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Are you a Mechanical Engineer with your Professional Engineer registration with APEGA?

Are you a Team Player Empowered by Innovation?

Do you see yourself working within the fields of Oil & Gas, Refinery, Petrochemical, Heavy Industrial or Power Projects in a Maintenance Role?

Intermediate Mechanical Engineer
Edmonton, AB

Randstad Engineering has a Contract Mechanical Engineering Position available until December 31, 2018 which serves customers in the Oil, Gas & Chemicals, Mining & Metals and Power Industries delivering solutions from small to large projects in the oilsands and greenfield new-builds to revamps.

The Schedule is Monday - Friday consisting of 9.5 hour days with an alternating bi-weekly Friday off.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Assist in conceptual designs, studies, reports and proposals;
• Perform calculations and basic preliminary analyses;
• Check manufacturers’ drawings and data for compliance with specifications;
• Assist in detailed development of established design concepts for process systems, structures and equipment;
• Assist in developing or review discipline material quantity estimates;
• Comply, verify and correlate data relating to engineering problems;
• Provide input to and/or maintain records for equipment and components;
• Prepare material requisitions, specifications, technical bid evaluations and other related procurement documents;
• Coordinate assigned work with other technical personnel as directed;
• Assist in development and verification of project control documents and status reports;
• Prepare letters for replies to vendor correspondence;
• Monitor project controls within discipline;
• Review design documents of equipment manufacturers or subcontractors of a moderate degree of complexity, and prepare comments and recommendations;
• Assist in preparation of forecasts, quantity take-offs and change orders;
• Perform overall systems design and engineering tasks, within a discipline, having some degree of complexity;
• Understand roles played by other disciplines on the project;
• Participate in reviewing and checking designs, drawings and data by other engineers/specialists or by suppliers;
• Assist in the on-the-job training of people assigned;
• Familiar with all engineering department procedures and their application to projects;
• Knowledge of design standards and guides applicable to the discipline for the respective clients; and
• Participate in and fosters a work environment that is based upon openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Excellent communications skills (Oral and Written);

• 5 – 10 years of relevant mechanical engineering experience. Experience in a pressure equipment fabrication shop or in an operating plant is considered an asset;

• A recognized mechanical engineering degree from an accredited university and registration as a Professional Engineer in Alberta with APEGA;

• Knowledge of industry/regulatory codes and standards such as API 610 and 650, ASME Section VIII, CSA B51, TEMA, NACE, etc.;

• Experience with software programs such as AutoCad, Compress, HTRI and FE analysis is considered an asset;

• Willing and able to occasionally travel to operating plants or manufacturer’s shops for field reviews, acceptance testing, etc.; and

• Intermediate to advanced computer skills.

Randstad Professionals Canada
Randstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.

Randstad Canada is also committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please contact your local Randstad Canada Branch.