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Static Equipment Engineer

Employment type: 
Full time
Engineering, Construction Management, Management, Project Management, Mechanical Engineering, Pressure Vessels, Vessels, Rotating Equipment

Static Equipment Engineer

The Role:
In the position of Mechanical Engineer, you shall be responsible for assisting the Lead Mechanical Engineer in evaluating for the technical quality of all related to static equipment (Pressure vessels, Exchangers, Tanks etc) for the mechanical engineering discipline with the exception of rotating equipment. Thorough understanding of the Industry Standards, related to Static equipment (ASME/ANSI, API, ASTM, CSA). Through the application of your experience you will propose and implement standards and non-standard solutions to uniquely meet specific problem areas on the Voyager project.

In this position you will
* Prepare and modify mechanical design basis and provide guidelines for detailed engineering.
* Assist with and/or prepare mechanical standards and specifications for use on the project
* Assist with the review and provide comments on key mechanical engineering project documents including mechanical equipment list, mechanical data sheets, mechanical bid documents, equipment selection etc.
* Evaluate technical deviations, present technical deviations recommendations to stakeholders.
* Determine and recommend quality assurance inspection requirements for mechanical equipment.
* Prepare and recommend quality assurance inspection requirements to lead mechanical engineer.
* Participate in project team value added exercises such as HAZOP, Model Review, etc.
* Assist with cross discipline coordination of mechanical equipment review.
* Respond to the various types of mechanical engineering inquiries from plant site personnel.
* Attend constructability meetings with construction management.
* Review selection of type, model and manufacturer of mechanical equipment to minimize project capital cost and schedule while maximizing facility reliability and maintainability.
* Recommend selection of mechanical equipment alternatives using independent judgment that comply with project standards and goals.

Shall have knowledge of project management topics. Shall have acted as a Senior Engineer on a major project. Shall have a wide knowledge in various fields of mechanical engineering including pressure vessels, tanks, heat exchangers, fired heaters, furnaces, and specialty mechanical equipment. Shall understand the requirements for maintainability, material selection and mechanical reliability. Shall be capable of analyzing field problems and recommending a timely resolution. Possess excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills. Shall have knowledge of national codes and standards such as ASME/ANSI, API, ASTM, and CSA.

1)Good communication skills.
2)Degree in Mechanical (Rotating & Static Equipment) Engineering.
3)Minimum 4 years relevant experience for Senior / Lead positions in Petrochemical Industry.
4)Experience in working in reciprocating / Centrifugal compressors.
5)Experience in similar role.
6)Inspect and supervise the works in accordance with specific drawings and statutory regulations.
7)Excellent communication skills.
8)Language Requirements : English - Good
9)Shall be comfortable working in an office environment but will be able to complete some inspection/witnessing and field inspection.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.