Burns & McDonnell Senior Mechanical Engineer - Oil, Gas, & Chemicals in Kansas City, Missouri
Work includes conceptual studies, detailed design, field installation, and construction support in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries.
Will be assigned as the lead mechanical engineer for EPC (Engineer, Procure and Construct) projects.
Maintains and promotes a focus on safety and Burns & McDonnell’s final deliverables. Ensures effective communications with other engineering disciplines.
Ensures effective management of change.
Assumes responsibility for equipment engineering scope, schedule and budget for EPC Projects.
Mentors and guides less experienced engineers.
Prepares mechanical equipment and packaged equipment specifications and data sheets, RFQ’s, technical bid summaries, and purchase recommendations.
Primary equipment includes pumps, compressors, pressure vessels and internals, tanks, heat exchangers, fired equipment, cooling towers, and third party designed and packaged equipment.
Reviews mechanical equipment vendor drawings, and data.
Interfaces with suppliers, clients, other engineering disciplines, detailers/designers.
Prepares construction/installation scopes of work for mechanical equipment.
Participates in the development of P&ID's, package specifications, construction specifications, project schedules, project budgets, project staffing planning, and construction planning.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited program.
Requires at least 7 years of experience in mechanical engineering in the petrochemical and/or oil & gas Industry.
PE license strongly preferred.
Ability to perform quality reviews for detailed engineering documents and specifications.
Must have familiarity with mechanical equipment design codes (ASME, ANSI, API, PIP, NACE).
Must have the ability to travel overseas to monitor project execution with overseas engineering partner (occasional).
Must be willing and eligible to obtain or currently hold a valid Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC).
Must have the ability to lead execution of work and resolve issues in a team environment.
Previous consulting experience preferred.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Must be capable of working large projects and delegating work tasks to large teams.
EPC project experience is highly preferred.
Job Mechanical Engineering
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.
We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.
At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.
Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 181333