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Project Engineer Job

DATE POSTED: Jul 22,2017

Soda Springs, ID

CATEGORY : Engineering


JOB ID: 2017-5764

FULL JOB TITLE: Project Engineer - Entry Level

Projects Engineer

If you live safety always and everywhere and have a strong desire to build a better tomorrow then look to the company who helps feed the world.

Cultivating Excellence is Agrium’s culture of ownership and joint accountability. At its heart, Cultivating Excellence is aboutachieving superior results with integrity together, connecting and collaborating across the entire organization.

While we have great people, it is not just about that; it’s the ability to own your own engagement, the opportunity to be innovative. It’s the opportunity to grow and develop your career in ways you never imagined while teaming up with people with a passion to make a difference in the world.

Who You Will Work With

You will work daily beside teams of people who will care about your safety on the job and at home. Together, you will have a Commitment to Zero and follow our 3 Safety Principles: Do It safely or not at all, There is always time to do it safely, and Care for each other’s health, safety and security.

Your team will bring out the best in you by enabling you to achieve goals and reach your full potential. You will own your own work and find innovative ways to deliver on our vision of feeding the world responsibly while working along beside 15,000 people around the globe who care about you.

This position will report directly to Technical Services Manager at the Conda facility in Soda Springs, Idaho. They will be an integral part of the Technical Services team. This role will work closely with Senior Engineers within the group to earn the experience needed to execute projects.

Key Tasks:

  • Support Plant and Mine capital improvement projects.
  • Manage projects from inception to commissioning while maintaining high safety performance and project costs.
  • Work closely with operations and maintenance through the planning and execution of projects.
  • Perform engineering duties in planning, designing, and overseeing construction of engineering projects.
  • Inspect project sites to monitor progress and ensure conformance to design; specifications and safety standards.
  • Conduct Root Cause Failure Analysis on issues/concerns with a project.
  • Maintain the project budget and report to senior leaders of progress.
  • Analyze reports, maps, drawings, blueprints.
  • Maintain an understanding on piping and vessel codes (API, ASME B31.3, ASME Section VIII).

TheIdeal Candidate

Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, our ideal candidate must be committed to achieving superior results with integrity and sustaining our safe and positive work environment while having the ability to embrace working side by side others in a diverse culture.


  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skill.
  • Highly motivated and takes initiative.
  • Strong work ethic and a further desire to learn.
  • Able to perform Civil/Mechanical calculations.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering.
  • 0- 3 years of experience, industrial experience preferred.
  • Successful completion of the FE/EIT.
  • Legally able to work in the United States.

Why Agrium?

Winning together; Our Cultivating Excellence culture coupled with great people and delivering superior results with integrity is what sets Agrium apart from other career opportunities. We’re dedicated to winning together and that is what consistently makes Agrium an award winning company, listed as one of the best places to work both in Canada and the U.S.

Agrium’s organizational culture promotes sustainability and innovation, with a vision to help ‘feed the world’ in ways that protect the environment, support economic vitality, and enhance communities.

Agrium is committed to creating a diverse workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and veterans.

Those interested in this challenging opportunity please apply in confidence directly While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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