Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer - Rotating Equip
Foster Wheeler USA Corporation - Houston, TX

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DESCRIPTION

Summary of Job Duties / Position Description: Plans, schedules, conducts and Leads broad and/or technically complex engineering assignments requiring judgment, independent evaluation, selection and significant adaptation and deviation from standard techniques and procedures. Develops, plans, evaluates and recommends solutions for difficult problems.Specifies, requisitions, evaluates, purchases, conducts meetings, approves, witnesses tests and ensures all procured machines have meet all performance, cost, schedule and life-cycle expectations for the owner/client.

DUTIES

Create / Interpret / Apply and/or Conduct: Equipment Specifications & Industry Standards, Equipment/Application Narratives, Overlays to Industry Standards, Data Sheets, Inquiry Requisitions, Pre-Bid Meetings, Technical Bid Evaluations, Pre-Award Meetings, Purchase Requisitions, Kick-Off Meetings, Pre-Inspection Meetings, Vendor Data ReviewsConceptual, BED, BEP, FEED, EPC, EPCM, PMC, Construction, and/or within an Operating Facility.Refining/Downstream, LNG ^ Pipeline ^ Storage/Midstream, Petrochemicals, Chemicals, Specialty Chemicals, Power and/or Bio-Pharmaceuticals.

QUALIFICATIONS

Major Job Qualifications: (Education, Skills, Experience) EducationAt a minimum, Candidates shall have been awarded Bachelor of Science Degree (BS) in Mechanical Engineering (ME), Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) or an Equivalent International Professional Degree. The associated Degree/Diploma shall represent the completion of a curriculum which is ABET accredited at the time of graduation. ABET The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology. Years of Experience: Candidates shall have a minimum of 15 years applicable and demonstrable experience in the various required dimensions & qualifications listed herein. Candidate must have Lead Engineer experience.Candidates shall have proven Pump, Turbo Machinery, Drivers and Support Systems experience of all types.The successful Candidate should have a comprehensive empirical knowledge in the field of Rotating Equipment, as it applies to the specification, evaluation, selection and ultimate application of equipment utilized in the various markets with a primary emphasis on the process units found in Refining/Downstream, LNG Liquifaction, Pipeline, Storage / Midstream, Petrochemicals & Chemicals Facilities. The desired Candidate shall be able to demonstrate experience having a primary proficiency with both Pumps and Compressors of Centrifugal, Reciprocating and Screw types, all driver types and all support systems and auxiliary equipment. Such experience must have been obtained while on projects with an E&C company or by comparable experience with a Manufacturer of Rotating Equipment or an Operating Company where all phases of procurement and technical evaluations have been executed by the respective candidate. Candidates who have experience with these equipment's while performing the range of activities during the project phases listed above will be evaluated most favorably. Candidates shall have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and be adept at leading, organizing and motivating a group of other engineers in meeting project deliverables & goals. Candidates shall also be proficient in the use of MS-Word and MS-Excel and the computer in general.Candidates shall have self-driven initiative to help add to the knowledge base of the discipline and mentor other engineers to further their command and understanding in all skill sets. This position is intended to be a core position within an existing group of experienced engineering professionals where stability, mutual respect, courtesy and professional development are held in high regard by all. Professionals at this level are expected to be able to lead complex projects when needed but may also function in a pure equipment engineer roles as well. While it is not possible that anyone would have all the experience in all machinery types, activities, project phase and markets outlined herein, it is important that the successful candidates have a good grounding and resume/CV to support the fact that they are indeed operating at the Sr. Principal Engineer level. Create / Interpret / Apply and/or Conduct: Equipment Specifications & Industry Standards, Equipment/Application Narratives, Overlays to Industry Standards, Data Sheets, Inquiry Requisitions, Pre-Bid Meetings, Technical Bid Evaluations, Pre-Award Meetings, Purchase Requisitions, Kick-Off Meetings, Pre-Inspection Meetings, Vendor Data ReviewsConceptual, BED, BEP, FEED, EPC, EPCM, PMC, Construction, and/or within an Operating Facility.Refining/Downstream, LNG ^ Pipeline ^ Storage/Midstream, Petrochemicals, Chemicals, Specialty Chemicals, Power and/or Bio-Pharmaceuticals.

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