OMARA Engineering PC is a growing, award winning, regional professional engineering firm providing multidiscipline design and analysis services in upstate New York, Pennsylvania, and Ohio. We are looking for energetic, ambitious, client-oriented Engineers and Designers experienced in Project Management and detailed design of custom-engineered equipment, modular equipment systems, and industrial manufacturing plants.

Experience in any of the following industries helpful but not mandatory: Chemical Manufacturing, Petrochemical, Refining, Industrial Gas Plants, Iron/Steel Plants, Power Plants, or work for other Consulting Firms.

OMARA provides a collegial professional working environment, competitive pay, 401k program, health insurance, and opportunities for advancement.

OMARA offers competitive salaries and an open-ended opportunity in a dynamic, demanding atmosphere. Full-time and part-time opportunities. Recently retired engineers are also encouraged to submit resumes.

All candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States of America without sponsorship, and live within 40 miles of Buffalo, New York.

Our staff work on exciting projects and enjoy flexible work schedules.

Send your resume and professional references in confidence to:

OMARA Engineering P.C.
5813 Main Street
Williamsville, New York 14221


Applicants must have 5 or more years of experience in solid modeling and designing/detailing with 3D AutoCAD software such as Solid Works, Inventor, AutoCAD Electrical, AutoCAD MEP, Bentley/Rebis, AutoPLANT, Siemens NX (Unigraphics), Alibre, Pro/Engineer, or similar software.

Must have extensive detailing experience for equipment skids and packaged equipment, interconnection and wiring diagrams, cable and conduit selection, selection and detailing of instruments, controls, electrical cabinets, and other miscellaneous electrical, monitoring, and communication devices.


Applicants must have a B.S. in Civil/Structural Engineering and 5 or more years of experience with building codes and standards to assist with the design of buildings and equipment, perform analysis, and assist with departmental growth.

Engineering and Design

• Steel Structures
• Concrete Structures
• Large Rotating Equipment
• Foundations
• Vibrations and Seismic Analysis
• FEA Modeling and Analysis
• 3D Structural Building Modeling
• Industrial Facility Design
• Warehouses
• Power Plants
• Tanks & Bins
• Structural Investigations
• Crane Runways
• Seismic Calculations
• Site Access
• Packaged Plants
• Skid Mounted Equipment & Platforms
• Stress Analysis
• Equipment Foundation
• Towers
• Underpinning
• Site Development


Applicants must have broad design and field experience in industrial controls including PLC & HMI programming, Ethernet/Profibus I/O addressing/communication and troubleshooting, panel layout and detailing, instrument selection, instrument calibration, commissioning, preparation of P&ID’s and wiring schematics using AutoCAD or AutoCAD Electrical.

Hands-on shop fabrication, installation, and commission experience will be considered favorably.

Senior designers must be able to generate detailed 3D documents, and independently check the production work of others to established standards and the applicable design and fabrication codes.

Ideal candidates will have prior experience in designing, detailing, and fabricating equipment for air separation plants, industrial gas plants, food, and beverage, reciprocating and centrifugal compressors, industrial power train systems, including steam turbines, or experience on heavy industrial plants and related OEM equipment.


Applicant must have BSME and five or more years of experience with process plant projects for manufacturing, chemical, or refining industries.

Responsibilities will include layout, preliminary design, detailed stress analysis, detailed design, ASME code checks, preparation of specifications, coordination, and approval of detailed design drawings and fabrication drawings.

Experience with high temperature and high-pressure process and steam systems is preferred, including modeling, analysis, and code checks with CAESAR or similar software.


We have current and continuing opportunities for Mechanical Engineers, Designers, and Detailers experienced in project management, design, and detailing of custom-engineered machinery, equipment, modular equipment systems, packaged equipment skids, and industrial manufacturing plants.

  • Machine Design
  • Mechanical Design
  • Mechanical Detailing
  • Equipment Skids
  • Vessels
  • Piping Systems
  • API and ASME Design/Detailing
  • Fabrication Details
  • Bill of Materials

Engineering work will include preparation of calculations and FEA of components to demonstrate compliance with applicable codes and best practices.

Design work will include detailed 3D modeling using AutoCAD, Inventor, and SolidWorks latest platforms.  Detail drawings prepared from modeling will include dimensioning, tolerances, notes, and bill of materials.

Candidates should have 5 or more years of experience in layout and design, and at least two years of experience in preparing and checking detailed fabrication drawings and bill of materials. 


Applicants must have a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and 5 or more years of
manufacturing experience. Experience with food, dairy, or chemical plants is a plus.
Our Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Facilitate or participate in HAZOP reviews
  • Conducting projects involving specialty chemicals and materials and developing
    and manufacturing products
  • Providing technical support, documentation, and process improvements for
    manufacturing areas
  • Leading process improvement and development efforts from project identification
    and assessment and implementation
  • Supporting new product introductions
  • Supporting site safety, health, and environmental goals
  • Implementing Process Safety Management (PSM) related programs
  • Serving as PSM and Mechanical Integrity Coordinator
  • Leading implementation of Lean, Six Sigma and other manufacturing objectives


  • Work experience in a chemical manufacturing environment
  • Work in a team environment
  • Have a track record of completing capital projects on time and within cost estimates