AECOM Mechanical Designer in Ottawa, Ontario
The Buildings + Places Division of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Mechanical Technologist, for immediate employment in the Whitby or Ottawa office. We are looking for an individual with experience in industrial, municipal and commercial projects with broad skills in all phases of project delivery. They must have strong technical knowledge. Experience in field review and contract administration is essential.
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Drafting and design of plumbing, HVAC, and fire protection systems
Preparation of primarily mechanical drawing deliverables and assisting with architectural, structural and electrical drawing deliverables as required
Co-ordination of the Mechanical drafting with the drafting of other disciplines
Assisting Engineers for required inputs from drawings
Assisting Engineers with load calculations and sizing of ductwork and piping
Performing drafting assignments utilizing computer aided design and drafting software; preparation of plans, sections, elevations, details, and construction documents for review and approval
Participating in the Quality Review process with the responsible Engineer and Lead Verifier
- Candidates must have at least a High School Diploma + 2years+ of relevant experience OR demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
Certificate/degree from an accredited technical training school or community college of design and drafting of HVAC, plumbing and fire protection with several years of practical experience in a full Revit / AutoCAD / MicroStation office environment with the relevant discipline background very strongly preferred.
Experience in multi-disciplinary projects as related to buildings and infrastructure market segments
Proficient in AutoCAD and Revit. Experience in MicroStation also considered an asset.
Versed in complex drawing compositions
Versed in following and implementing Client CAD/BIM Standards
Ability to read multi-disciplinary plans
Self-starter and can work with minimum supervision
Excellent comprehension of verbal and written English
Self-motivated as well as a team player
Solid drawing composition abilities
Able to graphically translate verbal and visual instructions into working drawings
Coordinate drawings with other disciplines
Familiar with Building Code, Energy Code, Plumbing Code, Fire Code, ASHRAE standards, NFPA, and SMACNA
Relocation is not available for this position.
Sponsorship is not available for this position.
What We Offer
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
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 B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 262709BR
Additional Locations CA - Ottawa, ON - 1150 Morrison Dr
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.