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Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

  • Location United States - Washington - Blaine
  • Travel required Yes - up to 10%
  • Job category Engineering Group
  • Relocation available Negotiable
  • Job type Professionals
  • Job code 141151BR
  • Experience level Entry
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Job summary

The Mechanical Engineer position serves as a member of the Cherry Point Technical Team and supports the delivery of cost-effective, safe, environmentally sound, and reliable unit operations. The position uses innovative technologies in the monitoring, evaluation, maintenance, repair, selection, and upgrading of equipment to improve unit availability and performance. The position will work with other engineering, maintenance, and operations personnel, as well as industry experts, in both project and day-to-day support roles.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Provides technical support for reliability of fixed equipment (piping, pressure vessels, exchangers, heaters, tanks, etc).
  • Assists in the development, procurement, and execution of turnaround scope.
  • Provides technical review and recommendations on life cycle management of equipment including inspection, maintenance, repair, and replacement plans.
  • Participates in root cause analysis of fixed equipment failures.
  • Supports implementation of reliability improvement strategies, practices, and projects.
  • Provides hands-on solving and maintenance of mechanical and related equipment problems using design codes, such as ASME, API, ANSI, and ASTM.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or seeking bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Mechanical Engineering preferred)
  • Cumulative and major GPA of 3.2 or higher

Essential Qualifications:

  • Must have strong computer skills including MS Software and ability to use spreadsheets and databases
  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills with technical, management, craft and operators are required
  • Currently holds a TWIC or eligible for TWIC.

Desirable Criteria and Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of SolidWorks software or equivalent.
  • Capable of performing pipe stress calculations/evaluations.

The Mechanical Engineer position serves as a member of the Cherry Point Technical Team and supports the delivery of cost-effective, safe, environmentally sound, and reliable unit operations. The position uses innovative technologies in the monitoring, evaluation, maintenance, repair, selection, and upgrading of equipment to improve unit availability and performance. The position will work with other engineering, maintenance, and operations personnel, as well as industry experts, in both project and day-to-day support roles.

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