Solar Turbines Incorporated Mabank , TX 75147
Posted 1 week ago
The Package Refurbishment & Upgrades (PRU) Hydromechanical Design Engineer is responsible for the design of turbine and driven equipment hydromechanical system upgrades to existing fielded equipment for specific customer sales orders as part of a multi-disciplined project execution team. These turbine package systems include: fuel, start, lube, air, compressor seal, fire and gas detection, enclosure ventilation, and all other package systems that support gas turbine and driven equipment operation. He or she will create or modify existing process and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs), associated device lists, and component source drawings. This role coordinates with Purchasing and vendors for hydromechanical system components, such as oil coolers, pumps, motors, valves and instrumentation. The hydromechanical design is the basis for the 3D mechanical design and determines the instrumentation and control devices connected to the Solar control system requiring close collaboration with the mechanical and controls design engineers on the PRU sales order project team throughout the sales order process. He or she will interface with PRU Project Application Engineering, PRU Project Management, Mabank Operations, Field Personnel, and other departments throughout the project execution process to ensure that all sales order deliverables meet end customer requirements.
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering
5+ years of engineering experience.
Working knowledge of computer aided design & drafting CADD system (Promis-e preferred, AutoCAD, CADDS-5 alternates)
Good understanding of purpose and function of hydromechanical system: fuel, start, lube, air, compressor seal, fire and gas detection, enclosure ventilation, and all other package systems that support gas turbine and driven equipment operation.
Attention to detail concerning component specifications, certifications, and documentation.
Good understanding of fluid flow/pressure/velocity in pipes and tubing (compressible and incompressible flows) in an open system and associated calculations.
Good understanding of pump theories and calculations.
Good understanding of manufacturing and testing processes.
Clear and concise communication skills.
Capacity to work in a team environment.
Flexibility to handle multiple tasks and competing priorities.
This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O.
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.
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Solar Turbines Incorporated