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I/C SYSTEMS PROJECT ENGINEER - Refinery Exp (TX)

Description:
THIS IS NOT FOR AN INTERN, THIS POSITION REQUIRES AT LEAST 10-15 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE.

Basic Function
An Instrument Project Engineer (IE) is responsible for the design and implementation of process instrumentation from initial conception through field installation. They are responsible for designs that provide the most reliable and cost-effective instrument systems. In addition, the IE provides consulting services to process designers in developing process design specifications, develops operating and training manuals for mechanical and process personnel and participates in training operating personnel.

An IE:
• Writes purchase and construction specifications and writes and performs Factory Acceptance Tests.
• Uses vendor software programs for sizing safety and control valves.
• Specifies, procures, and configures Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) and field hardware such as transmitters, controllers, pneumatic and electronic transmission system.
• Utilizes standards and best practices from American Petroleum Institute (API) and International Society of Automation (ISA), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to perform the above functions.

Responsibilities.
The Instrument and Controls Engineer may be responsible for:
• Function as project engineer on instrumentation and capital projects and large maintenance projects.
• Taking lead role on Instrumentation and controls capital projects including PLCs.
• Help identify areas where instrumentation/controls can improve plant operations and profitability.
• Developing capital and expense budget requirements related to instrumentation system upgrades, PM/PdM programs, repairs, expansions, etc.
• Serving as a technical resource to properly identify new and existing equipment specifications and proper operating parameters/ranges for instrumentation equipment.
• Overseeing application and interpretation of National Electric Code and other applicable city, state, federal codes and standards (e.g. NPRA, NFPA, API, ISA).
• Interact with Engineering and Construction contractors, both on-site and off-site.
• Leverage the application of instrumentation safety standards, mechanical integrity, design and maintenance.
• Using documentation systems and processes that maintain accurate instrumentation information and drawings.
• Support criticality assessments of the plant's instrumentation equipment.
• Design and evaluate Refinery Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS). Perform Safety Integrity Level (SIL) analysis and engineering upgrades of safety instrumented systems.

Basic Required Qualifications.
• Must be legally authorized to work in the United States, at least 18 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license.
• Must possess a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Industrial Engineering.
• Must have three or more years of instrumentation experience and three or more years of direct experience in a refinery, chemical and/or manufacturing industry.
• Demonstrated knowledge and use of SPI (InTools) database and specifications.
• Proficient in the specification, troubleshooting, maintenance and overhaul of process control values.
• Demonstrated knowledge of PLC's.
• Proficient in MS office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Projects).
• Must be willing and able to perform, comply with the following:
• Wear Nomex fire retardant clothing and personal protective equipment (such as steel-toe shoes, ear, and eye protection).
• Maintain face daily so that a respirator/face mask can seal properly (some examples include being free of facial hair and/or clean shaven), climb up to 200 feet in height and work in enclosed spaces such as tanks and silos

Preferred Qualifications:
• Industry certifications (ISA)

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 10 Paid Holidays with no waiting period
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Free Financial Consultant
• Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription card – BCBS
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Vacation Pay
• Per Diem Split, when applicable
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-021618TX
Job Location: Borger, TX
Rate: $BOE/HR
Per Diem: Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 11 Months or linger
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Assembly Technicians (NC)

Description:
Performs a variety of tasks ranging from repetitive to non-repetitive production assembly operations on electronic and/or mechanical assemblies and subassemblies such as modules, boards, panels, drawers, frames, and cables.

Works from diagrams and drawings, makes initial layouts, and uses hand and/or power tools, jigs, and saws. Makes continuity checks on work in process and completed.

May conduct quality inspections on processing line in accordance with quality specifications. May disassemble, modify, rework, reassemble, and test experimental or prototype assemblies and subassemblies according to specifications and under simulated conditions.

Duties
The Company will provide appropriate assistance in job training to enable employees to perform all necessary job functions including the following:

1. Work with blueprints, changes, specifications, work orders, etc. to assemble and install to quality requirements parts and assemblies.
2. Complete required data gathering transactions to facilitate assembly progression.
3. Setup and perform all manual and automated assembly operations, and portable machine functions required to accomplish assignments.
4. Perform any and all required pickup, rework, fabrication, change incorporation, functional testing or check during or after final assembly and/or assembly progression.
5. Move and/or obtain correct parts, materials, tools, assemblies, etc.
6. Use precision measuring instruments required to accomplish work assignments.
7. Report and/or investigate job handicaps such as: errors in parts, assembly procedures, tools, sequences, etc.
8. Perform routine minor machine maintenance as part of their daily work duties (e.g., where applicable, replacing machine filters, changing standard light bulbs on machines and equipment, maintaining lubrication/coolant levels, etc. as related to basic Total Preventative Maintenance duties).
9. Routinely move product within the immediate manufacturing work area, including across isle, using shop assigned equipment as required, and complete transactions necessary to move product to the next operation. On an exception basis, move product to the next operation within a building.
10. Support the continuous flow of product within the manufacturing process by training, coaching and assisting employees of all classification levels.
11. Document any discrepancies according to specification, process, and procedure.
12. Cross trains in inspection and becomes SIA qualified.
In addition, each employee may be asked, on occasion, to complete other duties and responsibilities as required by Spirit leadership.

Training and certification will be provided for the additional work when required.

Requirements:
8 HIGHLY EXPERIENCED ASSEMBLY TECHNICIAN CONTRACTORS ARE NEEDED

Duration is for 90 days

Work will be on the A350 and contractors do not need to bring their own tools.

Will be handling a surge of panels from Fabrication.

NEED HEAVY EMPHASIS ON DRILLING/INSTALLING, PREFERABLY COMPOSITE/TITANIUM STRUCTURES.

2nd shift 3:30PM - Midnight
3rd shift 11:00PM - 7:30AM

OT is possible

1. Verifies dimensions of parts using both mechanical and electronic measurement tools and, relative to these inspection duties, initiate and document corrective action for programming issues and other problems.
2. Employee must have the skill and knowledge to perform in all of the general functions of the Assembly Technician listed below:

Sealer
Assembler
Sub Assembly
Assembler/Installer Structures

Inspection to include the following:
· Maintain required personal certifications.
· Perform complete inspection, including first part review, of procured or fabricated parts and assemblies.
· Initiate and document any non-conforming condition for Material Review Board action.
· Perform process surveillance to assure compliance with requirements.
· Prepare and maintain quality records.
3. Setup and operate conventional and Computerized Numerical Controlled (CNC) fastening equipment to assemble components in accordance with engineering specifications, and/or the employee must have the skill and knowledge to perform in two or more of the specialties listed below:

Assembly/Installation Doors
Precision Bench Assembly
Pressure and vacuum testing

4. Provide high-level technical support and leadership relative to assembly and installation
5. Setup and operate conventional and/or Computerized Numerical Controlled (CNC) and fastening equipment of less than simultaneous 3-axis movement. Activities include, e.g. drivematic processes, etc., or the employee must have the skill and knowledge to perform in one or more of the specialties listed below:

Assembly/Installation of Structures
Sealer
Sub Assembly

Additionally, the employee must have the skill and knowledge to perform one or more of the specialty skills listed below:

Assembly/Installation Doors
Precision Bench Assembly
Pressure and vacuum testing
 
Job Number: FD-591268NC
Job Location: Kinston, NC
Rate: $28.00/HR
Per Diem: Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 3 Months
Start Date: 02/23/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Equipment Maintenance Technician (NC)

Description:
Looking for 6 Equipment Maintenance Technician for Kinston

MAINTENANCE-Technician 13.01

Dismantles, moves, assembles, installs, and repairs industrial machinery and equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, drawings, or verbal instructions. Dismantles equipment and machines using hammers, wrenches, crowbars, and other hand tools; moves machinery and equipment using hoists, dollies, rollers, and trucks; assembles and installs equipment such as conveyors and tram rails using hand and power tools; constructs foundations; aligns machines; performs scheduled inspection and maintenance.

Sets up and operates machine tools and fabrication machinery to rework or make new parts. Combined discipline in both Mechanical and Electrical skills sets is preferred, but core skills in either/or will also be strongly considered.

Duties:
1.      Assist higher grade employees in the completion of work or complete work under the direction of a higher grade employee in same job classification, or work plans.
2.      Perform root/cause analysis in support of reliability processes, and collaborate with vendors, engineering, team leader, customer, other crafts and management to solve equipment problems and develop corrective action.
3.      Enter and retrieve data from the CMMS system, and order parts required to accomplish the tasks, (except as relates to inventory, store, record, issue and any other duties related to material support technician.)
4.      Rework and maintain tools of all types and materials. Perform routine minor machine maintenance as part of their daily work duties (e.g., replacing machine filters, changing standard light bulbs on machines and equipment, maintaining lubrication/coolant levels, etc. as related to basic Total Preventative Maintenance duties).
5.      Train other employees in same job classification as requested or required.

In addition, each employee may be asked, on occasion, to complete other duties and responsibilities as required by Client leadership. 

Training and certification will be provided for the additional work when required.

Level B
1.      Use precision alignment and measuring instruments.
2.      Diagnose failures, determine parts and material requirements, and perform repairs as required to resume operation on the following:
CNC equipment
Motive equipment
Precision Pumps
3.      Operate plant equipment to fabricate and repair machine parts.
4.      Finish, scrape, flake, frost and lap to align and level machine beds, ways and related equipment.
5.      Lead, train, team with and plan sequence of work for assigned employees of equal and lower classifications in the Equipment Maintenance Technician Classification.

Requirements:
This is a 6 month contract position. Contractors will be temporarily assisting with bladder inspection, utilizing newly implemented X-Ray inspection.

Looking for contractors for All three shifts
Overtime / weekends
Local talent, preferred but if not found will accept out of state
On site interviews
6 month duration
Computer skills and mechanical

They will be processing bladders through a X-Ray machine looking for defects

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 6 Paid Holidays
• Blue Cross Blue Shield – Group Medical Insurance Plan
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Vacation Pay
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-569533NC
Job Location: Kinston, NC
Rate: $33.00/HR
Per Diem: Yes - Possible
Overtime: Yes, as needed
Duration: 6 Months
Start Date: 12/15/2017
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Assembly Mechanics (KS)

Description:
Assemble, install, seal, rig, inspect, and complete precision and other structural and system components, working from drawings, documents, process specifications, quality control requirements, and established processes and procedures. Functional test and correct, fit form and function of assemblies and components.

Duties:
The Company will provide appropriate assistance in job training to enable employees to perform all necessary job functions including the following:
1. Work with blueprints, changes, specifications, work orders, etc. to assemble and install to quality requirements parts and assemblies.
2. Complete required data gathering transactions to facilitate assembly progression.
3. Setup and perform all manual and automated assembly operations, and portable machine functions required to accomplish assignments.
4. Perform any and all required pickup, rework, fabrication, change incorporation, functional testing or check during or after final assembly and/or assembly progression.
5. Move and/or obtain correct parts, materials, tools, assemblies, etc.
6. Use precision measuring instruments required to accomplish work assignments.
7. Report and/or investigate job handicaps such as: errors in parts, assembly procedures, tools, sequences, etc.
8. Perform routine minor machine maintenance as part of their daily work duties (e.g., where applicable, replacing machine filters, changing standard light bulbs on machines and equipment, maintaining lubrication/coolant levels, etc. as related to basic Total Preventative Maintenance duties).
9. Routinely move product within the immediate manufacturing work area, including across isle, using shop assigned equipment as required and complete transactions necessary to move product to the next operation. On an exception basis, move product to the next operation within a building.
10. Support the continuous flow of product within the manufacturing process by training, coaching and assisting employees of all classification levels.
11. Document any discrepancies according to specification, process, and procedure.
12. Cross trains in inspection and becomes SIA qualified.

Sealer - Seal parts, assemblies and sub-assemblies fillet and fay, apply leveling compound or scotch cast etc.
• Pressure / Vacuum Test - Perform visual and auditory leak checks in aircraft sections
• Precision Bench Assembly - Assemble precision aircraft parts and assemblies such as landing gear, control linkage etc.
• Sub-Assembly - Assemble parts to make sub assemblies using templates, jigs, and fixtures
• Assembly / Installation Structures - Assemble structural parts, assemblies, and skins to make larger assemblies
• Assembly / Installation Doors - Pre- assemble, trim, fit , rig , seal, align, and adjust aircraft door systems
Integral Fuel Cell - Apply sealing compounds to seal fuel cell and wing section components
• Inspection - Inspect and document non conformances on final assemblies, subassemblies, systems, and installations
Verifies dimensions of parts using both mechanical and electronic measurement tools and, relative to these inspection duties, initiate and document corrective action for programming issues and other problems.

Requirements:
Looking for resources interested in possible contract to direct.

3-5 years aircraft sheet metal assembly - preferably large structures.

Must have heavy background of sealing, drilling and countersinking. Need at least some experience building the structure of the aircraft - not exclusively MRO experience.
 
Job Number: FD-589944KS
Job Location: Wichita, KS
Rate: $28.00/HR
Per Diem: Possible
Overtime: Yes
Duration: 3 Months
Start Date: 02/26/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Product Design Engineer - Agricultural (KS)

Description:
This Client uses Creo 4 and Windchill for their CAD package, so that experience would be helpful, but any 3D modeling experience could work.

We need to fill 3 different spots:

1st position: focused on structures and analysis, FEA using pro-mechanica or similar software.

Summary
Designs, develops, improves, and tests agricultural products/equipment and provides engineering support for all aspects of assigned product line to ensure functionality, quality, cost, and schedule.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities-include the following. Other duties may be assigned that require other qualifications, physical demands, and/or work environment.

• Follows all Great Plains policies and OSHA safety regulations and wears prescribed safety and protective equipment.
• Assists with the development of the product design, manufacturing, and functionality.
• Identifies any problems with the implementation or available resources that may affect the schedule or budget and communicates such problems accordingly.
• Analyzes the risks of a new design or process and communicates results to the engineering manager.
• Provides support to manufacturing to ensure product is fabricated and assembled based on the intended functionality of the design.
• Develops and maintains procedures and processes that support core machine technologies.
• Interfaces with others in the organization and customers to jointly determine customer needs and solutions.
• Designs products and systems to interface machines, hardware, and software.
• Supervises preparation of product layout and detailed drawings and schematics.
• Implements the product design within the schedule and budget parameters.
• Supervises manufacturing or building of prototype product or system.
• Evaluate field testing and recommend design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.
• Plans and develops experimental test programs.
• Analyzes test data and reports to determine if design meets functional and performance specifications.
• Confers with research and other engineering personnel and prepares design modifications as required.
• Evaluates engineering test results for possible application to development of systems or other uses.
• Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product to engineering manager.
• Recommends changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of shop, department, or work crew to engineering manager.

Supervisory Responsibilities
Supervisory Position: No

Qualifications- To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the principle knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience
Level 6: Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Skills
Level 4: Ability to analyze journals, technical procedures, or regulations. Write reports, correspondence, and procedure manuals. Effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, customers, and the general public.

Mathematical Skills
Level 5: Mathematical concepts such as exponents, logarithms, quadratic equations, permutations, frequency distribution, test reliability and validity, and analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory, and factor analysis.

Reasoning Ability
Level 5: Define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Computer Skills
Level 2: Word processing, Internet, Email, Spreadsheets, Software Concepts, Hardware, Presentations, Graphics, Multimedia

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
N/A

Other Skills and Abilities
N/A

Physical Demands- The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical Capacity Level
Level 4: Exerting 50 to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 25 to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or 10 to 20 pounds of force constantly.

Work Environment- The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical Capacity Level
Level 4: Exerting 50 to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 25 to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or 10 to 20 pounds of force constantly.

Work Environment- The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
Job Number: FD-020918KS
Job Location: Asseria, KS
Rate: $BOE/HR
Per Diem: No - Local Candidates Only
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 3-6 Months or Longer
Start Date: 02/26/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Electrical & Instrumentation Designer - Refinery Exp (OK)

Description:
Basic Purpose/Accountabilities: Responsible for the coordination of all phases of project efforts related to the production of documents associated with the detailing of an assigned project undertaken by the Refinery Technical Services Group.

Works directly with managers, supervisors, and team leads to plan and execute assigned projects.

Primary Functions/Responsibilities:
Safety
• Provide an environment and system that results in all work being conducted safely, environmentally friendly, and technically sound. Ensures that all compliance requirements are met or exceeded.
People
• Actively plan and coordinate all aspects of the project team’s efforts and objectives.
Integrity
• Responsible, accountable, and will deliver on any and all commitments made by the various project disciplines.
Responsibility
• Assign design and drafting resources to develop, design, construct, and start up assigned projects.
• Client and Ponca City recognized expertise lead in regard to design standards and processes.
• Ensures all quality measurements are achieved.
• Resource for direct and contract designers.
• Provide technical assistance to the field coordinators.
• Understand, support, and implement the Front End Loading work process and other best practice project execution.
• Communicates project priorities and personnel requirements to affected disciplines to ensure proper project scheduling.
• Conduct project quality assurance reviews with the various project leads.
Innovation
• Participate in and support the PSM group and RTS Engineering by using the best practices/lessons learned.
• Assist in identifying cost savings for project designs and or the Evergreen Systems.
Teamwork
• Participate in training opportunities.
• Network with peers internally and externally to share best practice information.
• Be a resource for training and developing Designers in order to support and enhance their work and progress.
• Provide guidance and mentorship to Designers.

Critical Skills:
• Technical/Functional Expertise
• Able to interact with Contractors
• Strong project and CAD experience
• Associate Degree in Detailed Design

Leadership Criteria:
• Uses technical expertise to contribute to the success of the team and refinery.
• Accountable and delivers on commitments.
• Customer focused.
• Has courage to surface and resolve conflicts.
• Strongly encourages creativity, innovation and continuous improvement
• Drive company core values.
• Provides constructive feedback to team members.
• Ability to balance multiple projects and assignments simultaneously and to prioritize the work.
• Ability to communicate, both verbally and in written form in a professional manner.

Other:
• Able to lift 50 lbs.
• Able to walk continuously for 3 hours
• Able to work outside for 10 hrs.
• Able to climb ladders to a height of 30’.

Other duties as assigned or deemed necessary.

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 10 Paid Holidays with no waiting period
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Free Financial Consultant
• Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription card – BCBS
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Vacation Pay
• Per Diem Split, when applicable
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-020518OK
Job Location: Ponca City, OK
Rate: $BOE/HR BOE
Per Diem: Possible Split
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 11 Months or longer
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Electrical Engineer - Power - Refinery Exp (OK)

Description:
Electrical engineer provides project develop, technical expertise and project management in all areas related to the Ponca City Refinery’s electrical system.

The primary responsibility of this position is to provide electrical engineering for refinery capital improvement projects.

Electrical engineers occasionally have responsibilities related to instrumentation. This position will be in the Refinery Technical Services group.

Responsibilities for an Electrical Engineer include but are not limited to:

1. Develop on e-line diagrams that will accomplish the needs of a project and the reliability of the refinery.
a. How to implement enough to control cost on a project while allowing expansion in the future
b. Show protective relaying schemes.

2. Develop options and develop Substation layouts that will accomplish the need of a project and the reliability of the refinery.
c. How to implement enough to control cost on a project while allowing expansion in the future
d. Show equipment layout using appropriate working space requirements.

3. Brainstorm options and develop Medium Voltage and low voltage feeder routing using either cable tray or conduit in classified areas.
e. Use proper grounding.
f. Structural steel to run the tray on.
g. Interface between multiple engineering disciplines required to get the steel done.

4. Conduct and evaluate power studies (with ETAP) of electrical systems to verify that the new electrical equipment will work for:
h. Load Flow
i. Voltage Drop
j. Incident Energy (Arc Flash)
k. Short Circuit Current Analysis (Bracing)

5. Medium Voltage Switchgear experience in design
l. Writing specifications
m. Approve vendor (shop) drawings
n. Incorporating protective relaying schemes using Schweitzer relays
o. Familiar with GE Powervac switchgear and GE’s new Entelliguard system

6. Medium Voltage MCC’s (Specific to Allen Bradley)
p. Writing specifications
q. Approve vendor (shop) drawings
r. Brainstorm electrical schematics used to install the MCCs
s. Incorporating protective relaying schemes using Schweitzer relays

7. Medium Voltage Bus Duct
t. Writing specifications
u. Approve vendor (shop) drawings

8. Unit substation Medium & Low Voltage transformers
v. Writing specifications
w. Approve vendor (shop) drawings
x. Incorporating protective relaying schemes using Schweitzer relays

9. Low Voltage Switchgear (Schweitzer relaying and GE’s new Entelliguard)
y. Writing specifications
z. Approve vendor (shop) drawings
aa. Incorporating protective relaying schemes using Schweitzer relays
bb. Familiar with GE Powervac switchgear and GE’s new Entelliguard system

10. Low Voltage Bus Duct
cc. Writing specifications
dd. Approve vendor (shop) drawings
11. Low Voltage MCCs
ee. Writing specifications
ff. Approve vendor (shop) drawings
gg. Brainstorm electrical schematics used to install the MCCs

Minimum applicable experience is 5+ years.

Must have a BSEE Degree.

Interface with vendors, engineering contractors and construction contractors throughout a project.

Manage power requirements and coordinate with other projects in progress.

Prepare cost estimates (both budgetary and definitive) for current and future electrical projects.

Review and approve electrical drawings for projects pertaining to equipment location, one-line diagrams, electrical area classification and schematics.

Support multidisciplinary projects by providing electrical expertise and recommendations.

Plan and promote all work to be completed in a safe manner.

Perform safety inspections and project pre-startup safety reviews.

Manage electrical projects (e.g., safety, cost & schedule) from conceptual studies, design, construction and safe start-up.

Perform preliminary engineering studies by preparing project objectives letter, milestone schedule and cost estimate for current and future projects.

Application of the company standards in electrical design, equipment specifications, construction and testing.

Participate in the development of work scope for electrical equipment related to turnaround and capital projects.

Develop projects to meet Reliability Group objectives including capacity, growth, reliability, maintainability and expendability.

Application and interpretation of National Electric Code and other applicable codes and standards (e.g. NFPA, API, UL, API, etc.)

Adherence to city and county regulations including special equipment approvals (UL) and building permits.

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 10 Paid Holidays with no waiting period
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Free Financial Consultant
• Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription card – BCBS
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Vacation Pay
• Per Diem Split, when applicable
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-020618OK
Job Location: Ponca City, OK
Rate: $BOE/HR
Per Diem: No - but a PD Split is possible
Overtime: Yes, as needed
Duration: 11 Months or longer
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Electrical Engineer - Power - Refinery Exp (KS)

Description:
Our Client is seeking an Electrical Engineer for its Industrial / Energy group located in our Wichita, Kansas office. Engineering projects will include refining, gas processing and other related process facilities. This position is available due to growth opportunities.

Job Duties:
1. Prepare electrical equipment specification for MCC's, Switchgear, Substations and electrical equipment selection.
2. Review specifications, drawings and vendor equipment documentation from both within the electrical engineering discipline and with other engineering disciplines for compliance with the project requirements.
3. Apply design knowledge in power distribution, grounding, lighting, control systems & equipment specification & selection.
4. Complete projects with the specified electrical deliverables such as equipment supplier bid evaluation, load list, electrical equipment, cable and conduit schedules, generator sizing, one-line diagrams for low & medium voltage, hazardous area classification drawings and ground grid design.
5. Ensure adherence to industry standards and building codes.

Job Requirements:
1. Demonstrated experience with electrical design projects including coordination with other engineering disciplines for oil & gas facilities.
2. Demonstrated experience in low & medium voltage power distribution (including power system design), equipment/ protective device sizing and power system studies.
3. Demonstrated experience with single line diagrams, area classifications, power and control schematics, wiring design, raceway design specific to tray and conduit systems, lighting and grounding design and electrical installation details.
4. Understanding of engineering specifications with motors, transformers, switchgear, MCC’s, VFD’s, soft starters, and UPS systems.
5. Highly organized, self-motivated and able to handle multiple project tasks. Excellent presentation and written communication skills, time management and organizational skills are required.
6. Ability to work under the pressure of deadlines, be self-directed, exhibit good business judgment and the ability to handle confidential information appropriately.
7. PE license is preferred.
8. Proficient user of MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel and Internet)
9. Compliance with client drug/alcohol and safety programs.

Benefits Offered:
1. Group health plan
2. Dental plan
3. Paid time off (PTO)
4. Short & long-term disability insurance
5. Life insurance
6. Section 125 Cafeteria plan
7. 401k retirement plan
8. Profit sharing pension plan
9. Relocation allowance
10. YMCA membership
11. On-site wellness coach
 
Job Number: FD-020418KS
Job Location: Wichita, KS
Rate: $BOE/HR
Per Diem: No - Local Candidates Only
Overtime: Possible
Duration: Perm Job Offer
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Project Manager - Refinery Experience (TX)

Description:
The Project Manager works directly for the Capital Project Team Lead and is accountable for coordinating and managing multiple Refinery-based projects from early front-end loading through detailed design, procurement and construction. Project sizes range between $0.5MM and $20MM and may include the following responsibilities:

• Coordination and management of multiple capital projects. Serve as the single point of accountability for project status and performance.
• Facilitate multi-disciplinary project teams to define and validate project assumptions, scope and development plans from early FEL through commissioning and startup.
• Work with others within the refinery to develop project funding documents and facilitate project funding requests with management.
• Ensure all project engineering activities are implemented in a manner consistent with Client core values, Client engineering and refining standards and required practices as well as applicable federal, state and local regulations.
• Utilize the Client Site Small Project Development Process and related tools to guide each project's development.
• Facilitate the development of detailed Project Execution Plans which include engineering, procurement, construction and prepare-to-operate activities.
• Develop and/or facilitate project cost estimates and schedules.
• Active engagement and leadership in process safety management including management of change, hazard reviews and pre-startup safety reviews.
• Actively drive project safety through engineering design, project execution practices and personal involvement in construction planning and field activities.
• Coordinate with others to define and secure the necessary environmental and other project-related permits.
• Accountable for the development and/or evaluation of bid specifications for contract services, equipment and materials.
• Accountable for the identification and active management of project risks.
• Regularly report and forecast project cost and schedule performance and issue various project status reports throughout the life of a project.
• Accountable for active engagement and leadership in the project change management process.
• Review and certify project related invoices to ensure only proper charges are paid.
• Maintain suitable records of correspondence, meetings and project decisions for reference and auditing purposes.
• Provide input to turnaround planning and support execution of turnarounds as required.
• Complete all project closeout documentation.

Qualifications

Basic/Required
• Legally authorized to work in the United States.
• Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering.
• Five or more years of experience in a process industry.
• Three or more years of experience managing capital projects.

Preferred
• Three or more years of project management experience in a refinery.
• Five or more years of experience working on capital projects in the midstream, chemicals or refining industry.
• Experience working with an engineering contractor as the client.
• Field experience on capital projects with an understanding of construction issues that indicate good engineering performance.
• Strong knowledge of engineering standards, procedures, and best practices with ability to apply to specific project requirements.
• Ability to influence and direct the work of others without a “line of sight” reporting structure.
• Self-starter capable of working with limited supervision.
• Familiarity with MS Project, Primavera, Icarus, SAP.

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 10 Paid Holidays with no waiting period
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Free Financial Consultant
• Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription card – BCBS
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Vacation Pay
• Per Diem Split, when applicable
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-020218TX
Job Location: Borger, TX
Rate: $BOE/HR
Per Diem: Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 11 Months or longer
Start Date: 02/26/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Project Engineer - Small Projects - Refinery Exp (TX)

Description:
Small Projects - Project Engineer working under Supervision of a Project Manager

Responsibilities are:
• Direct the engineering contractor assigned to the project.
• Lead organization and execution of design reviews of engineering documents and models.
• Coordinate and reviews vendor documents.
• Interface with the Business Unit to obtain input into engineering.
• Assist in preparation of the Scope of Work for documents.
• Track and manage engineering progress.
• Engage Maintenance and Operations in both the FEL and execution phases.
• Facilitate constructability input into design.
• Participate in schedule and cost reviews for assigned work areas.
• Ensure specifications and internal standards are followed in design.
• Ensure Quality is integrated into the design documents.
• Support construction through review and responses to Requests For Information (RFI).
• Project MOC development and participate in system punch-listing, completion activities, and PSSRs.


Basic Requirements:
Required Skills and Competencies are:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering.
• Basic understanding of the FEL project process and interactions required to execute a project.
• 3+ year’s work experience in an industrial process facility.
• Fundamental knowledge of processes and technical standards.
• Knowledgeable of industry codes & standards applicable to refineries such as API and NFPA.
• Software: AutoCAD, MS Office, MS Project
• Ability to specify appropriate equipment and material as well as evaluate alternatives.
• Understanding of the estimating process and developing budgets within a WBS.
• Experience in working with various Engineering disciplines.
• Good understanding of Safety and Environmental policies and processes.
• Interactive skills necessary to coordinate a team of technical professionals.
• Ability to effectively communicate with a diverse group of professionals.
• Fundamental understanding of Quality requirements and the role of Quality in the project.
• Ability to lead safety in the field and participates in field safety meetings and job safety analysis reviews

Preferred Skills and Competencies are:
• Familiar with SAP, Primavera, Icarus
• Experience with directing engineering contractors.
• Experience in the Operating and or Maintenance departments.
• Good communication and negotiation skills.
• Competent in written communications and presentations.
• Field experience in construction related activities.

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 10 Paid Holidays with no waiting period
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Free Financial Consultant
• Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription card – BCBS
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Vacation Pay
• Per Diem Split, when applicable
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-020318TX
Job Location: Borger, TX
Rate: $BOE/HR
Per Diem: Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 11 Months or longer
Start Date: 02/12/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Mechanical Designers - Refinery Experience (OK)

Description:
Mechanical Designer:
Looking for two mechanical designers. These designers would need to have 5 to 10 years of experience.

Primary Functions/Responsibilities:

Safety:
Provide an environment and system that results in all work being conducted safely, environmentally friendly, and technically sound. All compliance requirements will be met.

Integrity:
Responsible, accountable, and will deliver on all commitments

Responsibility:
Provide design and drafting expertise to develop, mechanical detail design packages for projects

Provide quality design packages that satisfy the Refinery Standards and Guidelines

Must be able to create a design schedule and complete projects in a timely manner

Strong project and CAD experience; (MicroStation experience a plus)

Must be able to gather field data and measurements
Must be able to climb stairs and ladders
Strong team player
Candidate will review and check vendor drawings

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 10 Paid Holidays with no waiting period
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Free Financial Consultant
• Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription card – BCBS
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Vacation Pay
• Per Diem Split, when applicable
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-020718OK
Job Location: Ponca City, OK
Rate: $BOE/HR
Per Diem: No - but a PD Split is possible
Overtime: Yes, as needed
Duration: 11 Months or longer
Start Date: 02/26/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Scheduler - Estimator/Capital Project Planner - Petro (TX)

Description:
Role Description:
Under direction of Client, Planner, provide Primavera 6 schedules for purposes of tracking and improving performance on Capital Projects.

Primary Responsibilities:
Building schedules in adherence to the Client and Site Primavera scheduling requirements.

Conducting schedule optimization reviews and implementing identified improvements.

Conducting schedule diagnostics and analysis to assure/maintain schedule quality and integrity.

Providing progress data and remaining work/duration forecasts for cost controls functions.

Performing schedule progress analysis to identify and initiate action with capital project leadership on underperforming areas.

Generating required progress reports, metrics and analysis.

Required Skills:
Ability to perform all skills required of Schedulers.

Proficient in Primavera P6 scheduling and data base management.

5+ years of experience in complex oil refinery capital projects or turnaround scheduling.

- Able to perform complex schedule imports and merges
- Able to perform complex schedule diagnostics
- Able to troubleshoot problems and provide timely, effect solutions or options
- Organized, self‐motivated, proactive, creative and results oriented
- Detailed knowledge of refinery maintenance and construction methods and dynamics
- Understanding of refinery safety and environmental policies, procedures and practices

Proficient Excel user, including data imports, pivot tables and graphing

Preferred Skills and Attributes:
- Proficient in Microsoft Outlook and Word
- Familiarity with the SAP Plant Maintenance (PM) and Material Management (MM) modules
- 10+ years of experience in oil refinery capital projects or turnaround planning and field execution leadership
- Effective interpersonal communication skills with all levels of the organization
- Ability to coach peers effectively in high‐impact situations
- Ability to develop concepts to the point of practical applications and a demonstrated ability to implement these applications in the field
- Ability to conceive, define and communicate proposals and long-range plans for continuous scheduling improvements
- Able to manage risk, analyze cost/benefits and drive change
- Able to manage stakeholders and secure understanding and ownership of activity timing within key discipline leadership
- Able to manage change and resolve conflicts

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 10 Paid Holidays with no waiting period
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Free Financial Consultant
• Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription card – BCBS
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Vacation Pay
• Per Diem Split, when applicable
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-020818TX
Job Location: Borger, TX
Rate: $ BOE/HR
Per Diem: Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 11 Months or longer
Start Date: 02/26/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

NC Programmer - Level 3 (OK)

Description:
Provides numerical control, machining, and programming technical expertise to cross-functional engineering and manufacturing teams. Establishes technical requirements for manufacturing and producibility.

Plans, creates, verifies, and revises machine control data and documentation that directs the operations for numerically controlled machines and robots required to manufacture and inspect parts, tools and assemblies.

Plans and guides the development and integration of new machining techniques and manufacturing methods, processes, and software.

Apply knowledge of engineering data, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, and machine control languages in order to plan, create and revise machine-control data and associated inspection plans.

Ability to create and revise measuring machine programs and/or computer generated solid models, statistical process-control graphic aids, in-process inspection graphic aids, and key characteristics media.

Ability to create and/or validate machine-control data, inspection point coordinate data and documentation.

Education/Experience:
Bachelor's and 6 to 9 years' related work experience, a Master's degree and 4 to 7 years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Must be available to work any shift
OT is as needed
Phone interviews will be conducted

SKILLS NEEDED:
SmartCam is needed
Strong 3/4 axis experience
Catia V5 is helpful but not needed
SAP is helpful but not needed

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 6 Paid Holidays
• Blue Cross Blue Shield – Group Medical Insurance Plan
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Vacation Pay
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-580985OK
Job Location: McAlester, OK
Rate: $50.00/HR
Per Diem: Yes - Possible - plus possible split
Overtime: Yes, as needed
Duration: 6 Months or longer
Start Date: 02/16/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

NC Programmer - Level 3 (OK)

Description:
Provides numerical control, machining, and programming technical expertise to cross-functional engineering and manufacturing teams. Establishes technical requirements for manufacturing and producibility.

Plans, creates, verifies, and revises machine control data and documentation that directs the operations for numerically controlled machines and robots required to manufacture and inspect parts, tools and assemblies.

Plans and guides the development and integration of new machining techniques and manufacturing methods, processes, and software.

Apply knowledge of engineering data, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, and machine control languages in order to plan, create and revise machine-control data and associated inspection plans.

Ability to create and revise measuring machine programs and/or computer generated solid models, statistical process-control graphic aids, in-process inspection graphic aids, and key characteristics media.

Ability to create and/or validate machine-control data, inspection point coordinate data and documentation.

Education/Experience:
Bachelor's and 6 to 9 years' related work experience, a Master's degree and 4 to 7 years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Must be available to work any shift
OT is as needed
Phone interviews will be conducted

SKILLS NEEDED:
SmartCam is needed
Strong 3/4 axis experience
Catia V5 is helpful but not needed
SAP is helpful but not needed

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 6 Paid Holidays
• Blue Cross Blue Shield – Group Medical Insurance Plan
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Vacation Pay
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-581978OK
Job Location: McAlester, OK
Rate: $50.00/HR
Per Diem: Yes - Possible - plus possible split
Overtime: Yes, as needed
Duration: 6 Months or longer
Start Date: 02/16/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Supply Chain Procurement - Level 3 (KS)

Description:
Conducts, manages and maintains synchronization of a supply chain for obtaining goods and services for the company. Interfaces with internal and external customers and suppliers.

Acts as an authorized agent of the company with responsibility for managing all supplier-related activities and authority to commit company resources through contracts and agreements.

Manages inventory levels, simulation, modeling forecasting data, and supplier performance. Monitors customer inventory demand and material assets to optimize total supply chain planning.

Incorporates planning decisions from customers and suppliers to reduce material and product variability, and arrive at optimal solutions.

Develops requests for quotations and proposals, analyzes supplier responses, negotiates and awards contracts, and manages post award supplier activities. Interfaces with internal and external customers and suppliers. Ability to analyze internal and external systems that create demand for products to validate requirements (e.g., customer inventory demand, supplier parts availability and material assets that are on hand or in transit) and to determine the proper course of action (e.g., release orders/maintain schedules against existing contracts to internal and external suppliers for procured items) to satisfy requirements.

Apply knowledge of supplier management and procurement process in development and execution of contracts/agreements for obtaining goods and services. Knowledge of industry standards, supplier capabilities, product configuration, manufacturing processes, and governmental regulations relating to procurement.

Requirements:

Education - Experience:
Bachelor's and 6 to 9 years' related work experience, a Master's degree and 4 to 7 years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience

First Shift

Skills/Experience needed:
Extensive Supply Chain Management
Extensive experience in managing Suppliers
Delivery quality
Cross functional
Recovery plans
SAP
MS Suite with emphasis in Excel

THIS IS NOT A BUYER/CONTRACTS POSITION. THIS ROLE REQUIRES CANDIDATES WHO ARE STRONG IN MANAGING SUPPLIERS.

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 6 Paid Holidays
• Blue Cross Blue Shield – Group Medical Insurance Plan
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Vacation Pay
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-588025KS
Job Location: Wichita, KS
Rate: $40.00/HR
Per Diem: No - Local Candidates Only
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 6-11 Months or possibly longer
Start Date: 02/16/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Supply Chain Procurement - Level 3 (KS)

Description:
Conducts, manages and maintains synchronization of a supply chain for obtaining goods and services for the company. Interfaces with internal and external customers and suppliers. Acts as an authorized agent of the company with responsibility for managing all supplier-related activities and authority to commit company resources through contracts and agreements. Manages inventory levels, simulation, modeling forecasting data, and supplier performance. Monitors customer inventory demand and material assets to optimize total supply chain planning. Incorporates planning decisions from customers and suppliers to reduce material and product variability, and arrive at optimal solutions. Develops requests for quotations and proposals, analyzes supplier responses, negotiates and awards contracts, and manages post award supplier activities. Interfaces with internal and external customers and suppliers. Ability to analyze internal and external systems that create demand for products to validate requirements (e.g., customer inventory demand, supplier parts availability and material assets that are on hand or in transit) and to determine the proper course of action (e.g., release orders/maintain schedules against existing contracts to internal and external suppliers for procured items) to satisfy requirements. Apply knowledge of suppler management and procurement process in development and execution of contracts/agreements for obtaining goods and services. Knowledge of industry standards, supplier capabilities, product configuration, manufacturing processes, and governmental regulations relating to procurement.

Education/Experience:
Bachelor's and 6 to 9 years' related work experience, a Master's degree and 4 to 7 years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

First Shift

Local Candidates Only - no per diem

High level Excel experience (V-look-up, charts, etc).
High Level Powerpoint - prepare and present
Extensive SAP experience
Business Metrics and Governance skills are needed
Highly organized

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• Minimum 6 Paid Holidays
• Blue Cross Blue Shield – Group Medical Insurance Plan
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Immediate 401K participation, 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Vacation Pay
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit)
 
Job Number: FD-580468KS
Job Location: Wichita, KS
Rate: $40.00/HR
Per Diem: Local Candidates Only
Overtime: Yes Possiblr
Duration: 11 Months
Start Date: 02/02/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Supply Chain Procurement - Level 3 (KS)

Description:
Conducts, manages and maintains synchronization of a supply chain for obtaining goods and services for the company. Interfaces with internal and external customers and suppliers. Acts as an authorized agent of the company with responsibility for managing all supplier-related activities and authority to commit company resources through contracts and agreements. Manages inventory levels, simulation, modeling forecasting data, and supplier performance. Monitors customer inventory demand and material assets to optimize total supply chain planning. Incorporates planning decisions from customers and suppliers to reduce material and product variability, and arrive at optimal solutions. Develops requests for quotations and proposals, analyzes supplier responses, negotiates and awards contracts, and manages post award supplier activities. Interfaces with internal and external customers and suppliers. Ability to analyze internal and external systems that create demand for products to validate requirements (e.g., customer inventory demand, supplier parts availability and material assets that are on hand or in transit) and to determine the proper course of action (e.g., release orders/maintain schedules against existing contracts to internal and external suppliers for procured items) to satisfy requirements.

Apply knowledge of supplier management and procurement process in development and execution of contracts/agreements for obtaining goods and services. Knowledge of industry standards, supplier capabilities, product configuration, manufacturing processes, and governmental regulations relating to procurement.

Requirements:
Hiring Manager's notes are as follows:
I am looking for these skillsets preferably:
. Willingness to learn
· Purchasing experience
· Excel experience
· SAP experience

Level 3

Education / Experience:
Bachelor's and 6 to 9 years' related work experience, a Master's degree and 4 to 7 years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

First Shift
Local Candidates Only - no per diem

Looking for a highly skilled and trained candidate.
Excel experience (V-look-up, charts, etc).
Powerpoint - prepare and present
Extensive SAP experience
Buying/procurement industry experience. Strong Supplier communication and interfacing.

Companies with transferable skills:
Textron, Cessna, Hawker, Learjet

FOSTER DESIGN'S BENEFITS:
• Working for a 54-year old company
• 6 Paid Holidays
• Blue Cross Blue Shield – Group Medical Insurance Plan
• MetLife – Long Term Disability Insurance
• Immediate 401K participation, with VOYA - 1 year 100% vesting schedule, matching employer contribution
• Vacation Pay
• Paid Weekly (Direct Deposit or Check)
 
Job Number: FD-585452KS
Job Location: Wichita, KS
Rate: $40.00/HR
Per Diem: No - Local Candidates Only
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 6 Months
Start Date: 02/02/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

Quality Inspector - Fab/Assy M13 (KS)

Description:
Responsible for a wide range of inspection functions supporting materials, sheet metal, composites, process and assembly operations. Follow programs, documents, drawings, specifications and quality standards to perform inspection functions. Perform audit/surveillance/measurement/inspection of all sheet metal/composite parts/assemblies according to specifications, processes and procedures. Initiate and document any non-conforming materials, parts, assemblies or portions thereof, according to specification, process and procedures.
Use and interpret drawings, inspection manuals and specifications, shop mathematics precision measuring instruments, specialized inspection machines, tools and equipment necessary to accomplish work assignments.
2. Experience working with Quality Management System Policies and Procedures
3. Working knowledge of Company Policies, Procedures and Specifications
4. Overall working knowledge of production processes
5. Contact other company organizations or customer representatives, as required to coordinate and accomplish work assignments.
6. Good communication skills – written and verbal
7. Good computing skills
8. Operate testing machines, calculate and record results
9. Maintain certifications as required
10. Plan own sequence of operations
11. Follow Inspection (shop) procedures to accept or reject processes/parts/assemblies
12. Verify that tools are qualified
13. Prepare and maintain Quality records
14. Work across equivalent or lower level Inspector job codes as required
15. Cross-train in equivalent level Assembly, Composite, Metals, Process and Systems/Payload Structures Mechanic classifications
Requirements:Inspectors are needed to complete work that has traveled out of position on the 737 line in Wichita.

Duration: 90 days
Shift: multiple
OT: Yes
 
Job Number: FD-582629KS
Job Location: Wichita, KS
Rate: $33.60/HR
Per Diem: No - Local Candidates Only
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 3 Months
Start Date: 01/26/2018
Input Date: 02/16/2018
Firm Name: FOSTER DESIGN INC
Attention: Recruiter
Address: 200 W DOUGLAS AVE STE 110
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67202
Phone: 316/832-9700
800 Phone: 800/345-3394
Fax Phone: 316/832-9357
Email: contract@fosterdes.com
Website: www.fosterdes.com

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