Technical Advisor – Mechanical and Certified Machine Safety Specialist job vacancy in KBR (Newark, DE)

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Company name : KBR
Location : Newark, DE
Position : Technical Advisor – Mechanical and Certified Machine Safety Specialist

Description :

When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the hydrocarbon and government services markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world’s largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

Join us and you will be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.


The preferred candidate will be able to function in a dual role as explained below.

A licensed Professional Engineer with proven track record of managing multiple mechanical design efforts from conceptual design through construction support for Chemical and Biofuel clients. In-depth knowledge of mechanical equipment normally found in the chemical industry noted below along with industry codes is mandatory.
As a certified Machine Safety specialist, function as the overall technical lead while developing a core team to conduct Machine Risk Assessments in accordance with ANSI B11.0 and other industry standards while developing the strategic execution strategy for this design service for our clients worldwide. CMSE and / or LMSS certifications are required.

The selected candidate will be expected to function in a dual role during the initial stages of establishing the Machine Risk Assessment team.

These roles are expected to function in a hybrid work environment and must have the ability to travel to client sites to perform the machine risk assessments.


This role is anticipated during the initial stages of establishing the Machine Risk Assessment team and business model and for the right candidate could either be a permanent dual role or transition to a full-time single role as well.
Early project planning and coordination while handling two to three small to mid-cap sized projects with ability to quickly provide engineering work hour estimates and risk memos.
Develop and manage the preparation, review and checking of mechanical specification packages in accordance with Client requirements and industry best practices.
Manage and successfully influence the entire procurement life cycle while working closely with all disciplines.
Managing development of complex multi-discipline Construction packages including diagrams, drawings, equipment schedules, details, and Scopes of Work.
Maintain positive relationships with clients, vendors, and contractors in a professional manner.
Track Project Scope and Schedule and notify project manager of deviation from original design, budget, or schedule.


Develop multi-discipline execution strategy for executing Machine Risk Assessments.
Actively engage key clients while extending our already successful collaborative relationships into this new specialty design services arena.
Take the lead and build a high performing core team and train/mentor early-to-mid career engineers in machine safety.
Develop and manage machine safety risk program for office and clients worldwide.
Act as subject matter expert for KBR worldwide.
Track Machine Risk Assessment program with use of dashboards to inform office leadership and clients overall health of program.
Take lead on other related strategic initiatives for the Mechanical department when requested.


Preferred Bachelors’ in Mechanical Engineering or another related field.
10+ years (minimum) of experience in EPC industry. Will consider experience with chemical site team or project engineering backgrounds in related industries. Operations or Maintenance and Reliability experience is a plus.
Professional Engineering License (P.E.) is mandatory.
Certification in Machine Safety from accredited certification organizations offering CMSS or LMSS certifications.
Working Experience with any of the following core areas:

Stationary equipment including pressure vessels, heat exchangers, cooling towers.
Material handling systems.
Rotating machinery such as pumps, compressors and liquid ring vacuum pump systems.
Large complex packaged equipment systems.

Working knowledge of other engineering disciplines and the ability to coordinate with them to meet design requirements.
Ability to travel as needed to survey client sites.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with supervisory experience.


Travel to client sites will comply with all KBR and Client Safety Rules, Processes and Procedures
Work at client sites may require using and wearing personal protective equipment such as fire-retardant clothing, hearing and eye protection, hard hat and steel-toed boots
Work at client sites may require moderate physical exertion including walking to operating areas, ascending/descending stairs, walking the client property

This may include climbing ladders, lifting to up to 35 lbs, etc


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits, which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.


At KBR, we are passionate about our people, sustainability and our Zero Harm culture.
These inform all that we do and are at the heart of our commitment to and ongoing journey toward being a more inclusive and diverse company. That commitment is central to our team of teams philosophy and fosters an environment of real collaboration across cultures and locations. Our individual differences and perspectives bring enhanced value to our teams and help us develop solutions for the most challenging problems. We understand that by embracing those differences and working together, we are more innovative, more resilient and safer.

We Deliver – Together.

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