Process Engineer - Organics Management
Company: Black & Veatch
Location: Walnut Creek
Posted on: March 15, 2023
Process Engineer - Organics Management
Date: Mar 11, 2023
Irvine, CA, US US Walnut Creek, CA, US Los Angeles, CA, US
Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies
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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation
Req Id : 96379
Opportunity Type : Staff
Relocation eligible : Yes
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: Yes
Why Black and Veatch
Recognized by Glassdoor as a 2023 Top 100 place to work, Black & Veatch allows you to lend your talent and perspective to humanity's biggest challenges in a flexible environment where you are empowered to grow and explore new possibilities. We offer competitive compensation; 401K match and benefits that start day 1. Our hybrid environment allows you to balance your work and personal life.
At Black & Veatch, you own your career with purpose and meaning. You are empowered to grow and explore new possibilities at every step of your career journey. Bring your big ideas knowing you are safe to be who you are and speak up with concerns or questions and put your diverse talents and perspectives to use.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to:
Functions as a mid to senior level Process Lead for Organics Management in both Government and Industrial Process Groups
Support projects forAnaerobic Digestion, Fermentation, Gasification, Pyrolysis, Gas Utilization, Aerobic Digestion/Composting, or Alternative Protein and Fertilizer Production
Your role would include diverse opportunities in the organics management and circular economy space
Black & Veatch Process Engineers develop technical solutions that are critical to winning work and drive design deliverables for critical infrastructure projects with community benefits. Our Team of over 200 process engineers support water, industrial, next generation agriculture, LNG, hydrogen, fertilizer, and carbon capture businesses among others. We have transformed our team to align with megatrends associated with water scarcity, limited resources, alternative fuels, and energy sustainability. Our industry leading solutions modernize infrastructure, optimize asset use, reduce cost, and mitigate risk.
Why BVs Process Engineering Team?
The work is rewarding and meaningful
The team is comprised of supportive and appreciative professionals
Career opportunities exist in many rapidly expanding business solutions
Process engineer and specialist to lead and support a wide variety of organics management activities across several business sectors: municipal organics management, agriculture and industrial organics management, generation of biofuel and management.
Lead and support implementation of solutions through the project life cycle: feasibility, front-end loading (FEL) project planning stages, front end engineering design (FEED) studies, detailed design, engineering, procurement support and construction management (EpCM), engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), and commissioning.
Consult and assist Project manager with design modifications during construction.
Resolve project technical issues with internal team, subcontractors, vendors, main contractors and/or related third parties.
Follow and make sure B&V quality standards and contractual requirement are met.
Ensure environmental, safety and health practices are carried out at all times.
Support independent engineer activities and provide expertise in preparing due diligence reports.
Be a thought leader in organics management and circular economy (anaerobic and aerobic processes, and digester gas/biogas/landfill gas unitization especially gas conditioning and upgrading to RNG, both internal and external to Black & Veatch. Actively foster knowledge management and mentoring.
Develop and apply organics management concepts and approaches to unique engineering problems. Oversee collection, assimilation, and management of engineering work. Manage assigned budget, schedule, and quality requirements.
Actively seeks to understand client interests and drivers through normal client contact and through interaction and communication with project leadership
Support business development and project pursuit activities.
Master's degree a plus.
8+ Years Experience in organics management via anaerobic and aerobic digestion/composting processes and system designs.
3+ Years Experience in digester gas/biogas/landfill gas utilization via upgrading to biomethane and renewable compressed natural gas.
Knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline.
Positive, team-first attitude; entrepreneurial mindset a plus.
Demonstrated ability to evaluate technologies and processes both technically and economically.
Experience directly engaging clients on technical matters including conferences and workshops.
Written Communications, Drive for Results, Quality Driven, Priority Setting, Planning, Delegation, Directing Others, Conflict Management, Informing, Listening, Dealing with Ambiguity, and Building Effective Teams---
Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 8 years related work experience. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Preferred to have Professional Engineer registration or licensure, or willingness/ability to pursue such registration.
Work Environment/Physical Demands
Typical office environment, typical construction environment, extreme weather conditions, high noise level, safety hazards (electric currents, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to chemicals), atmospheric conditions (fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases, poor ventilation). Sitting, walking, talking, hearing, reading, writing, keyboarding, driving, filing, reaching, stooping, crouching, bending, standing for extended periods of time, lifting or carrying up to 40 pounds.
Black & Veatch prides itself on the support of our employees and providing flexibility to make the things that are most important to you, a priority. This is why we offer our professionals, located near an office, the option of a Hybrid work environment. Our hybrid work approach allows our employees to work two days a week from other locations outside of the office. Additionally this opportunity has the possibility of being located in any of our offices located across the U.S; click the link to see a full list of . Some positions may be relocation eligible. Speak to your recruiter if you have interest in relocation.
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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.
Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers and array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.
To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time and dependent sick time.
A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.
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In accordance with local law, the following Annualcompensation range is applicable for the job and location associated with this requisition: $106,000.00- $142,000.00
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Process Engineer - Organics Management
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