Sr. Technical Professional - Mechanical Engineer

at KBR Technical Services Inc in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Sr. Technical Professional - Mechanical Engineer (KBR Technical Services, Inc., Newark, DE):   


Provide design, specification, selection, and interdisciplinary design coordination services relating to mechanical equipment such as rotating machinery, pressure vessels, atmospheric storage tanks, fired and unfired heat transfer equipment, utility equipment, packaged units, material handling and solids processing systems. Function as mechanical work group lead for large projects (typically greater than 2,000 engineering hours for the mechanical discipline). Develop work hour estimates for project phases along with Risk Memos for department manager review and approval along with preparing safety design checklists. Evaluate the design’s overall effectiveness, cost, reliability, and provide technical oversight/ coaching and mentoring for support engineers. Review and approve specifications and data sheets prepared by support engineers. Review and approve technical bid evaluations of mechanical equipment and subcontracts. Review and approve the mechanicals basis of estimate to support project cost estimates. Provide construction support and conduct project design audits. Review and approve “Issued for Construction” documents such as document index, scope of work, and equipment arrangement drawings.

Telecommuting permitted up to 3 days a week.


Full time employment, Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week.




Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field and 4 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate related work experience.

Of the required experience, must have 4 years of experience in the Procurement and Construction (EPC) industry or in chemicals/biofuels operating companies.

Must have 2 years of experience in all of the following:


  • Working with 2D and 3D equipment layouts and development of equipment arrangement drawings;
  • Utilizing NAVISWORKs to facilitate equipment design coordination tasks; and
  • Working with highly complex process equipment packages while taking ownership of Process and Instrumentation Diagrams, module design / layout, controls, equipment design
    specification and selection with the selected supplier’s team.

Must have 1 year of experience in Solidworks.

Telecommuting permitted up to 3 days a week.
Domestic travel required up to 20%, and international travel required up to 5%.



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Job Posting: 1262176

Posted On: Apr 22, 2024

Updated On: Apr 22, 2024

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