GP Strategies Corporation Engineer (Pressure Vessel & Process Piping) in Tullahoma, Tennessee

Engineer (Pressure Vessel & Process Piping)

Location: _US - TN - Tullahoma

Job Type: Regular Full-Time

Relocation Available: Yes

Job Code ID: 12253


GP Strategies is an international performance improvement company and a global leader in training, engineering, and technical services. We provide strategies and solutions designed to help customers optimize technical and workforce performance. GP has provided services in more than 60 countries, and is well positioned to serve clients throughout the world.

This full-time position is based out of Tullahoma, TN at the Arnold Engineering Development Complex, Arnold AFB, TN. The primary responsibility for this position is to perform calculations and consultation for process systems and existing facility infrastructure. An emphasis on ASME pressure vessel and process piping is necessary. Other areas of specific experience are: fluid flow calculation, pipe stress analysis, and general mechanical integrity assessment per National Consensus Pressure Technology Codes and Standards.

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform calculations / analyses verifying compliance to ASME Code including finite element analysis and fracture mechanics evaluation techniques.

  • Assessing the mechanical integrity of process piping, pressure vessels, and system devices and components; as-built system drawings; data collection; and the development & field checking of drawings for each system, as directed.

  • Performs field investigations and reviews documentaiont

  • Create engineering reports and data pack that confirm the use of hardware, include analysis, facture mechanics, flaw analysis, and risk assessments.

  • Work is primarily focused on pressure vessels, systems and facilities.

  • Other support and lead role duties as assigned by project management staff.

Required Skills and Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering REQUIRED

  • Must be a US Citizen

  • Experience in the areas of Pressure System Mechanical Integrity, .

  • Strong oral/written communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

  • Must be competent in producing reports and developing procedures

  • Understanding of Pressure Technology Codes and Standards highly preferred [ASME, API, AWS, & ASNT] and apply knowledge in analytical calculations for stress, strain, fatigue, creep, as well as other potential failure mechanisms.

  • ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Codes and Standards

  • ASME B31.3 Piping Codes

  • API 510

  • API 570

  • Willingness to learn and keep abreast of new information relating to mechanical integrity issues.


  • Must be able to obtain a DOD security clearance

  • Must be able to work in an industrial setting, wear appropriate PPE, and carry 25 pounds.

GP Strategies is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status.