Shell Jobs – Mechanical Engineer

Website Royal Dutch Shell

Job Description:

This Static Mechanical Engineer position is in Shell’s Deepwater Projects and Engineering organization, which is based in Houston, Tx. This organization is accountable for the design, construction, installation, commissioning, and start-up of Shell’s global deepwater oil and gas facilities. The project portfolio includes both greenfield and brownfield projects. The majority of the current deepwater project portfolio is geographically located in the Gulf of Mexico, Brazil, and Nigeria.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the development of preliminary facility designs during the conceptual design phase, including
  • Process design (Process Flow Diagrams, Process & Instrumentation Diagrams)
  • Equipment sizing and layouts
  • Preliminary hazard analysis
  • Weight, cost and schedule estimates
  • Supporting the development of detailed facility design, procurement, and construction requirements and specifications
  • Supporting the development of Invitation to Tender documents for the design, construction, installation, and commissioning of topsides facilities; subsequently participating in the technical evaluation of the tenders.
  • Providing technical assurance of the facility design engineering, procurement, and construction.
  • Participate in process design reviews, HAZOP studies, and contribute to the design HSE case
  • Assess system/equipment integrity to understand the full range of operability
  • Ensure that Human Factors, operability, maintainability and constructability standards are uniformly applied throughout the design
  • Participate in detailed design reviews
  • Plan and participate in equipment FAT’s
  • Providing mechanical engineering support during the commissioning and start-up of the facility
  • Work in a team environment, take initiative and handle multiple responsibilities with minimal supervision
  • Interface with other discipline engineers for complete design and project management of modules and engineered packages
  • Interface with the HSSE and the Quality organizations on engineered packages
  • Maintain relationships with internal team members and stakeholders (other discipline engineers, managers, project and process engineers, etc.) to ensure the success of the total project
  • Establish and maintain applicable customer and supplier/contractor relationships
  • Demonstrate enterprise-first behaviors regarding Leadership, Accountability, and Teamwork
  • Demonstrate HSSE and D&I (Diversity & Inclusiveness) compliance and behaviors in line with corporate initiatives
  • Comply with corporate standards and work processes.

Job Requirements:

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering (degrees in other engineering disciplines may be acceptable if the candidate has extensive work experience in mechanical engineering roles)
  • 7 + years of relevant experience with offshore oil & gas facility design, procurement, and construction
  • Experience with deepwater projects is desirable
  • Experience with FPSO projects will be a plus
  • International work experience will be a plus
  • Deep knowledge and experience in implementing process safety processes
  • Working knowledge of US and international oil and gas industry standards
  • Working knowledge of project management and project control processes
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Job Details:

Company: Royal Dutch Shell

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: 

Job Location: Houston, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

Apply Here