Mechanical Engineer - Reciprocating

Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana         
Date Posted: 08-31-2017
Due to our tremendous growth our client has an opening for a Mechanical Engineer - Reciprocating. This position will reside in Lake Charles, Louisiana.  This position will be responsible for overseeing the maintenance and testing of specialized rotating equipment in the new LDPE (high pressure) and LLDPE units.
This company offers a comprehensive total rewards package with market-related compensation and benefits that are consistent across our sites in the USA. The total rewards package is competitive within our industry and is designed to attract and retain our most valuable assets - our employees.  Come be a part of our Growing Team!!!
Major Responsibilities
  • Focus on all aspects of the life of this equipment assuring Life Cycle Costs evaluations and standardizations of equipment specifications are optimal.
  • Develop action plans and procedures to assure maintainability of the equipment specified.
  • Develop and implement the appropriate maintenance procedures to achieve reliable operations.
  • Lead continuous improvement and reliability of the site, operating units and equipment by:
    • Continuous development and improvement of site standards and procedures
    • Development of systems, tools and practices to meet all regulatory, statutory, SHER&Q, cost and operating requirements
    • Co-coordinating and executing shutdowns
    • Maintaining the integrity of all documentation
    • Contribute to the management of change procedure
Expertise Requirements
  • Hyper Compressor
  • Lubrication systems
  • Monitoring, maintenance and repair
  • Components disassembly and assembly
  • Valve overhaul
  • Troubleshooting of Hyper Compressor Auxiliaries system;
  • High Pressure testing and validation
  • Catalyst feed system maintenance
  • High pressure tubing installation & predictive maintenance.
  • Centrifugal Compressor maintenance
  • Extruder maintenance
Experience and/or Educational Requirements
  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Good interpersonal skills and teamwork skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
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