Founded in 1911 , SNC-Lavalin is a global fully integrated professional services and project management company and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure.
From offices around the world, SNC-Lavalin's employees are proud to build what matters. Our teams provide comprehensive end-
to-end project solutions including capital investment, consulting, design, engineering, construction, sustaining capital and operations and maintenance to clients in oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power.
Responsible for the study, design, specification and detailed design of conventional devices, systems, units or facilities within the Process and Safety discipline.
Carries out responsible and varied engineering assignments requiring general familiarity with the relevant discipline and knowledge of reciprocal effects on other disciplines.
Analyses technical documents and proposes solutions based upon industrial principles and practical experience. Works independently to develop / adapt drawings, documents and databases based upon a combination of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.
Difficult, complex or unusual decisions are usually left to more senior engineers. Supervises and advises less experienced engineers from time to time.
Able to execute process simulations and develop Process Flow Diagrams (PFD’s) and heat and material balances.
Provide information throughout the various proposal, engineering and construction phases to the proposal and project teams with regard to all aspects of Process engineering.
Competent user of Process tools for simulation such as HYSIS, PRO II, Aspen, HTRI, and / or HTFS.
Prepare / adapt new or existing drawings and documents for project specific objectives. Supervise, check and validate drawings and documents prepared by others.
Analyze, interpret and apply codes, standards and specifications to the work for unconventional systems. Make engineering decisions based upon the analysis.
Review vendor technical and commercial quotations for conventional and unconventional systems and make vendor recommendations based upon best overall value -
technical suitability, material price, installation costs and operational costs.
Be the document owner for own documents, and supervise others in their document management practices.
Identify and communicate impacts of own work, or that of an assigned team, on other disciplines. Interface regularly with other disciplines.
Deliver cross-function deliverables to include technical evaluations, engineering requisitions, proposals and estimates for complex systems within own discipline.
Contribute to project and / or departmental meetings, technical reviews and safety reviews.
Demonstrate time management and budget awareness through management of blocks of engineering hours encompassing multiple tasks / deliverables.
Improve management skills to include scheduling and budgeting hours for own work and direct reports and by working to broader procurement budgets.
Inform senior members of the project team of any scope changes in the assigned work when they become apparent.
Education and Skills
BSEng or equivalent Chemical Engineering Degree from an accredited University.
5-9 years post graduate process design experience in engineering consultancy or EPC company within the oil & gas industry.
Some site based construction and commissioning experience is an advantage.
At SNC-Lavalin, we seek to hire individuals with diverse characteristics, backgrounds and perspectives. We strongly believe that world-
class talent makes no distinctions based on gender, ethnic or national origin, sexual identity and orientation, age, religion or disability, but enriches itself through these differences.