Burns & McDonnell Assistant Mechanical Engineer - Energy (Chicago) in Chicago, Illinois
Our Mechanical Engineers are responsible for performing tasks requiring the application of standard mechanical engineering techniques and procedures. This includes standard design of mechanical systems, assisting lead engineers with various project duties, and other duties as assigned.
Opportunities as a Mechanical Engineer exist in multiple market segments and locations. Specific assignments and project work vary depending on the market segments and locations. Please see below for information on each market:
Whether natural gas, coal, renewables, or nuclear – we’ve been in the power market since the 1800’s. We work on projects varying from thermal cycle design to existing facility upgrades. We also work on the design and integration of instrumentation and controls within the facilities. Our mechanical engineers integrate various equipment, like steam generators, steam and gas turbines, condensers, pumps, fans, and so much more, and work with other disciplines to provide the best Energy solution.
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program.
Or Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or related Engineering Technology from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.
Master of Science degree in Engineering may be substituted for one year of experience.
Successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) or Engineer-in-Training (EIT) strongly preferred.
Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.
Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.
Involvement on campus or in the community.
Basic knowledge in standard mechanical engineering techniques, principles and procedures.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills.
Proficient computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite)
Basic computer skills include AutoCAD, BIM (Revit), 3D Rendering Programs, hydraulic analysis, and HVAC analysis programs.
Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem solving skills.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis without requiring future sponsorship for employment visa status.
Job Mechanical Engineering
Primary Location US-IL-Chicago
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Req ID: 213041
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