Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Structural Engineering, Civil Construction, Refinery Staff
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: $50 - $85 per hour
Location: Long Beach, California, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Job Experience:

3-10+ years experience with the engineering design and layout of mechanical systems for heavy industrial, oil and gas refining and bio-pharm plants.  Must have field experience in the petroleum in the related environment work, refinery environment and be familiar with the use and care of personal safety equipment. Must have a strong civil/structural background.



B/S in Mechanical or Civil Engineering



None required


Key Attributes:

Must demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team and assist with development of mechanical-structural construction packages. Must demonstrate the ability to interface with the client shop personnel, inspection staff, and construction contractors.  Must understand and apply all client and safety policies.  Have knowledge of computer drawing filing systems with experience in performing drawing searches.


Technical Capabilities

  • Must be flexible and able to work in a team-oriented environment
  • Must be able to read and interpret P&ID's
  • Ability to create and read elevation drawings
  • Basic Drafting Skills (symbols, orientation, etc.)
  • Ability to layout plant equipment and facilities for maximum efficiency
  • Must be familiar with materials required for most types of industrial projects
  • Must also be able to climb ladders and work in elevated locations
  • Ability to gather and record existing field data and information
  • Ability to use AutoCAD Lt as a sketch tool.
  • Familiar with material classification sheets and client specifications
  • Knowledge of basic stress analysis.
  • Ability to create mechanical/structure documents with complete Bill of Materials
  • Ability to interface and work with other discipline personnel and their drawings.
  • Familiar with equipment including pumps, valves, tanks, vessels, compressors

    Core Competencies:


    • Safety: Is proactive in all safety matters and displays an enthusiasm for safety
    • Attitude: Exhibits a positive attitude, shows initiative and accepts direction from qualified sources
    • Teamwork:  Interacts well and cooperates with co-workers on the team; assists team members.
    • Quality:  Work meets or exceeds the company's quality standard of acceptability
    • Knowledge: Displays the ability to perform the technical skills required for the project
    • Problem Solving: Analyzes problems and reaches acceptable and workable solutions
    • Communication: Effectively and respectfully communicate on all levels
    Decision Making: Takes action upon decisions made with good judgment

    Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment 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.