Kelly Services Rotating Equipment Engineer - South East Houston in Alvin, Texas

Machinery Engineer (Rotating Equipment)

revamp project

Role Description:

Consult with owner for a large Olefins unit revamp which includes rerating or replacement of several large centrifugal compressors and steam turbines. Serve as owner’s “rotating equipment expert” in work with primary EPC service provider and OEM. Since this role is primarily consulting in nature, we expect there will be periods of full time engagement (e.g., reviewing specs sheets, reviewing vendor proposals, etc. prior to placement of order) and some periods and ad hoc engagement (after order is placed, periodic meetings with vendor, factor accepting testing, etc.)


  • Minimum Requirements:

  • BS Mechanical Engineering

  • Process industry experience as a rotating equipment engineer

  • Experience with engineering and design of machinery on revamp projects

  • Experience as an owner engineer in maintaining and operating compressors and turbines

  • Knowledge of and experience with engineering and industry codes, standards and best practices

  • Additional qualifications desired:

  • Experience as owner engineer on revamp projects

  • Experience with compressors and turbines on steam cracking olefins technology units or with other gas processing

  • Familiarity with Bentley-Nevada vibration monitoring, anti-surge controls and other aspects of instrumentation and control for machinery

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