What does a Process and Equipment Engineer do?

Engineering technicians assist engineers with research and development, quality control, or design. They specialize in various industries, including civil, industrial, and mechanical, and usually work under professional engineers’ supervision. They may work in laboratories, construction sites, offices, or industrial and manufacturing plants and assist engineers with research and development, quality control, and design. They work alongside scientists or quality assurance inspectors and help them create products, improve manufacturing methods, and maintain assembly systems.

Engineering technicians discuss initial project instructions or changes in drafting, design, manufacturing, and assembly with appropriate team members during the testing phase of a process or product. They review project instructions to identify requirements regarding fabrication, assembly, and testing. Engineering technicians need a strong background in math, science, and computer skills and an associate's degree or other training including certification as an engineering technician.

EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
3.5 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.5 ★
Avg. Experience2-4 years

Process and Equipment Engineer Salaries

Average Base Pay

$4,100 /month
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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$3K
Median: $4K
$5K
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Process and Equipment Engineer Career Path

Learn how to become a Process and Equipment Engineer, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.

L2
Engineering Technician
$26,567/yr
L3
L4
Engineering Technician IV
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Process and Equipment Engineer Insights

Read what Process and Equipment Engineer professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
Micron TechnologyMicron Technology
Process and Equipment Engineer
7 Apr 2021

“Welfare package is truly one of the best and managers are of quality and very understanding”

General Dynamics Land SystemsGeneral Dynamics Land Systems
Engineering Specialist
20 Jan 2021

“GDLS is a placed you go to collect a good paycheck and raise a family.”

Tech MahindraTech Mahindra
Engineering Specialist
15 Jan 2021

“Negotiate a good salary to start because don't expect increases unless you have a job offer elsewhere.”

Owens CorningOwens Corning
Senior Engineering Specialist
15 Jul 2020

“I didn't feel valued as an individual didn't see any opportunities for growth.”

Advance TestingAdvance Testing
Engineering Technician
29 Aug 2021

“Hours are not guaranteed and the pay is not the best.”

TWB (MI)
Engineering Technician
2 Jul 2020

“the profit sharing is good and the schedule that you work is amazing.”

Superior Van and MobilitySuperior Van and Mobility
Mobility Technician/Engineer
16 Aug 2021

“Potential for bonuses and additional pay.”

ConvergintConvergint
Engineering Specialist
26 Oct 2021

“Great clients and workplaces.”

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