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Mechanical Designer

Mechanical Designer

(Victoria, BC)

Are You Ready? Willing? Able?

THE POSITION

  • Are you motivated and creative?
  • Do you have a deep passion for innovation, sustainable design and environmental responsibility?
  • Do you enjoy getting great results from challenging opportunities?
  • Do you have a high degree of integrity, professional ethics, respect and responsibility?
  • Are you a resourceful person with a positive attitude?
  • Will you bring energy and enthusiasm to the office?
  • Are you prepared to learn and grow with us?

If so, we want to hear from you!

We are very excited to have opened a new office in beautiful downtown Victoria in the Fall 2014, and are looking for a Mechanical Designer to join our team. The individual must be a team player with the ability to receive and execute instructions from the Team Leader with minimal supervision. Proficient operating knowledge of AutoCAD is required as well as specific building services design and drafting experience in HVAC, plumbing and fire protection systems. Confident and courteous communication skills, initiative, ability to work effectively with junior staff, pride in delivery of a polished work product, and inclination to learn are to be demonstrated.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversee management of design documents in AutoCAD
  • Provide technical assistance to the Senior Designers/Project Managers/Team Leaders as follows:
    • Set up and maintain organised design files and notes
    • Carry out heating and cooling load calculations with oversight by senior staff
    • HVAC, Fire Protection and Plumbing layout and drafting with minimal supervision
    • Adhere to Integral design checklist
    • Be familiar with and enforce Integral AutoCAD Standards
    • Prepare mechanical/electrical motor list and equipment schedules with assistance provided by senior staff
    • Prepare equipment selections using Integral selection procedures with assistance provided by senior staff
    • Interface with other disciplines involved in the project design team (i.e. Architects, Structural Consultants, Electrical Consultants, etc.) to co-ordinate mechanical requirements. Assistance will be provided by senior staff
    • Co-ordinate service requirements/connections with the respective utility and/or municipal agencies
    • Review and process shop drawings with senior staff
    • Support on-the-job training and education for junior staff, in fundamentals of mechanical design, drafting practices, and contract administration
    • Assist in training junior staff and reviewing their work
    • Provide construction administration services as directed and supervised by senior staff
    • Develop various reports as directed by senior staff
    • Attend site surveys with senior staff
    • Detailed self-check of work prior to submitting any finished product

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS

  • University degree or College diploma in Mechanical Engineering specialization is an asset
  • Minimum 4 years design experience in HVAC, Plumbing, and Fire Protection systems, preferably coupled with recent
  • AutoCAD drafting experience
  • Ability to read Architectural, Structural, Electrical drawings with minimal supervision provided by senior staff
  • Ability to apply prescriptive requirements of plumbing building and sprinkler codes (i.e. NFPA, BCBC, BC Plumbing Code, etc.) with minimal supervision provided by senior staff
  • Knowledge of energy modeling and heating/cooling calculations is preferred
  • Operating knowledge of Revit is an asset
  • EIT or AScT classification, or eligibility to apply for PEng designation is an asset

CHARACTER               

You are results oriented, enjoy challenging opportunities, have a positive attitude, are resourceful; and have a high degree of integrity, professional ethics, respect and sense of responsibility. Integral Group is a dynamic, forward-thinking company with a great team environment and welcomes applications from like-minded individuals.

If you believe you have the above-mentioned qualifications and experience, we want to hear from you! Qualified and interested candidates should submit resume and cover letter

We offer a competitive compensation package, as well as excellent benefits, training, development, and an upbeat work environment.

We appreciate all expressions of interest and carefully review all resumes received. Regrettably, we are only able to contact applicants directly who are selected for interview. Thank you for your interest in Integral Group.

THE COMPANY

Trust. Nurture. Inspire. We are agents of change.

Our vision is to be the leading global deep green engineering practice.

We believe that net zero energy buildings and living buildings need to become the norm within a generation.

Our passion for sustainable design runs deep.

Since inception, our firm has attracted talented engineers from around the world.

For us, sustainability is second nature and our design approach continues to be a reflection of our commitment to creating a better future for generations to come.

Our team’s experience and training put them at the forefront of sustainable design practices and technologies. We are focused on making a difference in the world – and being a great place to work.

We offer a competitive compensation package, as well as excellent benefits, training, development, and an upbeat work environment.

If you believe you have the above-mentioned qualifications and experience, we want to hear from you!  Qualified and interested candidates should submit resume and cover letter to resumes@integralgroup.com  

Integral Group is an EEO employer.

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