Professional Services

Mechanical Engineer
Published on: 03/31/21

Job Description

Our Client who is located in Lier, Belgium serves a wide range of MNCs and large local customers in key industrial markets, especially in chemicals & petrochemical, oil & gas, power & renewable energy, semiconductors & photovoltaic, as well as food & beverage. They have a proven track record in providing turnkey solutions to their industrial customers in the field of plants and facilities, environmental technology systems as well as composite process equipment.

They are currently looking for a Mechanical Engineer to support the Project Manager in Project executions by realizing the mechanical design. The Mechanical Engineer would be responsible for the engineering of installations in accordance with applicable international norms and standards, project requirements and project standards, ensuring that the installation complies with the project specifications.

For this, experience with equipment design is utmost important and knowledge of Steel Structural design would be an added advantage.

Job Description:

·  Determining material choices

·  Develop welding procedures in consultation with external welding engineer

·  Selection and interpretation of applicable norms, codes and standards (international, customer-specific and

/or internal)

·  Mechanical design calculations

·  Strong understanding of P&ID’s and PFD’s

·  Coordinating with subcontractors and suppliers

·  Assistance in the daily follow-up of the activities during the realization of the project

·  Monitoring the quality in the execution of the project and during fabrication in particular

·  Drawing up checklists and purchase lists (mechanical)

·  Follow-up of the TIP (Test and Inspection Plan)

·  Carrying out checks and inspections during fabrication & erection

·  Comply with safety regulations

·  Registering and reporting internal and external complaints, deviations, shortcomings

·  Assist in compiling the project documentation

·  Strict and clear revision management


·  Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent through experience

  Technical experience

  Practical experience of welded constructions, equipment construction and piping

  Applied knowledge of the Microsoft package, Excel, Word, Outlook

  Experience in performing and following projects in the chemical and petrochemical

  industry is an asset

  Vessel design, structural design including strength calculations

  Experience in designing flares, thermal oxidizers, refractory lined ovens, steam boilers

 is a plus

  Hands-on experience using design and calculation software

  Knowledge of CAD systems Inventor/Autocad is helpful

  Attention to detail

  Participate in safety audits or surveillances

  Some traveling must be expected

  Fluent in Dutch and English, knowledge of French and German would be an added advantage

  Highly motivated and dynamic

  A team player and able to build and maintain relationships both internal and external;

  Able to work independently with minimal supervision

  Able to work meticulously but pragmatically

  Have good analytical and communication skills

  Creative ability

Are the job requirements a good match to your skills and experience? You are ready for your next challenge in your career. Apply now to this vacancy!