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Stantec Process Mechanical Engineer in DENVER, Colorado

Process Mechanical Engineer - ( 220003WP )


Many of the world’s top engineers and scientists come together in our Water business because they view a community’s interaction with water a bit differently—as a single holistic system, rather than unconnected networks divided by jurisdictional boundaries. Working throughout the hydrologic cycle, we are delivering sustainable solutions to make sure water is where it should be and available when needed. Our experts guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. Every day, we help communities improve, reuse, and protect this precious resource for future generations. By 2025 we’re hiring 2,000 people (like you) to join our team. Grow with us, H2O+U.

Do you want to be part of a collaborative team that puts people first, lives its corporate values, and works on some of the most challenging water projects in the world? Join us.

Your Opportunity

Our Denver CO office is seeking an experienced Process Engineer to join our multi-disciplinary team of water professionals, each committed to delivering sound and strategic consulting services to a range of clients. As a process engineer, you will work in a supportive team environment and have exposure to water infrastructure design projects that include water and wastewater treatment plants, pipelines, and pump stations. You may also be involved in planning, design, and construction of critical infrastructure projects, including new facilities and rehabilitation and upgrades of existing facilities.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with local and virtual project teams and senior project staff to produce high quality work products for our water and wastewater clients with a minimum level of guidance. Tasks may include performing engineering calculations, preparing detailed design drawings and specifications, preparing planning and technical engineering reports, and designing pipelines, pump stations, and treatment and recovery processes.

  • Exercise independent judgment to analyze issues, interpret information and select methods/solutions to resolve problems and meet project requirements.

  • Provide mentoring and informal guidance to junior level staff, including assigning tasks, coaching, and checking work

  • Perform site visits, participate in condition assessments, and observe construction, as necessary.

  • Continually acquire new knowledge of and experience with a variety of innovative technologies, treatment approaches, and design tools.

  • Suggest practices to contribute to sustainable development goals.

  • Identify resources needed to complete medium-scale projects or assignments.

  • Track performance according to assigned budget and schedule.

  • Communicate effectively with large project teams, clients, and industry professionals.

  • Adapts to project changes and develop solutions to address technical challenges.

  • Provide technical support for local business development experts.

  • Expand your professional network within the water industry through interactions with clients, regulatory agencies, other consulting firms, and industry organizations.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Thorough understanding of the fundamental concepts of process/mechanical engineering and/or civil/environmental engineering.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), AutoCAD and/or Microstation, GIS, and BIM.

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.

  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, lead small to medium projects and teams, and coach and mentor others.

  • Ability to prepare complete, concise, and organized engineering studies and designs.

Education and Experience

  • BS degree in civil, environmental, or mechanical engineering, or related field, required. MS in mechanical/civil, environmental engineering preferred.

  • California PE license or ability to earn this certification within 6 months required.

  • 5 - 9 years of experience in the planning and design of water, wastewater, or related infrastructure.

This position will involve a typical office environment working with computers. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Staff may also opt to work a portion of their time at home.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. At Stantec, we live our corporate values every day.

  • Stantec was ranked the 5th most sustainable company in the world and the 1st in North America by Corporate Knights for our 2020 performance.

  • In February 2021, Stantec announced a pledge to be carbon neutral for 2022 and achieve operational net-zero by 2030.

  • Stantec is the only engineering design firm that has been rated a Climate Leader with an A- score by CDP for the last three years.

  • Stantec has been named by Forbes as one of the World’s Best Employers and America’s Best Employers for Women. Additionally, the American Indian Science and Engineering Society selected Stantec as one of the Top 50 workplaces for Indigenous STEM professionals.

Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : United States-Colorado-Denver

Organization : BC-2243 Water-Delivery-US

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Nov 15, 2022, 9:50:33 AM

Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act: Requires employers to provide the following information for positions that may be in Colorado:

  • Hiring Salary Range: 108,000 - 135,000 — Colorado locations only. The final agreed upon compensation is based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location.

  • Benefit Clause: Medical, dental & Vision plans, wellness program, health saving account, flexible spending account, 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, life & AD&D insurance, short/long term disability plans & PTO (vacation, sick & holidays).

Req ID: 220003WP

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans