POSITION: Lead Mechanical Project Engineer


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TG Engineering Inc. is an International Engineering Design and Project Management firm dedicated to serving clients in the pipeline, oil and gas, power generation, power distribution, water treatment and process equipment technology industries. We take pride in our approach to business where we are very cost effective for clients, agile and practical.

Located in downtown Calgary, Alberta, TG Engineering has been providing total Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) services from project conception to completion for over 20 years.

We are rapidly growing! When TG Engineering hires, we look for exceptional individuals with the technical knowledge and attitude for advancing in our dynamic environment. We foster an environment that encourages and enables individuals to provide solid tangible results in their role. We provide careers, not jobs.


We are currently recruiting for a Lead Mechanical Project Engineer. The role requires delivering application solutions that satisfy business and other stakeholder needs. This person has proven leadership skills, strong PM skills, in-depth technical knowledge coupled with a fantastic sales like demeanor when interacting with clients and vendors.


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering with a minimum of 10+ years of Western Canadian Oil and Gas experience. Professional Engineer designation or eligible for registration with APEGA.
  • Experience in all facets of solution delivery including QA/QC, leadership and proven Project Management methodology. Participates in short and long range planning. Originality and ingenuity are required for devising practical and economical solutions to problems.
  • Make responsible decisions not usually subject to technical review on all matters assigned except those involving large sums of money or long-range objectives. Establishes courses of action necessary to expedite the successful accomplishment of assigned projects.
  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment .
  • Advanced communication/negotiation skills. Able to integrate across all levels of the organization.
  • Specific Responsibilities:

  • As the Prime, will be responsible for monitoring consultants, fabricators, contractors and vendors and if additional resources are required or issues arise address these situations jointly with the Manager - Engineering
  • Directing and overseeing the development of project specific plans and drawings, DBM's, specifications, tendering and purchasing equipment, materials and services from approved vendors, contractors and fabricators for Oil and Gas projects.
  • Prepare and acquire regulatory permits and licenses necessary to complete the work and if prepared by others, responsible for verifying accuracy of information before submission to the authorities.
  • Knowledge in reviewing, specifying and sizing equipment.
  • Involvement in HAZOP assessments.
  • Knowledge of relevent oil and gas pipeline and facility codes and standards (ASME, CSA, API).
  • On larger projects, in-charge of completing in-field engineering quality check including inspection using P&ID's, line list, plot plans and control schematics, shutdown keys of piping and electrical/controls systems and as well assisting with commissioning and start-up. On smaller projects, in-charge of ensuring quality checks are performed by the construction supervisor and contractors with periodic engineering surveillance inspections.
  • In charge of completing project closeouts within the required time lines including reconciling costs, finalizing contracts permits and licenses, obtaining, distributing and filing as-built drawings, data sheets, operating manuals and data books and quality control documentation.
  • Responsible for identifying, reporting and assisting with reconciling any deviation to project standards, practices, policies and specifications.
  • Responsible for assisting with the technical development, mentoring and training of more junior engineers/technicians as required.
  • Assist with performance plan development for all staff on an annual basis.
  • Working knowledge of Alberta Oil and Gas applications will be considered first.
  • Up to 25% travel.

    TG Engineering is an equal opportunity employer. Please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@TGEng.com We thank all interested applicants, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.