Senior Process/Mechanical Engineer

December 23, 2019

We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Process/Mechanical Engineer to work with Thyson on a full-time, permanent staff basis from our offices in Ellesmere Port.

Key Objectives:

  • Provide technical support to sales, undertake design activities and deliver design dossiers complete with CAD drawings, appraise quotations for materials/components, liaison with suppliers, clients and third party consultants including design Approvers/Appraisers, provision of technical support to the PDT including contractors, ensure the design elements of the programme are completed on time and designs are drawn-up in accordance with the TTL, Client, IGE or applicable external specifications/standards and reviewed/approved by the Design Lead.
  • Key Responsibilities:

  • Discipline Lead, delivering mechanical/process designs for piping skids, pressure let down and metering modular packages, with a multi-disciplinary team made up of Civil, Control & Instrumentation and Electrical Engineers in the field of petrochemical pipework/pipeline on a by-project basis.
  • Technical support from a mechanical/process perspective to all project teams re. design, procurement, assembly, testing, installation, commissioning and documentation packages.
  • Develop, review, and take responsibility for the accuracy of detailed calculations, process engineering datasheets and drawings to specify the process engineering requirement of TTL projects.
  • Demonstrate, provide and develop appropriate technical solutions for specific project issues.
  • Provide technical expertise and support to business winning activity as required.
  • Balance commercial and technical risk using acquired commercial acumen.
  • Academic Qualifications:

  • Degree qualified with approximately 15 years related Oil & Gas/Petrochemical experience.
  • Minimum of 10 years gas process/gas plant experience.
  • Project experience of working in a variety of critical projects including grassroots, brownfield and revamp types with proven expertise in one type/phase if industry.
  • Site experience on a number of design and construction based site assignments.
  • Experience in handling critical piping design issues, developing layouts for complex plants and clear understanding of interdependence of piping disciplines.
  • Skills:

  • Ability to work within a team environment.
  • Ability to focus and meet tight deadlines.
  • Organised and methodical drawing/document control.
  • Knowledge:

  • IGE specifications/standards relevant legislation including specific British/European Standards/Regulations re. IGEM-TD-13 etc.
  • Awareness of the regulations and standards applicable to analytical, metering, pressure reduction, sample, mechanical and process.
  • Familiarity with large and small bore pipework.
  • For more information about this role, and to apply, please send your CV and a covering note to