Burns & McDonnell Staff Mechanical Engineer - Mission Critical in Washington, District Of Columbia

Description

Burns & McDonnell has exciting opportunities for Mechanical Engineers interested in growing their careers in one of the most fast paced, innovative companies for high tech building design and construction. Project focus would be data centers and telecommunications facilities but could include a variety of other facilities including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, healthcare, manufacturing, airports, or institutional.

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 firm, with a nationwide presence. Burns & McDonnell plans, designs, constructs and manages projects all over the world with one mission in mind -- to make our clients successful.

Specific areas of responsibility include the following:

  • Designing mechanical systems/equipment to provide for a useful and safe workplace

  • Advise clients regarding mechanical systems/requirements available to meet their needs and comply with safety codes.

  • Monitor installation of designed equipment/systems to ensure compliance with design specifications and safety codes.

  • Participate in developing the design criteria for air and water side of building mechanical systems

  • Reviews mechanical designs and specifications of equipment or systems being purchased or fabricated.

  • Developing concept studies and design

  • Enforces standards and practices.

Qualifications

Minimum Criteria

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering from accredited program is required.

  • Minimum of 3 years of related mechanical design experience

  • Knowledge of mechanical design principles, standards, and codes

  • Expert software and computer skills required including AutoCAD, BIM (Revit), 3D Rendering Programs, and Microsoft Professional Office software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

  • Strong technical, written, and verbal communication skills are required.

  • EIT professional designation with ambition to attain PE license

Preferred Criteria

  • Data center or telecommunication facility experience

  • Knowledge of critical facility electrical design

  • Ability to write specifications for mechanical equipment, devices, and material

  • Familiarity with other building systems and coordination with those systems and components

EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job Mechanical Engineering

Primary Location US-DC-Washington

Other Locations US-VA-Norfolk, US-VA-Roanoke, US-VA-Arlington

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.

We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 180442

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