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Chief Mechanical Engineer

  1. Clean power
  2. Exton, Kirkland
R-110045

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Why join us?

It’s an exciting time at AtkinsRéalis! We are rapidly growing in the US. Our company purpose is to build a better world for our planet and its people. We recognize the importance of making sure that our clients and employees, feel this purpose every day. AtkinsRéalis is proud of our company culture that promotes, diversity, equity and inclusion. Our company ethos include collaboration through the connection of people, data and technology. We are a global firm, who leverages having employees located throughout the world, creating valuable partnerships and doing our part to make this planet and its people, thrive.  We need energetic, passionate and eager professionals like you to join our team. There has never been a better time to be a part of AtkinsRéalis!

We are seeking a Chief Mechanical Engineer to join our team in Kirkland, WA or Exton, PA, to lead and work on various Mechanical Engineer and Power Industrial projects.

We are looking for a Chief Mechanical Engineer to Manage our Power and Industrial teams of Engineers and Designers. We are seeking a high energy enthusiastic individual that wants to build teams, mentor young professionals and grow the business. Preferred locations are Kirkland WA or Exton PA, but remote work may be considered. Preferred technical experience in Power Generation. Focus on processes and quality, project execution. We are ready to grow!

The Chief Mechanical Engineer will join our team of supportive, cohesive, friendly, hard-working professionals. Our projects are varied and often fast paced and technically challenging. We provide engineering design services in the energy and industrial sectors. We deliver detailed engineering projects, FEED studies and we support Owner Engineer’s mandates. We are expanding to provide services in newer and newly emerging energy technologies in both the Power and Industrial markets. We are a multi-discipline practice offering end to end solutions to our clients.

As a Chief Engineer, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks from helping define scope and staffing hours for proposals; assigning staff to specific projects; providing technical advice and resources; coordinating with other offices on staffing and expertise; checking and approving calculations and documents; ensuring our quality assurance standards are met; developing and mentoring members of your group.

About Us

AtkinsRéalis is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. AtkinsRéalis has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. AtkinsRéalis has the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

How will you contribute to the team?

  • Good communicator.
  • Care about people and their goals and aspirations for growth and increased responsibility.
  • Flexible in balancing workload and priorities across multiple projects.
  • Strong commitment to safety.
  • Desire to maintain and build professional relationships with colleagues, consultants, and Clients.
  • Ability to perform clear calculations with schematics, references, and assumptions.
  • Experience creating and checking calculations, drawings, and specifications.
  • Knowledge of heat transfer, thermodynamics, and fluid flow.
  • Familiar working with ASME B31.1 and ASME Section VIII.
  • Basic knowledge of pipe materials, valves, relief valves and control valves.
  • Potential occasional/infrequent travel to project site, other offices, or project sites.
  • Recruit talent to your team to support growth.
  • Advise and assist members of the mechanical group.
  • Support Business development activities as required.
  • Assign staff to projects and forecast future staffing requirements.
  • Coordinate with Chief Engineers in other disciplines.
  • Provide technical resources.
  • Ensure projects are supported.
  • Work with a multi-discipline team, collaborators, and Clients.
  • Mentor and develop group members.

What will you contribute?

  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or similar degree from an ABET accredited college.
  • Fifteen (15) years or more working as an engineer.
  • Experience in engineering design in the energy sector.
  • Experience as technical engineering manager preferred.
  • Experience working in engineering design services preferred.
  • PE license required.

What we offer at AtkinsRéalis:

AtkinsRéalis realizes that health, mental and financial wellbeing, are all equally needed to achieve balance in life. We are pleased to offer a robust rewards package that help our employees have peace of mind in and outside of work.  Our benefit offerings address all of the areas that are part of living a healthy life.  

We recognize that what is important to people, continues to change. Some of our other benefits to ensure our employees feel supported, include continuing to offer health and dental coverage for domestic partners and a full list below. Our culture is one of providing support and training for our employees to thrive. We offer learning and development programs, training, career pathing opportunities, and a tuition reimbursement plan. At AtkinsRéalis, you will enjoy a robust rewards package which includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Group Insurance
  • Paid Family Leave
  • Two Floating Holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave (including maternity and paternity)
  • Pet Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plan with employer match
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities and a highly regarded tuition reimbursement program
  • An inclusive culture of Employee Resources Groups centered around women, African-Americans, Hispanics, LGBTQ+, Neurodiversity and Emerging Professionals.
  • A Foundation that is employee-funded with a 2-to-1 match from the company providing STEAM education for minorities from K-12 to college

If this sounds like you and you would like to expand your career with us, apply today!

AtkinsRéalis is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.  EOE/Minorities/Females/Veteran/Disability.

Please review AtkinsRéalis Equal Opportunity Statement here:

https://careers.atkinsrealis.com/equal-opportunities-statement

AtkinsRéalis cares about your privacy and are committed to protecting your privacy.  Please consult our Privacy Notice on our Careers site to know more about how we collect, use and transfer your Personal Data.

By submitting your personal information to AtkinsRéalis, you confirm that you have read and accept our Privacy Notice. 

Expected compensation range is between $124K - $200K annually depending on skills, experience, and geographical location.

Upon acceptance of an offer, all candidates must go through a drug screen test and background check. AtkinsRéalis is a federal contractor which mandates a satisfactory background screening report and drug test that supersedes state laws.

Note to staffing and direct hire agencies:

In the event a recruiter or agency who is not on our preferred supplier list submits a resume/candidate to anyone in the company, AtkinsRéalis family of companies, we explicitly reserve the right to recruit and hire the candidate(s) at our discretion and without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.  https://careers.atkinsrealis.com/recruitment-agencies

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