AECOM Senior Mechanical Engineer in Portland, Oregon
Requisition/Vacancy No. 157700BR
Position Title Senior Mechanical Engineer
Job Category Engineering - Mechanical
Business Line Building Engineering
Country United States of America
State/Province/Region USA - Oregon
Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in
Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by
Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A
Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at
About the Business Line
We deliver creative solutions for building projects for industry, government, commercial and leisure sectors. Our building engineering specialists have expertise in structural and building services engineering, fire engineering, acoustics, facades and seismic design. We embed sustainability principles in every design.
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Mechanical Engineering Lead for immediate employment for the Portland, OR office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.
AECOM’s Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to design excellence and an integrated approach to creative problem-solving. With a range of expertise from strategy and design through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and connect and engage people through relevant and innovative design solutions. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, architecture, interiors, building engineering, economics and development planning, master planning, urban planning, and landscape architecture.
At AECOM, our professional purpose to deliver a better world is at the heart of each project we undertake. We are trusted advisors to our clients, bringing the resources needed to build new facilities, improve existing ones, and to create environments that uniquely support the specific requirements of our clients’ business. Our teams have worked on signature projects for major commercial, themed entertainment and government clients.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:
Team leadership and development
Participation in development of proposal response
Development of system narratives (writing, organizing the document, develop images)
Ability to concisely express complex system solutions in very early design phases in order to share intent either internally for further development, or externally to assist design partners
Coordinate electrical system design with mechanical engineers, architects, and other design professionals
Review / Edit specifications
Review team member work for quality and recognition of training requirements
Interact and work with diverse set of clients and subcontractors
Ownership of team metrics (utilization, finances, performance reviews)
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
13+ years of mechanical engineering experience within a consulting or design-build firm
Professional Engineer / Mechanical
Documented experience with advanced design, and aesthetically challenging design with high profile architecture firms
Experience with sustainable design
Experience with Design Build and other Alternative Delivery practices
Excellent communication skills: articulate, assertive and confident
Creative thinker with effective teamwork skills
Thrive as a leader in a collaborative, multi-disciplinary team
Enjoy developing innovative solutions to challenging opportunities
Have a high degree of integrity, professional ethics, respect and responsibility
Experience with AutoCAD and Revit
Bring energy and enthusiasm to the office
Ambitious and eager to grow
Eager to be part of an organization that is built to create a better world
Ability to analyze and provide solutions
Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently
Proven success in leading pursuits and managing long term clients
Publication of technical articles
Experience in the following markets:
Corporate, Commercial and Mixed Use
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please
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