Water Engineer

Thursday, April 3, 2014
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Job Rank: 
Water Engineer
Job Institution: 
North American Hoganas
Job Description: 

As a division of the world's largest metal powder producer, North American Höganäs is the most integrated and state of the art metal powder manufacturing facility globally.  Located in picturesque Hollsopple, Pennsylvania, about 80 miles southeast of Pittsburgh, North American Höganäs’ headquarters offers full production and technical services to support a wide range of metal powder applications.

The Water Engineer will coordinate the design development and/or assist in providing technical direction to the scope of projects; providing senior-level technical know-how on all project aspects associated with conceptual engineering, detailed engineering designs, and preparation of contracts for construction. Participate in water/wastewater product and process innovation efforts at the organization and be an integral member of a project team with key contributions and responsibilities.  Will also be required to interface with internal and external clients; responsible for project deliverables; meeting milestones; and clearly communicating to the project team and clients.  Position will include work in both field and R/D Lab environments.

Candidates must possess a PhD degree in Engineering (Environmental, Chemical, or Civil) and at least 5 years of hands-on engineering experience in environmental projects and consulting.  Knowledge and experience in various state of the art treatment technologies in drinking water and municipal\industrial wastewater, remediation of contaminated soil and groundwater, site development, and general civil engineering experience necessary. Knowledge on both biological and physico-chemical treatment techniques is preferred.

Experience in technical writing of deliverables including work plans, quality program documents, health and safety procedures, summary reports, and project correspondence required.  Ability to work effectively in a diverse team environment and travel regionally, nationally, and internationally as needed for team meetings, client consultations, business development, site inspections/visits, etc. is required.  P.E. License is a plus.

Employees of North American Höganäs enjoy a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.  Benefits offered include medical, vision, and dental coverage for the employee, spouse and eligible dependents.  Full-time employees also have the opportunity to partake in North American Höganäs’ 401K, in which the Company matches dollar-for-dollar up to 6%.  Additional benefits include paid holidays, paid time off (PTO) days, company paid employee life insurance and disability insurance, an educational incentive plan, and various voluntary benefits.  For more information about Höganäs, go to www.hoganas.com.

Candidates should submit a resume to:
North American Höganäs
Attn: HR
111 Höganäs Way
Hollsopple, PA 15935
Fax: 814-479-3602