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Principal Mechanical Engineer

 Principal Mechanical Engineer - ABE006LCompany: WorleyPrimary Location:  GBR-AC-AberdeenOther Locations:  GBR-NF-Greater Yarmouth, GBR-GL-London, GBR-GC-Glasgow, GBR-NWE-Manchester, GBR-SOT-Stockton, GBR-LIN-GrimsbyJob:  MechanicalSchedule:  Full-timeJob Posting:  Apr 17, 2023Unposting Date:  Ongoing:   

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About Worley:

Worley has made a firm commitment to support the energy transition, and central to this is ensuring Project Delivery adheres to cost, schedule and quality and meets appropriate legislation and standards.  We are rapidly expanding our capabilities within the low carbon and Energy Transition sectors and our Project Delivery team will bring experience and track record from a range of industry sectors to ensure similar standards are maintained as we assist our clients, partners, and projects in transitioning to a more sustainable world. 

Our commitment to People, Planet and Sustainability is demonstrated in Worley’s broader ambitions in the energy transition space extend from early-stage concept and feasibility through to delivering full EPC and EPCM packages. "

Role Context:

To review and approve designs and datasheets and enquiry documentation for the mechanical scope of a pipeline project including, but not limited to, the following types of equipment: air cooled heat exchangers, centrifugal compressors, GT drivers, centrifugal pumps, storage tanks, water bath heaters, pressure vessels. utility packages, pig launchers/receivers.  

You'll be:

  • Ensuring the mechanical team is suitably resourced for planned objectives and all personnel are suitably SQEP’d for the project
  • Providing assurance to the PEM and Client Engineer that all aspects engineering within the mechanical discipline have been carried to an acceptable standard
  • Liaising with other engineering disciplines to ensure best practice is applied to the engineering of NMGP project and to ensure compliance to project specifications and standards
  • Reviewing and approval of designs and check / approval of engineering deliverables
  • Undertaking technical bid evaluations, where required
  • Thinking creatively and logically to resolve design and development problems
  • Identifying of risks in the workplace, site and design work being undertaken
  • Considering the environmental, commercial, safety and operational aspects of design
  • Managing change and identifying, formalising and notifying relevant parties of changes in the project
  • Communicating and liaising with colleagues, subcontractors, vendors and clients
  • Estimating and the management of budgets, schedule and quality of projects
  • Driving, control and schedule of workshare using global integrated delivery (GID)

You'll have:

  • Lead Engineer proven experience on Oil & Gas, Petrochemical FEED projects
  • Knowledge of Pumps including Seal Systems
  • Good knowledge of Gas Turbine Driven Centrifugal Compressors
  • Knowledge of Power Generation Equipment
  • Knowledge of Utlity Packages
  • Knowledge of American design codes and standards, i.e. ASME, ASTM, NACE, API
  • Working knowledge of corrosion and degradation mechanisms and able to review materials of construction for equipment in gas service
  • Commercial awareness within professional services environment


Worley is committed to making a difference and we currently have exciting projects delivering energy transition.  We need the right people supporting this global change working and learning together. Our values and behaviours underpin who we are and everything we do…


• Life: Prioritise safety and wellbeing and ensure we choose ""what's right"" and face important issues

• Rise to the challenge: The can-do attitude to go that extra mile to deliver

• Stronger together: Seek new and diverse relationships to drive innovation

• Unlock Brilliance: Push boundaries and share our expertise


Worley will reward successful candidates with an excellent career opportunity within a forward thinking and flexible organisation, as well as an excellent salary and benefits package.


Principal Mechanical Engineer

Aberdeen, UK
Full time

Published on 05/31/2023

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