Mechanical Engineer-in-Training

General Functions:

As a Mechanical Engineer-in-Training, you have the opportunity to assist in managing small/medium projects and to complete mechanical engineering and project management tasks with oversight from senior management. You will have an opportunity to collaborate with team members by living Tuyan's core values and becoming a strong Tuyan brand ambassador.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Bachelor's Degree required. Appropriate professional certification preferred
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience
  • Review, understand, develop and check Process and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID’s) ortho-graphics, isometrics, bill of materials, pipeline lists, valve lists, and tie-in lists for piping design projects incorporating your familiarity with piping design in process environments
  • Estimate costs of completing projects (engineering costs and total installed construction costs)
  • Take ownership of and manage project costs
  • Understand pumping, piping, air and liquid flow and distribution systems; apply these principles to create a sound engineering design
  • Hydraulic calculations to size pumps and piping, determine NPSH, etc
  • Heat loss calculations for piping, tanks and other equipment
  • Simple structural beam calculations for pipe supports, etc
  • Develop mechanical engineering documents according to industry, project and company standards including P&ID’s, general arrangements, equipment installation details, tank data sheets, tie-in procedures, and piping design while leading other engineers and designers
  • Take ownership and responsibility of all drawings, documents, schedules and budgets
  • Prepare technical specifications for review and approval
  • Evaluate vendor bids and drawings to assure compliance with specifications and project requirements
  • Provide project management with assistance from senior management for projects that are primarily mechanical in nature
  • Prepare and communicate weekly meeting agendas and minutes


PREFERENCE STATEMENT: Hiring Preference Shall be given to eligible Alaska Native/American Indian applicants pursuant to the P.L. 93-638 Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act.



The information provided in this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by incumbents within this job.  It is not intended to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, qualifications, and working conditions required of employees assigned to this job.  Management has sole discretion to add or modify the duties of the job and to designate other functions as essential at any time.  This job description is not an employment agreement or contract.

Wasilla, AK

29 day(s) ago