Senior Mechanical Engineer - Manufacturing Equipment, Systems, and Processes Specialist

Ogden, Utah
18 Oct 2016
08 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
JobID :   23407BR

Major Focus of Position: 
Provide mechanical engineering support at a zirconium manufacturing facility for equipment, systems and processes for use in commercial nuclear power industry.  The plant contains a variety of equipment used in chemical and metals manufacturing industries including chemical processing systems (separators, fluidized bed reactors, distillation furnaces), vacuum arc furnaces, electron beam furnaces and welders, lathes, annealing furnaces, pre-heat furnaces, forges, extrusion presses, pilgers, cranes and lifting fixtures, boilers, cooling towers, planers and mills. 

  • Provide direct, day to day technical engineering support and leadership for manufacturing and chemical operations and maintenance.
  • Assume lead technical responsibility for design and implementation of new or modified systems.  This includes specification of new processes and equipment designs, as well as, overseeing and coordinating installation, fabrication, testing and qualification of new equipment or processes.  Ensure compliance to safety and regulatory requirements.
  • Apply engineering analytical skills to identify causes of failures in systems and recommend resolutions.
  • Analyze and recommend utilization of technological innovations in material, machinery, manufacturing, and chemical processing techniques to solve complex manufacturing problems.
  • Perform engineering calculations to support equipment and process designs including Finite Element Analyses using ANSYS or other similar software tools.
  • Address customer and regulatory requirements and concerns.  Prepare technical papers and make formal presentations to customers and regulators.
  • Analyze and make proposals for new business opportunities and implement strategic plans. 

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability
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Job Requirements
Minimum Requirements: 
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering required.
  • 2-5 Years minimum of engineering experience in a manufacturing or chemical plant required.
  • Working knowledge of ASME codes
  • Experience with manufacturing capital projects and manufacturing plant upgrades strongly preferred
  • Strong teamwork skills including leadership and participation
  • Oral and written communication skills must be clear, concise, and convincing.
  • Presentation skills critical to influence derived outcome.

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Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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