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Senior-Level Mechanical Engineer

Employer: Wood
Desired Expertise: Design Engineer|HVAC|Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 10+ years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Orlando
Date Updated: Thursday, January 04, 2018

Job Description


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking a Senior-Level Mechanical Engineer to join our dynamic team in Orlando, FL. The ideal candidate will have a background in HVAC design, energy efficiency, have leadership experience, good communication skills and ability to work with a group of experienced professionals.

Are you a Mechanical Engineer who enjoys the technical aspects of projects, project management and energy efficient design and commissioning work? Do local, national and international projects appeal to you? We have an excellent career opportunity in our international organization. We are looking for an individual with technical and project leadership capabilities. In this position you will provide solutions for your clients and lead technical initiatives.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work on technical assignments (both field and office) and support HVAC design and energy related projects
  • Field assignments are local, national and international depending on technical capabilities and desire to travel - Overnight travel is estimated to be about 20%
  • The engineer in this position will lead a small team of engineers and be responsible for the final deliverables
  • Typical team assignments will include HVAC retrofit projects, interfacing with clients and contractors, project cost estimation, energy auditing of large HVAC systems and controls, identification of energy conservation measures, boiler and chiller plant upgrades, DDC systems and building stimulation energy modeling
  • Strong commitment to company’s safety program; follow company safety standards, site safety standards and maintain safe workplace practices

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.S. or M.S. in Mechanical Engineering
  • 10-15 years of related experience
  • Professional engineering (PE – Mechanical) license in any US State or Territory
  • Valid driver's license
  • Flexibility to work and travel outside normal business hours as required
  • Experience with building simulation modeling (preferably using Trane Trace or System Analyzer)
  • Background in design of HVAC systems and knowledge of HVAC systems to include but not limited to HVAC load calculations, equipment sizing and creation of construction drawings
  • Ability to apply Trane Trace 700 or similar, load calculations, energy use simulations, and life cycle cost analyses programs for various system applications including heating and cooling, and mechanical ventilation
  • Basic understanding of controls to support writing sequences of operation. Basic understanding of controls instrumentation hardware knowledge a plus
  • Strong understanding of building and NFPA codes, and ASHRAE standards
  • Construction or mechanical contractor background desirable
  • Existing local (Orlando) vendor relationships is desirable but not required
  • Desire for continuous learning and ability to learn quickly on the job
  • Must be computer proficient with working knowledge of MS Excel and Word (AutoCAD proficiency preferred not required)
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the company’s driving (MVR) policy
  • High receptivity to mentoring, learning and sharing of work knowledge for the benefit of the team

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.



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