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COMPANY NAME: Ambitech A Zachry Group Company

JOB TITLE: Project Engineer

DEPARTMENT: Project Management

LOCATION: St. Louis, Missouri


POSITION SUMMARY:  We are currently looking for a talented Project Engineer to join our Project Management Department in St. Louis, Missouri.   You will assist managing a diversified portfolio of projects for numerous long term clients. These projects include brownfield, greenfield, retrofit, or debottlenecking / expansion in oil and gas, petrochemical, chemicals, biofuels, renewable energy, food and beverage industry. All these projects involve management of multiple engineering disciplines and vendor management from early phases of project through commissioning.



  • Support the Senior Project Manager in planning, organizing, and controlling assigned aspects of a project; including monitoring project schedules and budgets, evaluating project productivity and quality and directing the complete technical operations of the project.

  • Implement assignments and activities delegated from the Senior Project Manager.

  • Responsible to define the work scope and prepare overall schedules and budgets on small projects.Update schedules and implement corrections or adjustments when necessary.

  • Assist in developing cost estimates for additional work or contract modifications.

  • Coordinate discipline engineering activities for development of engineered deliverables.

  • Review engineered drawings for consistency with work scope and adequately address input from disciplines.

  • Facilititate Ambitech’s quality control procedure for deliverable generation, archiving, and distribution/transmittal.

  • Ensure field trip reports and meeting minutes are completed accurately and in a timely manner.

  • Review conversation reports to ensure consistency with contractual requirements.

  • Responsible for distributing all correspondence to the appropriate project members.

  • Ensure that all manhour control is being implemented properly; ECNs are being identified and reported to the Senior Project Manager.

  • Prepare progress reports.

  • Maintain filing system for all technical information associated with the project.

  • Prepare logic diagrams and bar charts for scheduling engineering activities.

  • Review and evaluate manpower expenditures and implement corrective actions or adjustments as required to address overall performance efficiencies for the engineering team.

  • Update, inform and clarify project outcomes, deliverables, potential problems and project needs.


  • Bachelor degree in engineering.

  • 3 to 5 years of experience in the Process Plant, Petroleum Refining, and / or Petrochemical Sector.


  • EIT is preferred
  • PE is a preferred.
  • Strong communication and inter-personal skills are required to provide effective intra and inter-discipline coordination on projects, as well as effective communication with clients and vendors.
  • Must be organized, self-directed, able to prioritize and multi-task, work in a team environment and take direction from others.
  • Willingness to learn and work on a variety of tasks within multiple industries. 
  • Willingness to travel and work in office and field environments.


Employee will be required to communicate in person, via telephone, email, video chat and software systems. Position may include visits to construction sites and industrial facilities requiring mobility (on ground and at heights) and the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to: hardhat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs/muffs, masks/respirators, safety vests, gloves and work boots.


Employee will work in multiple environments including an office, warehouse and in a trailer or building on construction sites. On construction sites, noise levels will be moderate to high. Job sites may contain the following: light to heavy equipment vehicles, small to large equipment, materials, communication equipment and tools, people standing, walking, sitting, signaling, and talking. Noise levels vary and may include bells, whistles, and alarms.

The above description covers the fundamental responsibilities of the Project Engineer position.  It shall not be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental or similar duties which may be required from day-to-day.

Zachry Group is America's pacesetter in turnkey construction, engineering, maintenance, turnaround and fabrication services in the power, energy, chemicals, manufacturing and industrial sectors. It works with customers to plan, build, and renew their most critical facilities, so they can achieve their immediate and long-term goals, all at the highest safety standards. Zachry Group operates 35 offices, with more than 20,000 employees working in more than 400 locations nationwide. Please visit www.zachrygroup.com for more information.

Company Benefits:

Meaningful Work

Team–Based Culture

Opportunity for Growth

ZACHRY GROUP is dedicated to providing a Safe and Drug Free work environment; and is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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