Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Job Description

This position reports directly to the Manager of Applications Engineering and is responsible for technical interface with potential customers and the coordination and development of preliminary level designs, execution planning, and construction planning of STT's integrated systems, components, and equipment supply. The Applications Engineer reviews estimates and documentation describing the offered equipment and services and assists in the compilation of bid packages. The Field Applications Engineer will also from time to time assist the Field Service department with Construction supervision, installation verification, troubleshooting, and start-up support assistance on site for our customers.


  • Review customer requirements and challenges remote and in person
  • Evaluate and propose possible solutions to customers
  • Act as primary technical interface with customer through sales process
  • Develop preliminary designs and solutions for customer
  • Create sketches or other relevant documents necessary to explain and define scope to customer and balance estimating team
  • Specify equipment sizing based on the design requirements
  • Clarify any technical details of proposals
  • Provide options for specific client requests
  • Assist in the preparation of request for quotations to equipment vendors
  • Provide guidance in the Planning of construction/assembly schedules, shipping methods, engineering requirements
  • Review of the Completed budget (PBU)
  • Assist in the writing and review of technical proposals
  • Review of bid documents including general arrangement drawings, piping and instrumentation diagrams, electrical load diagrams, and others as required
  • Ensure all handover procedures are in place and consistently followed when a job is won and applications process including client communication is fully documented and available to the applications team after handover
  • Provide feedback and information as needed to project teams throughout the life of the project regarding the design directions and agreements made throughout the application development process
  • Provide on site field service in the form of Construction Supervision and System Audits, including the writing of reports resulting from these activities
  • Sales Support at customer sites/offices and conferences/exhibitions.
  • Ensure adherence to the STT Quality Management System
  • Ensure and enforce compliance to all company, client and legislated Safety policies and procedures
  • Any additional duties and responsibilities as may be assigned from time to time.


  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience in developing costs for designing and supply of integrated systems
  • Engineering degree or a related discipline is required
  • A member of a professional engineering association is considered an asset
  • Strong technical aptitude and problem solving ability
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent understanding of equipment design, layout and process engineering
  • Proficiency in reading/interpreting engineering information such as General Arrangement drawings, PFDs/P&IDs, wiring diagrams
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Valid Passport to travel across North and South America
  • Valid Driver's license

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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