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Mechanical/Process Discipline Manager

Ballwin, MO

Bilfinger Industrial Services Inc. is part of the Bilfinger group, a leading engineering industrial construction and maintenance company.  Whether the need is for e.g. a plant upgrade or for customized maintenance support or construction solutions to meet challenging site demands, Bilfinger Industrial Services Inc. provides tailor-made solutions to meet quality, cost, and schedules requirements.  The company focusses on expanding, modifying, and maintaining existing plants.  Bilfinger is a five billion dollar company with thousands of highly professional employees in the USA and worldwide.

Mechanical/Process Engineering Manager

Bilfinger Industrial Services is seeking a Mechanical/Process Engineering Manager to join our team in St. Louis (Ballwin), MO. 

The ideal candidate shall:

  • Be a highly skilled mechanical or chemical engineer with significant experience.
  • Be capable of leading the department and collaborating with project managers and other department managers.
  • Have excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational, and problem solving skills.
  • Be well versed in mechanical industry codes (ASME, ANSI, API, ASHRAE, ICC, NFPA, MSS, SMACNA, etc.)

This position will report directly to the Engineering Manager and be responsible for the management of the mechanical/process engineering department. You will have the opportunity to perform, practice, and apply a wide range of mechanical/process engineering skills to our client’s projects.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead and oversee up to 10 mechanical/process engineers
  • Expected to be able to work in a dual function as a manager and a lead engineer
  • Work in collaboration with the Electrical, Civil/Structural, and Design departments
  • Understand project execution and sequence of engineering deliverables
  • Assure that project scope, schedule, and budget are met for the department
  • Manage strategic staffing and hiring plans for the department
  • Maintain project staffing and forecasting plan
  • Facilitate and lead internal meetings to encourage information sharing, collaboration, and team building
  • Review, sign, and seal deliverables
  • Maintain quality plan
  • Guide, mentor, and develop direct reports
  • Maintain training and advancement program
  • Encourage professional registration
  • Verify department licensing for all projects
  • Assist in proposal generation and business development
  • Produce man-hour estimates
  • Innovate and improve current work processes
    Areas of Technical Expertise:
  • Process / Mechanical Engineering
    • Block and flow diagrams
    • P&IDs
    • Equipment arrangements
    • Equipment specification and selection
    • Bulk material handling
  • Piping Design
    • Piping arrangements
    • Piping isometrics
    • Pipe supports
    • Pipe specifications
    • Pipe stress analysis/calculations
  • Building Utilities Engineering
    • HVAC - calculations and equipment selection
    • Plumbing – supply, drain, waste, vent
    • Fire Protection
  • Preparation of construction and bid documents
  • BS in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering (or other related field) from an accredited university
  • PE license required (with ability to obtain licenses in other states)
  • 10+ years of engineering experience in the chemical, pharmaceutical, oil & gas, or similar sectors
  • 5+ years of engineering management experience is preferred
    Desired Skills:
  • Caesar II, AFT Arrow/Fathom, Trane Trace 700
  • Knowledge of Revit, AutoCAD Plant 3D, Navisworks
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Use of 3D models and point clouds
    From innovative engineering ideas to precision project management, Bilfinger Industrial Services delivers the solutions that meet client needs and fuel growing economies.  Join a team where integrity, quality, and the seamless integration of skills are the working standard.  Bilfinger offers excellent benefits and competitive salaries.
    Bilfinger Industrial Services is an equal opportunity employer.
    Please visit our website for additional company information at https://northamerica.bilfinger.com

Bilfinger Industrial Services Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veterans/Disabled. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other legally protected characteristics.

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