Position Description:

Job Summary

As a Noise and Vibrations Specialist at ExxonMobil Technology and Engineering Company (EMTEC), you will provide engineering consulting support and standards maintenance and development to a diverse set of global onshore and offshore petrochemical facilities and projects across all of our business value chains including traditional oil and gas as well as green energy, renewables, and carbon capture. EMTEC works with our business partners to design and implement innovative new technologies that provide a competitive advantage.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Technical consulting support for engineered design and construction of noise control equipment, prediction of noise from multisource facilities as well as troubleshooting existing noise issues and concerns both in-plant and at the property line and community (this may require fieldwork from time to time)
  • Technical consulting support to evaluate static equipment vibrations to determine integrity / fatigue life and provide recommendations to mitigate to acceptable criteria
  • Perform engineering design reviews and contractor surveillance in the noise and vibrations disciplines in support of global and regional projects
  • Assist in development and maintenance of company design guides, specifications, and standards in noise and vibrations
  • Participate in or lead Regional and Global technical networks and action teams

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • B.S. (or higher) degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Acoustic Engineering, or equivalent
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience (ten plus (10+) preferred) in the evaluation and / or design for noise and vibration
  • In depth knowledge of noise controls and their components in relation to their design, application, and fabrication
  • Experience with the current latest noise control technologies
  • Experience in managing the facility noise design of multisource plants and specifying requirements / mitigations to meet requirements
  • Experience solving complex vibration problems with practical solutions using analytical methods, measurement data, and good engineering judgement
  • Ability to process, summarize, and communicate results and findings
  • Willing and able to travel domestically & internationally as required
  • Communicate effectively and function in a team environment to gain alignment on best path forward

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficiency in computer aided linear dynamic analysis and eigen value assessments on piping and static equipment (e.g. Caesar II dynamics, Autopipe, Ansys, Abaqus, Comsol, or Solid works)
  • Proficiency in computer aided noise prediction programs (e.g. SoundPLAN, CadnaA, or Raynoise)
  • Proficiency in computer aided surge analysis programs (e.g. Bos Fluids, PipeNet, or AFT Impulse)
  • Knowledge of noise and vibration measurement instrumentation including sound level meters, microphones, accelerometers, strain gauges, dynamic pressure sensors, and multichannel data acquisition systems for the measurement of stress, pressure, and vibrations
  • Understanding of ASME pressure vessel and piping codes
  • Understanding of Industry standards related to noise measurement and characterization
  • Professional experience within an operating company, major engineering contractor, or vendor (petrochemical or other heavy industry experience strongly desired)

ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.

Contact Information:

Please apply at https://jobs.exxonmobil.com/ExxonMobil/job/Spring-Noise-and-Vibrations-Specialist-TX-77373/858808000/

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