Power Engineers Junior Process Engineer in Boise, Idaho

Junior Process Engineer



Department:Facilities Process Group


Junior Food Process Engineer

Job Summary of Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Do you desire to have excellent opportunity to showcase and expand your skills in design and leadership and to become a recognized leader in the industry? Do you want to come home to the Treasure Valley of Idaho (Boise)? If you do, POWER Engineers has a career path for you. We are looking for the right person to fill our current Process Engineer opening in Boise, Idaho. You can help continue our 20+ year growth in the industry.

  • Your career at POWER will provide you an opportunity to work on continuous processing systems with an emphasis in the Food & Beverage Industry. You will utilize your expertise to help companies ranging from small startup firms to large multinational firms. You will have the opportunity to work on all phases of a project, from the initial concept through the installation and commissioning of new lines, along with upgrades to existing production lines. Your unique skills will our clients change and adapt their facilities and systems to meet the dynamic changes in their markets.

  • The Facilities Division of POWER engineers is a full service consulting engineering firm that specializes and is a leader in the Food & Beverage, Federal, and Industrial facility design.

  • Overall tasks:

  • Design of process systems including:

  • Mass and energy balances

  • Material flow analysis

  • Heat transfer calculations

  • Fluid flow calculations

  • Development of Process Flow Diagrams and Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams

  • Provide documentation packages for the successful completion of projects:

  • Work with clients on developing the scope of projects and providing the deliverables for these projects.

  • Work with a design team that includes internal and external people in the development of general arrangement and elevation layouts

  • Develop equipment specifications and documentation that meets clients design requirements

  • Develop equipment and installation cost estimations

  • Develop descriptions of operation for process being designed

  • Develop bid packages, construction packages

  • Customer & Vendor Site visits:

  • Support vendor FAT’s, reviews and trials

  • Visit customer sites for data acquisition, meetings and installation/start-up as needed.

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Chemical Engineering, or Bio-Systems Engineering

  • 3.0 GPA minimum

  • Ability to work with and be supported by Mid-level and Senior engineers for guidance

  • Shall be capable of working on all process engineering tasks associated with the project; from proposal, design and drafting, engineering calculations, cost estimate, to client reviews

  • Understanding and practical usage of design and drafting of AutoCAD based software

  • Working and adhering to deadlines, while also adapting to change

  • Must be adaptable, able to problem solve, learn and apply new technologies with minimal support

  • Good oral and written communication skills with cross disciplinary team members and clients

  • Demonstrated ability to self-manage and produce results

  • Fluent in utilizing Microsoft Office products

  • Ability to travel up to 25% within the United States

  • Flexibility to work overtime as required

Desired Education/Experience

  • EIT Certification

  • Ability to perform any role in a design team environment

  • 3D Modeling capabilities utilizing AutoCAD products and/or Solidworks

At POWER Engineers, Inc. you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diverse and unique initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. We encourage new ideas and fresh approaches and most importantly, we strive to be our clients’ first choice. These traits – and deep technical skill – account for our success.

Have fun, do good work, make money. As an employee-owned company, we strive to make POWER Engineers an appealing place to work, where we perform projects that we find challenging and in which we excel. We provide competitive compensation, a full benefit package, professional development, and an appealing work environment. POWER Engineers is a unique and fun engineering firm, which may be contradictory to some, but it works well for us.