Mechanical Engineer MB490

New Orleans, LA

Competitive salary + Bonus

Relo: Yes


Our client company is seeking an experienced engineer with management potential to provide general mechanical engineering support to the operation and maintenance of their chemical manufacturing plant.


You must be willing to:

·        Lead mechanical reliability programs to achieve best in class efficiency of the process

·        Provide mechanical engineering expertise in the resolution of equipment failures/selection or evaluation            of plant equipment/the operation of rotating equipment

·        Perform root cause analysis to identify solutions to eliminate chronic equipment problems

·        Coordinate all aspects of capital projects to insure successful completion



·        BS Mechanical Engineering (MS preferred)

·        8+ years’ experience in a Chemical/Petrochemical/petroleum production or refining facility

·        Familiarity with all aspects of rotating/reciprocating equipment/vessel/piping systems

·        Experience with ASME/API standards/reliability best practices

·        Self-motivated/highly skilled/team player

·        Desire/patience to teach craftsmen

·        Excellent cost focus/desire for continuous improvement


Our client requests resumes be submitted in Word Doc format, '97-2003, with contact information outside of the header

Full Time, Permanent Position 

Must be authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship needed now or future 

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