Fluor Lead Mechanical Engineer in Farnborough, United Kingdom

Job Description:

Lead Mechanical Engineer

Based in Farnborough, Hampshire, Fluor Limited is the UK operating arm of Fluor Corporation, one of the world's largest publicly traded engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction (EPFC) and maintenance Companies offering integrated solutions for clients’ complex and challenging projects.

From this office we undertake world class projects in the Oil and Gas, Petrochemicals, Life Sciences, Advanced Manufacturing, Nuclear, Industrial, Transportation, Telecommunications, Power, Mining and Government sectors working for clients including major oil and gas companies, national oil companies, major pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, governments, private investors and industrial companies.

Fluor has been established for over 100 years and has a global headcount of 60,000, serving 4,000 clients in over 100 countries. We undertake a wide range of projects, including studies, conceptual design, front-end engineering design and full engineering, procurement and construction contracts.

To help us continue to grow our existing business and meet an exciting range of new project opportunities, we are expanding our leadership and technical teams in Farnborough across engineering, material management, contracts and project controls.

Lead Mechanical Engineer – Rotating Equipment

The successful candidate will be required to apply their extensive Mechanical Lead knowledge to Fluor project execution by using their technical expertise based upon home office and field contracting experiences on major and complex projects, plus their outstanding communication and leadership skills.

In addition, candidates must be able to demonstrate:-

Dynamic leadership style, being prepared to push the boundaries when necessary

A proven track record as lead mechanical engineer in major oil and gas projects with experience in upstream, downstream, and petrochemical sectors

Ability to mentor and keen to share knowledge and experience; assisting with training other engineers by providing instruction on new technologies or specialisation's

Technical leadership of global teams, interfacing with all engineering disciplines, across multiple offices to coordinate detailed engineering scope of work.

Experience with cost estimates, schedule development, technical reviews, preparation of design specifications, datasheets, requisitions, bid summaries and purchase orders.

Demonstrate the highest possible regard for HSE

Ability to cultivate an maintain positive Client relationships

Effective management of change

The job role activities will also include:

Responsibility for all the Rotating Equipment.

Supporting studies / FEED in machine selection

Preparation of data sheets, enquiry requisitions, technical bid evaluations, purchase requisitions, Supplier co-ordination and document reviews

Attendance at progress review meetings

Witnessing key inspection stages such as performance and full load, full speed string testing and acceptance of Vendor Technical Dossiers.

Frequent travel will be required followed by assistance at the module yard / job site with installation, commissioning and further testing activities.

Resolution of technical queries from job site including troubleshooting visits to site as required.

Interface directly with the Client, all Engineering disciplines, procurement as well as the supplier.

Reports to Mechanical Discipline Manager

As well as offering interesting job opportunities, a competitive salary, nine day fortnight, and a comprehensive benefits package, Fluor actively encourages career and personal development for its staff through a structured career development programme, in-house training, specialist development courses and mentoring. We have developed an industry recognised Knowledge Management system which provides access to our global expertise through an established platform for personal interaction and collaboration with other members of Fluor worldwide.

Fluor’s Farnborough campus is a modern, state-of-the-art complex situated close to the main line station and adjoining Farnborough Airport. Our campus accommodates approximately 2,000 people and includes undercover parking, outdoor recreation and seating areas, a central coffee shop, subsidised restaurant and good access to local shopping and transportation networks. A shuttle bus service operates between the two local stations and is also available at lunch times for trips to local shopping centres.

Due to the high volume of applications received, we are not able to respond to each individual applicant. Regrettably only those selected for interview will be contacted. We will, however, keep CV’s of interest on file for future consideration.


Job ID: 102509BR

City: Farnborough

State: Hampshire

Country: United Kingdom

We reserve the right to modify or revise the job descriptions in part or in its entirety. Reasonable accommodations will be made in accordance with governing law.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.