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Mechanical Technologist Advisor

Location: Houston, Texas Salary: competitive
Sector: Global Energy, Downstream and Chemicals, Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Manufacturing (EPCM) Type: Contract


Title: Mechanical Technologist Advisor

Pay rate: $55 - $60/hr

Duration: 1 year

Shift: 40hr work week. 8hr shifts.

Work Location:
Houston Texas USA 77032

* * Extensive (5-10 years) hands-on experience with drilling rig PLC systems (e.g. Omron, Allen Bradley, Siemens) and VFD drives (e.g. ABB, Siemens, Nagasaki) and motor controls * Excellent understanding of the different PLC systems, communication protocols, network topologies * Proven track record of successfully developing and implementing PLC logic within PLC systems * Experience with troubleshooting PLC and VFD systems*

Under broad direction, operates with considerable latitude, provides expertise and guidance in analysis, modification and designs for multiple projects and/or projects of great complexity. Requires the ability to trade off innumerable, complex, highly interdependent variables and make timely decisions. Considered a subject matter expert in the application of standard materials and components. Investigates use of alternate materials and provides input on strategic sourcing of materials. Organizes, structures and completes projects in an independent manner or may lead design teams. Provides consultation and technology transfer to internal and external peers. Documents technology transfers when appropriate. Incorporates Reliability, HSE and Quality analysis techniques during the design process. Job role directly impacts a PSL's viability or its quality of service. Skills typically acquired through the completion of a undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology and 15 years of related experience or through 19 years of related experience.

Provides expertise and guidance in analysis, modification and designs for multiple projects and/or projects of great complexity. Requires the ability to trade off innumerable, complex, highly interdependent variables and make timely decisions. · Organizes, structures and completes projects in an independent manner. · Subject matter expert in the application of standard materials and components. Investigates use of alternate materials. Provides input on strategic sourcing of materials. · Provides consultation and technology transfer to internal and external peers. Document technology transfer when appropriate. · Incorporates reliability, HSE and Quality analysis techniques during the design process · Performs internal/external customer needs analysis. Looks for ways to exceed customer expectations. · Serves as a mentor to lower level technical staff personnel. · Formulates and influences fundamental changes to company and industry sanctioned standards and specifications. · Defines appropriate testing procedures where there is no precedent. Consults on testing facilities capabilities and upgrades · Learns and utilizes project management skills in the organization and execution of project assignments as necessary

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