Mechanical Equipment Engineer - Chemicals in Greenville, SC

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Wood Group   •  

Greenville, SC 29601

Industry: Energy & Utilities


5 - 7 years

Posted 25 days ago

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Package Technical Lead for the Greenville, SC Office.


  • Responsible for producing safe, technically accurate and cost effective mechanical, piping system and equipment designs and deliverables for chemical facilities, ensuring compliance with applicable specifications and standards and completing work within project budget and schedule
  • Individual responsibility will be commensurate with capability and experience level
  • Works within a project team environment
  • Become familiar with project and department procedures
  • Prepare data sheets, equipment specifications, inquiry requisitions, technical bid evaluations, purchase requisitions and change orders
  • Provide updates to the Project equipment list and P&IDs
  • Assist in preparation of equipment cost, size, and weight estimates
  • Review and markup vendor data for compliance to the purchase requisition and project requirements, ensuring consistency with primary project documents (Equipment List, PFDs, P&IDs)
  • Coordinate with engineering and design disciplines to ensure that equipment interfaces with process/utility systems, piping, electrical, instrumentation, and structural are effectively implemented; work with design groups to ensure 3D model accurately depicts equipment/package components
  • Communicate effectively with project team, vendors and client; inform Project Lead of significant issues and changes impacting manhours, cost or schedule
  • Manage and coordinate technical issues for equipment purchase orders through equipment FAT and delivery
  • Understand and monitor package milestone dates related to material purchase, issuance of documents, fabrication, inspection / testing and delivery; help expedite vendors to meet purchase order requirements / project schedule
  • Coordinate with package inspector(s). Read inspection reports, attend pre-inspection meetings, prepare vendor site visit reports, attend witnessed tests, attend final inspection, and help resolve quality issues
  • Training and mentoring

Skills / Qualifications

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering
  • 5 years of related industry experience
  • Working knowledge of applicable codes and standards (ASME, ANSI, API, ASTM, ASCE, NFPA, NACE, OSHA)
  • Previous experience requisitioning equipment packages
  • Proficiency with MS Office products
  • Preferred: Licensed Professional Engineer (SC)
  • Occasional field visits, climbing stairs, ladders and lifting up to 25 lbs.

There is no relocation assistance or per diem. Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship required

Valid Through: 2019-11-14