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Senior Mechanical Engineer

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Date: Sep 12, 2022

Location: Tampa, FL, US

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 55261 

Job Category: Engineering 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.


Looking to take the next step in your career? Hatch is currently seeking highly motivated Senior Mechanical/Piping Engineers to join our Project Delivery Group (PDG) at our offices in Pittsburgh, PA, Tampa, FL and Houston, TX. 


The Hatch PDG provides you with an opportunity to be a leader of an integrated engineering team which provides engineering services for projects within the USA Region and across the globe. Working closely with the engineers and designers within the group, the Senior Mechanical/Piping Engineer will drive and lead teams working on challenging projects. This position will allow the candidate to apply his or her knowledge in areas such as mechanical design, stress analysis and hydraulic system design to provide direction and mentorship to projects and young professionals within the group. The candidate will promote and drive the Hatch Digital Project Delivery program, which includes intelligent 3D modeling, data centric multi-discipline engineering, and integrated delivery models.  Hatch also offers exposure to the latest calculation and analysis tools to support engineering completion.  Oversight of project work by the Senior Mechanical/Piping Engineer is critical to this role and is ideally provided by someone with a professional engineering license.


We manage our clients’ entire project lifecycle from studies to building assets, operating the assets, and developing efficiencies.   Join our team and become part of a community that strives for positive change–providing the best solutions for our clients’ toughest challenges!   


As a successful candidate, you will:


  • Ensure that all work designed or supplied by the mechanical or piping engineering discipline complies with the relevant sections of mandatory health and safety standards, including any regulations or codes referred to within the required jurisdiction for the Project with due consideration of relevant client engineering standards
  • Develop a thorough understanding of the project requirements as they relate to scope, execution strategy, cost and schedule with the Engineering Manager
  • Prepare a list of engineering deliverables and time-based functions to facilitate the planning and control of the engineering budget
  • Support site field visits to obtain information and data to support projects.
  • Lead equipment identification and selection activities, including sizing, layout, technical specifications, and vendor information reviews.
  • Lead piping system design activities, such as hydraulic analysis, piping and instrumentation diagram (P&ID) development, material specification development, stress analysis, and layout.
  • Develop the work plan for insertion into the Project specific execution plan and develop and maintain the Project’s scope of work documentation and revise as required during the design evolution
  • Manage and review the engineering work packages associated with all deliverables and time-based functions to ensure that budgets and schedules are being met, and take corrective action if necessary
  • Review and approve technical deliverables
  • Assist in the preparation and development of project specific procedures
  • Manage system requirements to achieve the Project results and monitor effectiveness
  • Represent the Mechanical/Piping practice in project engineering co-ordination meetings
  • Ensure coordination, between the Mechanical/Piping team and other disciplines of all activities being performed as the design evolves
  • Ensure that quality audits of engineering work are carried out in accordance with Project procedures and the quality assurance plan and maintain technical documentation
  • Participate in HAZOP reviews
  • Ensure resolution of engineering issues during Project lifecycle, including planning phase, design, procurement, fabrication, construction and commissioning
  • Promote and maintain the application of ethical and professional practices in the execution of engineering work
  • Adhere to and promote the Hatch corporate safety culture


You bring to the role:


  • Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from an accredited university
  • Professional Engineer license preferred
  • Minimum eight years engineering experience 
  • Ability to manage and motivate individuals to attain quality, cost and schedule objectives
  • Strong deliverable focus, ability to plan you work
  • A high degree of understanding of inter-discipline dependencies related to the discipline
  • Good understanding of procurement, contracting and commissioning methodologies
  • Sound knowledge of codes and standards applicable to the Project
  • Well-developed communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills
  • Site experience in a technical role is preferred

Why join us?

  • Be a part of a flat, connected organization
  • Building long-term relationships
  • Engage with great people who make a difference
  • Have an opportunity to act like an owner
  • Living your commitments with integrity

What we offer you?

  • Flexible work environment. 
  • Benefits Program:
  • Hatch offers competitive benefits package, competitive salary, and modern office facilities. The firm has an excellent 401(k) retirement plan, performance bonus plan, healthcare plan, and other generous benefits. The firm also takes great pride in an outstanding working environment with plenty of opportunity for growth


We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 

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