Senior Mechanical Engineer/Designer - Project Manager - ( 2300011G )
The buildings that make up the landscape of our daily lives seem like permanent fixtures, fastened to a time and place. But what if that didn’t have to be true? What if our built environment — where we live, learn, play, and conduct business — carried us forward instead?
Our Buildings practice keeps people at its heart, recognizing that our shared journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From iconic designs to monumental groundbreakings, join us to bring transformational building solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and passion to propel communities into the future— join us!
The Mechanical Building Designer draws on strong buildings engineering knowledge, performance base design approach, and industry experience to consistently produce project deliverables that meet project requirements, project manager and client expectations. Mechanical systems include but are not limited to HVAC, piping, plumbing, and medical gas systems.
**Your Key Responsibilities**
+ With limited direction from a project manager and/or Professional Engineer, designs mechanical systems for the facilities within the built environment.
+ Develops resilient and sustainable design systems for healing environments from concept phase through to post occupancy.
+ Applies strong mechanical engineering skills and knowledge to produce accurate and timely deliverables.
+ Develops and prepares design documentation in written and computer-aided design formats to meet project and client requirements.
+ Prepares required calculations to meet project requirements.
+ Prepares or assists in the preparation of opinions of probable costs.
+ Shares knowledge with more junior designers by serving as a trainer and resource.
+ Collaborates with project managers, engineers and other team members as part of a coordinated design team.
+ Develops efficient and accurate solutions to design problems.
+ Researches, prepares, and presents coordinated design options.
+ Prepares key project deliverables for clients identifying the value and impact of sustainable design outcomes and strategically advising on appropriate design direction. This will include thinking critically about the platform (physical or digital) and form (written, graphical, or digital) of each of these deliverables and having the opportunity to develop the right communication strategy for the client or the project.
+ Reviews drawings and researches code issues to comply with national, city, state, and county regulations.
+ Often interacts with clients and project stakeholders.
+ Communicates with manufacturers and contractors to address challenges and develop practical designs.
+ Provides input on the creation and editing of technical specifications.
+ Creates contract documents that meet required codes and quality assurance standards.
+ Resolves design conflicts and questions and provides recommendations to address issues and add value.
+ Understands and works within project budgets and schedules to help project manager meet project financial and schedule goals.
+ Provides construction administration support such as reviewing contractor RFI’s, issuing field directives, performs construction observation and punch lists, reviews contractor change requests.
**Your Capabilities and Credentials**
+ Strong interest in mechanical design knowledge for the built environment including but not limited to HVAC, piping, healthcare plumbing, medical gas systems, device layouts, energy performance, thermal comfort, and ventilation.
+ Ability to integrate design elements with other disciplines to deliver a coordinated design.
+ Ability to prepare and review detailed mechanical drawings with minimal supervision.
+ Ability to integrate design elements with architectural, civil, structural, ICT, electrical and other disciplines to deliver a coordinated, constructible design.
+ Strong knowledge of applicable codes and standards, including IMC, UMC, IPC, NFPA, IBC, and ASHRAE, as well as LEED, green building requirements.
+ Ability to apply logic, reasoning, and organizational skills to structure concepts and ideas into deliverables.
+ Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to prepare and present accurate, professionally written reports and recommendations.
+ Familiarity with CAD and Building Information Modeling (BIM) software; in particular AutoCAD, MEP and Revit MEP and Microsoft Office.
**Education and Experience**
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Architectural Engineering or related field plus 5 years of relevant experience; or 10 years of relevant experience if degreed in unrelated field. LEED Green Associate or LEED AP preferred.
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
_This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice._
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**Pay transparency laws require employers to provide the following information for positions that may be in the following jurisdiction(s):**
* $44.90 Per Hour - $65.10 Per Hour (CA, CO locations only)
The final agreed upon compensation is based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. At Stantec certain roles are bonus eligible.
**Benefits Summary:** Full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).
Temporary employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.
**Primary Location** : United States-California-Sacramento
**Organization** : BC-2045 Buildings-US Pacific
**Employee Status** : Regular
**Job Level** : Individual Contributor
**Travel** : No
**Schedule** : Full-time
**Job Posting** : Mar 28, 2023, 3:54:11 PM
**Req ID:** 2300011G
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