Senior Mechanical Engineer



Burnaby, BC, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Location: 8800 Glenlyon Pkwy Burnaby, British Columbia

Career Level: Technical Level 4

Who are we?

Svante is a rapidly growing clean energy technology company making commercial-scale carbon capture and removal a reality and enabling global industries to play offense in the fight against climate change that will accelerate the global transition to a lower-carbon economy.

The growing success of our company is owed to our commitment to our people, our emphasis on our values, and our innovative technology. Passion is put into what we do every day.

Purpose of the Role:

As a Senior Mechanical Engineer, you will lead and contribute to the design, development, and implementation of innovative mechanical systems and components within commercial scale carbon capture plant. You will be the single point of contact representing the mechanical discipline during different stages of a project from. As a key member of our engineering team, you will play a pivotal role in development of deliverables for equipment packages, provide technical assurance and ensuring the highest levels of quality and performance.

As a Senior Mechanical Engineer, you will be responsible for all project-related mechanical engineering deliverables of Svante’s licensing technology package for a specific project including mechanical datasheets, general plant layout and input to project capital/operational cost.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

    • You have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
    • You have minimum 10 years of experience in mechanical engineering, with a focus on product design and development.
    • You have experience in the specification of both static and rotating mechanical equipment, low-pressure ducting, compressors, steam generation unit and heat exchangers.
    • You have a proven track record of successfully leading complex mechanical engineering projects from concept to execution.
    • You have experience in project design practices, including risk assessment and mitigations, understanding P&IDs, PFDs, ISO’s, pressure vessels and fired equipment design.

    What Success looks like in this role:

    • You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams including process engineers, electrical engineers, and product designers to integrate mechanical components into overall system deliverables such as datasheets, PIDs.
    • You will review mechanical engineering deliverables and provides technical assurance during FEL-2, FEL-3 and execution.
    • You will evaluate and select materials, equipment manufacturer, to optimize cost, quality, and manufacturability.
    • You will generate and review technical documentation including specifications, drawings, and reports to communicate design concepts and requirements.
    • You will participate in design reviews, risk assessments, and project planning meetings to ensure alignment with project goals and timelines.

      Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

      Svante is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This Equal Employment Opportunity policy applies to all practices relating to recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, discipline, transfer, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment. All Svante employees share in the responsibility for assuring that, by our personal actions, the policies are effective. Accommodations will be provided as requested by candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

      Pay Equity Statement

      Svante believes in pay equity, fairness and transparency, and so we include a salary range within the job posting. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location.

      The actual salary offered to the final candidate is based on the salary range shown, and will vary depending on the candidate's relative experience, qualifications, and anticipated level of performance. We assess all candidates individually and strive to offer competitive and equitable compensation packages.

      Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that recognize employees for their performance and contributions. In addition to Base Pay, Svante provides comprehensive benefits to employees such as Restricted Share Units, Extended Health and Dental Plan, Retirement Saving Plan, free access to a Fitness Centre and more!