Lead Mechanical Engineer-HVAC (ID# 43510) Boston, MA
Category: Engineering - Mechanical/Electrical
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Experience: 7 Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
Be involved in projects with our Transportation and Infrastructure (Mechanical & Electrical) Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our clients objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Lead Mechanical Engineer-HVAC for our Boston office.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Position involves performing heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) engineering and design for transit, tunnel ventilation, industrial, commercial and institutional projects and may include the following functions:
Prepare design criteria documents, technical reports, calculations, drawings and specifications for HVAC systems including piping and ductwork systems design, heating and cooling load calculations, design of air distribution systems, design of hydronic systems, design and layout of fan rooms and mechanical rooms for tunnel and transit ventilation systems, chilled and hot water systems, constant volume and variable air volume systems, automatic temperature controls systems including direct digital controls systems.
Develop quantity take-offs and cost estimates for HVAC systems.
Preparation of project proposals and budgets.
Serve as engineer-of-record for design documents and reports covering HVAC systems.
Provide support during construction activities.
Attend meetings with clients, agency and project team.
Tasks may also include support of other mechanical work such as plumbing, fire protection and other mechanical systems.
Project assignments may include, although not be limited to, transportation centers(all modes), transit maintenance and support facilities, parking structures, vehicular or rail tunnels, or pump stations.
This is an excellent technical leadership position for a proficient engineer to influence production of engineering design for a national client base in an internationally recognized global firm in a field designated for expansion.
Talent is the essence of meeting our clients objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, wed love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office products is required and proficiency in AutoCAD/Revit, Trane Trace and energy modeling programs is desirable.
Minimum 7 years experience in engineering and design of HVAC systems.
Must be proficient in the interpretation and application of ASHRAE Standards, and applicable building codes and energy codes
Experience to include: preparation of: engineering reports, feasibility studies, HVAC system designs, plans & specifications, cost estimates, facilities condition assessments and surveys, construction phase services, owners engineer representation, supervision & mentoring of less experienced engineers, designers, and technicians.
Areas of experience should include one or more of the following categories of facilities: vehicular and rail tunnels, transit, aviation, industrial, commercial, educational, health care, or governmental.
Must be able to effectively communicate information and ideas both orally and in writing.
BSME is required.
Professional Engineering (P.E.) license or ability to obtain license is desirable.
LEED accreditation is desirable.
Legally qualified to work in the United States.
Preference will be given to local area candidates for employment in our Boston office.
About WSP USA
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employees career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?
WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively "WSP USA") is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status