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Intermediate Mechanical Engineer - Buildings M&E

Reference #: 7888
City: Markham
Region: Ontario
Secondary Location:
Job Type: Permanent - Full Time
Business Line: Buildings

Description

MARKHAM

WSP is one of the world's leading professional engineering services firms. Every day our more than 37,000 experts work to restore the natural environment and transform the built environment. 

In Canada, our 8000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We’re a Forbes Top Employer in Canada, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada’s Top 100 Infrastructure Projects.

At WSP, we’re proud, professional and passionate people. Join us. 


POSITION DESCRIPTION

WSP is currently seeking a Mechanical Engineer to join our tenancy department, located at our Markham office. Reporting to the Manager of Tenant Fit Out this position will be responsible for mechanical engineering focusing on retail and commercial buildings (HVAC, Plumbing and Fire Protection). You will work in tenant fit-outs and small projects providing for HVAC selection and design, reconfigurations and calculations. The main focus will be on mid-size Retail projects. The incumbent will be involved in construction phase review, progress draw reviews, prepare change notice and quotation reviews, as well as attending design coordination meetings.

RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Strong knowledge of commercial systems, specializing in tenant fit-outs and small projects including: HVAC reconfigurations; simplified spreadsheet and HAP HVAC calculations; sound understanding of high-rise mechanical systems for tenant provisions; hydronic piping design; computer/LAN room A/C systems; plumbing and drainage; sprinkler and standpipe systems; Landlord requirements for Tenant Design
  • Recent strong experience with small projects (retail stores, restaurant/food service) including: appropriate HVAC system selection and design; unitary/locenvironmental control systems; duct design and layout; new plumbing and drainage system design; new sprinkler and standpipe system design
  • Must be able to complete the majority of project work independently, with final review and stamp by P.Eng
  • Understanding of ASHRAE 62 for ventilation requirements
  • Knowledge and proven experience with LEED Certification, will set you apart from your peer group
  • Enjoy a fast paced environment, proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet quick deadlines
  • Will complete all design work using AutoCAD.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Registered Professional Engineer in Ontario, or eligible for registration
  • 4 to 7 years of mechanical engineering design experience
  • Good team player, coordination with other disciplines and client essential
  • Strong spoken and written technical skills; ability to communicate issues concisely
  • Must have strong knowledge and fluent in AutoCAD 2014 / 2017.
 

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview.  This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).


To learn more about our firm and the projects we have been involved in, please visit our  World of Possibilities microsite.

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

Company: WSP Canada Inc.





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