Wilson & Company is seeking a registered professional (or with the ability to become registered) mechanical engineer and Project Manager to provide task and project management on a wide range of projects focused on locomotive fueling facilities for Class I railroads, and to design construction plans, hands on field engineering, specifications and studies for a variety of projects. Experience with piping and constructability design and hydraulic calculations, pump sizing, process and instrumentation diagram development is needed, along with an understanding of applicable codes (ASTM, ASME, NFPA and API) and construction issues.
Projects will include engineering for locomotive fueling and railroad industrial facilities. Familiarity with Class 1 Railroad facilities design including fueling platforms, storage tanks and industrial waste treatment is required. A self-motivated personality with good oral and written communication skills are required. We would expect the candidate to be a lead mechanical engineer on engineering projects, field engineering and project manager on some projects.
Applicant will work closely with Clients to develop overall processes, review existing product systems, inspect existing equipment and facilities, define scopes of work, and prioritize projects within Client’s overall program. Will require frequent travel with the Client to facilities to review and inspect existing systems.
Applicants should have a mechanical engineering degree and with 6 or more years’ experience with mechanical design of locomotive fueling facilities, including rail maintenance facilities, industrial or oil and gas experience. A broad knowledge of mechanical engineering is desired. Familiarity with AutoCAD, MicroStation and 3D piping software is a plus along with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and the ability to learn and use new software.
We are seeking several positions for full-time employment in a variety of locations, including Omaha, NE; Sacramento, CA; and Houston, TX. Some travel is required.
Mechanical Engineer and Project Manager Duties include, but are not limited to:
TO APPLY: Please visit the “Careers” area of our website to upload your resume. https://wilsonco-careers.silkroad.com/