Pressure Vessel Package Engineer

Posted: 05/22/2022

Bassett Mechanical is a 3rd generation family-owned company that provides custom-built industrial refrigeration, HVAC, plumbing, metal fabricating and preventative maintenance service solutions to customers throughout the United States and the world. It is not only a great place to grow and thrive in your career. It is a place to truly belong. As a member of the Bassett Mechanical Family, you'll enjoy a competitive compensation and benefits package and many professional growth opportunities. From the moment you're hired, to the day you retire, you're a part of our Bassett Mechanical Family. 

Position Purpose

Establish and maintain ongoing mechanical system manufacturing activity with new and existing customers as assigned. (i.e. Modular process skids, Refrigeration packages, heat transfer equipment, etc) Act as a Metal Fabrication department engineering resource in the design of modular mechanical systems to suit customer requests.

Position Responsibilities

  • Directly communicate with customers in the form of quotations, meetings, and presentations to understand and define their needs. Understand and respond to customer requests, both verbal and written. Facilitate formal proposals for presentation to the customer.
  • Assist drafters in developing construction drawings and system P & ID’s.
  • Assist estimators in developing cost estimates for engineering and fabrication of mechanical assemblies, piping, and packaged systems.
  • Coordinate with staff to provide cost estimates, drawings, detailed engineering, etc.
  • Fulfill responsibilities of project management, estimating, and drafting as/when requested.
  • Develop engineering skill sets required for the application of mechanical product and system designs, including: modular process skids, refrigerant application expertise, selection of appropriate systems (recirculation, flooded, DX, etc.); pipe sizing; equipment selection; insulation systems; product loads and calculations.
  • Act as a technical expert for the company both for internal and external customers regarding mechanical packaged systems.
  • Assist in the development of engineering standards for the design of modular process skids and other mechanical systems.
  • Provide all documentation of engineering and cost estimates. Documentation to include drawings, P & ID’s, engineering calculations, piping details, and bid summary documents.
  • Support and maintain a safe and Lean work environment.

 Summary of Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Minimum 7-10 years of experience in the design and sizing of mechanical packaged systems and components
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) or equivalent, required.  Master’s degree, preferred.
  • Professional Engineer certification required
  • Working knowledge of refrigerants, refrigeration systems, fluid flow, heat transfer, preferred
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Physical ability to access job sites, including some climbing