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Project Manager - Control Systems Upgrades

Houston, Texas, United States

Job Reference 1176343

Location Houston, Texas, United States

Industry Oil & Gas - Downstream

Function Project Management

Job Type Contract

Date Added November 18, 2022

Airswift has been tasked by one of its major clients to look for a Project Manager to work starting with a 1-year contract in Houston, TX. This will be a very long-term position that continues to renew, dependent upon strong performance.

The Project Manager responsibilities include tracking of their projects in the control engineering department, weekly reporting of their project statuses, and providing outsourced help as required supporting their projects.

Other specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Acts as the owner agent and makes technical decisions on behalf of the company.
  • This role will provide guidance and support for the following control engineering efforts:
  1. Project tracking
  2. Estimating and obtaining bids
  3. Cost reporting and projections
  4. Entering purchase requisitions and approving of invoices
  5. Commissioning
  6. Operations training
  • Understand the process, process equipment, and control equipment including associated electrical and instrumentation related to control systems.
  • Interact with operations to develop control system improvements to reduce potential for safety and environmental impact during normal and upset operating conditions.
  • Lead control engineering projects.
  • Support the preparation and utilization of specifications, details, maintenance procedures and documentation improvements for pipeline and related facilities.


  • A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field is required.
  • Professional Engineering Registration or other related control certifications are preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years’ project management experience and a minimum 15 plus years; experience in design and implementation of controls and related systems and 10 plus years’ experience in design and implementation of I&E work.
  • Must possess proficiency in the use of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Working knowledge of the various PHSMA, OSHA and industry standards as it relates to control engineering.
  • Must have the ability to perform light work, able to lift minimum of 20 pounds occasionally and be able to reach overhead, stoop, bend and twist while working.

About Airswift

Airswift is an international STEM workforce solutions provider. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry.


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