Schertz, TX 78154
San Antonio, TX
FirstOption Staffing exists to help people build better lives and we sincerely appreciate your interest in joining our team. We provide staffing services and opportunities that make a real difference in the lives of those we serve. Our values reflect who we are as people and guide everything we do. Every member of the FirstOption Staffing Team is passionate about and committed to excellence in all we do.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT MAY NOT BE LIMITED TO:
Evaluate, design, and engineer mechanical projects and systems to specification on projects ranging from new design/build to rehabilitation of existing facilities and systems. Provide ongoing technical guidance and engineering issue resolution as needed.
Produce new and review existing mechanical designs identified in plans, specifications, submittals and shop drawings. Ensure compliance with engineering standards, codes, specifications and design instruction.
Identify design, process and equipment options that can satisfy client requirements, minimize costs and limit potential operational problems.
Interface directly with other disciplines and coordinate with client personnel, contractors, architects, and other project team members to ensure value engineering and the delivery of high quality projects within the prescribed time frames. Make presentations when necessary.
Provide project management with engineering guidance and quality control.
Monitor the progress of and coordinate with third-party engineering consulting firms that perform technical reviews of mechanical systems and LEED projects.
Develop standards, methods, processes and procedures for reviewing, evaluating and inspecting energy efficiency projects. Analyze and verify all energy savings calculations and computer simulations using baseline and retrofit energy consumption when necessary.
Determine methods and solutions for complex engineering problems and identify the most efficient and acceptable resolution.
Give direction to designers and junior engineers assisting with project development.
Perform on-site field surveys. Write technical narratives in response to RFIs.
Actively participate in project scheduling and budgeting.
Understand the input and output of project data in computer system.
Maintain timely and accurate oral and written technical reports regarding assigned engineering activities.
Perform additional assignments as requested/needed.
Travel Requirements: < 20%
4-yr. Mechanical engineering degree and current P.E. License
LEED-accredited Professional certification strongly preferred
6-8 years experience in designing and developing HVAC projects from concept to completion
Extensive knowledge of engineering and design techniques plus thorough understanding of all engineering disciplines
Extensive AutoCAD/BIM knowledge and experience
Thorough understanding of Mechanical Building Codes and Construction Standards
Excellent analytical and technical writing skills
Excellent verbal communication and presentation skills
Excellent time management skills
Ability to work autonomously and in a team environment
Advanced computer proficiency, including MS Office
FirstOption Staffing is an equal opportunity employer which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.