ReCon Engineering and
Management Services is seeking a qualified Senior Mechanical Engineer to fill the role of Senior Mechanical Engineer for an in
plant assignment in the Beaumont, Texas area.
The Senior Mechanical Engineer will provide technical knowledge
and support with respect to the planning, maintenance, troubleshooting, project
and installation work on all plant mechanical systems. This includes the development and
implementation of routine preventive and maintenance programs on plant systems
and equipment. The Senior Mechanical Engineer will act as a SME (Subject Matter
Expert) in performing technical evaluations of mechanical, quality assurance
and quality control on equipment repairs and jobs performed by Contractors and Technicians.
role is a mentorship/leadership
position that supports an overall team effort to
develop and implement a policy and plan which may include budgets; Health,
Safety, Security & Environmental matters; Organizational & Cultural
development of the Engineering Department; as well as other aspects of the
Essential Job Functions
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform
the essential functions and competencies.
Develop and implement maintenance
engineering activities to ensure the reliability and availability of
static and rotating equipment.
Lead the discussion concerning
engineering solutions to routine plant maintenance problems.
Manage maintenance planning for
both routine works and plant outages including the preparation of daily
work schedules, manpower and material requirement and costs estimates.
Reviews plant equipment
operating parameters; initiate technical discussions and conducts research
to ensure optimal operability.
Provides engineering and
technical support to the operating plants and Field Execution group on a
Uses the Work Order management
system to manage maintenance activities and cost reporting for routine
works, outages and turnarounds.
Leads plant trip assessment
teams for determination of root cause and providing recommendations.
Ensures the efficient use of
available resources in the execution of maintenance works on the
Ensures that equipment history
records are updated in terms of equipment downtime, cause codes, priority
codes, man hours, materials utilized, and costs incurred.
Review and recommend/implement
changes to the annual review of the planned maintenance programs and
equipment audits to influence programs for the following year.
Implements approved reliability
and plant improvement projects within budget and schedule.
Act as subject matter expert to
provide input for the development and implementation of programs regarding
equipment long term planning such as end of life and repair or replace
decisions for plant equipment and assets.
Identifies plant threats by
execution of Condition Monitoring programs and analysis of trends.
Generate reliability reports
based on completed inspections.
Troubleshoots and performs
diagnostic inspections on plant equipment.
Ensures assigned engineering
projects are properly planned and ready for implementation during plant
turnarounds and outages.
Supervises turnaround jobs in
accordance with the schedule and budget.
Monitors and reports on the
execution of turnarounds jobs to ensure that general HSE&Q and
production targets are met.
Responsible for QA/QC of
off-site repairs and rebuilds.
Live up to the key values of
the Organization and act accordingly during the whole life cycle of our
Actively seek and pursue
development of skills needed to progress in the field of engineering and
Present a professional image at
all times to clients and vendors and maintain a positive reputation of the
Follow all relevant company
policies and procedures.
Assists other Departments and
other administrative personnel as necessary.
Perform other tasks as
Education, Experience, and/or Training
Degree in Mechanical Engineering required.
of seven (7) years’ experience in a process plant environment required.
of Static and Rotating Equipment preferred.
of Hazard and Operability Studies (HAZOPS) preferred.
of Process Safety Management (PSM) requirements preferred.
of Project Management preferred.
leading teams preferred.
in Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, and Outlook required.
to lift 20 lbs. occasionally.
to sit for prolonged amounts of time required.
to effectively communicate through various means required.
work is performed within an office environment, including office equipment –
such as computers, telephones and copiers.
consistent field work at times in extreme weather conditions.
levels are typically moderate but may be at elevated levels when conducting
40-hour work week, normal duty hours as assigned.
evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.
work longer hours to meet deadlines as necessary or to support facility
than 10% of the time.
This is not necessarily an
exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skill, tasks, requirements, efforts,
or working conditions associate with the job. While this is intended to be an
accurate reflection of the current job, the location reserves the right to
revise or change job duties and responsibilities as business needs arise. In
compliance of ADA regulations, the employee must be able to perform essential
functions with or without reasonable accommodation in a satisfactory manner,
further accommodations shall not be made if it constitutes an undue hardship on