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Stantec Mechanical/Piping Engineer in Tucson, Arizona

Mechanical/Piping Engineer - ( 210000OF )


At our core, we are a community. Together, we exercise creative thought, developing engineering and designs as individual as the people and projects we touch. From approval and permitting to design and construction management services, we put the goals of our clients and their communities at the center of everything we create. Join us as we assist mining companies in getting mined materials to communities around the globe. Help us connect with our stakeholders and build lasting relationships.

Your Opportunity

Our Mining team in the southwestern United States has an immediate need for a Mechanical/Piping Project Engineer to serve various clients in completing feasibility studies and detailed engineering projects for underground and surface mining operations, with an emphasis on copper processing. The position is to be staffed primarily in our Phoenix, Arizona or Tucson, Arizona or Denver, Colorado or Salt Lake City, Utah office though remote work is possible for the right candidate.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Safety is a core value for Stantec. You will be responsible for understanding and working in compliance with all health and safety rules and regulations for Stantec and its clients. As a member of our Mining team, you are expected to make a personal commitment toward preserving the health and safety of all our employees and demonstrate commitment through your personal interactions and designs. Your personal commitment to safety will help us achieve our goal of zero harm within our operation and for our clients.

  • You will work with a team of engineers and designers in the planning and execution of project work, including scoping, asset integrity assessments, as-built documentation, feasibility studies, and detailed engineering. You will provide technical support during construction and commissioning.

  • You will provide clients with engineering support to meet their needs and incorporate client suggestions for future requirements in a timely, efficient, and cost-effective manner. This includes attending client meetings, which may at times be remote, as well as corresponding directly with the client.

  • You will regularly interface with other disciplines and departments to execute projects.

  • You will be responsible for the review and analysis of drawings for possible safety and constructability problems prior to issuance to clients.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Self-starter, with the ability to handle change and work with minimal supervision. You must be a contemplative person who is willing to challenge your own work as well as the work of those around you.

  • Excellent knowledge of applicable design codes and familiarity with Mine Health and Safety Regulations.

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, along with excellent interpersonal abilities and a willingness to work in a team atmosphere, including involvement in technical business development.

  • Previous experience as a Lead Engineer on detailed engineering/construction projects with a consulting firm or Owner’s team.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills and project engineering experience.

  • Ability to take the lead on a project team.

  • Willingness to travel to client sites or other Stantec offices (10% travel).

Education and Experience

  • A Professional Engineering license in the State of Arizona is desired.

  • 5–15 years of engineering, design, and construction experience in heavy industry, particularly surface or underground mining.

  • Previous experience in:

    • The design, specification, and installation supervision of mine processing plants, including milling, refining, and/or smelting operations.
    • Mine dewatering.
    • Pumps.
    • Compressors.
    • Pressure piping/pumping applications, including slurries.
    • Copper solution mining and/or SX/EW processing.
    • Brownfield condition assessments, commissioning, and/or operations support.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that may be required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or 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. Join us and redefine your personal best. #FeelingEnergized

Primary Location : United States-Arizona-Chandler

Other Locations : United States-Utah-Salt Lake City, United States-Arizona-Tucson, United States-Colorado-Denver

Job : Mechanical Engineer

Organization : BC-1829 Mining-US

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jun 24, 2022, 11:10:37 AM

Req ID: 210000OF

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