AECOM Entry Level Mechanical Engineer Designer in Edmonton, Alberta

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Entry Level Mechanical Engineer Designer

Canada - Alberta


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer Designer to join our growing Buildings and Places team in the Edmonton, Alberta office. The Buildings and Places Team is a vibrant and growing business line which delivers project management, architectural and engineering services as well as planning and economic analysis for vertical construction projects.

AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Developing various types of reports including schematic design, design development, building assessment, technical memos, and design build/assist scope of work documents

  • Preparing drawings and mechanical specification in accordance with locally enforced codes

  • Implementing the design concept through the preparation and production of drawings and specifications

  • Preparing design calculations for HVAC, plumbing, fire protection systems and sustainable design

  • Providing technical and administrative support through all phases of the project

  • Conducting necessary research to gather industry, field, and project specific data

  • Construction administration responsibilities

  • Working with prime consultants, engineering consultants, and contractors. Responding to technical queries

  • Attending site meetings and site inspections complete with reports

  • Shop drawing reviews

  • Change documentation and CCN quote reviews

  • Progress claim reviews

  • Commissioning assistance

  • Preparing opinion of probable costs

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical engineering or other related field required

  • Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as CADD, HCS, AutoCAD, Revit and AutoCAD)

  • Knowledge and interest in the architectural/engineering field designing HVAC and plumbing systems

  • Consulting engineering experience related to hvac, plumbing, and fire protection design

  • Good communication skills and ability to work with others internally and externally, problem solving skills, ability to learn quickly and do work promptly and accurately

Preferred Qualifications

  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT)

  • 2+ years of experience in Revit

  • Registration with APEGA as an EIT, or ASET as a CET

  • Membership in ASHRAE, ASPE, or NFPA

  • LEED Accreditation

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.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185346BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.