J-W Power Company, an industry leader for over 50 years, provides leasing, sales, parts and service of natural gas compression equipment, in both standard and custom packages. Our greatest asset is our culture, our people and the significant role each employee plays in the success of the organization. Experience the opportunity to grow with the largest privately-owned compression fleet organization in the United States.
This position is responsible for managing a team of Engineers and related support personnel in the accomplishment of product engineering objectives. Product engineering responsibilities include technical support, coordination of materials and resources required for the engineering work, ensuring engineering activities are compliant with applicable regulations, industry standards, and Company policies, as well as implement engineering procedures that align with production requirements and the safe, practical application of engineering related concepts and theories.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: may include any or all of the following.
Facilitate the flow of design and engineering work throughout the process in order to meet production requirements and customer expectations.
Review and approve product plans, drawings, and engineering specifications as well as other technical documents and provide guidance on the scope, feasibility, associated costs, timeline, milestones, etc.
Drive increased production efficiencies in, engineering, product development, logistics, customer service, and continuously implement “best practice” procedures and standards for production.
Serve as the management liaison with multiple internal departments as well as external customers to ensure the correct interpretation of product requirements, design and application.
Ensure engineering activities are compliant with all applicable regulations, standards, and Company policies.
Implement engineering procedures that align with product production requirements and ensure the safe, practical application of learned theory in design interpretation and engineering concepts.
Ensure engineers provide specifications for purchase of major equipment/materials for development projects.
Perform the role of the senior staff level engineer for purpose of production and design decision making and development of lower level Engineers.
Directly as well as indirectly manages employees in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. Scope may include supervision of direct reports as well as indirect supervision of their direct reports.
Directly/indirectly manages 5+ Engineers and support personnel.
This job description is intended to provide guidelines for job expectations and the employee’s ability to perform the position described. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills and abilities. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate. The company reserves the right to change this job description and/or assign tasks for the employee to perform based on business necessity.
REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS STATEMENT:
To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Demonstrated ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, blueprints, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Proven ability to communicate routine information and ideas, through legible handwriting and verbally with both management and other employees.
Demonstrated advanced working knowledge of various project management methodologies, application of engineering science and technology, including applying principles, techniques and procedures.
Demonstrated ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Demonstrated ability to identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
Proven hands-on leadership experience, providing a highly motivated and passionate work/leadership style, with team building experience; able to motivate and empower others while ensuring that each team member is utilized to their full potential.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related discipline and 12+ years of project/product engineering related experience or the equivalent combination of education and experience are required.
Five or more years in a supervisory role directly responsible for planning and maintaining work systems, procedures, and policies that enable and encourage the optimum performance of its people.
Oil and gas industry/gas compressor packaging and/or manufacturing and services experience, preferred.
Must be proficient with all Microsoft Office applications, databases, e-mail, and web-based applications
Familiarity with various types of accounting software and database systems
Advanced knowledge of electronics and engineering related computer programming/software
Internal Number: 17-0104
About J-W Power Company
J-W Power Company is an industry leader in the leasing, sales and servicing of natural gas compression equipment, in both standard and custom packages. We have been leasing compressor and compressor/maintenance packages for more than 40 years.
Operating the largest privately-owned compression fleet in the United States, with compressors ranging in size from 18 to 1,775 horsepower, J-W Power Company can provide gas compression services tailored precisely to your unique set of needs.
In addition, we are your best alternatives for compressor repair and maintenance, from monthly inspections to minor repairs and complete package rebuilds. We can also provide highly engineered compressor packages for air injection, compressed natural gas (CNG) and air-drilling applications.
From our 23,000 square foot parts warehouse in Longview, Texas, and 30 locations nationwide, we can provide overnight delivery of parts and accessories to any domestic location, even hard-to-find parts for ol