Sr, Mechanical Engineer (Gas Turbine/Generators)
ARPS Int. - Chicago, IL

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Sr, Mechanical Engineer (Gas Turbine/Generators)

Any location : Chicago/Columbus/Raleigh/Detroit/Atlanta or Minneapolis

Benefits - Full

Relocation Assistance Available - Yes

Bonus Eligible - Yes

Detailed Description

We are currently interviewing for a Mechanical Engineer with experience revolving around Gas turbines and generators to join our team.

Responsibilities will include: performing detailed mechanical evaluations on all types of equipment relating to failures, damage, defects, and maintenance and safety issues. The ideal candidate will also focus largely on failures of turbines and generators.

Primary Duties:

Gather information on client's needs

Perform site inspection of equipment

Interview any and all parties involved in the failure and/or damage

Perform any necessary research

Write reports and present with client

Establish trusting working relationship with clients equipment owners service personnel and manufacturers

Travel to required locations for either site inspection or trial/expert witness requirements

Perform marketing meetings with various clients


Required Knowledge includes:

Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited University

PE is a must

5+ years' practical experience in service/repair, installations, testing or controls

5+ years experience in handling turbine "tear downs", repair, maintenance or a related function is required

5+ years experience in service/repair or installation of generators is preferred

Experience with industrial equipment/systems (power systems, oil & gas, energy or manufacturing) a plus

Experience in failure analysis/root cause analysis or maintenance is a plus

Past forensic investigation/engineering experience a plus

Required Skills include:

Must be able to lift 50 pounds and work in confined spaces as needed

Excellent reading, writing, and comprehension abilities

Proficiency with Microsoft-based computer programs, Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Organized with the ability to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously

Ability to clearly articulate findings to clients both verbally and in written form

Confidence/charisma for public speaking engagements to small and large groups

Ability to interact socially and at mixed engagements with clients

Proficiency in a language other than English a plus

More About the Position

Visa Candidates Considered - No

The Candidate 5+ to 7 years of experience

Management Experience Required - No

Minimum Education - Bachelor's Degree

Willingness to Travel - Occasionally