AECOM Senior Mechanical Engineer in Kitchener, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Kitchener

Job Summary

The Buildings + Places Division of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Mechanical Engineer, for immediate employment in the Kitchener, ON office.

The appropriately qualified applicant will be responsible for the design of Mechanical building services within the Kitchener Office. Experience managing people and multiple projects is required. This individual must be a professional engineer licensed with PEO. We are looking for an individual with experience in commercial, institutional and municipal projects with broad skills in all phases of project delivery. They must have strong, hands-on technical knowledge. Experience in field review and contract administration is essential.

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

  • Perform as Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Prepare creative, functional and innovative designs for clients

  • Assist in the development of proposals, attract new clients and retain current clients as required

  • Meet with clients to discuss potential new work and/or review project requirements

  • Supervise and mentor within a team environment

  • Provide guidance and mentoring to less experienced engineers, designers and technical staff; provide direction to help others meet objectives

  • Assist in the development of standard design details and specifications as needed

  • Communicate both verbally and in writing with all levels of the organization

  • Prepare design and contract documents, provide document checking, conduct construction review and contract administration throughout the duration of a project

  • Provide QA/QC review of work prepared by other group members

  • Communicate with construction team to provide information and solve problems

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in related field

  • 10+ years of solid design experience in institutional, commercial and municipal buildings

  • Professional Engineer licensed with PEO

  • Thorough knowledge of building systems and construction detailing

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Demonstrated strong creativity in design

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Strong problem identification and problem resolution skills

  • Exceptional technical knowledge of building construction and the Ontario Building Code

  • Ability to manage production of a number of projects simultaneously

  • Ability to work within and lead in a team environment

  • Ability to co-ordinate with a multi-disciplinary in-house consultant team

  • Experienced with Microsoft Office (Excel and Word), Outlook, Adobe

  • Experience with AutoCAD and/or Revit is desired

  • Experience with Carrier’s HAP and McQuay “Ductsizer” programs are desired

  • Experience with energy modeling software such as Trane “TRACE 700”, “eQuest” and “DOE-2” is desired

  • High level of sound and independent judgment and reasoning

  • Candidate must be dedicated to working hard with an all-hands-on-deck attitude towards completing the work efficiently and accurately

Preferred Qualifications

  • LEED certification and project experience is a strong asset

  • Strong business acumen and people manager skills are an asset

  • Experience with AutoCAD and/or Revit is desired

  • Experience with Carrier’s HAP and McQuay “Ductsizer” programs are desired

  • Experience with energy modeling software such as Trane “TRACE 700”, “eQuest” and “DOE-2” is desired

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Building Engineering

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186212BR

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.