Mechanical Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee   contract

United States

United States of America - Maryland, Germantown

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Physical Security QA Supervisor. This is a telecommute role and can be based anywhere in the US but will be working on PST time zone.

Mechanical engineer will be responsible for:

  • Providing detailed mechanical (HVAC and plumbing) drawings for construction

  • Engineer will manage multiple and concurrent projects through all phases at a project engineer level, from conceptual design, evaluate constructability, planning, detailed design, interdisciplinary coordination and construction administration, including resolving technical issues

  • Other functions include preparing construction documents utilizing AutoCAD, writing specifications, field survey, and meeting with UMD personal to review drawings

  • Provides mechanical reviews for designs developed by A&E firms as well as peer reviews for in-house projects

  • Develop mechanical/plumbing scope, specifications, drawings, and cost estimates during both planning and design stages for campus projects, minor alterations and major maintenance projects in accordance with FM policies and procedures to maintain, repair, or alter existing mechanical systems, typical projects are managed by Project Manager

  • Review drawings and specifications that have been developed in-house or by an outside A&E firm to ensure compliance with university and general construction standards, as well as federal and state safety regulations

  • Review designs for construction clarity, cost effectiveness and completeness

  • Participate in Substantial completion inspections to determine compliance with drawings and specifications, proper functioning of system and review pre-function performance testing checklist on sequence of operations of mechanical system

  • Review submittals, change orders, and inspect installations as needed to provide construction administration support to Project Managers

  • Carry out inspections/witness testing of equipment

  • Interface with UMD Building Controls Group

  • Performs specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered using modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments

  • Identifies discrepancies in results

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with little supervision

  • Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary designelements for engineering works

  • Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position

At AECOM , we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Program and Project Management

As an industry leader in program and construction management, we partner with clients to support projects from concept to completion. From education, healthcare, transportation and water facilities to sports, leisure, cultural arts and other public gathering venues, we deliver on the promise of protecting our clients’ interests as our own and building partnerships with the communities we serve.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employerin a professional position

Minimum Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering, or Construction Management or related field and four (4) years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Four (4) years of progressively responsible experience with building HVAC systems and with mechanical piping systems (steam, chilled/heating water, domestic water, sanitary, and storm). Must have knowledge of building mechanical systems

  • Must have knowledge of building HVAC and plumbing systems, including heat pumps, DX systems, chillers, cooling towers, pumps, air handling and fan coil units, and constant and variable volume distribution systems, and heat exchangers. Must know products and best current practices in the installation of mechanical HVAC and structural systems

  • Must know codes such as, ASHRAE55,62.1,90.1 , IMC, IPC, NFPA

  • Must have ability to design mechanical systems and coordinate them with other building systems. Must be an effective communicator, both in oral and written form

  • Must have the ability to use computers and be adept at using word-processing, spreadsheet and proficiency in AutoCAD

Preferred Qualifications

  • Six (6) years of progressively responsible experience with building HVAC systems and with mechanical piping systems (steam, chilled/heating water, domestic water, sanitary, and storm)

  • Proficient in AutoCAD

  • Professional registration desirable

  • EIT/FE required

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line PMCM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 256668BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.