Equipment Engineer III


Strategic Staffing Solutions

Job Title: Equipment Engineer (209452)

Location(s): Chicago, IL

Duration: 12 Months

S3 supports and adheres to customer COVID-19 vaccination policies, which may include the disclosure of vaccination status.

This is a Contract Opportunity with our company that MUST be worked on a W2 ONLY, NO C2C eligibility for this position.

To apply: Please email your resume inWord FormattoPaola Martinez at: PMartinez@strategicstaff.comand Reference Job Order #:209452

Job Description / Duties: In search of an Equipment Engineer in a Procurement background. The contractor will be in charge of buying. The contractor will focus on engineering skills for retail and retail construction.

The purpose of the role is to implement standardization / optimization projects from within Procurement, across the business by applying engineering and design skills to perform value engineering across all Customer & Product regions – for: Retail Assets in Mobility & Convenience and Castrol to enable

  1. Access to new sources of value across capital equipment which will reduce total cost to operate, improve safety and sustainability to support this non-traditional initiative within Procurement.
  2. Application of best practice engineering to optimize design equipment standards and related processes to unlock safety improvements, TCO reduction and improved sustainability. Primarily, the program will focus on Goods Not For Resale (GNFR) categories including but not limited to;
  • Construction
  • Fuel systems (Tanks & dispensers)
  • CCTV / Site security
  • Shop Fixtures & fittings (Gondola shelving, flooring, lighting, joinery)
  • Food services equipment (Coffee machines, ovens, refrigeration)
  • Visual Identity (Internal & external signage)

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical) with a minimum of 7 year’s experience.
  • Demonstrated technical engineering experience and knowledge across; Construction & retail equipment commodities such as; fuel systems, retail shop equipment, food services equipment, commercial construction of retail sites / canopies, electrical equipment (retail / fuel site external lighting).
  • Effective verbal & written communication skills to communicate to a wide variety of specialists, internal and external partners, and end users.
  • Solid planning, prioritization and coordinating skills.
  • Experience in developing should cost modelling.
  • Demonstrated experience in change management.
  • Demonstrated experience in optimizing design and engineering standards with a focus on commercial deliverables while delivering a safe, quality & customer centric product design.
  • Strong influential leadership and interfacing with project to deliver pragmatic value driven decisions
  • Skilled at leading through complexity, executing projects in multi-stakeholder, multi-discipline, multi-cultural environments, with regional and country specific issues and challenges


Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) prides itself on being an international IT Staffing and Solutions Company. Over 30 years’ experience recruiting and managing exceptional IT and Business consultants for customers in the Financial, Energy, Public Sector and Retail Distribution industries. A privately held, financially strong, woman-owned company, S3 is a full-service IT firm, with 24 major market locations in the U.S!

Job ID: JOB-209452
Publish Date: 18 Nov 2022

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