Mechanical Project Manager/Project Engineer
KH2A Engineering, Inc. is seeking a Mechanical Project Manager/Project Engineer to join our company in Portland, Oregon. This position is for an experienced Project Manager. The Project Manager/Project Engineer performs routine to difficult assignments laying out and detailing mechanical systems (materials handling, steam and condensate piping, etc.) in factories manufacturing construction materials using established standards and procedures.
The Project Manager/Project Engineer will oversee and manage projects that prepare engineering and construction drawings from rough sketches and from general arrangements prepared by Owner’s project managers/engineers, using computer drafting programs.
Knowledge and Skills
Ability and desire to interact with Client’s design representatives.
Ability to read and prepare construction drawings.
Ability to solicit work, prepare engineering proposals and estimates.
Ability to use AutoCAD, Word & Excel.
Ability to supervise and direct work of design staff.
Ability to write and communicate verbally effectively.
Prepare engineering proposals for new work.
Create new drawings with limited direction from others.
Manage project financials and schedules.
Direct design and drafting work by Junior Staff.
Coordinate cooperatively with others to produce integrated design documents.
Travel to Client’s worksites and access industrial work locations.
Be able to pass industrial safety drug screens.
Regular and reliable attendance.
Education and Work Experience
Ten years education and experience in industrial settings.
We will consider Registered Mechanical Engineers.
We would prefer a person who is familiar in design of wood products manufacturing, including sawmills, plywood plants and engineered wood products.
Experience with conveying systems, log and wood products handling, plywood manufacturing, is desired, but not required.
The work is mostly in our Westmoreland Office, but some travel to client industrial worksites is required for measuring, surveying, scope development, and construction monitoring activities.
While performing the duties of this job, the prospective employee is required to stand, walk, use hands to manipulate or operate objects, climb ladders and stairs, sit, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, speak and hear, and smell.
This person must be able to lift/more objects weighing up to 25 pounds. Vision requirements include passing driving test, close and distance vision, color vision, and peripheral vision.
KH2A Engineering, Inc. is a small consulting firm providing engineering to the construction materials manufacturing industry. We offer competitive salaries and benefits.
Apply by mail to:
KH2A Engineering, Inc.
5515 SE Milwaukie Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97202
Small engineering consultant specializing in design of wood products manufacturing, including sawmills, plywood plants and engineered wood products.
Role: Mechanical Project Manager
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