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Mechanical Engineer - Turnaround Maintenance

St. James, LA 70086

Posted: 09/11/2018 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Engineering Job Number: 13533 Pay Rate: 120,000

Mechanical Engineer - Turnaround Maintenance
Our client, located in St. James, LA, is in need of a Mechanical Engineer with a strong maintenance background that can grow into a Turnaround Manager for a Direct hire opportunity with an excellent company.

Company Profile:
Large chemical company
Has won multiple awards for Safety and Environmental excellence

Mechanical Engineer Role:
The main function of this role is to manage the turnaround process from development of the scope through the execution.
Must be able to produce work scope, detailed planning packages, energy control strategies, unit shutdown timelines, execution plans, manpower plans and cost
Will be responsible for overseeing the development of turnaround estimate and detailed planning efforts while maintaining the appropriate milestones and schedules
Manage constructability and construction execution activities through coordination, collaboration, communication and strong critical thinking skills
Ensures proper completion of inspections and implementation of all environmental, safety, compliance and security requirements
Be very familiar with the work process and makes improvements
Develop pre-turnaround, turnaround and post-turnaround schedules
Develop contracting plan and facilitate work list development
Ensure that all planning activities are performed as scheduled (job packages, tools and consumable packages, including heavy and small tools, and equipment)
Work with other departments to develop physical layout of turnaround site
Liaison between operations, engineering and maintenance
Control costs and outage durations
Ensure that the project and turnaround integrated schedule is created
Work with purchasing for contractor selection

Mechanical Engineer Background Profile:
8+ years of chemical plant/refinery experience with specific emphasis in turnarounds
Experience in managing large projects or turnarounds
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Available for unexpected extended hours, nights, weekends and holidays
BS degree in Engineering 
In depth knowledge of maintenance work & execution for all craft types from petrochem
Experience planning, scheduling and executing large turnarounds
SAP knowledge
Experience with Primavera

Features and Benefits:
As a large organization, they possess excellent Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits as well as an outstanding 401K program and retirement program that is well above industry standards
Company bonus
Retirement plan

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petrochemical, turnaround, maintenance, primavera, SAP, inspection, planning, shutdown, scope, operations

Chance Dower

Chance Dower, an alumnus of the University of Texas of the Permian Basin, joined Frontline Source Group in 2010 as a full-desk recruiter and key account manager. Now our Vice President of Talent Development, Chance has over 10 years of experience in the staffing industry specializing in C-Suite, Oil & Gas, and IT positions, as well as managing multiple branches throughout Texas and Tennessee. He has developed relationships with organizations and job seekers across the country, and Chance is ready to provide those resources for your search! Because every company is different, Chance goes beyond just a job description to find candidates who are the skill and culture fits for your particular needs.

If you are ready to find the next great addition to your team, let Chance be your first call! 

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