Mechanical Engineer



Laporte Consultants is looking for a highly technical Mechanical Engineer (HVAC) to fill an open position for our office in King of Prussia, PA. The ideal candidate needs to have at least 3 years of experience in the design and construction of HVAC systems in the pharmaceutical, life sciences, or food & beverage industries and be able to support building systems such as chillers and boilers.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Participate in client needs analysis and project definition
  • Lead all project phases and deliver the agreed scope, timelines, and budget
  • Design utility, HVAC, and plumbing systems (drainage, water distribution, etc.)
  • 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

Key requirements:

  • Excellent skills in technical support, troubleshooting, and AutoCAD
  • Experience in consulting engineering an asset
  • Experience in Process Engineering (light industrial, food, and beverage or pharmaceutical facilities)
  • Solid knowledge of 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 in the USA, when required (less than 15%)

Skills and Competencies:

  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Pursuit of excellence
  • Strong ability to work in a team environment
  • Sense of organization and discipline
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