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Serpentine Pavilion

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Focusing on legacy, culture and location

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Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

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Connecting with long-span suspension

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In my work, I cross vast continents in search of new frontiers in bridge engineering. Bridges connect people and places, both physically and emotionally.

Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

Managing Director, Transportation

Connected and Automated Vehicles

Expanding mobility options

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Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM Mechanical Engineer in Whitby, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Whitby

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Mechanical Engineer to be based out of our Whitby, ON office.

About AECOM

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.

Job Summary

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, federal, municipal, institutional, and transit facilities.

Major Responsibilities:

A key member of the mechanical design team, the Mechanical Engineer will:

  • Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks

  • Lead the preparation of deliverables and products such as presentation materials, calculations, drawings, specifications, reports, and cost estimates related to heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning (HVAC) for commercial, governmental, and institutional facilities

  • Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives

  • Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids

  • Assist with the mechanical design of heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems for commercial and institutional facilities

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software (AutoCAD, Revit, Carrier HAP)

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • Deliver complete, accurate, and coordinated project design assignments within time and budget parameters while satisfying client contractual obligations

  • Perform field investigations for incorporation of existing conditions into construction documents

  • Work within a project team environment and coordinate work with other project disciplines

  • Maintain and organize all project-related documentation

  • Plan and organize work that follows a defined process

  • Work independently and make technical decisions based on building code interpretation as well as company, client, and industry standard practices

Minimum Requirements

Candidates must have at least a University degree + 2 years of relevant experience (or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education) to be considered for this position.

Equivalency of experience and/or education could be AA/AS (US) + 4 Years of relevant experience or Diploma/Certificate (Canada) + 4 Years of relevant experience or HS/GED + 6 Years of relevant experience.)

See preferred requirements below.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • Registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) in Ontario

  • Experience in the Buildings Engineering Industry. 5 + Years of experience with local/Canadian clients a strong asset.

  • Proficient in AutoCAD MEP and Revit

  • The ability to work with, interpret, and apply national and local building codes

  • Proficient in the use of computers for making engineering calculations, spreadsheets, and report writing

  • Experience with HVAC, Hydronic Systems, Controls, Plumbing, Fire Protection, Compressed Air, and Service Piping systems preferred.

  • Strong verbal communication skills

  • Strong technical writing skills

  • Security Clearance: PWGSC/PSPC - Level II Secret Clearance preferred for Federal Project

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)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 240893BR

Clearance Required Yes

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.

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