist the Systems Engineer with the training of the customer s personnel in the operation of the plant

Requirements for the Commissioning Engineer

  • 7-15 years of commissioning & startup experience supporting refinery, gas processing and similar heavy industrial plant projects

  • You need specific experience commissioning & starting up hydrogen plants

  • You need experience troubleshooting DCS and PLC systems

  • You need a BS degree in Engineering

  • You need some experience writing operating manuals and startup procedures

  • Must have experience leading control room operations in a refinery or gas processing plant

  • Must have good communication skills and excellent customer relations experience


  • Paid Vacation

  • 401K

  • Health Insurance available, and more

Job Number: 126108

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