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CAREERS

PROCESS ENGINEER

BIOFerm™ Energy Systems, Inc. is looking for a Process Engineer who will be responsible for developing, designing, and permitting technical solutions that will deliver the long-term profit requirements of each project.  The engineer will work closely with the Business Development Manager and will make sure projects meet or exceed agreed to revenues, margins, and returns.

Essential Job Functions

  • Assists Business Development in the development of projects, schedules and budgets for each project.  Leads the permitting process.  Assists with the development of capital estimates for each project.

  • Develops the conceptual design, PDF’s, mass balances, and P&ID’s for all projects.

  • Develops and validates biogas production and substrate consumption for projects.

  • Works within the regulatory framework and business development to develop cost neutral, or preferably profitable, outlets for project byproducts.

  • Assists operations with the development of operation and maintenance budgets for projects.

  • Reviews, for approval, the final plant/process design for each project.

  • Consults and assists the Project Manager with design modifications during construction.

  • Supports the operation engineering team, as necessary.

  • Assists in the development and maintenance of technical, market and engineering knowledge relative to anaerobic digestion and other methods for producing renewable energy.

  • Participates in and leads cross-functional business teams, as necessary.

  • Assists BD in the development of client relationships that will positively impact business opportunities.

  • Researches new processes/technologies/equipment to improve processes.

  • Performs other duties and special projects as may be required.

Competencies & Qualifications:

  • Three – five years experience including anaerobic digester, wastewater and/or water reuse is a plus, experience with chemical plants, pharma, etc are necessary

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering

  • Strong technical abilities

  • Good organizational skills

  • Excellent written, verbal and analytical skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills

  • Demonstrated proficiency in utilizing computer software including engineering analysis, financial spreadsheets, word-processing and database management programs

  • ·Comprehensive understanding of principles of engineering

  • ·Knowledge of renewable energy concepts and technologies

  • ·Knowledge of legal environment regulating renewal energy sources

  • EIT’S or PE is a plus

  • Willingness to travel and valid US passport required.

To apply for this position, please email your cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to jobs@biofermenergy.com.