Amec Foster Wheeler Senior Mechanical Engineer (Rotating Eq) in Madrid, Spain

Amec Foster Wheeler is currently looking to recruit an experienced Senior Rotating Equipment Engineer that has previous experience of working mainly in FEED / EPCs of Refinery Projects Plants, plus across Feasibility Studies and PMC will be considered. This is an opportunity for you to become a valuable, well-rounded member of an experienced team, with successful candidates taking responsibility for Rotating Equipment issues.

  • Review and verification of equipment supplier’s engineering, as well as the testing and commissioning of equipment

  • Assist with specification and selection of suitable rotating machinery, plus testing and commissioning of suitable equipment

  • Provide specialist engineering support to global projects in a major engineering contractor organization

  • Preparation of Equipment Technical Material Requisition (Specifications), such as Specification and Mechanical Data Sheets, for Enquiry

  • Technical evaluation, comparison and clarification of supplier technical bids, plus the technical reports to support order placement

  • Preparation of Equipment Technical Material Requisition (Specifications) for order

  • Review of Process Data Sheets and Supplier documentation for integration within Review of Vendor documents as GA / Details / Calculations / Fabrication Procedures

  • Project technical support – familiarity with risk assessments, design reviews, constructability, HAZOP, etc.

  • Inspection and construction support as necessary

  • Technical supervision of supplier design and control of supplier interface, plus the co-ordination of interfaces with other engineering disciplines in local office or HVEC

  • Technical support for installation and commissioning

  • Plan and monitor execution of equipment aspects of projects

  • Relevant Degree qualifications, with at least 7 year’s related work experience

  • Extensive experience, primarily in machinery for Refinery (API Stds.), working with process compressors, steam turbines, pumps and other rotating / package equipment

  • Experience as mechanical project lead will be valued

  • Experience of pump selection and performance characteristics

  • Additional experience of compressors, steam turbines and other process plant machinery would be required

  • Familiarity with the following codes: API (610-619 Pumps / Compressors / Turbines) ISO and ASME

  • Flexible attitude, with excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Spanish

  • Availability for travel and assignation to external offices

  • Immediate availability to join

  • Holding a valid permit to live and work in Spain is required

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2017-18358

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc

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