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Chevron Corporation Fixed Equipment Integrity / RBI Engineer in Richmond, California

Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 48,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources.

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of [[title]] located in [[filter5]] , Ca through 9/13/19 at 11:59 (Eastern Standard Time).

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Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Provide Fixed Equipment engineering consulting to inspectors, engineers, management, and operators including mechanical design, remaining life assessment, risk calculation, and repair strategies.

  • Lead development of pressure vessel asset strategies for the facility, including the use of quantitative RBI.

  • Participate in the planning and executing work plans for plant turnarounds and capital projects.

  • Provide technical oversight and second level review of inspection findings and recommendations, asset strategy adjustments, and interpretation of inspection data.

  • Work directly with Inspection team to help scope inspection, repair and replacement options to address fixed equipment inspection findings. Use CPDEP principles to assess alternatives and develop cost-effective solution.

  • Perform routine fitness-for-service assessments. Act as liaison between FEI and Technical organization or ETC on more complex FFS assessments.

  • Participate in failure analysis to determine root cause and help develop long-term solutions to prevent repeat failures. Identify and solve worst actors.

  • Technical resource in analysis of data, damage mechanisms, process hazard analysis studies, and equipment/piping reliability plans (asset strategies). Assist as needed to analyze data, calculate corrosion rates, asses risk, and predict end of life for piping, pressure vessels and tanks.

  • Revise/author Mechanical Integrity related Refinery Instructions and Inspection Procedures. Work collaboratively with Fixed Equipment Integrity, Maintenance and Reliability, Technical and Operations disciplines to implement and foster consistency in execution.

  • Work collaboratively with FEI personnel from other Chevron refineries to drive consistency/standardization of Mechanical Integrity processes and procedures.

  • Act as Fixed Equipment point of contact for various MFG/CPF wide standards reviews/implementation efforts. Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree.

  • Demonstrated 5+ years of experience in Complex Process Facility Design and/or Reliability Engineering or equivalent, including design and repair of equipment.

  • Proven ability to occasionally respond to emergency calls and work long associated hours, especially during turnaround events, occasionally on an unplanned basis.

  • Demonstrated safe working habits consistent with an Incident and Injury Free culture.

  • Proven ability to work in and around operating facilities, manufacturer and testing sites, with occasional climbing and internal equipment access.

  • Domestic travel is required, roughly 5%, depending on assigned projects and experience level.

  • Job necessitates driving on a routine basis. Preferred Qualifications:

  • API 581 Quantitative RBI experience/certification.

  • FFS Level 1 Qualification with demonstrated ability to perform Fitness-For-Service assessments.

  • Working knowledge of damage mechanisms, material selection, inspection practices and repair techniques.

  • Working knowledge of IMPACT and CPDEP work processes

  • Demonstrated change and project management experience.

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