Essential Job Functions
Perform all aspects of mechanical engineering as it relates to individually assigned projects. Mechanical System designs to include:
HVAC – Split system/Package Heat Pumps, Chilled Water/Hot Water Hydronics, Stem/Condensate, Constant volume and variable volume air distribution systems.
Plumbing – Medical gas systems, Hot and cold water/waste and vent systems, Compressed air systems.
Fire Protection – Performance drawings and specification for wet pipe and dry pipe systems.
Perform appropriate fieldwork to determine a design direction which may include making educated decisions on system upgrades.
Capable of working independently to design multiple systems (HVAC, Plumbing, Fire Protection) of highly complex projects.
Understands and implements cross-discipline coordination.
Plan & design mechanical systems for complex projects of various types including; institutional facilities, commercial buildings, medical complexes, educational facilities, laboratories, and government facilities including Construction Administration.
Performs self QC on work and plans for/seeks appropriate peer review of work.
Requires limited mentoring on complex system designs.
Works independently in a team environment to complete project from start to finish with little to no input from Supervisor.
Meets with Clients and other engineers to review and coordinate disciplines.
Provides bidding phase services (attending and directing pre-bid and pre-construction meetings).
Seeing the mechanical construction of a project through completion and evaluating conformance with project construction documents.
Consult with clients to determine the scope of services required for a project which may include; conducting field surveys and meeting with clients, analysis and selection of systems, evaluating project budgets, completing design documents and technical specifications.
Responsible for understanding and embodying DWG’s Culture Statement.
Perform individual aspects of mechanical engineering as it relates to assigned projects.
Mechanical System designs to include:
- HVAC – Split system/Package Heat Pumps, Chilled Water/Hot Water Hydronics, Steam/Condensate, Constant volume and variable volume air distribution systems.
- Plumbing – Medical gas systems, Hot and cold water/waste and vent systems, Compressed air systems.
- Fire Protection – Performance drawings and specification for wet pipe and dry pipe systems.
Performing appropriate field work to determine a design direction, including making educated decisions on system upgrades.
Prepare bid plans using AutoCAD and/or Revit and specifications using Word.
Process correspondence efficiently, accurately and confidentially.
Establish good rapport and build relationships with peers and clients by responding to requests and communicating information in a timely manner.
Remain updated on current professional practices and maintain a high awareness of new products and procedures in industry by monitoring trade publications and actively participates in professional associations.
Actively attends in-house training sessions to enhance knowledge in necessary technical areas.
Must travel at times to meet with clients or go to project sites.
Assists in coaching/mentoring Junior Engineers and Mechanical Consultants as needed.