Mechanical Engineer - Vessel / Tank

Middough   •  

Oak Brook, IL

8 - 10 years

Posted 241 days ago

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The  Sr. Engineer demonstrates technical/professional growth annually by maintaining active membership in professional organizations and participating in technical seminars/courses.

Essential Functions:

  • Collects and prepares data/information, performs detailed engineering calculations, and writes formal engineering/technical reports.
  • Develops technical specifications & data sheets, performs technical evaluation of bids, and recommends best value design which meets client requirements for operability, reliability, maintainability and safety.
  • Provides leadership in field work by checking installations and problem solving activities.
  • Performs calculation checking and vendor drawing reviews.
  •  Serves as Project Lead for single-discipline projects by estimating work hours, developing scope of work, making staffing recommendations, and checking drawings.
  • Interacts with other departments and suppliers to obtain pertinent information.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering discipline required
  • Experienced with performing industry code calculations (ASME, API) required for the certification of new and/or repurposed pressure vessels / reactors, heat exchangers and tanks
  • Extensive knowledge of the content, interpretation and use of the following codes: ASME (Sections I, IV, VIII-1, VIII-2) and API (579, 650)
  • Familiar with the use of finite element analysis (linear and non linear stress analysis, cycle / fatigue life) or evaluating vessel/tank components.
  • PE license
  • 10 years experience performing basic engineering analysis and design functions
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products

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