Burns & McDonnell Associate Mechanical Engineer - Mission Critical (Houston) in Houston, Texas
The Associate Mechanical Engineer will manage mechanical design project teams to create world class designs for new projects, alterations and redevelopments on a variety of projects including power, process, corporate, healthcare, pipeline, airports, institutional, industrial, manufacturing, government and military facilities. The Associate Mechanical Engineer will manage the project team throughout the design and construction process, adapting mechanical plans according to budget constraints, design factors or client needs.
Manage mechanical design of projects from the conceptual phase through design completion for project needs and requirements that are set forth by the project managers.
Applies expert knowledge of commonly used mechanical concepts, practices, codes and procedures within the mechanical engineering services industry.
Applies expert knowledge and experience to complex projects, find non-standard design solutions.
Quality review production drawings for a variety of projects and project related data as required by the project managers to verify corrections are made within multiple CAD related software.
Quality review the construction administration including coordination with field personnel to resolve design related installation issues, calculations, field inspections and testing of mechanical systems.
Manage field inspections, measurements or calculations for public and private clients.
Prepare and present technical reports for clients and industry publications.
Build effective relationships with existing clients, customers and contractors and develop new business opportunities. Responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction goals and expectations are met.
Manage sales and marketing efforts and identify key pursuits.
Manage the development of cost proposals and qualification statements to achieve stated targets and standards for financial performance.
Quality review and approve project budgets and cost estimates. Report project performance.
Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to the mechanical engineering practice
Responsible for QA/QC process adherence and process improvement.
Responsible for compliance with company and site safety policies.
Performs other duties as assigned
Complies with all policies and standards
Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program. and 13 years mechanical engineering experience. EPC project experience preferred. Required or
Bachelor Degree in Mechanical or related Engineering Technology from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam. and 13 years mechanical engineering experience. EPC project experience preferred. Required or
Master Degree in Mechanical Engineering and 12 years mechanical engineering experience. EPC project experience preferred. Required
Expert knowledge in standard engineering techniques and procedures. Strong knowledge of mechanical equipment design codes (ASME, ANSI, API, PIP, NACE). Strong computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite).
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Experience with leading the discipline design for large projects and delegating work tasks to team members. Ability to lead execution of work and resolve issues in a team environment.
Demonstrated critical thinking skills, ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment.
Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem-solving skills.
Ability to perform quality reviews for detailed engineering documents and specifications.
Ability to travel.
Professional Engineer (PE) License Preferred
Job Mechanical Engineering
Primary Location US-TX-Houston
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Req ID: 232120 Job Hire Type Experienced