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Senior Engineer, Industrial Projects (PE required)

Lakeland, FL 33802

Posted: 04/19/2023 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 47111

Job Description

Kavaliro is seeking a Senior Engineer for a hybrid position located in Central Florida. 


This position leads, coordinates and manages the design of large scale industrial projects through interaction with various design and engineering disciplines including civil, architects, structural, mechanical, plumbing, refrigeration and electrical engineers and stakeholders. This position is the point of contact for interaction and coordination with municipalities, jurisdiction authorities, economic development councils and internal tax and treasury departments.


Responsibilities include:
  • Providing support for managing design development of new construction, additions and renovations of industrial projects
  • Providing support for project programming of design for all capital industrial projects
  • Providing support for managing continuous improvement efforts related to the design and maintenance of industrial warehousing, manufacturing and distribution facilities and systems and
  • Making recommendations for large-scale projects and making selections for smaller scale projects in procurement of design services.


Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering from an accredited program
  • 5 years of experience working as an engineer in design and administration of large-scale projects
  • Professional Engineer (PE)
  • Intermediate technical and computer skills including the ability to utilize various Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) programs
  • Basic knowledge of Revit and Bluebeam
  • Intermediate skills using Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Basic skills using Microsoft Project
  • Knowledge of proper site design and building principles
  • Knowledge of project management principles
  • Knowledge of supplier management principles
  • Knowledge of appropriate and applicable codes
  • Knowledge of AIA and similar architecture and engineering design performance contracts
  • Supplier management skills
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to lead a variety of team members to complete a task
  • Organizational skills
  • Time management skills
  • Creative skills
  • Negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Reasoning and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to be detail oriented
  • Ability to visualize and conceptualize
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to travel (including by air) to various locations including overnight stays
  • Ability to work a variable schedule, nights, weekends and holidays if required


Preferred Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in Civil, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering from an accredited program
  • 8+ years of experience working as an engineer in design, development and construction with responsibilities for large scale industrial refrigerated warehouses and/or manufacturing with industrial refrigerated systems
  • Knowledge of refridgerated warehousing, distribution and manufacturing operations
  • Knowledge of material handling automation
  • Knowledge of refrigerated warehousing design
  • Knowledge and understanding of lifecycles of recommended design criteria, including an understanding of various products and construction methods
  • Knowledge or Process Safety Management (PSM)/OSHA requirements
  • Knowledge of company culture
  • Basic skills using SAP
  • Basic skills using the Industrial Maintenance Project Tacking (IMPTS) system
  • Basic skills using the Capital Budgeting System (CapB)



Kavaliro provides Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. Kavaliro is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. In keeping with our commitment, Kavaliro will take steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. Accordingly, if reasonable accommodation is required to fully participate in the job application or interview process, to perform the essential functions of the position, and/or to receive all other benefits and privileges of employment, please respond to this posting to connect with a company representative.

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