AECOM Process Engineer in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147971BR

Position Title Process Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Chemical

Business Line Environment

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Minnesota

City Minneapolis, Duluth or Bismarck

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Process Engineer for immediate employment in the Minneapolis, Duluth or Bismarck office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Under general direction, completes engineering assignments of moderate to advanced complexity

  • Has an advanced level of understanding within a specific discipline

  • Fully understands and assists with the preparation of project scope within a specific discipline

  • Fully understands business development concepts and methods and provides support to proposals

  • Fully understands codes, permits and company cornerstone applications

  • Fully versed with and can check the work sequence, general content and the methods used to generate specifications for the purchase of material, equipment, systems, services or construction within a specific discipline

  • Fully versed with the process of preparing and checking of calculations within a specific discipline

  • Learn and use basic CAD sketching tools

  • Read, develop, check and understand construction drawings

  • Fully versed in the collection and/or evaluation of data and information regarding technical and economic factors including physical, chemical, environmental, maintenance, operational, regulatory, constructability, and/or schedule factors relating to a specific subject within a discipline

  • Basic understanding of external factors that impact specific engineering problems

  • Fully understands the use of requisitions and the role of materials management

  • Reviews and advises on purchase orders and subcontracts

  • Fully understands and reviews interdisciplinary vendor documents

  • Assists with the development of manpower, man-hour, and labor cost requirements for a project and can monitor them to aid in evaluating budget limitations

  • Takes the lead on estimating tasks and performs material take-offs for a specific discipline

  • Advanced level of knowledge of discipline’s material costs and of cost and forecasting

  • Understands the planning and scheduling of engineering tasks within a specific discipline

  • Understands the project change control process and can identify a potential change

  • Advanced level of knowledge of discipline’s equipment and material lists

  • Can integrate all project functional requirements into a complete project plan

  • May provide technical guidance to less experienced engineering staff

  • Maintains positive working relationship with peer leaders

  • Builds productive relationships with organizations in and external to Engineering

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in chemical or petroleum engineering

  • 2+ years of experience in the oil & gas industry

  • Working knowledge of API and industry standards

  • Able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test and are subject to random substance abuse tests if employed

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional Engineering Registration or ability to obtain

  • Experience with commercial process simulation tools such as HYSYS and Promax

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.