Black & Veatch Process/Chemical Engineer 1 - EDGE Program - Kansas City/Remote - Summer 2023 in Des Moines, Iowa
Process/Chemical Engineer 1 - EDGE Program - Kansas City/Remote - Summer 2023
Date: Oct 5, 2022
Overland Park, KS, US US
Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies
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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation
Req Id : 84688
Opportunity Type : College full time
Relocation eligible : Yes
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: No
Functions in a Process Engineer capacity helping to select technologies and design criteria for a wide range of facilities. Under close supervision, performs routine aspects of engineering assignments requiring knowledge and application of basic engineering principles. Applies knowledge of engineering principles to prescribed techniques and procedures to complete project assignments. The EDGE Program provides early-career professionals a unique combination of approximately 3 rotational job over 3-4 years, structured training curriculum, and direct access to senior-level business leaders. The program is designed to accelerate career progression and broaden the development of participants promoting a successful career at BV.
This position is under the Industrial Processes sub-discipline and will be with the Chemical Feed team.
Develops familiarity by reading, understanding and applying departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and Black and Veatch policies and procedures
Support process treatment evaluations that may include analysis of operating data and use of models to predict outcomes
Evaluate input characteristics and product/treatment goals
Evaluate and select treatment processes to meet project objectives
Develop operational recommendations for new and modified facilities
Assist in developing conceptual-level life cycle costs to evaluate options
Quality / Continuous Improvement:
Develops an understanding and complies with the Black and Veatch quality program
Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts
Contributes to preparation of less complex engineering deliverables such as drawings, reports, specifications, and studies of limited scope
Performs routine research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection
Collects, assimilates, and manages data for engineering work
Prepares basic engineering calculations following standard methods and principles used in similar engineering analysis
Understands and adheres to budget, schedule, and quality requirements
Shares information with others as requested
Coordinates with others when directed by supervisor or project leadership
Focuses on the needs of internal clients (project team leadership) while attempting to gain basic understanding of external client's main interests and drivers
May provide support to business development or pursuit activities
Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology:
- Shares current knowledge of latest technology and processes
Preferred Non-Technical Skills:
Learning on the Fly
Drive For Results
Dealing with Ambiguity
Preferred Technical Skills:
Basic knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline
Basic industry knowledge and technology trends
Basic knowledge of company quality program
Basic knowledge of constructionandconstructability practicesandprinciples
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. 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.
Must have a Bachelors (or more advanced degree)
Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher
Must have less than 2 years professional experience relevant to BV, Internship experience does not count toward maximum of 2 years
Open to performing various functions and relocating as needed over the next 3-4 years
Required intermittent travel to project sites
Required short-term and/or long-term relocation to project sites and regional offices
Additional criteria for selection will be based on interview responses that demonstrate ability for success, and awareness of the importance of continual development and growth
All applicants must have work authorization and will not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa
Work Environment/Physical Demands
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Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an 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, tuition 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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