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AECOM Senior Mechanical/Plumbing Engineer in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Job Summary

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – over 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

AECOM is seeking a Senior Mechanical Designer to join our downtown Minneapolis office. Seeking a highly-motivated individual to join our dynamic Minneapolis office and be part our international engineering practice. This individual will design HVAC and/or plumbing for healthcare, corporate office, clean rooms, labs, and high tech clients. The ideal candidate will have a passion for designing custom solutions for unique projects, mentoring a team, and developing calculations, construction drawings, design reports, and specifications to support mechanical and plumbing portions of design work in accordance with building codes.

AECOM was recently recognized by Fortune Magazine as the World’s Most Admired Company in our industry, and has a 100% Corporate Equity index rating by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. We are ranked the #1 Environmental Firm and the #1 Global Design Firm by Engineering News Record. Our Minneapolis office has recently completed a project for Fermilab LBNF, the light rail extension for Minneapolis Metro Transit, and a new clinic for Hennepin County. Our unique combination of architectural engineering, transportation engineering, and environmental scientists means we work on the most unique and interesting projects in the industry! If you’re curious about what a career at AECOM could look like, please get in touch.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Responsibilities:

  • The Senior Mechanical Designer should be capable of working independently with limited supervision to complete both small and large projects and may serve as a Discipline Representative.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with internal and external clients is required.

  • Candidate must be well organized, be able to demonstrate critical thinking and can quickly recognize issues and be part of the solution.

  • Have knowledge of the ASHRAE standards, NFPA and ICC codes

  • Have experience with analysis and layout of Plumbing and/or HVAC systems, hydronic piping, medical gas, air distribution and associated products and materials

  • Senior technical resource may serve as technical advisor for team

  • Provides specialized technical input to studies and design for staff's specific area of expertise.

  • Participates in interdisciplinary review of project deliverables.

  • Uses expertise in all steps of completing discipline component of PS&E package.

  • Performs quality control review of design calculations or drawings.

  • Prepares technical specification sections.

  • Provides input to the development of engineering budget and schedule to meet requirements.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 6 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Healthcare facility; Laboratory, or other complex HVAC design or plumbing design experience

  • Thorough working knowledge of relevant engineering software: REVIT, CAD, Load Calculation software, Excel.

  • Minimum (6+) years’ relevant experience in HVAC and/or Plumbing design required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Construction phase experience: submittal reviews, on-site inspections, RFIs, change orders, etc. Plumbing and Medical Gas design experience for hospitals.

Additional Information:

  • Relocation is available for this role.

  • Sponsorship is available for this role.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 271043BR

Virtual: No

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.