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Advanced Field Service Engineer (100% Travel Role)

Company: Honeywell
Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: May 17, 2023

Job Description:

Innovate to solve the world's most important challengesInnovate
to solve the world's most important challenges.

The future
is what you make it.

When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our global team of thinkers,
innovators, dreamers, and doers who make the things that make the future.

UOP, a Honeywell company headquartered in Des Plaines, Illinois, is a leading
international licensor of processing technology and supplier of engineering
services, catalysts and adsorbents, equipment, specialty materials and digital
solutions for the global refining, gas processing and petrochemical industries.
With more than a century of leadership in hydrocarbon processing technologies,
UOP has led six revolutions in technology that transformed our industry. For
more information visit

We are
currently looking for an experienced Field Service Engineer position within
This is an exciting and unique opportunity to visit customer refineries,
chemical plants, or fabrication shops for the purpose of assessing the
mechanical integrity of the process equipment and verifying conformance to
Honeywell UOP, customer, and code specifications. -

This position has many physical inspection requirements such as: climbing up,
crawling through, and walking on pressure vessels, storage tanks and piping
either at the process plants or in the fabrication shops. -During plant turnarounds inspectors assess
equipment condition, issue repair recommendations, verify suitability of repair
completion, and forecast future repairs or replacement of equipment. Shop
inspections of equipment occur during all stages of fabrication to ensure
compliance to UOP standard specifications, customer requirements, engineering
specifications and all applicable industry codes. -Each inspector writes their own reports using
UOP's computer generated forms on a supplied laptop computer, and effectively
presents the results to the customer at meetings on a frequent basis. -

This position requires extensive travel to locations throughout the world. -Assignments generally last from 1-6 weeks,
with no return home typically available during that time. Work hours during an
assignment are generally six days per week, 10 hours per day, but can be
12-hour days, seven days a week if customer's schedule/timeline requires it. -Night shifts and holiday coverage are also a

Key Responsibilities:

  • Completing detailed inspections of pressure vessels, storage
    tanks, and piping at customer processing plants or fabrication shops
  • Verifying equipment condition, issuing repair
    recommendations, and verifying repair completion
  • Forecasting future repair and replacement schedules/timelines
    of equipmen
  • Equipment inspections during all phases of fabrication in the
    fabrication shop to ensure compliance with UOP Standard Specifications,
    customer requirements, engineering specifications and applicable industry
  • Writing detailed computer-generated report
  • Effectively creating and delivering results' presentations to
    customers during meeting
  • Following required safety procedure
  • API, AWS, or other qualifications/certifications up to date
    on a 3-year basis
  • Continuous LMS technology and HSE/safety training
  • Attend quarterly Honeywell - UOP group meetings to discuss safety/HSE
    and technical topics, and associated findings from inspection activities
  • Traveling
    for the duration of an assignmentYOU MUST
    • Either a Mechanical Engineering degree or an API-510 Pressure
      Vessel Inspector certification
    • 5+ years of experience with refinery or chemical plant
      inspection, maintenance turnaround or plant shutdown
    • The ability to travel extensively (100% travel role)WE VALUE:
      • Additional internationally recognized certifications: API 570 Piping Inspector API 653 Above Ground Storage
        Tank Inspector API 571 Corrosion &
        Materials Professional API 577 Welding Inspection &
        Metallurgy Professional - API 580 Risk Based Inspection
        Professional API 936 Refractory Quality
        Control Professional AWS CWI American Welding Society
        Certified Welding Inspector NBIC National Board Inspection
        Code (Fired & Un-Fired Pressure Vessels & Boilers)
        • A basic understanding of our culture, how we handle customers
          (both internal and external), our reporting systems, and the importance of
          correct and timely expense and time reporting
        • Knowledge of and compliance with of our safety culture and training
        • Knowledge of and/or experience with UOP Technologies
        • Willingness to travel internationally and domestically, and to
          reside onsite for long uninterrupted periods of time
        • Flexibility to work hours that are dictated by customer
          requirements and assignment scope
        • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel and
          Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational
        • Strong customer focus, and the ability to work as part of a
        • Proficiency in written and verbal English
        • Ability to work in a physically challenging and team environments
        • Ability to interact with customers on a global basisAdditional
          • Category: -Customer
            • Location: -Remote
            • Non-exempt
            • Must be a US Citizen due to contractual requirements
              Additional Information
              JOB ID: HRD195245Category: Customer ExperienceLocation: 50 E Algonquin Rd,Des Plaines,Illinois,60017-5016,United StatesNonexemptBusiness ServicesHoneywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.

Keywords: Honeywell, Des Plaines , Advanced Field Service Engineer (100% Travel Role), Other , Des Plaines, Illinois

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