Facilities Plant Engineer 3

Moseley Technical Services   •  

Puyallup, WA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 47 days ago

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  • Develop moderately complex conceptual designs, final designs, cost estimates and provide maintenance support for the architectural, civil/structural, electrical, and mechanical phases of buildings, equipment installations, utility systems and grounds.
  • Review architectural, civil/structural, electrical, and mechanical designs to assess compliance with customer requirements, building codes and applicable regulations by applying knowledge of construction principles, practices, and materials.
  • Communicate problems and issues to others for resolution.
  • Integrate the activities of multiple engineering disciplines, outside consultants and government agencies.
  • Develop moderately complex conceptual analysis to determine the cause of asset failures and reduction in asset capacity by using reliability tools and methods (life cycle analysis, condition based maintenance, root cause failure methodology, mean time between failures, fault tree analysis, etc.).
  • Facilitate the implementation of moderately complex improvements in asset effectiveness, availability, and maintainability; to specify configuration of new assets in order to support reliability programs.
  • Integrate the activities of multiple engineering disciplines, outside consultants and government agencies.
  • Ensure accuracy of drawing archives/libraries by reviewing contractor redlines.
  • Identify errors and document construction changes to comply with regulatory requirements, facility standards, and record retention requirements.
  • Manage or supportconstruction projects by providing input on vendor selection; review contractor proposals; interface with government/regulatory agencies; monitor project progress and vendor/consultant performance.
  • Prepare and present project information to ensure compliance with applicable construction documents and jurisdictional requirements and to meet project objectives.
  • Produce or procure detailed design documents.
  • Use appropriate resources to produce project drawings, specifications, and permit application packages in accordance with project parameters.
  • Coordinate designs. Review and approve documents. Plan, manage, and execute projects.
  • Translate customer requirements into design options with documents and estimates.
  • Identify appropriate materials, equipment, and services by applying engineering principles and methodology.
  • With limited supervision, develop & update design standards and site-specific operating procedures to establish common practices.
  • Provide input to strategic, short-term, and long-term infrastructure planning; complete studies; analyze current conditions and future requirements; recommend capital improvements; gather and analyze data; work with both internal & external customers to identify and assess alternatives & impacts.
  • Translate customer requirements into conceptual design by analyzing intended use/occupancy and desiredaesthetics, conducting code research, developing preliminary design elements, determining interdisciplinary engineering support requirements, estimating resource costs/requirements, identifying materials, equipment, and services, and developing initial project schedule in order to establish project scope in response to customer requirements.
  • Lead stakeholders in acquiring and modifying assets to enable the customer to achieve the defined business objectives in accordance with company and accounting policies.
  • Manage project expenditures within authorized budgets.
  • Create, maintain, and communicate project management information.
  • Assist in the creation of contract scope.
  • Ensure suppliers comply with all contractobligations.
  • Interpret and analyze applicable regulations, standards, codes, and ordinances with respect to project requirements.
  • Offer project alternatives in order to assure compliance.
  • Provide support, as required, to secure permits.


*U.S. Citizenship is required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree and typically 5+ years' experience in an engineering classification or a Master's degree with typically 3+ years' experience in an engineering classification or a PhD degree with engineering experience.