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Lead Mechanical Engineer in Seattle, WA at SNI Technology

Date Posted: 1/21/2020

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Job Description

Seeking a Mid-Level Mechanical Engineer in Seattle!

*Relocation offered!*

Key Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or related engineering field is required.
  • Three (3) plus years of experience in engineering design or related field is required
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Visio required
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit required.
  • Energy modeling experience required.
  • Knowledge of equipment selection procedures including the layout of equipment with the required equipment clearances and good design practices preferred.
  • LEED AP is preferred.

Skills Necessary:

  • Provides a variety of system designs that might include air, hydronic, lighting, piping, plumbing, sheet metal, architectural, electrical power, lighting and data telecom systems.
  • Performs design calculations as applicable to design field: mechanical, plumbing, electrical, structural or architectural.
  • Accurately completes load calculations or successfully supervises the development of an accurate load calculation by others.
  • Edits, authors, and negotiates design specifications.
  • Authors and edits controls description of operation
  • Predicts hours to complete design tasks and identifies in advance the need for additional staff to complete design work on schedule.
  • Frequently reviews design with sales and estimating to ensure project is within budget/ VE ideas have been explored.
  • Responsible for the design start of new projects
  • Performs AutoCAD, Revit and manual drafting tasks as assigned.
  • Performs preliminary design field surveys for potential projects.
  • Consistently applies, maintains, and enforces current design standards.
  • Runs MEP coordination (field clash detection) meetings.
  • Ability to coordinate with design teams on structural architectural, civil and electrical.
  • Completes designs with a level of quality in the design documents that leads to a minimum amount of clarification required during construction
  • Identifies to Senior Design Engineer any changes that affect budgets.
  • Performs and reviews energy modeling calculations.
  • Reviews design work of others.
  • Familiar with building information modeling concepts and practices when using BIM as a design platform.
  • Coordinates designs and negotiates deadlines through a collaborative effort with CAD/BIM professionals, Engineers, Project Managers, sales leads, cost estimators, Project Manager's and detailing.
  • Uses independent judgment to apply, maintain, and enforce current Revit/AutoCAD standards.
  • Proposes recommendations to optimize energy efficiency including:
    • Control strategies
    • Equipment replacement
    • System modifications
    • Implementation of innovative technologies.
  • Investigates, evaluates and troubleshoots existing system operations.
  • Confirms and documents existing site conditions.
    • Including existing comfort and maintenance issues.
    • Foresee potential future issues based on previous projects.
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