Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Job Summary: The Mechanical Engineer position is a dual role position that supports capital projects as Project Engineer during the conceptual design, engineering review, construction, and commissioning phases and also is our subject area resource for mechanical systems as corporate Mechanical Engineer to provide support to operations and other departments in his area of expertise, develop standards and software tools for equipment selection. This position is based at the Pittsburgh, PA Innovation Center but projects will be located at all of our Carmeuse American operations (USA, Canada and other countries). The Mechanical Engineer participates in cross functional teams to improve technical knowledge, effectiveness, and results.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Works with Operations/Process/Project Management Teams in development of the Project Scope, Estimations, Specifications, Control Narratives and Conceptual Design.
  • Contributes as subject area resource in a variety of mechanical engineering areas providing support for systems design, engineering reviews, root-cause analysis and continuous improvement.
  • Reviews and approves work of outside engineering consultants including flow diagrams, general arrangement drawings, specifications, RFQs, bid evaluations, vendor drawings, as-built drawings and manuals.
  • Prepare basic design drawings, specifications, and operating instructions.
  • Meet Carmeuse expectations with a focus on safety, environmental compliance, equipment reliability, and cost control
  • Direct and coordinate any internal and external resources under his/her control.
  • Assist with troubleshooting and performance enhancements of mechanical systems and recommend cost effective solutions and repairs.

Job Qualifications:

  • Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering.
  • 5 to 10 years project or mechanical engineering experience in a multi-disciplinary approach within an industrial environment, preferably in the lime, cement, steel or other bulk material industry.
  • Proven track record of achieving timely results and while maintaining a safe work environment.
  • Ability to travel up to 35% domestically with some international travel and could include extended assignments during critical construction and start-up periods.

About Us


Carmeuse started out as a small family-run business in Belgium.

Today it's a leading global producer of lime, high calcium limestone and dolomitic stone. Its products are essential to energy producers, environmental services, construction and manufacturing.

With over 90 production facilities spread across almost every continent, and over 4,500 employees working at Carmeuse every day, the company's most treasured resources are its people.

Carmeuse is dedicated to maintaining a workplace that fosters equal opportunity and creates a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require particular assistance with any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you can submit your request by sending an email to hrsupport@carmeuse.com. This option is reserved for people requiring adaptation due to a disability. The information received will be processed by Carmeuse and then directed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure the proper consideration of the application or hiring process.

About the Team

You will be part of Carmeuse Americas, a Rock-Star team of 2500 workers and employees bringing with them their own culture and specific needs. The Americas headquarters are located in Pittsburgh, PA and have over three dozen production facilities across the Eastern U.S., Canada, Chile, Brazil, and Colombia.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Carmeuse Americas is a leading manufacturer of lime and limestone products used in a variety of applications, and benefits the environment by providing cleaner air, safer water and improved soil characteristics. Founded in 1860, Carmeuse is a privately owned Belgian company evolving from a calcium-based mineral provider into a company that continues to add integrated services. Carmeuse and its subsidiaries offer equipment and engineering services to optimize our customers’ processes, improve safety, and provide reliable supply. Solutions provided through Carmeuse span across a wide range of industries including steel manufacturing, power generation, road construction, site development, building materials, water and wastewater treatment, agriculture, and more. Subsidiaries and partnerships of Carmeuse Americas include: Storage & Transfer Technologies (STT), Mintek Resources, Inc., Yager Materials, Oxidos do Brasil, Rio Cal S.A.S., and Cal Arco Iris.

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