Job Title Mechanical Engineer - Building Systems

 
2016/11/29Engineering Consulting
Mechanical Engineer - Building SystemsBuildings
Toronto, OntarioP.Eng
We are currently representing an opportunity for a skilled Mechanical Engineer, ideally with a background encompassing institutional and commercial projects, for a progressive opportunity within our Client's expanding Toronto group.

This is a strategic hire for the purpose of succession planning; the incumbent Candidate will start in a design-focused role and, over time, will be given the opportunity to take on further responsibilities in the areas of technical leadership or project management. We are ultimately seeking a Candidate who can help support some of our Client's current workload and grow over time as an integral part of their team, as they are projecting further growth for 2017 and beyond.

This would be an ideal opportunity for an individual who prefers to work in a collaborative and dynamic environment where career growth and advancement is based on personal achievement, rather than tenure alone.

Duties and responsibilities may include the following:

​- Prepare HVAC, plumbing, fire protection and drainage systems, designs, specifications and drawings for all building types;
- Liaise with the clients, consultants, contractors and vendors to obtain project information and to discuss specific design related problems;
- Create and present technical reports on the nature, status and results of design or study assignments;
- Ability to recognize the implications of assigned work on the work of other disciplines, and ensure the necessary coordination occurs;
- Construction review activities, including site review of construction work progress;
- May supervise and mentor junior staff.

Qualifications:

- ​Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering is required.
- 5-10+ years of experience in designing mechanical systems within the consulting engineering industry.
- Current P.Eng. License holder in Ontario or eligible for registration with PEO.
- Experience working independently, without detailed supervision.
- Basic project management experience would be considered an asset.
- Good computer skills, ideally including AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office.
- LEED Accreditation will be considered an asset.
- Ability to work in a team environment.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Our Client is an employee-owned, multidisciplinary engineering consulting firm with over sixty years of industry presence. They have an excellent reputation not only for the quality of the work they produce, but also for the investment they put into their people and the communities they serve.