Principal Engineer - Static Equipment design

Location: Baytown, TX, United States
Date Posted: 04-12-2018
Principal Engineer-Static
  • Support of mid to large projects and engineering at the Baytown Plant for all mechanical needs such as related to vessels, heat exchangers, and overall equipment engineering.
  • Develops and approves equipment specifications, review and approval of vendor drawings and calculations, and general support of project managers for mechanical needs.
  • Mentors, assists, trains, and develops junior engineers. Seen as a go to expert on all mechanical engineering needs.
 
Major Responsibilities: 
  • Capable of leading the mechanical effort on large projects.
  • Prepares technical specifications for fabricated equipment such as pressure vessels and heat exchangers.
  • Provides assistance and expertise to the Manager of Mechanical Engineering.
  • Capable of directing the development of Engineering Standards in the mechanical area.
  • Keeps abreast of new technologies.
  • Works with manufacturers of new equipment and services to make presentations and conduct seminars.
 
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors of Science and Minimum of 8 years of relevant experience in chemical or petrochemical static equipment design. 
  • Masters of Science and Minimum of 6 years of relevant experience in chemical or petrochemical static equipment design. 
 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Masters of Science in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Minimum of 8 years of relevant experience in chemical or petrochemical static equipment design.
  • Well versed in the use of equipment software such as PV Elite or Compress.
  • Ability to travel up to 20% of the time.
  • Registered Professional Engineer in Mechanical Engineering.
 
Essential Knowledge and Skills: 
  • Well versed in the preparation and review of the following:
    o Fabricated equipment specifications
    o Technical bid evaluations
    o Fabrication drawings
    o Calculations
    o Inspection and testing procedures from purchase through delivery
  • Well versed in the use of equipment software such as PV Elite or Compress.
  • Competent in the application of the relevant equipment codes and standards such as ASME, API and TEMA.
  • Background in operability principals and maintenance requirements of the diverse machinery used in the chemical industry.
  • Ability to travel 20% of the time.
  • Willingness to pursue advanced education, training and professional registration.
 
Candidate Must Have:
  • Bachelor's Degree of Science
  • 8+ years experience in chemical or petrochemical static equipment design
  • PV Elite or Compress software experience needed
 
This role offers an excellent base salary, bonus and full benefits. For immediate consideration, please submit a recent resume in MS Word format in addition to a detailed cover letter with salary expectations.
 
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