Job #: 23530
Title: Sr. Fixed Equipment Engineer
Job Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana - United States
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Other Compensation: 10-20% target bonus
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes
WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
Our client is an international integrated chemicals and energy company that leverages technologies and the expertise of more than 30,000 people working in more than 30 countries. They develop and commercialize technologies, and build and operate world-scale facilities to produce a range of high-value product streams, including liquid fuels, chemicals and low-carbon electricity. JOB DESCRIPTION
Work with engineers, inspectors, operators and maintenance personnel to improve the performance of fixed assets.
Support developing and maintaining the risk-based inspection program and strategies per API 580/581 to minimize risk of equipment failures and process safety incidents.
Work closely with Unit Inspector(s) and Unit Engineers to troubleshoot fixed equipment issues and review Inspection & Testing Plans (ITPs) for piping / equipment repairs and new installations.
Provides technical mentoring to Unit Inspectors and Unit Engineers.
Technically evaluates requests for installation of Temporary Repair Devices, hot taps, stopples, line freezes, welding on live equipment, etc.
Mentor Unit Engineers in reviewing the Inspection Test Plans for furnaces, boilers, heaters, flares, burners, refractory, insulation, high pressure materials, tanks, exchangers, vessels and piping.
Work with Unit Engineers to support Turnaround scope development by completing engineering package reviews and drawing reviews.
Work with Unit Inspectors and Unit Engineers to analyze inspection deficiencies and make recommendations to improve equipment and piping reliability.
Support developing and maintaining fixed equipment and piping procedures, specifications, and inspection procedures to optimize overall effectiveness as it relates to RAGAGEP and OSHA PSM Guidelines.
Leads or participates in incident investigations and root cause failure analysis.
When warranted, assist in the development and/or approval of repair plans, rerates, & modifications related to fixed equipment and piping.
Performs Engineering and fitness for service evaluations per API, ASME or applicable industry guidelines/standards, including evaluations per API-579.
Serve as the Subject matter expert for one or more of the following: Tanks, Pressure Vessels, Coatings and Insulation, Boilers, and Flange Joint assemblies.
Mentors Unit Engineers in performing bolted joint calculations and gasket selection. QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering. (EAC/ABET accredited Engineering Program preferred)
15+ years of relevant experience in a manufacturing plant/facility or related industrial field
API certifications are preferred: API 580, API 510, API 570, API 653
Knowledgeable on current ASME, API, and AWS codes
Strong fundamentals in engineering consultation and technical knowledge (e.g. interpretation of inspection data, mechanical design, equipment damage mechanisms, etc.)
Preferred experience with Meridium, PCMS, UltraPipe and similar fixed equipment software
Preferred experience with a CMMS or SAP PM
Preferred NACE certification
University - Bachelor`s Degree/3-4 Year Degree
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