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Mechanical Engineer - Pressure Vessel / Stationary Equipment

Company: The Chemours Company
Location: Wilmington
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

As we create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through chemistry, we invite you to join our team to harness the power of chemistry to shape markets, redefine industries and improve lives for billions of people around the world.


From the frontline to the back office, every Chemours employee is part of something bigger than themselves as together we work to create a better world through the power of our chemistry.

Chemours is a $6.3 billion company with a portfolio of products and processes that enable technologies and products that people use every day in their lives. From cellular phones to lower emission vehicles, to 5G communications and clean energy from hydrogen, we're collaborating with customers to make these innovations more capable. Simply said, we use our chemistry to change lives, shape markets, and redefine industries-one improvement at a time.

Chemours is seeking a Pressure Vessel / Stationary Equipment Mechanical Engineer to join our growing Engineering Technology team! This position will report directly to the Engineering Technology Manager in our Wilmington, DE location.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Provide pressure vessel and stationary equipment mechanical engineering consulting services to Chemours global chemical businesses, including technical support to plant operations and capital projects.
  • Scope of role includes equipment design, project support, oversight of fabrication activities, post-construction support (inspections, repairs, alterations, etc.), supplier identification, maintenance and development of engineering standards, and technical training programs.
  • Network with company resources and cross-functional teams to achieve timely solutions to business problems.
  • Required travel: Approx. 25%
    In order to be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:
    • BS or higher in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited institution.
    • 10 - 20 years of experience in the Chemical Process or related Industries.
    • Knowledge of related plant operational practices such as Process Safety Management, mechanical integrity, and reliability engineering.
    • Extensive knowledge of ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, ASME Piping Codes, API Codes and Standards, and NBIC.
    • Experience in the specification, design, and application of mechanical components across a wide variety of chemical processes.
    • Ability to provide operating and maintaining support including planned or emergency repair at our global sites and repair facilities.
    • Able to provide support at all levels of the project process, from developing / reviewing basic data and specifications to equipment checkout and commissioning of new stationary process equipment worldwide.
    • Experience with stress analysis methods and criteria.
    • Experience with the design, optimization, and best practices for bolted flange joints, including leak tightness criteria.
    • Represent company interests during equipment overhaul, repair and re-commissioning.
    • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills necessary to sell integrated engineering solutions to all levels of the organization.
    • Demonstrated ability to be proactive, self-motivated, and able to function independent of supervision.
    • Highly organized with an ability to manage a high number of simultaneous projects and programs with varying complexity, priority, and timing.
    • Excellent time management skills including the ability to manage a substantial workload, handle all levels of problems in a timely manner and complete strategic and tactical assignments within schedule.
    • Strong interpersonal, networking, and teamwork skills for building consensus in teams for problem solving, developing a client base, and working well with people in a diverse, multi-disciplinary team environment at all levels of the Company.
      The following skill sets are preferred by the business unit:
      • Involvement in technical societies.
      • Computer and PC Literate-Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and other Engineering software (Compress, PVElite).


        Competitive Compensation

        Comprehensive Benefits Packages

        401(k) Match

        Employee Stock Purchase Program

        Tuition Reimbursement

        Commuter Benefits

        Learning and Development Opportunities

        Strong Inclusion and Diversity Initiatives

        Company-paid Volunteer Days

        We're a different kind of chemistry company because we see our people as our biggest assets. Instead of focusing just on what our employees do each day, we look at how they do it-by taking a different approach to talent development, employee engagement, and culture. Our goal is to empower employees to be their best selves, at Chemours and in life. And we're proud to be Certified--- by Great Place to Work -.

        Learn more about Chemours and our culture by visiting Chemours.com/careers.

        Chemours is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, religion, color, gender, disability, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, marital status, family status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. Jurisdictions may have additional grounds for non-discrimination, and we comply with all applicable laws.

        Chemours is an E-Verify employer.

        Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation.

        Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position.

        At Chemours, you will find sustainability in our vision, our business and your future. If you want to work on the leading edge of your field and have a desire to make a difference, join Chemours and discover what it means when we say "We Are Living Chemistry".

Keywords: The Chemours Company, Wilmington , Mechanical Engineer - Pressure Vessel / Stationary Equipment, Engineering , Wilmington, Delaware

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