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What we are looking for

SCS Engineers is looking for a Project Engineer to join our Renewable Energy Division. SCS Energy focuses on renewable energy design/build/operate projects in the renewable biogas and renewable power markets. We are interested in achieving renewable energy goals, reducing greenhouse gases, and creating useful by-products from waste with SCS plants. SCS builds systems that power universities, wastewater treatment plants, generate renewable natural gas sales, support electric utilities, and dairies, all moving to renewable energy. We prefer that you are based in our Long Beach, CA Headquarters, but we are open to other SCS offices or remote work based on experience. 

How you can make an impact as a Project Engineer in Renewable Energy

  • Prepares mechanical equipment descriptions, performs equipment sizing and prepares equipment data sheets.
  • Prepares mechanical equipment technical specifications and equipment RFQs to request budgetary pricing to support study or project work.
  • Review of vendor drawings.
  • May select and prepare equipment layouts for mechanical equipment (i.e. compressors, pumps, separators, filters, heat exchangers, and storage tanks).
  • Assures all mechanical engineering designs meet applicable codes and standards including company standards, API, ASME as well as others used in static and rotating equipment mechanical design and development for the facility.
  • Prepares studies, including cost-benefit analysis for competing mechanical solutions resulting in robust, cost effective designs.
  • Trouble-shoot existing systems in the field, determine modifications to existing systems to change performance, etc.
  • Coordinates with clients, vendors and subcontractors as required.
  • Communicates and interfaces openly and frequently with Project Managers, Project Engineers and other Managers of discipline engineers. Participates in periodic project reviews and client discussions, as required, to ensure client satisfaction.
  • Coordinates engineering activities with Procurement Department assuring excellent communication and review of vendor documents and approval prior to final sign off and procurement of all mechanical equipment.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience required.
  • Being a P.E. is a plus.
  • Experience with AutoCAD required. CADWORX and Navisworks experience is a plus.
  • Working experience with PFDs and P&IDs required.
  • Good understanding with process piping and equipment.
  • Able to evaluate, select and adapt standard techniques, procedures and criteria.
  • Knowledge of principles and practices or related fields, and functions on multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Experience selecting fixed and rotating equipment (i.e. compressors, pumps, pressure vessels, tanks and heat exchangers.)
  • Valid driver’s license with a driving required in good standing required.

Whether its reducing methane emissions at agricultural facilities and landfills, repurposing contaminated properties, producing alternative energy, or sequestering carbon, weve been focused on finding smart climate solutions and improving the natural environment since our inception over 50 years ago. Join our 100% employee-owned firm and start creating your own legacy. As a growing firm, we offer excellent opportunities for career advancement and a competitive package, including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401K, and employer-funded Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Student Debt Employer Contribution Program
  • Paid holidays and PTO

SCS Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). SCS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status.

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