Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Houston


Requisition ID:  213848

Relocation Authorized:  None
Fired Equipment Engineer



Responsible for the mechanical design engineering of Fired Heaters, Flares, and Combustion Equipment. Prepare, interpret, or review of mechanical fired equipment conceptual study, designs, calculations, specifications, systems and equipment.  Responsible for interfacing with clients, project management, suppliers, other disciplines, construction and inspection personnel to define and manage the scope of work for Fired Equipment during all phases of a project.  

Performs work, generally within one discipline, which involves the preparation, interpretation or review of calculations, specifications.
Participates in one or more of the following:
Equipment design and development
Preparation of specifications and design calculations
Preparation of data sheets and material requisitions
Prepare technical bid evaluations and award recommendations
Reviewing and checking designs, drawings and data by other engineers or by suppliers
Preparation or review of engineering studies and reports
Preparation or review of material quantity estimates
Supplier correspondence on design or scope issues.
Reviews design documents of equipment manufacturers or subcontractors and provide comments to ensure compliance to scope and specifications.
Participate in all aspects of thermal and mechanical design from initial feasibility and conceptual studies, through detailed engineering and in to the field.
Coordinates engineering efforts in assigned areas between specialty and other engineering groups or disciplines, with the client, suppliers, and contractors.
Input to the preparation of bids and proposals and will have in depth knowledge of the commodity market and supplier capabilities and will be aware of current developments in their field.
Participates in and fosters a work environment that is based upon openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.

Basic Qualifications

Technical knowledge of engineering systems, engineering calculations, and applications of engineering methods.
Knowledge in the area of thermal design including using industry standard design programs. Understanding of the application of industry and regulatory standard codes including API and ASME.
Good knowledge of material selection, fabrication and welding, NDE and inspection.
A recognized degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering
A professional engineering license is a plus
Minimum 15 years of related experience

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without
regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected
veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

About the company

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