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LNG Operations Lead Engineer


Holtsville, NY, US, 11742

Division:  LNG Operations DNY
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Requisition Number:  16953
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Job Function:  Engineering

About us

Every day we deliver safe and secure energy to homes, communities, and businesses. We are there when people need us the most. We connect people to the energy they need for the lives they live. The pace of change in society and our industry is accelerating and our expertise and track record puts us in an unparalleled position to shape the sustainable future of our industry.

To be successful we must anticipate the needs of our customers, reducing the cost of energy delivery today and pioneering the flexible energy systems of tomorrow. This requires us to deliver on our promises and always look for new opportunities to grow, both ourselves and our business.

National Grid is hiring a LNG Operations Lead Engineer for our Gas organization in Holtsville, NY.


Job Purpose

The LNG Operations Lead Engineer for DSNY is responsible for aiding personnel at the Greenpoint and Holtsville National Grid LNG facilities to ensure the safe, compliant, and efficient operations of all DSNY LNG Operations. The LNG Operations Lead Engineer works with plant personnel on daily operations and troubleshooting activities as well as with Engineering and other key stakeholders on critical CAPEX projects.

Key Accountabilities

  • Provide technical feedback and data gathering for all Capital Projects at Greenpoint and Holtsville LNG Facilities.
  • Gather plant technical data for key stakeholders
  • Provide SME advice for all Capital Projects to key stakeholders
  • Key stakeholder in Blanket Capital projects
  • Ensure compliance with Plant Supervisors
  • Prepare and/or evaluate isolation and purging SOP’s
  • Aid LNG Operations with trouble shooting process equipment and processes
  • Aid Director and Supervisors with management and union hiring process
  • Aid LNG Operations with Regulatory and Compliance issues including performing annual state audits
  • Participate and give weekly Safety Briefs at Holtsville and Greenpoint LNG Facilities
  • Investigate and propose plant efficiency improvements
  • Approve Work Permits, Job Briefs, and LOTO for Operations and Supervisors
  • Manage summer Interns
  • Manage retiree hires (i.e. Manage Fieldglass Services)
  • Conduct ESD’s and CA’s in accordance with department goals
  • Work with contractors and vendors for efficiency improvements
  • Technical Secretary LNG SPC Committee
  • Create Schedule
  • Host Meetings
  • Track action items
  • Attend PPO SPC Meetings
  • Evaluate P&ID’s
  • Participate in Monthly Training at Holtsville and Greenpoint facilities to facilitate possible contingency roles
  • Aid in SOP and OI review and revisions
  • DSNY Maximo Rep
  • SME for DSNY LNG on Process Safety exercises:PHA, LOPA, SIS, HAZOP’s


  • B.S in Engineering and 5+ yrs related work experience
  • Previous LNG or equivalent plant operating experience with either engineering, design, construction, operation or compliance preferred
  • Knowledge of CFR-193, NFPA-59A, and FDNY Rules preferred
  • Experience with Process Safety participating in or performing PHA’s, HAZOPS, LOPA, SIS analysis preferred
  • Valid drivers license


More Information

This position has a career path which provides for advancement opportunities within and across bands as you develop and evolve in the position; gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills. Internal candidates will be assessed and provided offers against the minimum qualifications of this role and their individual experience.

National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.

Nearest Major Market: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York CIty