AECOM Mechanical Engineer III in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

United States of America - Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking an experienced, creative, and highly motivated mechanical engineer for immediate employment in the Philadelphia, PA office. AECOM Philadelphia is proud to provide our employees with dynamic, exciting, and challenging design projects in the transportation sector of the construction industry.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

Takes a leadership position for mechanical designs produced

Train and mentor junior mechanical staff in the MEP group through utilization on projects

Produce plans, specification, cost estimates and reports

Reviews, provides input to and final acceptance of, all Mechanical Engineering designs, calculations, analyses, and reports produced by consultants and Agency staff

Provides support to assigned project manager by identifying issues, evaluating alternative solutions, and providing recommendations

Coordinates with structural, architectural, electrical, and other disciplines for multi-discipline projects to assure his/her design meets all project needs

Assist with proposals by providing cost proposals and write ups for work to be performed

Participate in QA/QC efforts for all work produced

Be conscience of project budget constraints for projects and plan work accordingly

Conduct field inspections to locate equipment and evaluate existing conditions

Provides design support during construction

Reviews and provides acceptance of construction contractor detailed installation information and any changes to the accepted design. In this context works closely with Construction Management and the Contractors to determine the most reliable cost effective means of meeting Agency Goals

Coordinates designs with Agency Operations, Facilities, Quality Assurance and Systems Safety staff members to ensure all opportunities for continuous improvement are taken advantage of

Work within a project team environment

Maintain and organize all project related documentation in accordance with company policy

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

Able to take on the responsibilities as the MEP group leader in the near future

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or other related field

5+ years of experience with an engineering firm designing HVAC and plumbing for commercial, industrial or institutional facilities

Experience using AutoCAD 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

Strong written communication, presentation, and client interface skills

Knowledge of sound engineering principles

Knowledge of pertinent laws, codes and regulations

Registered professional engineer with the ability to obtain reciprocity in other states if necessary

Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience supervising other technical staff

10 years of experience in mechanical engineering

Ability to take responsibility for given tasks with limited supervision while proactively developing standard practices and new techniques

Physically able to climb ladders and enter utility manholes, tunnels, and other mechanical equipment spaces and railroad facilities

Ability to establish and maintain excellent working relationships with others, work well in a team and work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders

Demonstrated analytical capabilities

Demonstrated ability to be innovative, creative and make independent decisions

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 Transportation

Business Group DCS

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199585BR

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.