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Date: May 18, 2017

Location: Horseheads, NY, US, 14845

Company: Williams


Engineer III
ReqID: 79823
Number of Openings: 1.0
Location: Horseheads, New York 14845
Operating Area/Functional Area: Engineering Services


Bring your energy to ours. Help us become the premier provider of large-scale natural gas infrastructure in the United States. Engineers are vital to our business. They help meet energy needs by working on some of the most exciting industry projects in the United States. If you are driven to push the boundaries and not accept the status quo, and you thrive in a constantly-changing environment, we’d like to talk to you.

Hear from our employees on why they chose a career at Williams:


Williams is a premier developer and operator of energy infrastructure in North America; one of the top gathering and processing companies in the country and a major interstate transporter of natural gas.


Our organization is seeking a highly skilled Project Engineer to join our workforce at our Horseheads, NY location.  The primary responsibility of this role is to provide overall technical support for the development of projects and coordinate functions with internal and external technical resources to meet project requirements for design functionality, schedule, and cost.




  • Lead efforts and project teams to improve operability, maintainability, and reliability of existing assets.
  • Oversee any project activities of third party project managers, consulting engineers, construction inspectors, and contractors.
  • Participate in planning, commissioning, and start-up of new and modified facilities.
  • Utilize computer modeling and data analysis tools to aid in the evaluation, justification, and development of solutions to problems and/or opportunities.
  • Influence decisions that improve reliability and operability, reduce operating costs, and create a sustainable competitive advantage.
  • Utilize systems, processes, and support the subject matter expert to aid in decision making and potential project development.
  • Translate project plans into coherent, credible, realistic project schedules.
  • Prepare and provide schedule progress and risk reports, trending charts, and schedule analysis.



Functional/Technical Competencies:

  • Have computer experience with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Projects, PowerPoint, and Excel Work products.
  • Possess the ability to manage multiple complex projects with a high level of customer satisfaction.
  • Have the motivation and ability to improve existing processes.
  • Understand complex systems and be able to identify potential areas of improvement.



Leadership Competencies:

  • Integrity, Values, and Trust – Instills confidence of one’s intentions and positively represents the organization by being responsible and trustworthy.
  • Drives for Results – Is motivated and determined to achieve objectives while working in compliance.
  • Customer/Stakeholder Focus – Makes customer and stakeholder needs a primary focus of one’s actions; develops and sustains effective relationships with customers and stakeholders.   
  • Communication – Exchanges thoughts and information clearly and concisely to ensure understanding of intended messages.




A Successful Candidate Will:

  • Possess a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or other technical field.
  • Have minimum of 5 years of engineering experience in the oil and gas industry, but still acquiring higher level knowledge and capabilities.
  • Have experience with project engineering, construction and commissioning of natural gas pipelines, processing facilities, or related equipment.


A Successful Candidate May:

  • Possess a PE license.



Up to 25%


*This position will be filled at a level commensurate with experience

*Williams will pay relocation costs for this position



Regular/Temporary Assignment: R
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: E
Shift: N-Not Applicable
Percent of Travel: Up to 25%
Relocation Offered: Yes
Talent Scout Amount: $2,000.00

Nearest Major Market: Elmira

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