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Mechanical Engineer (Early Career) - Whiting, IN

Mechanical Engineer (Early Career) - Whiting, IN

  • Location United States - Indiana - Whiting
  • Travel required
  • Job category Engineering Group
  • Relocation available
  • Job type Graduates
  • Job code 139950BR
  • Experience level
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Job summary

bp’s modernized Whiting refinery is the largest in the Midwest and a critical supplier of fuel in the region. It is bp’s largest refinery worldwide, capable of processing around 430,000 barrels of crude oil and producing it into 19 million gallons of refined products every day. The Whiting Refinery supports the average daily travel of more than 7 million cars and produces about 7 percent of all asphalt in the United States.

As an Early Career Mechanical Engineer at Whiting, you will:

  • Be a vital part of a multidiscipline team made up of operations, maintenance, environmental, and safety engineering personnel
  • Craft the piping system layout, analyzing the flexibility of the pumping and fluid flow system, repairing the pressure vessel design, and so much more
  • Troubleshoot equipment, discover root cause failure, and use design codes, such as ASME, API, ANSI, and ASTM, to provide evidence for financial and business decisions
  • Make our process more cost effective, efficient, and technologically competitive

Taking on the role as Mechanical Engineer means providing technical support for operating units, as well as designing and leading various projects. Alongside a strong technical degree in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, or a related subject, that means providing solutions on a wide range of engineering problems for major unit maintenance events and working alongside a diverse, multidiscipline team.

This role will be a part of bp’s One Engineering Program. Through this program, early career discipline engineers will build their experience through challenging development assignments, develop a toolkit of transferable skills for the future, and have a dedicated network of support to help them succeed. The One Engineering Program is structured with three key components:

  • Opportunity to build technical depth and breadth of experience
  • Two 18-month assessments, including one field experience
  • Technical development aligned to discipline roadmaps
  • Building of interpersonal and enabling skills
  • Support towards professional accreditation or chartership
  • Part of the global engineering community and One bp early careers network
  • Dedicated program team, day-to-day support, mentoring and advice
  • Technical support network

Minimum requirements
  • Must have cumulative and major GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • No sponsorship is available for this position
  • Seeking a Bachelor's degree in Engineering
  • Graduating between December 2022-May 2023 or graduated within the last 3 years

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