Mechanical Engineer – Building Systems



Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Participate in client needs analysis and project definition
  • Lead all project phases and deliver the agreed scope, timelines and budget
  • Design of plant utilities, such as:
    • HVAC
    • Plumbing systems (drainage, water distribution, emergency shower, etc.)
    • Compressed air systems
    • Boiler, steam & condensate and heating medium systems
    • Chiller and cooling medium systems
  • Prepare drawings and specifications
  • Evaluate and select equipment, technologies and suppliers
  • Partner with cross functional team members
  • Supervise equipment installation, start-up and qualification
  • Visit project sites for information and project related activities
  • Construction support to ensure installation is as per the design

Key requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, or any related degree to Building Mechanics
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Excellent skills in technical support, troubleshooting and AutoCAD/Revit
  • Experience in consulting engineering is an asset
  • Experience in Mechanical Engineering for industrial, food and beverage or pharmaceutical facilities is an asset
  • Experience in designing plant utilities for industrial, food and beverage or pharmaceutical facilities
  • Solid knowledge of ASHRAE, ASME, NFPA and other applicable local standards
  • Knowledge in pipe stress analysis and process piping design is an asset
  • Able to travel to client sites, when required

Skills and Competencies / Preferred Qualifications:

  • Eng. designation or eligibility for professional registration will be considered an asset;
  • Knowledge of regulatory compliance requirements;
  • Pursuit of excellence
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment in methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results;
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal, written, listening and interpersonal with the ability to transfer knowledge to others;
  • Capability to engage and energize others to reach their fullest potential and performance;
  • Flexibility to travel to external manufacturing sites as needed.
  • Experience in project management and leading multidiscipline teams would be an asset.
  • Construction management and commissioning experience would be an asset.