Mechanical Engineer

Location: Clinton, Iowa Salary: competitive
Sector: Engineering, Downstream and Chemicals Type: contract

Mechanical Engineer

Pay rate: $36/hr

Duration: 10 Months contract with a strong chance of permanent hire

Shift: 8hr work days, 40hr work weeks.


* Assist the lead mechanical engineer in assuring that the design of rotating equipment is in accordance with good engineering practices, applicable industry codes/standards and consistent with the company's business needs.
* Demonstrate strong personal initiative, sound planning and problem-solving capability, and effective interpersonal skills.
* Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
* Able to simultaneously manage multiple tasks and projects effectively.


* Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 5 year's experience with design and/or operation of refining, petrochemical, or chemical processing facilities
* Working level understanding of machinery design and maintenance along with a firm working knowledge of machinery-related industry standards (e.g. API, ANSI, ISO) as they apply to design, analysis, re-rating, and alteration of machinery.
* Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing with internal/external customers.
* Proficient in the English language (verbal & written communication).
* Work experience at a refining, petrochemical, or chemical facility is a plus.
* PE Certification

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