Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Pasadena, California, United States

NES Fircroft is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the energy industry. Our client, a fast-growing chemical engineering company dedicated to creating advanced catalyst solutions, has a permanent opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer III - Products to be based in Bayport, TX plant.

Key responsibilities Include but are not limited to:

  • Develop project mechanical and piping plans, manage issues and risks, drive issue resolution, direct resources to accomplish project tasks, and maintain control over assigned projects.

  • Create scope documents based on approved charters and project plans.

  • Create detailed work breakdown structures for successful implementation strategies.

  • Track key milestones and adjust project plans, budgets and/or resources to meet project requirements.

  • Manage both internal and external resources to ensure project success.

  • Able to manage multiple projects concurrently.

  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with vendors resources and vendor management.

  • Communicate status of projects, including project risks, schedules, and cost

  • Create project status update documentation on a weekly basis.

  • Assist in quality assurance and defining testing strategy and risks.

  • Assist with onsite end user training and associated documentation when needed.

Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

  • Minimum of 5 years of engineering experience in the chemical/petrochemical industry with at least 3 years of mechanical design experience. 

  • A leader in safety, on assigned projects, setting expectations and being visible in the field.

  • Ability to align project objectives and justifications with various stakeholder groups.

  • Knowledge of contracting and contracting strategies

  • Experience leveraging outside services in completion of engineering, procurement, and construction services to complete projects either as a whole or in pieces.

  • Ability to judge the quality of engineering and construction documents.

  • Ability to coordinate multi-disciplined teams.

  • Ability to drive collaboration across multiple on-site operating units.

  • Thorough knowledge of mechanical and piping design, specifications, and codes

  • Ability to prepare and analyze critical path schedules.

  • Thorough understanding of engineering and construction productivity measurements.

  • Basic estimating skills and knowledge of engineering and construction cost structure

  • Ability to drive project requirements and secure team alignment.

This is an excellent opportunity to become part of and work with an industry leader in the energy business. The successful applicant will receive a competitive base salary, annual incentive program and other compensation programs, work/life balance including a generous vacation program, competitive benefits programs offering choice and flexibility, generous pension and 401(k) savings plans. Our client delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. For more information on this opportunity or others, please contact Princess Ezeadi.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.