Rotating Equipment Engineer

Job Title: Rotating Equipment Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Houston, United States
Salary: competitive
Start Date: 2018-10-30
Reference: BH-93513
Contact Name: Simmie Colson
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 30, 2018 21:01

Job Description

Rotating Equipment Engineer


Location: Houston, TX

Duration: Long-term assignment


Job Summary: 

Provide technical assurance overview and support for Rotating Equipment systems and documentation to ensure safe, reliable, and cost-effective operation and maintenance. Provide technical expertise to pump and turbine maintenance, operations, projects, and overall mechanical integrity programs.


  • Determine scope, budget, and timeline of projects based on operational needs.
  • Improve the reliability of all rotating equipment. This includes creating and implementing policies and procedures to track reliability, updating preventive maintenance programs, enhancing predictive maintenance programs, tracking equipment criticality, and measuring key performance indicators and metrics.
  • Design rotating equipment for reliable performance.
  • Provide technical expertise for onsite and offsite repair of machinery.
  • Troubleshoot rotating equipment issues and implement improvement plans.
  • Generate and monitor equipment performance metrics to identify gaps and measure improvement.
  • Support predictive maintenance programs.

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Aromatics experience is preferred.
  • Strong understanding of Machinery principles.
  • Strong ability to troubleshoot and determine root cause.
  • Experience working on the Owner/Operator side.
  • 5+ years of experience in Rotating Equipment supporting chemicals/refining operations and/or projects.
  • Experience working in a maintenance/reliability environment.