Mechanical Engineer - Kansas City

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

Mechanical Engineer – Kansas City

This is an exciting Mechanical Engineering opportunity onsite with a well-known company that supports engineering design and manufacturing for federal defense projects. This role is an excellent fit for someone with a Mechanical and Facilities Engineering background, who has interests in a long term career-oriented opportunity!

KC, MO
Direct Hire: $90 – $120k, based on experience
Other benefits: competitive health insurance options, 401k matching, vacation, and more!

Summary:
The Senior Mechanical Engineer will lead the project team throughout the design and construction process, adapting mechanical plans according to budget constraints, design factors or client needs.

Responsibilities:
• Lead mechanical design of projects from the conceptual phase through design completion for project needs and requirements that are set forth by the project managers.
• Prepare mechanical equipment: packaged equipment specifications and data sheets, Request for Qualifications (RFQ's), technical bid summaries, and purchase recommendations.
• Review mechanical equipment vendor drawings; data interface with suppliers, clients other engineering disciplines, detailers, designers.
• Participate in development of project schedule, scope, budget staffing planning and construction planning. Responsible for effective management of change orders.
• Applies expert knowledge of commonly used mechanical concepts, practices, codes and procedures within the mechanical engineering services industry.
• Applies knowledge and experience to complex projects, find non-standard design solutions.
• Quality review production drawings for a variety of projects and project related data as required by the project managers to verify corrections are made within multiple CAD related software.
• Quality review the construction administration including coordination with field personnel to resolve design related installation issues, calculations, field inspections and testing of mechanical systems.
• Leads field inspections, installation, measurements or calculations for public and private clients.
• Prepare and present technical reports for clients and industry publications.
• Responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction goals and expectations are met.
• Manage the development of cost proposals and qualification statements to achieve stated targets and standards for financial performance.
• Prepare and present project budgets and cost estimates. Report project performance.
• Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to the mechanical engineering practice. Mentor and guide less experienced engineers.
• Responsible for QA/QC process adherence.
• Responsible for effective communication with other engineering disciplines.
• Responsible for compliance with company and site safety policies.
• All other duties as assigned.


Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program
• Ability to obtain Secret Security Clearance is required
• 5+ years of mechanical engineering experience
• Revit experience is ideal
• Professional Engineering License (PE)
• Expert knowledge in standard engineering techniques and procedures
• Strong knowledge of mechanical equipment design codes (ASME, ANSI, API, PIP, NACE)
• Experience with leading the discipline design for large projects and delegating work tasks to team members
• Ability to lead execution of work and resolve issues in a team environment
• Demonstrated critical thinking skills, ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment
• Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem solving skills
• Ability to perform quality reviews for detailed engineering documents and specifications


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