Machinery Engineer


Baytown, TX, US

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary


  • Seeking experienced mechanical engineer to join an engineering organization in the Baytown, TX area
  • Primary responsibilities will involve engineering support and reliability improvements for rotating equipment in a plant environment

Job Role Responsibilities


  • Work in a team environment with other engineering disciplines, operations and mechanical personnel
  • Proactively seek improvements directed at increasing plant reliability
  • Specify new rotating equipment to comply with industry and company design practices
  • Ensuring safe, cost effective, operable rotating equipment and associated systems are provided and maintained to meet current business unit needs.
  • Need to be available for infrequent off-normal working hours support 
  • Mentor younger engineers and provide technical training to mechanical and operations personnel
  • Provide quality control and design reviews of new projects that involve rotating equipment
  • Periodically review rotating equipment thermodynamic and mechanical performance
  • Provide assistance in the field during plant startups, shutdowns or upsets
  • Provide guidance to the business units on prioritization of machinery related work

Job Requirements


  • BS in Mechanical Engineering 
  • Experience with rotating equipment support roles in a plant
  • Knowledge of industry standards for purchasing equipment as well as repair standards
  • Refining / Chemical plant experience preferred 
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priority items

Preferred Knowledge/Skills/ Abilities


  • Well-versed in Microsoft Office, data analysis, and strong analytical skills for plant troubleshooting.
  • Good communications skills required, both verbal and written
  • Demonstrated work experience in a similar role


ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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