Smith Seckman Reid, Inc. Mechanical Engineer in Denver, Colorado
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Looking for a Mechanical Engineer for Denver.
Under general supervision or independently, performs a variety of assignments requiring the application of standard design engineering techniques for small projects or selected segments of large projects. Continuously seeks opportunities to learn and develop within the discipline with the support of senior design staff. Assists the project team in the production of projects on time, within budget, and consistent with industry standards.
Begins assuming responsibility for project designs under the supervision of the EOR and within the Engineer’s control and expertise
Responsible for developing design approaches and concepts for projects with conceptual input and oversight from EOR
Performs specific engineering studies and other design analyses using industry software
Oversees preparation of drawings, ensuring accuracy, and neatness of work
Evaluates the work of design colleagues and provides feedback and/or corrections
Attends meetings with owners, clients, or architects as needed
Coordinates with local authorities, utilities, and municipalities to incorporate associated construction, code, and government requirements
Assists with the development of the overall man-hour budget and is responsible for the man-hour budget within the discipline; develops work plans for the discipline team in accordance with the budget
Provides input, feedback, and updates on project schedules; plans work in accordance with the schedule
Responsible for performing studies, load calculations, and selection of equipment appropriate to the project design
Responsible for coordinating equipment and overall design space requirements with the architect and other disciplines
Attends in-house project kick-off meeting and design meetings
Reviews work for technical accuracy and completeness prior to the final QA/QC review
Communicates design requirements and answers questions from contractors and suppliers during the bid or construction phases
Conducts project job site visits during construction to monitor progress and observe installed construction; makes comments based on design specifications, owner expectations, and building codes
Reviews shop drawings and submittals
Maintains detailed records of communications with clients, contractors, vendors, and team members
Assists in training, mentoring, and/or developmental guidance of designers and EITs
Maintains a continued focus on keeping up with industry trends and changes through continued self-education and training
May assist the Project Manager in facilitating some project duties as required
An ideal candidate will possess the following requirements:
Bachelor's degree in engineering from an ABET accredited college with four to seven years applicable experience in discipline design and analysis
Registered Professional Engineer
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Knowledge of discipline specific software (e.g., Trace700, SKM)
Knowledge of drafting and design procedures, standards, and specifications
Knowledge of applicable codes and regulations
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