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PD&P Sr. Stress Engineer

Requisition ID:  226282

Primary Job Duties/Functions:

•Develops the most cost-effective total project solution for execution of the discipline engineering work.

•Performs and checks calculations, and solves problems of high engineering complexity

•Reviews specifications, drawings, and vendor equipment documentation from both within the discipline as well as from other disciplines for compliance with project requirements and actively seeks resolution

•Assists in the performance of audits

•Ensures adherence to Industry codes and standards as well as department practices and procedures

•Provides close interface with, and promotes the understanding of, other discipline functions

•Contribute to discipline Design Criteria for engineering or design activities.

•Conduct document checking and design verification tasks in accordance with company and project procedures.

•Contribute to design documentation and deliverables such as piping flexibility and stress reports, nozzle load reports, pipe support load calculations, and specialty item data sheets such as spring supports.

•Perform and check analysis and calculations, PE stamp calculations and isometrics, conduct studies and prepare reports.

•Interface with Piping Design and Civil/Structural Disciplines.

•Develop pipe support standards and other pipe stress related specification such as expansion joints based on client requirements.

•Supervise assigned engineers and provide training to hired fresh graduates.



•B.Sc. or M.Sc. Civil or Mechanical Engineering.

•Registered as a Professional Engineer in Quebec - French & English Fluency

•Minimum 10+ years’ experience performing stress analysis.

•Working knowledge of applicable codes and standards such as ASME B31.3 and related API 610, 661, 617, 650, 560.

•Proficiency with Caesar II, Microsoft excel and word. Familiar with FEA and nozzle Pro.

•Perform stress analysis of critical piping for different condition such as thermal, seismic, wind, banana effect, spalling conditions, etc.

•Perform fatigue analysis of piping system for applicable no of cycles.

•Qualify equipment nozzle loads as per applicable standards and project criteria.

•Prior experience in an EPC environment.

•Experience in hangers-snubbers-struts-sway and brace-engineered supports.

•Constant and variable spring cans

•Exposure to compressors, pumps, air coolers, exchangers, and tanks.

•Knowledge of the engineering development process and typical Piping Engineering deliverables such as piping isometrics, piping line classes, line designation tables, specialty items, and material selection diagrams.

•Dynamic Analysis, Flange Leakage Check and Piping Flexibility.


Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.