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Engineering Specialist – Stationary Equipment

Vacancy Number: 22422
Location: Houston
Date Posted: January 11, 2019

Engineering Specialist – Stationary Equipment

Location: Houston, TX (Downtown)

Duration: 12 months (renewable)

Basic Function

  • To administer, develop and review Static Equipment Engineering Standards 
  • To provide stationary engineering support services to Projects.
  • To provide support to projects in preparing Invitation to Bid (ITB), bid reviews and Technical clarification meeting with bidders.                                                                          
  • To participate in prequalification process of contractor and vendor 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepare / review static equipment standards and specification  
  • Responsible of all static equipment basic & detailed design, engineering issues for project
  • Coordinate static equipment design with contractor and vendor’s
  • Give support to Project by preparing Invitation to bid, review of bids / Basic Engineering / Detailed Engineering documents.
  • Develop / review static equipment Mechanical data sheets.
  • Trouble shooting and resolution of static equipment design problems is an added advantage
  • Plans, schedules and provides work direction when required for preparation of studies, designs, processes, reports, correspondence and related data and assures the efficiency, adequacy and conformance to overall objectives of all phases of complex engineering problems related to stationary equipment
  • Conduct technical review of engineering consultant work and ensure compliance with project requirement, specification, international standards and engineering norms
  • Undertakes studies and investigations to resolve problems related to static equipment engineering


Education and Experience

  • Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, post-graduation is preferable
  • 15 years or plus experience in petrochemical, oil, gas, refinery, or engineering companies with minimum 5 years in design office.
  • Must be conversant with the application of Engineering principles, heat treatment requirements, code cases & interpretations welding requirements Quality aspects
  • Capability to interpret Project standards, specifications, analyze exceptions when put up by vendors and shall possess knowledge to review/update and develop company's stationary standards
  •  Experience in preparation of Request for quotations, Material requisitions, evaluation of Technical offers, project specifications.
  •  Comprehensive and in- depth knowledge is essential for handling of all the activities related to development /review of stationary engineering deliverables during basic and detailed engineering phases of major projects.
  • Hand on experience in using software like PV elite, Code ware COM PRESS or similar ones.
  • Experience in pre-tender stage design and quantity estimation for Static equipment.
  • Experience in preparation / reviewing of Mechanical Data sheets
  • Knowledge of required deliverables to the end user (Project experience)
  • Knowledge in Value Engineering techniques/ practices
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English Language
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products
  • Leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Possess skills to Train young engineers

Competentia is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.

Competentia, participates in E-Verify as required by law.

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