Amec Foster Wheeler Junior Engineer in Hampton, New Jersey

Amec Foster Wheeler is currently seeking a Junior Engineer to join our team in Perryville, NJ. This is an entry-level engineering position in which the Junior Engineer prepares design calculations and/or performs other routine engineering tasks using prescribed methods and procedures.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepares design calculations following prescribed methods, procedures and software; Prepares and issues requisitions and data sheets based on calculations

  • Reviews drawings for compliance with project requirements

  • Prepares technical specifications for equipment

  • Coordinates and interfaces with equipment suppliers

  • Prepares technical evaluations of supplier’s proposals

  • Prepares equipment lists (mechanical equipment lists, line lists, instrument lists, etc.)

  • Performs assignments to develop an understanding of how to apply engineering principles and practices and to gain practical experience

  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, preferably mechanical engineering

  • Basic knowledge of engineering principles and practices

  • 0-2 years experience

  • Learns complex information and/or skills quickly

  • Listens to others, learns, and asks questions or seeks assistance when necessary

  • Pursues training and development opportunities

  • Follows instructions, responds to management direction

  • Seeks increased responsibilities

  • Takes on new and challenging assignments

  • Sets and achieves challenging goals

Work Environment

  • Work typically carried out in an office environment

Physical Demands

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear

  • Is occasionally required to stand, walk and stoop, kneel, or crouch

  • Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus

  • May need to drive, walk, climb stairs or ladders, and wear personal protective equipment (hard hat, protective foot gear, eye protection, other site-specific equipment)

  • Travel to client’s office, plant or site may be required

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2017-19596

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc

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