Technical Engineer

About $74,000 - $98,000 a year

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Job Description

DEPARTMENT: Technical Engineering
IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Technical Engineering Manager

POSITION SUMMARY: The HRST technical engineer is responsible for development of engineering
standards, engineering information bulletins, and other technical documentation. Successful performance
in this role requires a solid understanding of engineering principles, strong analytic skills and good
technical writing ability, balanced with practical experience and a strong commitment to developing
better tools and processes.

Essential Functions:
  • Write and revise engineering standards, engineering information bulletins, technical FAQs, and other
engineering documents under the direction of the Technical Engineering Manager.
  • Perform engineering analysis projects including performance analysis, failure analysis, risk
assessment, and other similar studies.
  • Perform on-site inspections of power plant HRSGs and boilers and provide customers with practical
recommendations which increase reliability and efficiency.
  • Prepare Proposals to Clients based on their specific needs. Determine price, describe scope of
supply, write proposal, follow up with client, be prepared to answer client questions regarding

  • Promote HRST products and services when appropriate.
Computer Skills:
  • Proficient personal computer skills including electronic mail, record keeping, routine database activity,
word processing, spreadsheet, graphics, etc.

Qualification Requirements:
  • Technical proficiency in heat transfer and thermodynamics.
  • Ability to travel up to 25-30% travel as an annual average, but may be as high as 50% during busy
  • Excellent communication skills to interface with and understand the needs of our engineers and of
our clients.
  • Good report writing and presentation skills to summarize project results and recommendations.
  • Must be able to pass a background investigation, Terrorist Watch List search, motor vehicle,
employment eligibility (I9) and drug screening test.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to rent a car.
Education and/or Experience:
  • Master of Science degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering from an ABET accredited
College or University is required.
  • Minimum 4 years power industry engineering experience required for Lead Technical Engineer
  • Project management experience is desirable.