Full-Time

Engineer – Pipeline Integrity

Venture Global LNG

Venture Global LNG

501-1,000 employees

Low-cost provider of U.S. LNG with CCS projects

Venture Capital
Energy

Mid, Senior

Belle Chasse, LA, USA + 1 more

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or commensurate work experience.
  • Leadership skills and aptitude for team building.
  • TWIC certification.
  • 5 or more years of experience in the natural gas pipeline industry with demonstrable experience in project management (construction or operations).
  • Intimate knowledge of 49 CFR 191 & 192 as applied to natural gas transmission pipeline integrity.
  • Knowledge of applicable natural gas pipeline industry construction practices, PHMSA, FERC, and agency requirements.
  • Working knowledge of gas compression technology, including general construction, commissioning, and operational practices.
  • PMP certification a plus.
  • Knowledge of engineering design standards and applicable natural gas industry codes and regulations.
  • Understanding of asset lifecycle management, system reliability, and gas transmission pipeline operations.
  • Excellent verbal and written/electronic communication.
  • Strong HSSE commitment and demonstrated HSSE leadership skills.
  • Valid driver’s license and capability of driving and being insured in the states of LA and TX at a minimum.
  • Physical movement capability to allow job duties in all VG transmission pipeline locations.
Responsibilities
  • Ensure the VG Transmission Pipeline Integrity Management Manual and its programs are applied on all VG transmission pipeline assets.
  • Develop, execute, and maintain detailed pipeline integrity plans aligned to the pipeline integrity manual and associated regulatory requirements.
  • Develop and maintain historical pipeline integrity data for VG transmission pipeline assets.
  • Support the development, execution, and refinement of pipeline major service plans for all VG transmission pipeline assets.
  • Ensure applicable regulatory codes (ex: 49 CFR 191/192) are reflected in the pipeline integrity plan activities and outcomes.
  • Provide support for regulatory compliance of transmission pipeline assets, including assistance with site audits and field visits and support for PHMSA and FERC visits and/or data request.
  • Develop and execute an assurance program for pipeline integrity to provide feedback to VG transmission pipeline asset owners.
  • Prepare recurring formal transmission pipeline integrity reports for VG management.
  • Provide regular briefings to VG transmission pipeline asset owners with predictive or observed changes to pipeline integrity.
  • Propose and implement mitigation plans for transmission pipeline assets as required.
  • Support activity related to upstream gas suppliers to VG with non-standard operational activity, major maintenance planning, process upset condition SOP’s, and other related items.
  • Establish and maintain technical interfaces with all VG facilities and projects for transmission pipeline integrity management requirements.
  • Develop SOP’s and procedures to ensure best practices are uniformly applied across all VG transmission pipeline assets.
  • Provide subject matter guidance for Pipeline Operations field team as required.
  • Support development and refinement of VG transmission pipeline OPEX budgets for pipeline integrity items, including detailed cost planning for major brownfield events.
  • Define the required Operator Qualifications (OQ’s) and training required for personnel working on VG transmission pipeline integrity plan activities.
  • Identify continuous improvement opportunities related to VG transmission pipeline integrity program/manual.
  • Participate in asset decision making by producing & communicating metrics-based risk analysis as related to transmission pipeline integrity.
  • Review and comment on Engineering deliverables, plans, and procedures related to transmission pipeline integrity.
  • Support pipeline operations work related to LA811 / TX811 one-call programs in the role of transmission pipeline integrity SME.

Venture Global LNG, a leading provider of U.S. LNG, is recognized for its commitment to long-term, low-cost energy solutions and its significant contribution to the industry with its 60 MTPA production capacity in Louisiana. The company's dedication to environmental sustainability is evident in its development of Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) projects at each of its facilities. With its strategic location on the Mississippi River, Venture Global Plaquemines LNG is poised to deliver clean, affordable energy globally, setting it apart in the energy sector.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$10.1B

Headquarters

Arlington, Virginia

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

23%

1 year growth

74%

2 year growth

143%