Process Engineer

Stantec   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

At Stantec, we approach every water and natural resource project we undertake—whether at the local, regional, or watershed level— thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.

Your Opportunity

The role of a process mechanical engineer is to work independently on smaller projects and as a team member on larger projects under the guidance of a senior engineer/designer. You should be able to evaluate, select, specify, and engineer systems or products for a project, and will perform a variety of tasks which may include calculations, design sketches and concepts, report preparation and field work. Projects assigned may be broad, varied and diverse in scope. You will analyze proposed projects to ensure structural reliability, resource efficiency and cost-effectiveness

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Accepts responsibility for projects of average complexity and size.

  • Evaluates, selects, specifies, and engineers all process mechanical systems or products for a project.

  • Engages in the development of a design through sketches, electronic models, diagrams, and other visual formats.

  • Utilizes technologies in development of three dimensional models of process mechanical systems and providing markups for junior engineers/designers.

  • Prepares and revises documentation in various project phases including facility layouts, diagrams, details and assisting with P&ID development.

  • Leads project coordination meetings with internal team members and/or external consultants, owner and contractor, sub-contractors, and vendors.

  • Participates in client project requirement meetings and value analysis and basic cost estimating.

  • Assists senior engineers/designers with developing and managing the project scope, budget, staffing and schedule.

  • Leads the preparation and coordination of the project specifications and construction/contract documents.

  • Performs and oversees calculations using company standard software and proprietary manufacturer software.

  • Utilizes advanced techniques for the analysis of specialized process mechanical elements.

  • Participates in constructability reviews.

  • Conducts quality assurance and quality control on own projects.

  • Assists in the development of new standards and specifications for the process mechanical group.

  • Works on multiple projects.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Requisite knowledge and application of relevant codes, standards, design guidelines, association manuals of practice, energy codes, and other pertinent codes relative to jurisdictions and developing jurisdictional experience and contacts.

  • General understanding of all phases of project document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications.

  • Strong knowledge of process mechanical systems, hydraulics, means and methods, materials, and industry standards.

  • Ability to effectively discuss project issues with clients and reviewing agencies.

  • Possesses excellent time-management skills.

  • Thorough understanding of task assignment and schedule, budgeting and efficient use of time and resources.

  • Ability to check the work of others for accuracy and completeness and manage time to meet project budget and schedule.

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.

  • Thorough understanding of civil engineering concepts and ability to effectively communicate ideas to others.

  • Advanced oral and written communication skills.

  • Effective communicator and able to work on and lead teams.

  • Presentation and interview skills are preferred.

  • Requires understanding of Microsoft Office Suite, and AutoCAD.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

    Education and Experience

    Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Civil, Mechanical, Chemical, or Civil/Environmental Engineering from an accredited institution. Masters degree preferred. Licensed Professional Engineer. Minimum of 5-6 years of experience.

    Typical office environment working with computers and working at a desk for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

    This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.