AECOM Mechanical Engineer in Thornhill, Ontario
Canada - Ontario, Thornhill
AECOM is currently seeking a Mechanical Engineer to join our growing Buildings and Places team. The Buildings and Places team is a vibrant and growing business line which delivers architectural, engineering and project management services for construction projects. Project assignments may include, although not limited to, water / waste water, institutional, and transit facilities.
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
Candidates with no less than a University degree + 4 years of relevant experience (or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education) will not be considered. See preferred requirements below.
Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) in Ontario
Experience in the Buildings Engineering Industry. 4 + Years of experience preferred.
Strong Consulting Industry background in Canada
Proficient with P3 / design build model of project delivery
Experience in large transit projects preferred
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 (essential)
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 Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 239335BR
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.