Remote Mechanical Project Engineer

Post Date

Jan 09, 2023



ZIP/Postal Code

Sep 19, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Mechanical Engineering

Req #


Pay Rate

$110k - $125k (estimate)

Job Description

Insight Global is looking for a Remote Mechanical Project Engineer for one of our engineering consulting clients. The Senior / Project Engineer serves as a technical specialist; and may also have management and marketing responsibilities. Acts as a senior, advanced engineer of the department, responsible for technical development in a specific engineering discipline.


P6 Responsibilities:

* May serve as Project Manager on single-discipline and simple multi-discipline projects.

* May serve as Project Engineer on complex, single-discipline projects and complex multi-discipline projects.

* May serve as lead engineer on projects to coordinate work with other disciplines.

* May interface with clients and vendors.

* Assists with proposal development and project documentation including estimating engineering manhours/construction costs estimates for scope.

* Completes complex, routine and simple pipe routing and layouts. May train others.

* Prepares drawings including piping plans, sections, details and isometrics. May train others.

* Designs piping support. May train others.

* Prepares complex, routine and simple hydraulic calculations including incompressible flow, compressible flow and networks.

* Calculates thermal expansion, heat transfer and stress analysis for piping systems.

* Performs pressure vessel design and analysis.

* Prepares and reviews reports and piping/equipment specifications.

* Familiar with other disciplines and performs inter-discipline reviews.

* Coordinates all aspects of project document completion within the company and externally with clients and other design professionals.

* Reviews work of the project design team. Checks the progress of work and alerts the Project Manager to needed changes to the scope or other services.

* Performs field measurements independently. May train others.

* Works with code officials and other design professionals when an interpretation or exception to the building code is required.

* Promotes the use of and participates in the development of company design and production standards.

* Assumes complete responsibility for engineering within his/her discipline for routine projects.

* Coordinates work of his/her discipline with other disciplines.

* Makes recommendation and/or decisions on unusual or complicated issues.

* Prepares or reviews construction budgets based on experience and scope of project.

* Performs or directs construction support/management on routine and simple projects.

* Directs construction observation of others on simple projects.

* Assists in the education and development of design staff and acts as a resource for design questions.

* Maintains neat and organized work area to allow efficient access to project information required by other team members.

* Assists with whatever duties are required to deliver a quality project on schedule and within budget.

Required Skills & Experience

- Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineer Required

- 10+ years of previous mechanical design experience

- Fully proficient in the use of computer for design and understand CAD operations

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.