Mechanical engineer II


Canonsburg, PA, US, 15317

Lake Superior Consulting is currently seeking a Mechanical Engineer to join our multi-disciplinary facilities engineering team!    This position will be based out of any of our office locations in Duluth, MN,  Minneapolis, MN; Houston, TX; Pittsburgh, PA; or Omaha, NE.



This role will support facilities and pipeline-related design, and construction management projects from inception through to delivery. Projects will be multi-disciplined covering civil, mechanical, and electrical works, with a strong focus on the utility area of the business. Responsible for the successful delivery of each project through management of internal staff, external contractors, financial control, and strong management of change. This role will require mechanical engineering design, calculations, and evaluation as well as various degrees of project management.   



  • Accurately complete projects using engineering principles and techniques.
  • Provide support in estimating, contracting, design, construction management, integrity management, or commissioning functions for projects involving pipelines and related facilities.
  • Willingness to provide technical assistance to Engineering and Operations Departments to resolve operating problems or to establish best operating practices.
  • Read and interpret technical drawings, schematics, and detailed reports.
  • Read and interpret industry codes and standards and how to best apply them to the needs of projects
  • Produce details of specifications and outline designs.
  • Confer with clients, engineers, and other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, and provide technical information.
  • Assist senior personnel in the preparation of design reports and final project reports and submittals
  • Recommend modifications to senior personnel for approval.
  • Interface with clients virtually and in-person in a way that provides a positive working relationship


  • Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Mechanical Engineering, from an accredited university
  • Minimum of 1 year of relevant experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Leadership ability
  • Ability to work in group settings with a project team.
  • Competency with Microsoft office suite (word, excel, outlook, etc.).
  • Willingness to travel up to 25%.
  • Oil & Gas and/or clean energy experience or exposure is a plus.
  • Strong work ethic and passion for being a key member of a successful team


Join an entrepreneurial team of dedicated engineering and technical services consultants that work to improve and strengthen our critical energy infrastructure. At Lake Superior Consulting (LSC), we are committed to safeguarding the well-being of people and the environment without compromise in a fast-paced, high energy environment.  LSC provides integrity management solutions and engineering services to meet the increasing needs of our US and Canadian client base.

LSC's focus is on the Energy industry we serve today while evolving our technologies and services to meet the clean energy initiatives of tomorrow. Our talented team of technical professionals serves the Liquids and Natural Gas, Mining, Water and Wastewater, Renewables, and Manufacturing industries. 



Our Growth is Your Opportunity:

Our growth creates an environment for our current employees to gain new skills and take advantage of promotional opportunities. We have opportunities for all levels of people from recent graduates and professionals to technicians, empowering you to grow personally and professionally.  We value our employees’ contributions and award those who step up through promotional opportunities. Molding your own career path is a common theme amongst our team members.

Make an immediate impact:

New employees can expect to be given responsibility and are expected to bring new ideas to the table almost immediately. Your ideas and contributions will be listened to, welcomed and appreciated!

Work with industry leaders:

We are in the consulting business. Therefore, it is our knowledge that is “sold” to our clients and our employees truly are our most valuable asset.  That said, we hire passionate people who are focused on continuous learning and development. Our employees work alongside many subject matter experts and have the opportunity to learn and grow their own knowledge base by working with other high achievers.

Gain diverse well-rounded experiences:

Our engineering teams have the ability to work on diverse projects that are never the same. This means continuous learning and development of skills and increased knowledge base.

Entrepreneurial Culture:

We have a culture that supports playing to our peoples’ strengths and empowering them to make decisions. Our leadership values an entrepreneurial approach to achieving success, solving problems and supporting our clients.

Competitive Salary and Benefits including:

Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance

Flexible work options

401K/Profit Sharing (6% company match)

Company paid life, AD&D, and short/long term disability

Paid time off (PTO)

Paid holidays (twelve per year)

Tuition reimbursement

EEO Statement

Lake Superior Consulting, LLC (LSC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. LSC does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh