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Date: Apr 2, 2018

Location: North Canton, OH, US, 44720

Company: Williams

Supervisor Engineering
ReqID: 97025
Number of Openings: 1
Location: North Canton, Ohio 44720
Operating Area/Functional Area: Northeast G & P


Bring your energy to ours. Help us become the premier provider of large-scale natural gas infrastructure in the United States.  At Williams, we’re focused on being great. If you are a high-performer and are committed to contributing to something much bigger than yourself, you are going to love working here. We’re well positioned to help meet the growing demand for natural gas as a cleaner-burning domestic energy source.
Hear from our employees on why they chose a career at Williams:


Our organization is seeking a highly skilled Supervisor of Engineering to join our workforce. This role will lead a diverse group of engineers and engineering related Tech Services functions primarily supporting our gas gathering facilities and pipelines. This will include managing franchise capital, collaborating with internal and external groups, system engineering programs, planning and facility commissioning.



  • Leads the Tech Services engineering team distributing workload and supporting efforts to improve operability, maintainability, and reliability of existing assets within Operations.
  • Oversees tactical project activities through collaboration with Engineering Services project managers, consulting engineers, construction inspectors, and contractors to ensure engineering deliverables are accurate and on time.
  • Collaborates widely offering technical support to all functional departments and initiatives to include Standards Steering Committees (WIMS), Operations through operating procedures support and as part of troubleshooting, construction through work plan reviews, environmental health and safety, regulatory compliance, optimization, start-up, and turnaround teams.
  • Executes maintenance capex budget, efficiency budget, and project prioritization efforts.
  • Utilizes developed process workflows, operational performance data, and the support of subject matter experts to aid in decision making, project justification, and potential project development.
  • Participates in planning, commissioning, and start-up of greenfield facilities and brownfield expansions.
  • Partakes in facility engineering reviews, design reviews, Process Hazard Analysis, Layer of Protection Analysis, model reviews, PSM audits, etc.
  • Contributes to Management of Change review huddles as the technical mechanical review role and to ensure consistency across MOC’s for quality.


 Functional/Technical Competencies:

  • The successful candidate will have in-depth knowledge of natural gas gathering facilities, pipelines, and regulation facilities.
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities.
  • Strong financial decision making abilities.
  • Advanced computer experience with Microsoft Office, with some level of exposure to Promax, IPRSM, SynerGEE, AutoCAD, and Pipeline Toolbox.
  • Ability to manage multiple complex projects with a high level of customer satisfaction.
  • Ability to mentor others through technical training and guidance on planning, scheduling, and engineering subjects.
  • Motivation and ability to improve existing processes through the use of lean critical thinking skills.

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.
  • Self Knowledge – Personally explores and seeks feedback from others to understand talents, motivations, values, and developmental needs; utilizes understanding to improve performance and build relationships.
  • Champions inclusion/works well with others - Values and encourages diversity; respects and leverages the backgrounds, capabilities and ideas of others, resulting in collaborative working relationships.



  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or other technical field.
  • At least 6 years engineering experience; leadership experience preferred.
  • Experience in several of the following areas: Front-line supervision, Operations, Design, Project Management, Business Development, Construction, and Environmental.



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
Williams is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be 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, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected under applicable discrimination law.

Nearest Major Market: Canton
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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