Structural/Mechanical Applications & Design Engineer / Katy, TX


  • Prepares design packages for multi-discipline projects that meet project goals
  • Prepares calculations and performs detailed analysis including weld calculations, beam calculations, finite element analysis, vessel calculations, etc.
  • Assist in planning and designing skids, buildings, supports, and vessels
  • Review design drawings, and incorporate basic design corrections
  • Evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria
  • Prepares written documents such as specifications, reports, etc. when required
  • Prepares man-hour cost estimates and design input for proposals and bids
  • Contacts clients, and/or vendors accordingly to obtain information or resolve design issues
  • Initiates discussion within the project team to arrive at design solutions that give the best value for limited design, and fabrication costs
  • Be alert to safety hazards in the field and incorporate design elements as required
  • Industries served include compressor stations, meter stations, LACT Units, Pig launchers/receivers, dehydration units, Indirect heaters, and other various and skidded liquid and/or gas processing units

Requirements / Must Haves

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil/structural or mechanical engineering from ABET accredited university (Will consider alternative engineering degrees with supplemental, relevant experience)
  • Preferred minimum of 2-3 years of experience in structural design and/or ASME Section VIII vessel design
  • Knowledgeable in structural steel for buildings, skids, pipe racks/supports, miscellaneous structures, and/or vessel design
  • Working knowledge of industry codes, especially AISC, ASCE, and/or ASME
  • Proficient with structural engineering software such as RISA, RAM, STAAD, Dimensional Solutions, etc. Prefer proficiency with Compress or other vessel design software
  • Experience working in a 3D project environment
  • E. License preferred but not required
  • Professional presence and able to work with clients and vendors to resolve issues
  • Ability to successfully work in a multi-discipline team environment
  • Committed to continuing education and self-development

Skills / Qualifications

  • Creativity
  • Commercial awareness
  • Teamworking and communication skills
  • Good mathematical, analytical, written, and verbal skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Project and budget management skills
  • General working knowledge of construction methods, materials, and legal regulations


Katy, TX


Engineering Services

Job Type

Full Time

Years of Experience


Education Level

Bachelor's Degree