Heat Exchanger Engineer

Exxonmobil Houston , TX 77020

Posted 2 weeks ago

Job Role Summary

Responsibilities for this position are to provide technical guidance for heat exchanger design, operation, troubleshooting, optimization, monitoring and reliability improvements across the global fleet for ExxonMobil businesses. The location of this job is the ExxonMobil campus located in Spring, TX. This position can include field assignments at ExxonMobil manufacturing plants, Engineering Contractor offices, Regional Engineering offices, and includes domestic and international travel.

Primary Job Functions Include

  • Providing support to facilities across Refining, Chemicals, and Upstream businesses

  • Applying emerging heat exchanger technology at ExxonMobil facilities

  • Providing quality control of heat exchanger design to ExxonMobil Capital Projects globally

  • Conducting heat exchanger R&D (e.g., identifying, evaluating and adapting new technology for business needs)

  • Maintaining in-depth knowledge of analysis tools, standards, and recommended practices associated with heat exchanger equipment.

  • Involvement in the development or modification of engineering standards affecting the Heat Exchanger Equipment discipline

Primary Job Requirements

  • Strong technical skills in design and troubleshooting of heat exchangers

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to work in a team environment

  • Strong analytical and heat transfer engineering skills

  • Strong technical writing and presentation skills used in the development of standards and reports

  • Willing and able to travel domestically and internationally.

  • Willing and able to take out-of-office work assignments

  • A B.S. in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering (M.S. or higher preferred)

  • A minimum 5 years of relevant experience, at least 10 years of experience preferred

Preferred Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Experience supporting Refining and/or Petrochemical facilities

  • Experience designing a wide variety of heat exchanger types (e.g. shell and tube, airfin, plate & frame, etc.)

  • Expertise in fouling of heat exchangers in Refining and Petrochemical processes

  • Has participated in Industry Committees and development of Industry Standards

  • Expert using HTRI with some familiarity with Process Simulation (PROII, HYSYS, etc.)

Alternate Location: United States : Houston, Texas

ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Technical Writer, Engineering, Research, Technology

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