Mechanical Design Supervisor
Houston, TX 
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Posted 29 days ago
Job Description

Are you inspired by "what's next"? So are we.

When you join the Albemarle team, you contribute to a better tomorrow. You will play a role in powering many of the world's largest and most critical industries, from energy and communications to transportation and electronics. We are putting innovation to work to improve people's lives and we want YOU to be a part of it.

Job Description

Albemarle is seeking a Mechanical Design Supervisor for our Catalyst business group based in Bayport, TX. As the Mechanical Design Supervisor, you will be responsible for providing day to day administrative and technical supervision of mechanical designers supporting our Bayport capital portfolio. In this role you will also be responsible for completing mechanical engineering design efforts for capital projects as required.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Lead Bayport Capital Projects mechanical design team.

  • Execute mechanical design activities on capital projects. Activities include: P&ID

  • development, equipment specifications and design, plant layout, piping design, and

  • generation of complete mechanical construction packages.

  • Supervise the mechanical design activities conducted by engineering contractors.

  • Follow Corporate mechanical design standards and specifications.

  • Provide mechanical design, stress analysis, vessel design, and code compliance technical

  • support on capital project and to maintenance and other groups as needed.

  • Identify opportunities for improvement and develop solutions that improve the efficiency,

  • quality, and speed of the mechanical design process.

  • Full alignment and demonstration of company core values.

  • Full personal, team and project safety performance.

  • Full technical responsibility for the results of the mechanical design team's efforts and for the

  • effectiveness of its overall integration with other engineering and production site teams.

  • Plan and supervise work of staff to align with project specific targets and department metrics.

Accountabilities:

  • Zero injuries and incidents on assigned capital projects.

  • Design packages comply with applicable codes (ASME, API), standards, and best practices for process plant design.

  • Design activities are completed in accordance with the project schedule and budget.

  • Design packages must be complete (contain all required sections) and have the required quality in order to minimize field change orders.

  • Continuous improvement in procedures, tools, standards, and team performance.

Education and Experience Required:

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering.

  • 15+ years of industry experience or an advanced engineering degree with lesser experience.

  • Strong knowledge of equipment required - pumps, pressure vessels, tanks, heat exchangers, mixers used in the chemical processing industry.

  • Direct experience with all the required aspects of mechanical design required. Aspects

  • include: P&ID development, equipment specifications and design, plant layout, piping design, and generation of complete mechanical construction packages.

  • Must have experience with mechanical design during all phases of a capital project - scope

  • development, detailed design, construction, and commissioning.

  • Knowledge and experience with applicable codes (ASME, API), standards, and best practices for process plant design.

  • Experience with software tools such as Autodesk, AutoCAD, STAAD, CAESAR,

  • and COMPRESS.

  • Experience with coordinating the activities of other design disciplines (civil, electrical, and

  • instrumentation) is preferred.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects with varied scope, schedule, and priorities.

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
15+ years
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