Mechanical Engineering Supervisor

Full Time
Calgary, Alberta
Posted 2 weeks ago

Job Title: Mechanical Engineering Supervisor                                                                                    

 Department: Mechanical                                                                                                                                          

Reports to: Manager, Mechanical Engineering

Location: Calgary, Alberta

Equinox Engineering Ltd. is a Calgary-based EPCM firm. We are a market leader in oil and gas processing specializing in facilities design, implementation and operational assistance for natural gas, conventional and heavy oil projects. Our clients include several of the largest oil & gas producers in Canada and worldwide, and we are currently executing a wide range of sweet gas, sour gas, conventional oil, heavy oil facility and pipeline projects.


Equinox Engineering is searching for a Mechanical Engineering Supervisor with previous Supervisory skills.

  • 15 years plus EPCM experience in Oil and Gas.  
  • Previous experience in Supervising a small team of Engineers is a MUST.  
  • Lead the successful completion of assigned mechanical engineering tasks and engineering deliverables.
  • Interface with the other engineering disciplines (process, civil/structural, electrical, instrumentation, automation, etc.) to ensure a coordinated design and engineering deliverables are completed.
  • Interface with Clients, project team and vendors to define project scope, resolve technical issues, and assist with preparation of procurement documents (technical specifications).
  • Lead Client/vendor/contractor meetings.
  • Lead in project planning and execution.
  • Field trips to client site as required determining scope of Mechanical tasks.
  • Size and select equipment, materials, and process systems.
  • Assist in the preparation of engineering project proposals.
  • Check vendor equipment drawings to ensure design accuracy and compliance with specifications.
  • Specifying, evaluating and selecting oil and gas processing equipment.
  • P&ID and mechanical drawing development.
  • Design involvement will include Pipeline, Pressure Piping, Pressure Vessels and Heat Exchangers.
  • Equipment specifications and evaluations; Mechanical drawing development & review.
  • Provide comprehensive design services by supporting the establishment of design criteria and the preparation of specifications, design computations, drawings, models, and bills of material in accordance with basic project requirements.
  • Prepare engineering scope of work packages and work with vendors to supply mechanical equipment.
  • Ensure consistency and integrity of all major equipment in accordance with all codes and specifications.
  • Performed design calculations using Compress and Nozzle Pro.
  • Proficient in ASME Sec. VIII code for pressure vessel design, CSA Z662 code for Pipeline, ASME B31.3 code for Piping, heat transfer design for Heat exchangers and API codes.
  • Experience with the NACE standards and its application.

Key Skills:

  • Supervisory skills and Lead Mechanical Engineer capabilities.
  • Ability to manage a small team of Mechanical Engineers.
  • Must possess strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Conventional oil, heavy oil and SAGD or sweet and sour gas project experience is preferred.
  • Business Development skills are highly valued along with client interface.
  • Must possess strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Conventional oil, heavy oil and SAGD or sweet and sour gas project experience is preferred.
  • Familiarity with Stress Analysis Software.
  • Knowledgeable in specifying and procurement of all types of Mechanical Equipment and Packages.

Education and Qualifications:

  • P. Eng. – Mechanical Engineering Degree.
  • Minimum 10 + years oil and gas experience – EPCM background with Supervisory skills.
  • Excellent working knowledge of Static and Rotating Equipment Design.
  • Experience with piping and pipelines Stress Analysis.
  • Must be familiar with ABSA and AEUB requirements.
  • Applicable knowledge with codes (CSA, ASME, API).

Equinox Success Statement

Equinox delivers focused & experienced premium teams customized with the best technical expertise to align with client culture and requirements to ensure successful projects on a repeatable basis.

Job Features

Job CategoryMechanical Engineering

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