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Kent Recruitment

Piping, Principal Engineer

India – Mumbai
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Our purpose and beliefs:

As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time- to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.

It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best – for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:





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Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:

We recognize that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging.

Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.

In this role, you will undertake the following duties:

· Good in design of piping layouts for process plants with basic knowledge of Stress Analysis and Materials

· Should have the capacity to work as Lead or as an “Area Lead” i.e., supervised / handled 20,000- 40,000 hours on an individual project. Should have independently handled a project / Area with 500-1,000 lines.

· Having appx. 10 personnel reporting to him.

· Knowledge of statutory rules / regulations, global engineering standards.

· Working as per the quality and safety requirement standards.

· Adopting a flexible and open approach towards the needs of projects.

· Versatile & proactive in approach adjusting to the project requirements.

In addition to the responsibilities listed herein, the employee may be required to perform other ad-hoc tasks as needed or directed by the supervisor or management. These tasks will be within the reasonable scope of the employee's skills, capabilities, and role within the organization. The intent of this provision is to allow for flexibility and adaptability in meeting the dynamic needs of the organization, ensuring that operational requirements can be met efficiently. All such tasks will be assigned considering the employee's current workload and with respect to their professional development.

Skills Requirement:

Perform the following tasks independently/with minimum guidance:

· Lead Engineer of large-sized project.

· Responsible for coordination with other disciplines.

· Responsible for quality of deliverables.

· Planning & Scheduling

· Control of hours.

· Proposal & Estimation.

· Contributes to developmental activities.

· Directly supervises Sr. Engineers, Engineers, Design team.


The Employee shall observe the Health, Safety, Sustainability, Environment and Quality rules of the Company; it’s clients and the governing authorities of the host country.

· Employee is responsible for adhering to all health and safety procedures, reporting hazards or incidents promptly, and actively participating in maintaining a safe workplace.

· Ensure mandatory safety trainings are completed.

Software Tools:

· Familiar with Design 3D Software’s- (SP3D, E3D, CADWORX, Auto plant, SP3D, AUTOPLANT).

· Computer Applications: Windows operating systems.

Qualification/ Certification:

Masters/Bachelor of Engineering OR Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical / Chemical Engineering from Indian University (UGC approved) or from Overseas University.


· English - Effective verbal and written communication skills.

· Presentation and business communication skills.

· Identify/report technical concerns and solutions in a clear and concise manner.

· Should be able to attend and drive project and team meetings.

· Drive design reviews with clients efficiently.

· Proficiency in remote collaboration tools and practices.

· Identify skill gaps with the project design team and conduct technical training session.

Core Competencies:

· Leadership, Decision Making in own work area & Delegation.

· Teamwork, Coordination, Planning and Organizing

· Flexibility, Adaptability

· Business Acumen, Client Focus

· Training, Mentoring & Innovation, digitization.

· Proactive, Client Focus, Problem analysis and resolution

Details about the role:

Job Location: Mumbai

Relocation required: No

Travel required: As per job requirement.

Job Type: Permanent

Experience level: 16 to 20 years.

We foster an environment where you are challenged professionally and empowered to take the lead on your career development with the support and guidance of our leaders. We’re committed to making sure that every single person uses their time with us to gain valuable experience and skills for their future, so why not pursue your career with us today!

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