KBR Technical Advisor - Mechanical in Orange, Texas

Title: Technical Advisor - Mechanical

Location: US-US-TX-Orange

Job Number: 1047547


When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, procurement, construction, and services company, we support the energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure, power, industrial, and commercial markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business segments, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our clients have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With more than 27,000 employees around the world, we deliver top-quality service and performance in engineering, procurement, construction, operations and maintenance, logistics and project management services to clients who entrust us with their most vital projects.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.

Position Title:

Technical Advisor - Mechanical Engineer

Location: Orange, Texas

Position Description

KBR is seeking a Technical Professional - Mechanical

Functional job responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Write Mechanical scopes of work and participate in estimate reviews.

Generate E&HO budgets and schedules.

Prepare technical specifications for but not limited to: Pumps, Centrifugal Fans and Blowers, Filters, Heat Exchangers, Pressure Vessels, Tanks, Loading and Unloading Arms and other such equipment including High Pressure Equipment per API, ASME, and DuPont standards.

Develop equipment list and participate in Bid Analysis.

Contribute to the preparation of Inspection Test Plans.

Review vendor drawings and P&ID’s, facilitate pre-fab meetings and visit vendor shops when required.

Write Project Procurement Plans and attend PHA’s.



KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.



BS in Mechanical Engineering plus 10 years of petrochemical experience.

Experience in both pressure vessel and machinery design.

Literate in computer programs such as word processing and spreadsheet development.

Previous chemical plant experience preferred and previous DuPont experience preferred.


Must be able to sit or stand for periods of up to 4 hours.

Must be capable of climbing stairs and ladders in an industrial complex.

Must be capable of donning a 5 minute Escape Pack and carry an 8 lb. bottle of air to an evacuation point and then if necessary to carry the same bottle for while walking app. 10 minutes to an alternate evacuation point.

Job: Engineering/Technical - Mechanical