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Kent Recruitment

Rotating Equipment Engineer

India – Mumbai
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Key Responsibilities:

  • Front-End Engineering Design (FEED): Lead and oversee the FEED activities for rotating equipment, including pumps, compressors, turbines, and related systems for oil and gas projects.
  • Rotating Equipment Selection: Identify and select the most suitable rotating equipment based on project requirements, process specifications, and industry standards.
  • Technical Analysis: Conduct detailed technical analysis and calculations to ensure the safe and efficient operation of rotating equipment under various operating conditions.
  • Compliance and Standards: Ensure that all rotating equipment designs and FEED activities adhere to relevant industry codes, standards (e.g., API, ISO), and regulatory requirements.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with process engineers, piping engineers, instrumentation engineers, and other disciplines to integrate rotating equipment designs seamlessly into the overall project.
  • Cost Estimation and Optimization: Prepare comprehensive cost estimates for rotating equipment and propose optimization opportunities to enhance project efficiency.
  • Risk Assessment and Safety: Identify potential risks associated with rotating equipment design and develop risk mitigation strategies to ensure safe and reliable operations.
  • Vendor Management: Interface with equipment vendors and manufacturers to evaluate technical proposals, review specifications, and ensure compliance with project requirements.
  • Technical Expertise: Provide technical guidance and support to junior engineers and designers involved in rotating equipment design and FEED activities.
  • Documentation and Reporting: Prepare detailed technical reports, design documentation, and drawings to communicate the status and outcomes of rotating equipment FEED to project stakeholders and management
  • Candidates experience with clients like Saudi Aramco, Qatar Petroleum, Exxon Mobil, ADNOC will be preferred.

Qualification and Skill Requirements

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.
  • Significant experience (typically 5+ years) in rotating equipment design within the oil and gas industry.
  • Profound knowledge of rotating equipment design principles, industry standards (e.g., API) , and best practices.
  • Proficiency in engineering software and tools used for rotating equipment design and analysis.
  • Strong project management skills, including the ability to lead and deliver FEED work within established timelines and budgets.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with multidisciplinary teams and present technical information to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Commitment to safety and adherence to HSE regulations.
  • Professional engineering licensure or certification is preferred.


  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • Identify/report technical concerns and provide solutions in a clear and concise manner.

Core Competencies

  • Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Proactive
  • Client Focus
  • Teamwork, Planning and Organizing
  • Decision Making in own work area
  • Problem analysis and resolution

Details about the role

Location: Mumbai

Relocation required: No

Travel required: No

Contract type: Permanent

Experience level: 5-10 Years

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