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Mechanical Engineer 4 - Equipment, Oil & Gas

Date: Jun 13, 2019

Location: Overland Park, KS, US, 66211

Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation  

Req Id : 1171 

Job Title : Mechanical Engineer 4 - Equipment, Oil & Gas  

Location : KCP 

Business Unit Sector : COR-OIL/GAS-OPS 

Opportunity Type : Staff 

Relocation eligible : Yes 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Project Only Hire : No 

Job Family

Engineering

Job Code

0301

Job Grade

130

Salary Plan

ENG: Engineering

U.S. FLSA

Exempt

Job Summary

Functions as a technical specialist or in a lead role. With minimal supervision, applies advanced engineering techniques and analyses for problems and methods. Expands knowledge and skill set in area of discipline. May start to expand knowledge in other disciplines and/or functional areas.

Key Responsibilities

The Equipment Section within Black & Veatch’s Oil & Gas business is seeking an experienced equipment engineer.
Responsibilities include: selection of equipment and auxiliary systems, evaluation of vendor proposals, writing of purchase orders and participating in vendor inspections and testing. Will be responsible for supervision of equipment engineering teams to ensure successful project execution.

Engineering Standards:

  • Continues to learn, remains current and applies independent knowledge and interpretation about departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and Black and Veatch policies and procedures relative to assigned tasks 

Quality/Continuous Improvement: 

  • Consistently and independently applies knowledge and complies with Black and Veatch quality program relative to assigned tasks 
  • May be responsible for ensuring compliance with Black and Veatch quality program
  • Provides guidance and direction to others from the same project and discipline 
  • Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts

Engineering Production: 

  • Prepares a variety of complex engineering deliverables 
  • Performs complex research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection  
  • Prepares complex engineering calculations following standard methods and principles 
  • Manages assigned budget, schedule, and quality requirements 
  • Plans and conducts independent evaluation, selection and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures and criteria 
  • Reviews lower level engineering work or assignments 
  • Is responsible for one or more of the following: 
  • overseeing collection, assimilation, and management of data for engineering work; leading smaller production teams; and serving as the responsible charge for a project  

Project Coordination: 

  • Actively coordinates with all other internal/external team members on moderately complex projects 

Client Focus: 

  • Responsible for assisting with identification of key client interests and drivers on less complex projects 
  • Communicates client interests and drivers to project team members and develops approaches to accommodate these concerns in the performance of the work on less complex projects  
  • May provide support to business development or pursuit activities  

Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology: 

  • Recognized as a technical specialist by the division having in-depth knowledge of an engineering process and/or of technical aspects of an industry 
  • Designs a complete project of moderately complex scope within an assigned practice area(s)  

People Management - (supervision, career development, training, mentoring): 

  • Typically assists with performance management process, mentoring, recognition, and any corrective actions required 

Management Responsibilities

Acts in capacity of a "lead person." Does not have management responsibility for the people to whom they provide work direction.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 5 years related work experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Qualifications

  •  Five years of experience in the Oil & Gas industry.
  • Experience selecting equipment and auxiliary systems, evaluating vendor proposals, writing equipment purchase orders, and participating in witnessed vendor inspections and testing.
  • Experience leading and supervising equipment engineering teams inn successful project execution.
  • Strong understanding of Front End Engineering Design, detailed engineering, and startup / commissioning for Oil & Gas, LNG, refinery, petrochemical, and ammonia projects.
  • Experience with COMPRESS and/or HTRI software is preferred.
  • Written Communications, Drive For Results, Decision Quality, Priority Setting, Planning, Delegation, Directing Others, Conflict Management, Informing, Listening, Dealing with Ambiguity, Customer Focus, and Building Effective Teams.
  • Intermediate knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline
  • Licensed Professional Engineer

Certifications

Most positions - depending on the nature of work performed as defined by the division - will typically require incumbents to have professional registration or licensure in their designated home office country, or be in active pursuit* of such registration

Competencies

Collaborates

Communicates effectively

Courage

Directs work

Instills trust

Interpersonal savvy

Organizational savvy

Customer focus

Decision quality

Work Environment/Physical Demands

 

 

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