Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Responsibilities:

PRIMARY FUNCTION

Responsible for the design and technical systems for large, complex projects from schematics through construction administration.

TYPICAL DUTIES - PROJECT RELATED

  • Responsible for building system concepts and documentation process from schematics through construction administration phases within the discipline.
  • Function as Discipline Team Leader on large, complex projects when assigned.
  • Responsible for directing and overseeing project team members within the discipline.
  • Prepare and monitor project status reports.
  • Prepare and document required code research for project.
  • Participate in the development of the project cost model and design to it.
  • Develop and maintain Mechanical Basis of Design Journal through the life of the project.
  • Conduct material and product research as required for project development.
  • Attend project meetings as necessary.
  • Interface with other Discipline Team Leaders.
  • Respond to client questions/requests within 24 hours.
  • Document interpretation and submittal reviews during bidding and construction administration.
  • Monitor staff to produce quality architectural and engineering services within a project team concept.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

TYPICAL DUTIES - NON-PROJECT RELATED

  • Mentor support engineers to help prepare them for greater project responsibilities.
  • Provide feedback to the supervisor on performance of support engineers.
  • Identify opportunities to improve quality and services, and participate in the implementation.
  • Participate in in-house training activities.
  • Participate in related professional organizations and activities.
  • Offer recognition to those staff members who you observe doing excellent work and/or things beyond their job expectations.

Job Qualifications:

SKILL, KNOWLEDGE, EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor's degree and licensure highly recommended.
  • LEED Accredited preferred.
  • Minimum six years' experience in A/E industry preferred.
  • Extensive knowledge of all aspects of professional services from schematic design through project close-out, including design and technical expertise.
  • A comprehensive understanding of the coordination aspects and related requirements of all design disciplines.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills, and strong organizational skills.
  • Possess the ability to motivate and mentor staff, and delegate work assignments.
  • Computer and CADD literate.
  • Very detail-oriented, self-motivated, enthusiastic and flexible.
  • Ability to work well with others under deadline situations.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Capable of traveling to and from project sites for attending client, project and construction meetings.
  • Ability to access existing and new project sites for observation, investigation and evaluation purposes.
  • Ability to use equipment for communication and documentation purposes.
  • Visual acuity to perform responsibilities.

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