EMTEC Marine Terminal Engineer


Houston, TX, US

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Description


ExxonMobil is looking for an experienced engineer to provide marine terminal engineering technical support within its ExxonMobil Technology and Engineering Company. This position is located in Spring, TX at the ExxonMobil Houston Campus.  

Job Role Responsibilities


  • Perform engineering planning and assessments of marine facilities, including berthing, mooring, cargo-handling, fire protection, pollution prevention and other facilities
  • Assist in commissioning and troubleshooting of new structures and equipment
  • Perform operational assessments to assist facilities with risk management activities and assuring compliance with industry / company standards
  • Conduct mooring and berthing engineering evaluations to define Vessel Acceptance Criteria, mooring requirements and Environmental Operating Limits
  • Provide post incident response to terminals for continued operations
  • Participate in development of company / industry standards. Interpret and explain company practices and industry standards and how they apply to ongoing operation of facilities and projects 
  • Provide interface with business units, regulatory agencies, and industry organizations
  • This position requires domestic and international travel

Job Requirements


  • B.S. Civil / Structural Engineering 
  • M.S. degree in engineering in civil or marine related discipline will be an advantage.
  • Minimum 5 years relevant industry experience
  • Previous technical position within a manufacturing plant is preferred
  • Candidates should be self-motivated and focused on achieving business results
  • Solid technical and analytical skills
  • Strong communication, innovative thinking, and teamwork capabilities
  • Demonstrated leadership experience

Preferred Knowledge / Skills / Abilities


  • Candidates who have a background in engineering areas such as those below and who can quickly adapt their skills will be strongly considered. 
  • Relevant knowledge and experience includes the following: 
    • Knowledge of key industry guidelines for marine such as OCIMF and PIANC
    • Experience in performing mooring analysis and fender design
    • Capable of reading and interpreting drawings and specifications for typical marine terminal components (cargo transfer systems, mooring, fenders, gangways, etc.)
    • Experience with sizing and lay out of marine terminal structures and facilities based on ship/shore interface requirements (e.g., ship size, effective mooring layouts, gangway and loading arm or hose operating envelopes, etc.)
    • Experience in design and construction of shore berths
    • Experience in assessing existing operations including procedures / facilities is a plus


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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