Sawmill Engineer (Mechanical)
Office Site Location: Southeast USA
Mechanical Engineer - Sawmill will be responsible for having a strong understanding of industrial plant processes and equipment. Candidate would have experience overseeing sawmill design projects and sawmill operations, which would be an asset.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports.
Research, design, evaluate, and co-ordinate the installation, operation, and maintenance of mechanical products, equipment, systems and processes to meet requirements.
Responsible for drawing production and design on a wide range of sawmill related projects, including new operations and the upgrading and modification of existing sawmill operations
Provide practical conceptual design and detailing of mill equipment, and redesign and modification to existing equipment
Provide design, detailing and certification services
Assisting the team with preliminary and detail design tasks
Preparing quantity and construction cost estimates
Assisting in developing engineering specifications
Perform all other related tasks that will help accomplish the project
Some fieldwork and travel is required
The privately owned BID Group of Companies has over 30 years of experience in providing industry leading solutions for its highly valued customers. Powered by BID Group Construction, McGehee, PHL, Comact, Miller, Deltech, and BID Group Service, the group provides innovative, efficient and reliable equipment & services that strive to exceed customers' expectations. The group's ability to provide turn-key solutions that include engineering, project management, installation, start up, and after-sales service furthers its strategic value to its cutomers. The company has offices across continental North America.
TRAINING AND SKILL SET
Mechanical Engineering college degree
CAD software experience
Knowledge of the construction industry, sawmill experience would be beneficial
5 plus years of Engineering experience- mechanical aptitude and knowledge
Computer skills needed (MS Office)
Exemplary communication skills, both verbal and written
Ability to exercise good judgment and maintain confidentiality
Exceptional conflict resolution, negotiation, and objection handling skills
Self-motivation, taking initiative to make improvements while striving to perform
Prioritization skills to manage a multitude of tasks ensuring deadlines are met
Investigating technical problems, identifying root causes and implementing corrective actions
Assist with the implementation of new standards aimed at increasing productivity and safety through solid modeling best practices, drawing standards, release procedures, and regulatory audits
If you meet the above criteria and are looking for a challenge, please apply to this position. We offer a competitive salary and a range of attractive benefits. Every job application is treated confidentially.
EOE/ E-Verify/ Drug Testing
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