Tagging Authority

Bechtel Corporation

Requisition ID: 275152

Relocation Authorized: National – Single

Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project

Work Location: Gregory, TX

Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the worlds infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.

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# Project Overview

The Cheniere Corpus Christi Liquefaction (CCL) Project is a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) export facility located on the north shore of Corpus Christi Bay in Gregory, Texas. The 1,000 acre facility started bulk early works in July 2015 as the first greenfield export facility in the United States. Bechtel has successfully and safely completed construction and it now consists of three operating Trains with an LNG production capacity of approximately 15 million tons per year (MTPA), three LNG storage tanks with combined capacity of 480,000 cubic meters of LNG, 2 Jetty superstructures that can accommodate the world’s largest vessels, and dozens of associated buildings and utilities.

Corpus Christi Liquefaction Project Stage 3 (CCL3) is a new phase at the existing CCL facility and will consist of seven midscale liquefaction trains with an LNG production capacity of approximately 10 MTPA and associated infrastructure including utilities. CCL3 will perform all this work predominantly on a direct hire basis with support from only a few specialty and service subcontractors.

# Position Summary

The LOTO Tagging Authority (TA) will report to the Lead LOTO Tagging Authority and is responsible for receiving and acting on requests to perform work on components or systems that are energized or have the potential to be energized. The TA will be responsible for energy isolation management in accordance with corporate and project specific procedures. This position will primarily work nightshift but must be willing to work a flexible schedule if required, including, but not limited to nightshift, split shift, or day shift as needed by the project.

# Responsibilities

Manage the integrated LOTO program on the Project coordinating between subcontractors, JV partners, and all other affected entities to deliver a safe and uniform program for the control of work and isolation of hazardous sources of energy.

Ensure the energy isolation program complies with SWPP’s, STCP’s, and Q4Safety.

Use Q4Safety for electronic Energy Isolation Permits (EIP’s).

Provide input and support to the Construction, Operations, and Commissioning teams, in piping, mechanical, and electrical isolations.

Identify isolation boundaries based on work scope and develop and issue EIP’s.

Administer and manage the energy isolation program with strict enforcement and record keeping.

Perform other duties as directed in support of project activities.

Coordinate activities with other disciplines or areas and client representatives.

Maintain the training program and register on the project related to EIP’s.

Procure material required to support the energy isolation management program.

Monitors the activities of subcontractors to ensure compliance with energy isolation.

Problem resolution and inspection of EIP’s.

Monitor the installation of LOTO equipment such as Locks and Tags etc.

Work hours as required, including overtime, weekends, and holidays, as necessary to support the project.

# Qualifications and Skills

Basic Qualifications:

University/B.S degree in Engineering or Construction Management plus 6 years of experience or 10 years of equivalent industry experience in-lieu of a degree.

# Additional Qualifications:

Construction experience assigned to a construction site.

Heavy industrial direct hire construction experience.

Experience in oil, gas, refinery, petrochemical, minerals processing, or power generating station construction.

Knowledge of engineering and construction methods and processes customarily acquired over time through specialized instruction or practical experience.

Demonstrated ability to motivate and lead team members effectively & positively in a collaborative team environment.

Demonstrated ability to problem-solve in high pressure situations.

Computer literate in word processing and spreadsheet and database applications.

# Preferred Qualifications:

Experience on an LNG construction site especially along the U.S. Gulf Coast.

Understanding of applicable Bechtel work processes including Standard Work Process Procedures.

Advanced knowledge of Project Bechtel Standard Applications (BSAPs) including Setroute, Unifier, Aconex, DSCS, PTR, Agile, Navisworks, and other automation tools which are used on Bechtel projects.

Experience managing technical services subcontracts.

# Additional Information

Work includes field inspections and the physical ability to conduct field inspections which require the following activities: extensive walking in and around a construction site, climbing ladders, climbing scaffolding, working on elevated platforms, working on uneven surfaces and working in small or confined spaces. Some lifting may be required. Must have the ability to walk into and out of the project (enter/egress). Must be able to use appropriate standard issued Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) required for each assigned task (i.e. harness, life vest, lift buckets, etc.).

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through five global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; Mining & Metals; and Manufacturing & Technology. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.


Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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