Mechanical Engineer IV

Baton Rouge, LA.

Job Summary:

As a Lead Mechanical Engineer, provide oversight in the design/specification of mechanical components of small and mid-sized projects, reporting to the Mechanical Department Manager but with responsibility to Project Management; utilizing, if needed, technical assistance within Baton Rouge Office. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform or oversee Mechanical Engineering tasks on multiple small to mid-sized projects while working in the Baton Rouge home office.
  • Working knowledge of typical engineering software. 
  • Typical tasks include:  leading a team of mechanical engineers in the specification of equipment and mechanical components, supporting the activities of other disciplines, providing general project support throughout each project stage gate.
  • Develop rough work descriptions into detailed work scopes with realistic man-hour estimates
  • Interface with other project personnel including plant staff, vendors and construction crews.
  • Prepare bid packages, technical bid evaluations, etc.  Write scopes of work and project reports.  Keep adequate records.

Job Qualifications:

  • 12+ years of related Mechanical Engineering experience including significant petrochemical plant work; also including design/analysis of fixed/rotating equipment and related piping.
  • Current TWIC Card is highly desirable.
  • Effective verbal and written communicator
  • EI Required, PE preferred.
  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering

Type: Permanent

Reference ID: 4931