Mechanical Process Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

2020-03-19
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Chelmsford
Massachusetts
United States

United States of America - Massachusetts, Chelmsford

Job Summary

AECOM’s A/E Design Center located in Chelmsford, MA is nationally recognized as center of excellence that focuses on the design of large, complex, multi-discipline, high-profile water and wastewater treatment and pumping facilities for both traditional and design-build projects. The Design Center is comprised of approximately 75 staff and includes a full complement of disciplines.

This Mechanical Process engineer position will involve a variety of new and renovations to existing water treatment facilities, water booster pump stations, and wastewater pumping and treatment facilities.

  • This position will be heavily focused on the detailed technical design associated with these facilities including:

  • Pumps, piping, valves, etc.

  • Headworks, screening, grit removal systems

  • Aeration, filtration, separation, dewatering and clarification systems

  • Odor control systems

  • Chemical feed systems

  • Disinfection

  • Sludge and residual handling systems

  • Work closely with project managers and design managers.

  • Develop process flow diagrams and assist with the development of process & instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs).

  • Perform hydraulic calculations for pump sizing including total dynamic head and operating points, net positive suction head margin, suction specific speed and submergence.

  • Research equipment and system design recommendations.

  • Coordinate with equipment vendors on equipment selections and draft specifications.

  • Develop technical specifications, equipment and piping plans, elevations, section and details.

  • Perform engineering related calculations for process equipment sizing and selection.

  • Verify compliance with applicable codes and engineering standards / practices.

  • Coordinate with other in-house engineering disciplines as needed.

  • Review shop drawings of proposed equipment from the construction contractor.

  • Performs specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered using modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.

  • Identifies discrepancies in results.

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with little supervision.

  • Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary design

elements for engineering works.

  • Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position.

  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered.

  • Identifies discrepancies in results.

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with moderate supervision.

Minimum Requirements

  • 2+ years of experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or equivalent work experience.

  • AutoCAD proficiency

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced Degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • Ability to work with a diverse team.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Detail-oriented and technical and yet experienced enough to see the big picture.

  • Experienced, self-directed professional.

  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter with solid writing and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy of work.

  • Ability to work independently with minimal oversight.

  • Ability to meet quality, schedule and budget expectations.

  • Ability to multi-task and be flexible and able to adapt to rapidly changing project requirements and deadlines.

  • Ability to apply passion and enthusiasm for design in a collaborative and progressive team-oriented work environment.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point).

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 236019BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.