Support Engineer (Mechanical)

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Kenai, Alaska, USA

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Job description

Our client is seeking a Mechanical Engineer to work within their refinery in Kenai, AK

Engineer will provide support for day-to-day maintenance/reliability activities as well as small projects at the Kenai refinery. Role will integrate into a team of mechanical, process, and instrument/electrical engineers with focus on run and maintain activities as well as project development and execution. Work schedule will be 9/80, with some periods of extended hours as approved by the site supervisor. Duration of assignment is expected to extend through the end of 2018.


  • Maintenance Engineering - support for general work notifications generated for repairs
  • Develop piping and equipment replacement work packages
  • Turnaround planning package development
  • Management of change (MOC) - Initiation and management, including PSSR and close-out activities
  • Develop temporary repair packages
  • Develop weld traveler packages
  • Project development and/or maintenance & reliability engineering experience in refining, upstream Oil & Gas, or chemicals preferred
  • Working knowledge of ASME codes and API Recommended Practices around piping and pressure vessels in refineries and petrochemical plants.
  • Familiar with OSHA PSM Management of change (MOC) process


  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Highly effective organization skills
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills
  • Innovative, decisive, and self-motivated
  • Able to work with minimal supervision