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Rotating Equipment Engineer

Date: Nov 17, 2021

Location: USA: Sweeny, TX, US, 77480

Company: CPChem

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Chevron Phillips Chemical is seeking a Rotating Equipment Reliability Engineer to join our team at our facility in Sweeny, Texas.  This position provides technical expertise, troubleshooting skills, and project support to the facility. The Rotating Equipment Reliability Team is responsible for providing machinery technical support and predictive technologies to develop and maintain programs that enhance the reliability and integrity of rotating machinery at Sweeny/Old Ocean. This individual must have an understanding of multiple rotating machinery elements, working knowledge of reliability best practices, and the ability to effectively communicate detailed technical issues to their stakeholders.


  • Maintain the Mechanical Integrity & Reliability Program and ensure that compliance System of Record is accurate and updated
  • Perform in-depth reviews of rotating equipment and make recommendations and corrective actions to improve equipment reliability
  • Develop and implement action plans to eliminate identified failure modes, including but not limited to modifications and changes
  • Support efforts that involve design engineering changes, maintenance procedure changes, preventive maintenance changes, and life cycle cost analysis
  • Maintain accurate status of all mechanical equipment, develop and maintain history and performance to reveal bad & worst actors list


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering with at least 5 years of manufacturing experience
  • Knowledge of mechanical standards and various Codes as applied in petrochemical industry (i.e. API, ASME, ANSI, NFPA)
  • The ability to communicate detailed technical information to the appropriate stakeholders within the organization
  • Experience in root cause analysis and incident investigations

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience with rotating equipment (reliability, design, projects, maintenance, etc.)
  • Experience with Reliability best practices (Bad Actors List, RCAs, PM Development, etc.)


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Travel Requirements: Up to 5%

Eligibility for Relocation: Yes (Internal Candidates Only)

Closing Date: 12/08/2021

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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