Burns & McDonnell Staff Mechanical Engineer - Aviation & Federal in Norfolk, Virginia
Wishing you could have an ownership stake in the company you are working for? Founded in 1898, Burns & McDonnell is an award-winning engineering, architectural, construction environmental and consulting services firm. We are a 100% employee-owned, with regional and project offices nationwide. Burns & McDonnell plans, designs, constructs and manages projects all over the world with one mission in mind -- to make our clients successful. We are proud to be honored locally, regionally, and nationally as a Best Place to Work.
Burns & McDonnell is looking for the unique mechanical engineer that has a desire to apply their technical design experience, while actively engaging their entrepreneurial spirit. Looking for more direct client and end-user interaction? We’ve got it. Whether you enjoy working with clients that are commercial, military, domestic, or international, you will have the opportunity use those leadership and people-skills that sets you apart from your peers. You will be involved in a variety of unique design projects, from airports to international training facilities. Be a part of an energy-filled work place that pays for performance, where you can invest in a career that you can grow into project management or business development opportunities.
Position available for a mechanical engineer with experience in a variety of facility mechanical system and subsystems including: studies, layout, specification and design of HVAC, plumbing, fire protection, utilities, infrastructure, and controls. Types of projects will include:
Aviation Hangars and related facilities
Airport terminals and related facilities
Large infrastructure upgrade projects, etc.
Additional duties include:
May develop and evaluate plans for major projects.
May assess feasibility or soundness of proposed applications when data is insufficient or testing is advisable.
Develop flow diagrams, P&IDs, and sequences of operation as required.
May coordinate departmental or divisional project studies, reports or project design assignments.
Progressive design responsibilities.
Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to less experienced staff members.
Regularly meets and corresponds with clients or outside personnel.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from accredited program.
Minimum 3 years related experience (completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience).
Commercial aviation or federal facility design experience is preferred.
Knowledge and experience with ASHRAE standards, IPC, IMC, and IECC codes.
Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Previous consulting experience preferred.
Experience using BIM a plus
Experience with energy and HVAC load calculation software a plus.
Completion of Fundamentals of Engineering Exam strongly preferred.
This position will be performing Federal related project work for Burns & McDonnell's client(s). A qualified applicant must have the ability to obtain and maintain unescorted access authorization to the clients' facilities.
Job Mechanical Engineering
Primary Location US-VA-Norfolk
Other Locations US-VA-Roanoke, US-VA-Arlington
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day. When we take on some of the world’s toughest challenges, we’re putting the industry’s best thinking to work, striving to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. Our staff of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and business professionals is constantly growing.
We have offices and projects across the U.S. and around the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture, powered by 100% employee ownership, plays a major role in getting us there. Each employee brings a high level of commitment to every project. Clients have shown their appreciation of this dedication, rewarding us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. That’s pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898.
At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with hundreds of service specialties, your career and development options are endless.
Are you ready to create amazing?
Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 191897