Who is Becht?
Founded in 1964, Becht is a rapidly-growing, multidiscipline consulting firm relied on by customers to relentlessly solve their most difficult and entrenched problems. We combine vast experience through our network of over 1200 technical experts with both engineering expertise and professional experience. Becht Engineering is a company founded on excellence, and as such we seek individuals who want to be part of our passionate and energetic team.
Who Do We Want?
Becht Engineering is looking for candidates who want to take the next step in their technical career to join our world-class, family-owned engineering organization. We are a rapidly growing multidiscipline engineering firm serving the energy sector (refining, petrochemical and power generation industries), providing equipment and materials performance expertise that spans both traditional and emerging technology. Becht is a technical leader in pressure vessels, piping, structures, and materials and as such, has a major role in international codes and standards, allowing a unique opportunity to both learn and contribute at an industry-wide level. We emphasize multidiscipline problem-solving and collaboration to solve the most challenging design and equipment reliability problems, and our unique network of over 1200 accomplished technical experts spanning all engineering disciplines provides even further opportunity for learning and growth.
Build Your Career with Becht
A creative and innovative work environment isn't all we have to offer! When you join Becht Engineering, you can expect * A positive, collaborative workforce * Access to further training and development * Mentoring programs * Company and family events such as baseball games, go-karting, and bowling * Flexible work schedule with the potential to work from home occasionally * Work day events such as birthday lunches * Community outreach programs such as Red Cross blood drives, Toys for Tots collections/volunteering, and United Way campaigns. * Room to grow your career * Robust benefits include, among others: - Every other Friday off if you choose to participate in our 9/80 program - Gym membership reimbursement - Generous 401(k) matching
Your Knowledge and Expertise
* Bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering or closely related discipline * 5-15 years' experience in the refining, petrochemical or power generation industries * Strong grasp of engineering fundamentals ranging from solid mechanics to basic fluid flow and heat transfer * Proficiency with ASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code and ASME piping codes * Professional experience with finite element analysis and/or computational fluid dynamics * Professional experience with applications of fracture mechanics for fracture and fatigue crack growth * Self-motivated with strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
* Familiarity with American Petroleum Institute standards related to fitness-for-service, specifically Level 3 assessments * Experience with flow and acoustic induced vibration * Experience with nonlinear FEA (contact, large deformation, nonlinear materials) * Experience with cyclic plasticity, fatigue and creep assessments * Experience with piping analysis software such as Caesar II * Experience with programming languages such as VBA to create customized tools for engineering calculations and data analysis We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, and 401(k) plans with company match.
Becht Engineering is an Equal Opportunity Employer.