AECOM Mechanical Engineer in Thornhill, Ontario
Canada - Ontario, Thornhill
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.
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Mechanical Engineer for employment out of our Markham, Ontario office. The successful candidate will work from home due to COVID-19, eventually working out of the office once safe to do so. This is a sourcing requisition meant to build a pipeline of candidates.
The Mechanical Engineer will be a part of our Architectural design practice Buildings + Places (B+P) team. B+P is a vibrant and growing business line which delivers architectural, engineering and project management services for construction projects. Project assignments will focus mainly on commercial and buildings, but could also include institutional buildings, transit facilities and more.
A key member of the mechanical design team, the Mechanical Engineer will:
Provide conceptual design at the early stages of the project and develop the concept to high quality detailed design, co-ordinate with all disciplines;
Perform Compliance Reviews of Design-Build contract documents and drawings
Design HVAC, Controls, Plumbing and Fire Protection systems;
Perform HVAC calculations and analysis using standard industry programs (i.e. Carrier HAP);
Perform calculations, conduct design drawing reviews, and field investigations;
Ensure design conforms with all applicable codes and client standards;
Working knowledge of the LEED rating system, or other green rating systems
Write/ edit mechanical specifications;
Occasional travel to construction sites to conduct mechanical inspections and prepare reports.
Must be able to prepare written reports and deliver results in a clear manner to technical or non-technical audience
Able to work independently or as part of a team
In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have:
Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
At least 4 years of relevant experience doing mechanical design work within the buildings industry
Registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) in Ontario
Experience within Consulting engineering environment
In-depth knowledge of HVAC, Hydronic Systems, Controls, Plumbing and Fire Protection systems
Design knowledge of large-scale boiler/ chiller plants and distribution networks, district heating/ cooling, and co-generation systems an asset
Well organized, self-directed work habits with a demonstrated ability to prioritize and schedule tasks managing multiple projects simultaneously in a dynamic environment.
Very strong communication skills, spoken and written; good presentation skills
At AECOM, 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.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
o Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020
o #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”
o VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer
o Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019
About Buildings + Places
AECOM’s Buildings + Places practice includes architecture, interiors, building engineering, workplace strategy, business transformation, asset advisory, economics and development planning, master planning, urban planning, and landscape architecture.
With a range of expertise from strategy and design through project realization, we create better outcomes to grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and connect and engage people through innovative, sustainable design solutions.
Our teams have worked on signature projects such as the London 2012 Olympic Park and Legacy Framework, to the new plan for the LA2028 Olympics, to industrial facilities for GE and Rolls-Royce, to headquarters and workplaces for NASA, Unilever, Sony Music, DirecTV, Box, Inc. and many Fortune 500 companies.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. 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)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 245547BR
Additional Locations CA - Markham, ON - 105 Commerce Valley Dr W
Clearance Required 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.