Stantec Mechanical Engineer - Process Mechanical in Las Vegas, Nevada

At Stantec, we approach every water and natural resource project we undertake—whether at the local, regional, or watershed level— thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.

Your Opportunity

As a Mechanical Engineer your role is to work with general supervision and direction on average sized projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the guidance of a senior engineer/designer. You will participate in the evaluation, recommendation, and specification for engineered systems or products for a project verifying compliance with applicable codes and engineering standards/practices.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Accepting responsibility for projects of average complexity/size.

  • Evaluating, selecting, specifying, and engineering all process mechanical systems or products for a project.

  • Engaging in the development of a design through sketches, electronic models, diagrams, and other visual formats.

  • Utilizing technologies in development of three dimensional models of process mechanical systems and providing markups for junior engineers/designers.

  • Preparing and revising documentation in various project phases including facility layouts, diagrams, details and assisting with P&ID development.

  • Leading project coordination meetings with internal team members and/or external consultants, owner and contractor, sub-contractors, and vendors.

  • Participating in client project requirement meetings and value analysis and basic cost estimating.

  • Assisting senior engineers/designers with developing and managing the project scope, budget, staffing and schedule.

  • Leading the preparation and coordination of the project specifications and construction/contract documents.

  • Performing and overseeing calculations using company standard software, and proprietary manufacturer software.

  • Utilizing advanced techniques for the analysis of specialized process mechanical elements.

  • Participating in constructability reviews.

  • Conducting quality assurance and quality control on own projects.

  • Assisting in the development of new standards and specifications for the process mechanical group.

  • Working on multiple projects

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Requisite knowledge and application of the mechanical codes and standards.

  • General understanding of all phases of project document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications.

  • Strong knowledge of mechanical systems, means and methods, materials, and industry standards.

  • Ability to check the work of others for accuracy and completeness and manage time to meet project budget and schedule.

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.

  • Thorough understanding of mechanical engineering concepts and ability to effectively communicate ideas to others.

  • Advanced oral and written communication skills.

  • Presentation and interview skills are preferred.

  • Requires understanding of Microsoft Office Suite and AutoCAD.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering. Licensed Professional Engineer. Minimum of 5-6 years of experience.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Mechanical Engineer

Primary Location: United States-Nevada-Las Vegas

Organization: BC-2243 Water-Delivery-US

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jul 11, 2018, 3:33:53 PM

Req ID: 18000105