Volt Information Sciences Mechanical Engineer- HVAC in Seattle, Washington

An opportunity for a seasoned mechanical engineer, with the ability to be self-motivated to see a project through from the developmental stage through detailed design and construction support, to perform assignments on a broad range of projects. Assignments may include from industrial, manufacturing, fuels and chemicals, biotech, and commercial projects, requiring a broad range of experience.

The position will require knowledge of piping systems, including piping stress analysis; facilities utilities design with unique industry requirements; steam, hot water and chilled water heating and cooling systems; heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems; and plumbing systems. Familiarity with process equipment including pumps, fans, heat exchangers, cooling towers, boilers, chillers, conveyors and air handlers is also important.

This position does not have direct supervisory responsibilities but offers the opportunity for growth in that direction.

Essential Job Functions

  • Define, organize, execute and coordinate engineering assignments.

  • Guide and mentor less experienced mechanical engineers and designers in execution of project tasks.

  • Represent Harris Group at meetings with clients, contractors, and subcontractors.

  • Lead the mechanical design, working through other members of the mechanical staff, and coordinate with other disciplines on specific projects.

  • Prepare design calculations and documentation that support the project design basis.

  • Prepare mechanical drawings, through the use of designers or drafters, and develop specifications.

  • Field information gathering and surveying.

  • Provide clients with assistance during construction, installation, commissioning and start-up of equipment and systems.

  • Ability and willingness to travel to an off-site location and accept client site assignments when required.

  • Ability to apply engineering techniques commonly used in industrial capital projects.

  • Ability to identify, interpret and apply relevant codes and standards to engineering designs.

  • Experience with Revit software for building information modeling (BIM).

  • Knowledge of Caesar (preferred) or Autopipe pipe stress software.

  • Experience with Trane TRACE 700.

  • Knowledge of PIPE-FLO.

  • Demonstrated ability to meet budgets and deadlines.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to use a computer and other computer software programs relevant to the engineering discipline, and Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.

Educational & Work Experience

  • 10 years of mechanical design experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or relevant field

  • Professional Engineer licensure required

How to Apply:

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Our recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements. Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt recruiter to discuss this position with you.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and redeployment assistance.

Volt is publicly traded on the NYSE MKT under the symbol "VISI". To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.