RNG Execution Project Engineer

November 2nd, 2021

Location: San Francisco

We are seeking a Project Engineer to help execute renewable natural gas (RNG) projects in the agriculture and potentially other industries. This position will report to the VP of Engineering and work closely with project managers (PMs) and third-party engineers in support of the company mission to “create a world without waste.” You will help Brightmark successfully build and commission dozens of commercial scale RNG projects across the country. This is an entry level position. You will serve as a bridge between the project execution team and the Center of Excellence, helping get expertise where it is needed. The ideal candidate will be familiar with energy and/or agricultural systems and capable of participating in engineering reviews. Exposure or interest in anaerobic digestion and biogas cleaning is helpful along with a thirst for learning.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with PMs to execute the construction and commissioning of RNG systems
  • Assist with engineering reviews in a timely manner
  • Communicate with engineering contractors and subcontractors to obtain project documentation
  • Facilitate meeting schedules and quality standards as required
  • Ensure document version control and critical information storage protocols are followed and/or developed
  • Oversee commissioning and performance testing reviews
  • Report regularly to the VP of Engineering on activities in projects under execution
  • Coordinate with different functional groups within Brightmark to keep open lines of communication across the organization
  • Travel as needed to customer locations and/or tech provider facilities for technical evaluation and assessment

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering from an accredited university
  • Ability to read and analyze engineering drawings, i.e. P&IDs, site layouts, GAs, and mechanical drawings
  • Background in/exposure to renewable energy, biomass energy, and/or anaerobic digestion

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Strong desire to advance waste and energy solutions that have global environmental benefits
  • Ability to represent the company in a professional manner
  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and time management skills
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task, adapt and be flexible to adjust to changing demands, timelines and deliverables while achieving high performance goals in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to handle sensitive information with discretion, integrity and the highest degree of confidentiality
  • Exposure and familiarity with engineering drawing software like Visio, AutoCAD or similar
  • Fluency in MS Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, and Teams

Preferred Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Environmental, Mechanical, Electrical, or Biological and Agricultural Engineering or related discipline from an accredited university
  • Three (3) years of professional experience
  • Prior experience as a Project Engineer
  • Work experience in natural gas, environment, agriculture, and/or renewable energy industries
  • Knowledge of process modeling software, Zoom, Asasna, and Sharepoint

How to Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to recruiting@brightmark.com