Intermediate Mechanical Engineer

Regina, Saskatchewan

KGS Group is seeking a Mechanical Piping Engineer to join our well established Industrial Mechanical department in Regina, SK.

In this position, you will undertake a design role within the department reporting directly to the Department Head. You will participate in piping design, performing piping stress analysis calculations, developing specifications, and day-to-day project work associated with industrial piping projects. In depth knowledge of CSA, ASME, API, and other piping codes is a must. You will be working in a friendly and collaborative environment with opportunity to interface with other members of the department and other disciplines within the Regina office.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Designing modifications to, or entirely new, mechanical systems related to mines, thermal power generating stations, refineries, chemical processing plants and oil/gas facilities;
  • Evaluation of existing piping installations and making recommendations for improvements to routing and/or supports;
  • Projects will include a variety of small to large projects involving ASME Code Piping/Pressure Vessels in the industrial sectors;
  • Piping Stress Analysis to be completed using Caesar II software;
  • Performing ASME Code Calculations for developing or modifying piping specifications based on process conditions;
  • Working collaboratively with lead mechanical engineers, structural engineers, and piping designers to ensure pipe support requirements are detailed on piping fabrication isometric drawings;
  • Working collaboratively with other disciplines to execute project deliverables, as well as ensuring that quality objectives, schedules and budgets are met.

Qualifications and Credentials:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized university; a post graduate degree would be an asset;
  • Minimum of 4-6 years of experience in mechanical engineering with demonstrated piping design and stress analysis experience;
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of continuous experience working with Caesar II pipe stress analysis software;
  • Must be registered or eligible for registration as a professional engineer in Saskatchewan, as well as other Canadian provinces;
  • Previous consulting experience is preferred;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required;
  • Candidate must be able to work independently with minimal supervision;
  • Experience with pumps, pressure vessels, boilers, heat exchangers, tanks, ventilation/HVAC, material handling and balance of plant systems in industrial facilities are required;
  • Travel to project sites is usually limited but is required depending on project/client requirements;
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and the ability/willingness to undergo security clearance checks.

KGS Group is an employee-owned equal opportunity company offering an excellent compensation and benefits package.

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity please send resume to