Ref: SP813-06

Job description / Role

Employment: Contract

Our company, ETST Industrial Engineering LLC is looking for a Mechanical/Industrial Engineer in the position of Project Engineer to join our dynamic team. We’re seeking a hardworking professional who likes meeting challenges and surpassing client expectations.

Required experience:
• In the design of bulk material handling is essential. Examples of systems includes: batch bins, feeders, material weighing, pneumatic conveying, mixing, diverters, sorters, unit load formers, baggers, palletizers, stackers, robots, and stretch wrappers.
• The tasks of the Project Engineer within a project team includes:

- Providing technical leadership for the engineering, design and installation of material handling systems largely involving client products.
- Works closely with client Project Manager for the design and installation of the systems
- Travel to client facilities for gathering of initial proposal information, actual project data, review meetings, construction support and commissioning.
- Perform studies on material handling systems and recommend changes such as
eliminate bottlenecks, capacity increases, product size and mix changes, labour reductions, etc.
- Developing conceptual system design (P&ID, PFD, Flowcharts…) with sizing
and specifying equipment.
- Process design and sizing of pneumatic conveying systems and material handling systems.
- Development of functional concept of plant system.
- Recommend machine design changes to existing material handling equipment
and systems and assistance for plant analysis for modification and optimization projects.
- Work with designers (structural, electrical & automation) to develop system changes and develop construction documents.
- Work with equipment vendors on equipment capabilities and specifications.
- Lead outside material handling engineering resources when required as project load dictates.
- Preparation and execution of technical risk assessments.
- Develop proposals, scopes, cost estimates and schedules.
- Support on site engineers during start-up and trouble shooting.

Specific activities
• Contact for sales and order handling teams regarding clarification of process and technology questions.
• Support and guidance for development of functional descriptions in project teams.


• Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
• Knowledge about bulk material handling (minimum 5-year experience on similar positions)
• Understanding of pipe routing and engineering in pneumatic or mechanical conveying systems (dilute phase and dense phase)
• Deepened understanding of process related functioning of bulk solid plants (functional sequence, Interlocks, safety technology, etc.)
• Technical-scientific and mathematical understanding
• Solution orientated and analytical solution-oriented ability to think
• Independent way of working and assertiveness
• Communicative and flexible
• Experienced in working in a deadline environment.
• Good English skills
• Proven project delivery through development of proposal, scope, budget, schedule, estimate and performing commissioning.

About the Company

Earning a reputation through uncompromising services, ETST today is getting a big demand on the market with numerous ongoing and completed projects which varies from small up to larger scale industries in the middle east.

Our engineers and technicians have developed and installed bulk material handling solutions throughout the region for over 18 years. We are available to provide specialist guidance and assistance on all your bulk material handling questions and challenges.

We have advanced capabilities in structural, electrical, mechanical and automation engineering services. Spanning design, construction, maintenance, plant installation and relocation, implementing the highest technology for a lean and optimized production facilities and plant processes.

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AED 8,500

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