Mechanical Designer (Professional Engineer/EIT/ Technologist) – Smithers, BC
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Description

We are looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated and talented team players to join our office in Smithers, BC. The candidates must also be detail oriented and enjoy contributing to the success of the team in a progressive work environment.

The successful candidate will work with and/or lead a design team at various levels of responsibility depending on experience and skill level to deliver a successful plumbing and mechanical project to our clients incorporating energy efficient, sustainable and industry best practices.

 

Responsibilities

The main responsibilities will include, but not necessarily limited to the following:

  • Design calculations related to plumbing and mechanical system design
  • Production of AutoCAD and/or Revit plumbing and mechanical drawings
  • Selection and sizing of plumbing and mechanical equipment
  • Development and editing of mechanical specifications for plumbing and mechanical systems
  • Reviewing plumbing and mechanical drawings for completeness and coordination with other disciplines
  • Onsite investigation of existing systems for coordination and design
  • Perform various other duties as assigned by the manager or team leader related to project design
Skills/Qualifications
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • University degree, college/technology diploma in Mechanical Engineering or Systems.
  • AutoCAD experience in plumbing and mechanical design.
  • Able to read Architectural, Structural, Mechanical and Electrical drawings.
  • Ability to multi-task and meet project deadlines.

Optional Skills / Qualifications: The following are optional but would be an asset for the candidate

  • BIM/Revit experience in plumbing and HVAC modelling
  • Supervision and mentoring of junior staff within the design team
  • Senior design team leadership experience
  • Site related plumbing and mechanical experience at field reviews
  • Ability to deal with site related construction correspondence such as answering RFI’s and issuing of site instructions
  • Development of energy modelling inputs, and strategies to the teams Energy Modeler or consultant
  • Experience in client management and quality control procedures
  • Experience in public and private sector project design in various market sectors
How to Apply

If you have a positive attitude and want to be part of a winning and growing company, we would love to hear from you. Please send your resume and cover letter referencing the Smithers office to:

 noele.aquino@rpeng.ca 
Subject: Mechanical Designer (Professional Engineer/EIT/ Technologist) – Smithers, BC

 

Note:  Applicants must be entitled to work in Canada.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for interview will be contacted.