Job Description and Qualifications
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., a Fortune 500 manufacturer of
industrial gases, has an immediate opening for a Rotating Equipment
Engineer at our Corporate Headquarters in Allentown, Pennsylvania,
or at our Houston Office.
This position will lead and perform machinery equipment
selection, estimating and design work including:
preparing rotating equipment package specifications
clarifying vendor proposals
developing technical bid evaluations
performing order kick off meetings
creating technical requisition purchase packages
executing equipment design reviews
for Air Products Process Gases projects globally.
This position requires a degreed engineer with a minimum of 10
years' experience in the design and application process gas
compressors, steam and gas turbines, process pumps, fans and
blowers, cooling towers, API 610 pumps, etc. The individual shall
be capable of reviewing a vendor's technical documents to ensure
their accuracy and completeness. He/she is also expected to have
excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as proven
- Work with the proposal team (including third party engineering
firms) to provide large machinery equipment and process equipment
packages such as centrifugal/ reciprocating/screw compressors,
steam/gas turbines (mechanical and generator drive), pumps, cooling
towers, water treatment systems, oil removal systems, condensers,
silencers etc., in project BED/FEED phases.
- Prepare engineering specifications, data sheets, and inspection
and testing plans for required equipment. Review suppliers'
proposals and develop technical evaluations.
- Review and approve suppliers' design calculations, fabrication
drawings, and quality control documents. Witness testing and
pre-ship inspection of critical equipment in the suppliers
- Participate in plant operability reviews and hazard reviews as
applicable to the rotating equipment.
- Support the construction team during installation of equipment.
Perform site inspections as needed to ensure installation in
accordance with Air Products and suppliers' requirements.
- Build good relationships and communicate with global machinery
community leads to share the best practice and technology.
Participating the global meetings and conferences.
- Support process as product line proposal development by
providing machinery equipment cost and man hour estimation.
- Travel approximately 25%, including international travel is
Qualifications and Requirements:
- BS Degree in Rotating Machinery, Mechanical Engineering or
Chemical/Mechanical Engineering with a minimum 10 years working
experience on centrifugal/ reciprocating/screw compressors,
blowers, steam/gas turbines, pumps, silencers, cooling towers, air-
or water-cooled. in Industrial Gases, Oil & Gas, or Petro Chemical
- Must be fully conversant condensers etc. with internationally
recognized codes API, ASME, TEMA, IEC, etc. Familiarity with the
requirements of local China codes is a plus.
- Good knowledge and experience in inspection of rotating
machinery fabrication and performance testing procedures and
- Leadership skills, with good communication, teamwork and
- Must be able to read and write fluently in English and possess
an acceptable level of English speaking to be able to interact with
people from US, Europe and Asia.
To learn more, visit https://www.airproducts.com/company#/.
At Air Products, we work in an environment where diversity is
essential, inclusion is our culture, and each person knows they
belong and matter. To learn more, visit About Air Products.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid
holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and
Air Products thanks all applicants in advance for their
interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered
for an interview, or are currently employed by Air Products, will
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.) You will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital
status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and
expression, disability, or veteran status.