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Mechanical Project Engineer

  • Janesville, WI
  • Direct Hire - Full Time
  • First Shift
  • bh_3417
  • Competitive
  • Engineering
  • 6/30/2020

The QTI Group is partnering with a pharmaceuticals company in Janesville to recruit its next Mechanical Engineer. The Mechanical Engineer will function similarly to a Project Engineer and be responsible for assisting in the design of nuclear and process systems from the ground up.


  • Finite element stress analyses of atmospheric tanks and structures.

  • Heat transfer hand calculations, including transient conduction and natural convection.

  • Support of prototyping activities, including design of test rigs.

  • Mass and energy balances of process systems.

  • Hydraulic analyses of piping systems and pump sizing.

  • Calculation of overpressure relieving rates and sizing of relief valves.

  • Explosion overpressure calculations.

  • Engineering specifications for process equipment including acceptance testing to code.

  • Selection of process equipment and instrumentation.

  • Seismic analyses of process skids.

  • Pressure vessel design following ASME code.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or related field.

  • 5+ years of process systems design experience in a highly regulated industry.

  • Knowledge of equipment such as pumps, heat exchangers, valves and control equipment.

  • Experience with design-based tools such as SolidWorks, AutoCAD or MicroStation.

  • Experience working with vendors on design of equipment and fabrication.

  • Experience with ASTM/ASME codes is preferred.