Job Openings Senior Mechanical Engineer

About the job Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Description: 

Use specialized expertise in Mechanical Engineering in supporting the refinery to ensure equipment & piping integrity and safe & reliable units operation. To act in a staff advisory capacity to the Inspection & Fixed equipment Group and to improve/ ensure understanding of the common design and fabrication codes within Inspection Engineering.


  • Provide mechanical engineering support to site operating units through the Inspection & Equipment Reliability Section. Main activities will be relating to fixed equipment FFS assessments, repair specification, re-rate assessments and failure investigations using the working
  • understanding of commonly used design and fabrication codes for pressure vessels, process piping and tankage
  • Apply his knowledge of and experience in using mechanical design tools for pressure vessels, tankage, piping (inclusive of piping flexibility and dynamic analysis) and basic elastic finite element analysis, to support design verification and FFS assessment.
  • Provide technical support in reviewing and approving mechanical repair proposals (including, but not limited to, mechanical clamps, composite wrap etc). Also, providing mechanical engineering support in all mechanical issues/ concerns.
  • Provide Mechanical support in providing clarification/validation to engineering contractors (both on-site and off-site) on mechanical issues
  • Assure all relevant Industry Design codes and Company Standards are used and correctly interpreted and applied.
  • Develop and promote mechanical best practices within the inspection & Fixed equipment group and the wider global engineering network through the MCI-FE.
  • Identify and deliver suitable mechanical engineering training to inspection and equipment reliability section Engineers (new graduates, inspection engineers etc) to improve mechanical engineering knowledge and ability across the organization.