Mechanical Engineer

  • Location
    Fort Mcmurray, Alberta
  • Job type

Are you a driven Mechanical Engineer looking to utilize your sound technical skills to provide support to operations? If so, then this opportunity is for you!
Adecco is currently hiring a full-time Mechanical Engineer in Fort McMurray, AB to work a one-year contract at a well-established energy company majoring in the production of synthetic crude from oil sands, in Fort McMurray, AB. If you have 3-5 years of experience in static equipment inspection, maintenance and design within the oil and gas industry, then this job is yours!

  • Location: Fort McMurray, AB
  • Shifts: Monday to Friday | 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Job type: one-year contract Full-time Here’s why you should apply:
  • Hires fast, pays weekly 
  • Vacation pay paid out on each weekly pay cheque 
  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified 
  • Free training programs 
  • New and quicker onboarding process 
  • Possibility of this job extending longer Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provide general mechanical engineering support relating to static equipment fitness for service (FFS) assessment, repair specifications, re-rate assessment, failure investigation, purchase specification, equipment strategies support etc. to site operating units
  • Prepare high-quality engineering packages (both turnaround and running unit) to ensure the reliability of the plant. This includes repairing and upgrading packages, and providing support to turnaround activities by being available during turnaround Provide input into shutdown scope development based on previous history and known future issues
  • Provide improvements to plant operation and reliability through innovative engineering and resolve root-cause performance problems with static pressure equipment
  • Provide support as required to other disciplines e.g. inspections, materials engineering, process and technical disciplines
  • Work collaboratively with the process, maintenance and technical personnel to resolve plant and system issues
  • Manage the resolution of key technical issues and interface with technical staff to ensure that technical issues are resolved
  • Responsible for achieving code compliance and/or governing authority endorsement of designs produced personally or by junior personnel under his/her guidance
  • Provide mentorship to both entry-level and less experienced engineers in reviewing and authenticating specification deviations and engineering packages Requirements and Qualifications:
  • Must be legally eligible to work, and reside in Canada
  • Bachelor’s Degree in mechanical engineering from a Canadian University or equivalent as recognized by APEGA
  • Must be a registered Engineer-in-Training or Professional Engineer or eligible for membership in the APEGA
  • Minimum 3-8 years of Static Equipment Mechanical engineering experience
  • A valid class 5 driver's license
  • Willing to work after hours (i.e. overtime) in support of running unit issues
  • Experience in static equipment inspection, maintenance and design and knowledge of commonly used design and fabrication codes as well as post-construction specifications for pressure vessels, furnaces, heat exchangers and process & slurry piping
  • Knowledge of and experience using mechanical design tools for static equipment to support design verification and FFS assessment
  • Knowledge of the risk-based work selection process is a key asset
  • Participation in Root Cause Failure Analysis for static equipment
  • Must be local to fort McMurray or willing to relocate (No flights or camp provided)

    If you are a skilled and experienced Mechanical Engineer, who is looking to build your career in a diverse and inclusive work environment where the employee feels valued and respected, apply now and an Adecco recruiter will reach out soon!
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    Reference number CA_EN_1_028547_2092812

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