AECOM Mechanical Project Engineer - Industrial in Austin, Texas
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
AECOM and the Process Technologies Organization (Austin, Texas) are seeking an experienced, licensed Mechanical Engineer to lead the design and analysis of mechanical equipment, piping systems and structural elements in support of projects across the Power, Industrial, and Oil and Gas industries with a focus on carbon capture, hydrogen production, energy storage, wastewater treatment and environmental services. The successful candidate will be accountable for the completion of assignments in accordance with AECOM and client standards while conforming to the specified project scope, budget and schedule. This includes multi-discipline coordination (including CADD), and the delegation, oversight and review of work by other Mechanical Engineers.
About AECOM Process Technologies
This position is an exciting opportunity to join one of AECOM’s most cutting-edge engineering groups. AECOM Process Technologies (https://aecomprocesstechnologies.com/) provides specialized, engineered solutions that advance environmental sustainability and overcome the regulatory and operational challenges facing industry today. What sets us apart is our investment in research and development (R&D) and endless quest for meeting our clients’ current and pending needs while minimizing costs and associated risk. We strive to provide process-based solutions with an often innovative approach to traditional project delivery.
Our scope of services span from consulting to detailed design and from conceptual development through turnkey project delivery. Our expertise encompasses numerous environmentally focused areas: Air Pollution Control; Alternative Fuels; Carbon Capture & Sequestration; CCGT Modernization; Long-duration Energy Storage; PFAS Treatability; Process Development & Implementation; Site Remediation; Solid Waste & Byproduct Management; and Water Management and Wastewater Treatment . Typical projects are throughout North America and can range in value from $100,000 to $100,000,000, and can encompass all phases of project execution, including engineering, procurement and construction.
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We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
The Mechanical Project Engineer works under the direction of Project Managers, Project Engineers, and/or the Mechanical Engineering Team Lead.
Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Prepare drawings and visual aids either as self-created sketches or in collaboration with a CAD Designer / drafting team
Perform mechanical design calculations and standard computations including but not limited to pipe sizing, pipe stress, pipe hydraulics, thermal growth, and finite element analysis
Prepare Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs)
Prepare technical specifications for mechanical equipment and fabricated components
Apply standard practices and techniques, adjust and correlate data, recognize discrepancies in results and follow operations through series of related detailed steps or process
Provide expert judgment / direction on details of work and in making selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives
Perform assignments requiring application of standard scientific techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out tasks
Provide field support (travel required) for vendor surveillance, construction support and equipment start-up
Provide supervision on all aspects of project deliverables sufficient to provide professional engineering seal / certification
Minimum Requirements :
BA/BS + 4 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Valid Drivers License / Ability to pass MVR check
Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required.
Preferred Qualifications :
4 + years of project experience in industrial workspace
Demonstrated experience with industry standard computer software including but not limited to AutoCAD, CAESAR II and AFT Fathom
A background of project-based management of junior and/or staff-level engineers
Experience providing estimates for the engineering budget and schedule to meet requirements on large, complex projects
Knowledge of and ability to apply industry codes and standards
Capable of functioning with spreadsheets, word processing and standard engineering software
Demonstrated experience mentoring and supervising junior staff
This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.
Relocation is available for this position.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
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