Lead Mechanical Engineer

AECOM - Oakland, CA3.7

Full-timeEstimated: $81,000 - $110,000 a year
EducationSkills
AECOM’s Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to design excellence and an integrated approach to creative problem-solving. With a range of expertise from strategy and design through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and connect and engage people through relevant and innovative design solutions. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, hi tech/mission critical, architecture, interiors, building engineering, economics and development planning, master planning, urban planning, and landscape architecture.

At AECOM, our professional purpose to deliver a better world is at the heart of each project we undertake. We are trusted advisors to our clients, bringing the resources needed to build new facilities, improve existing ones, and to create environments that uniquely support the specific requirements of our clients’ business. Our teams have worked on signature projects for major commercial, government, and mission critical clients.

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

+ Team and project discipline leadership

+ Team member development

+ Participation in development of proposal response

+ Working knowledge of local and international codes, ASHRAE, LEED, OSHPD standards

+ Development of system narratives (writing, organizing the document, develop concepts)

+ Ability to concisely express complex system solutions in very early design phases in order to share intent either internally for further development, or externally to assist design partners

+ CAD/BIM design

+ Plumbing and Fire Protection systems design.

+ Project mechanical, pluming and fire protection systems design inter-disciplinary coordination lead, for coordination with other trades and consultants.

+ Review / Edit specifications

+ Review team member work for quality and recognition of training requirements

+ Interact and work with diverse set of clients and subcontractors

+ Ownership of team metrics (utilization, finances, performance reviews)

Minimum Requirements

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering

+ 12+ years of mechanical engineering experience within a consulting or design-build firm

+ Professional Engineer Licensed/ Mechanical

+ Excellent project planning, project management, organizational and time management skills

+ Extensive understanding of HVAC engineering fundamentals including load calculations, conceptual systems analysis through construction documentation design, design and layout of equipment, duct and pipe sizing

+ Documented experience with advanced design, and technically challenging design with high profile technology firms working to fast paced schedules

+ Expertise in Mission Critical and Advanced Technology markets

+ Experience with AutoCAD/Revit (Revit is preferred)

+ Experience with Design Build and other Alternative Delivery practices

+ Excellent communication skills: articulate, assertive and confident

+ Creative thinker with effective teamwork skills

+ Thrive as a leader in a collaborative, multi-disciplinary team

+ Enjoy developing innovative solutions to challenging opportunities

+ Have a high degree of integrity, professional ethics, respect and responsibility

+ Bring energy and enthusiasm to the office

+ Ambitious and eager to grow

+ Eager to be part of an organization that is built to create a better world

+ Ability to analyze and provide solutions to complex challenges

+ Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently

Preferred Qualifications

+ Publication of technical articles

+ Analyze equipment energy use for optimizing systems selection (EnergyPro, eQuest, IES

+ LEED AP

+ Instrumentation and controls design/engineering experience

+ Experience in the following markets:
+ Corporate Commercial / Mixed Use

+ Data Centers/Mission Critical

+ Healthcare

+ Federal

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.