Employment Central - Professional Mechanical Engineer

Professional Mechanical Engineer

Building Systems Consulting Inc


Building Systems Consulting Inc. (BSC) is a mechanical engineering firm located in Whitehorse, YT. BSC is seeking a motivated individual to manage and lead the engineering and design of relevant plumbing and HVAC systems for multi-residential, commercial, and institutional buildings in Canadian northern communities.

Location of employment is flexible with preference given to candidates located in Whitehorse.

Candidate will be responsible for:

  • Responsible for projects of average complexity and size
  • Evaluates, selects, specifies, and engineers mechanical systems or products suitable for system and overall building design, assuring work is reviewed for overall technical accuracy
  • Engages in the development of a design through sketches and 3D model reviews
  • Prepares and coordinates documentation such as equipment specifications and datasheets in various phases of design,
  • Assist with the development and/or review/approval of mechanical drawings (REVIT and AutoCAD).
  • Stamp engineering drawings as required.
  • Complete and/or review required mechanical calculations for equipment sizing, material selection, etc. using appropriate engineering methodology and principles.
  • Prepare and/or review/approve mechanical equipment specifications, datasheets, and procurement support documents
  • Participates in project coordination meetings with internal team members, clients, and owner’s representatives
  • Participate in Construction Administration activities and provide engineering oversight during construction.

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering with minimum 5 years experience.
  • Understand industry standards and applicable ASME, CSA, ANSI, ASHRAE codes and standards. Strong knowledge and application of mechanical codes and standards
  • General understanding of all phases of project document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications
  • Ability to register as a professional engineer in the Yukon Territory
  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought
  • Thorough understanding of mechanical engineering concepts and ability to effectively communicate ideas to others
  • Engineering experience supporting projects from conception through construction
  • Field experience is considered an asset
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, and a proven ability to write clear, thorough technical reports
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple jobs/projects
  • Have the ability to travel in the northern territories.

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