Mechanical Engineer - PE

Overview

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.

Responsibilities

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

Qualifications

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

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

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.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job description may be changed to include new responsibilities and tasks or change existing ones as management deems necessary.

 

EOE/AA/MFDV

 


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