Mechanical Engineer - Process Piping

BRPH ArchitectsEngineers   •  

Melbourne, FL

Industry: Engineering Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 395 days ago


This position requires the engineer to assist in the planning and designing of mechanical process systems for aerospace processing facilities.


Primary function of this role requires the complete ability to take complex mechanical projects from inception through project closeout. This will include understanding and/or developing the project’s scope, fee and schedule and completely planning and executing the design and construction phases of the projects.


Performs pressure relief valve selection


Ability to model compressible flow networks with AFT Arrow


Ability to create piping/tubing system assemblies with Creo or Pro Engineer


Ability to layout flow diagrams and P&IDs


Experience with ground support equipment


Assignments require independent judgment and application of a non-routine, complex nature, under the supervision of the Director and other senior engineers


Applies intensive and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields


Makes decisions independently on engineering problems and methods, and represents the company in conferences to resolve important questions and to plan and coordinate work


Must coordinate with and help resolve conflicts with other disciplines based on a thorough understanding of the design process


Prepares reports, specifications, and drawings


Researches discipline-related code issues and present interpretations

Visits construction sites to review, monitor, and report progress


Performs other construction administration duties such as shop drawing review, answering RFI’s, preparing supplemental instructions and proposal requests, writing status reports, etc.


Assists in supervising, coordinating and checking the work, as well as instructing, leading and mentoring Mechanical Engineer Levels I, II, and III and Designers and Drafters


Performs checking of one’s own work and work prepared by Mechanical Drafters, Designers and other Engineers


Provides coordination of all applicable project discipline’s drawings and specifications


Assists in client contact and communication pertaining to specific projects


Promotes communication, cooperation and quality among staff


Promotes and represents the firm in a professional manner.

Exhibits excellent problem solving skills


Self-starter and independent worker


Technical Knowledge


Microsoft Windows, Excel, and Word

Creo/Pro Engineer

AFT Arrow

Revit design software


Preferred Skills

Experience with fluid or gas handling systems

Strong knowledge of principles of compressible and incompressible flow, thermodynamics, and materials

Experience with ASME Codes (B31.3, BPVC, etc.)

Experience with piping, tubing, fittings, valves, filters, and regulators

AFT Fathom

AFT Impulse

Caesar II



Minimum of Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering from an accredited four-year college or university,

Minimum of six years of experience as an engineer in the mechanical or aerospace engineering field. 

Must have passed the FE exam or possess the desire to take the exam.

Passing the PE exam is a plus.



Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. 

  Job ID 2017-1126