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Mechanical Designer

Mechanical Designer

Job ID 
2017-1849
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MA-Andover
Posted Date 
10/19/2017
Category 
Engineering

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Overview

RDK, an NV5 company, is looking for an experienced Mechanical Designer to join its engineering team in Andover, MA.  

 

NV5 (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, program management and environmental markets. NV5 is an ENR Top 500 firm; we offer a full range of professional services in offices throughout the U.S.

 

In this position, you will and assist with HVAC system designs for a range of facility types in the Industrial, Life Science, and Municipal market sectors. 

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Perform calculations as well as operate various software packages related to the design as directed by engineers and project managers. This typically involves the application of special knowledge to design effective engineering systems/solutions.
  • Prepare studies, perform field surveys, document existing conditions, and/or recommend design solutions.
  • Obtain field data by conducting field visits to project sites both in and out of state. Make assessments of existing field conditions using knowledge of engineering system design and operation. Document existing conditions as required. May require occasional overnight travel.
  • Communicate with clients and architects to resolve issues with engineering designs.
  • Obtain knowledge of building codes and stay current with building code changes.
  • May occasionally take another engineer’s rough plan mark-ups and create final design documents.
  • Work with more senior engineers to determine the most appropriate concept for the engineering system being designed or re-designed.
  • Use specialty knowledge to specify portions of the engineering system from catalogs or other resources.
  • Perform CAD functions proficiently in discipline and use AutoCAD MEP and Revit software to transfer design concepts to a format acceptable to the client, architect, and/or construction company.

Qualifications

  • Four plus years of experience developing plans and specifications in the HVAC discipline at an MEP or AE firm
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD MEP and Revit
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good multi-tasking skills

NV5 offers a complete and competitive benefits package

 

NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.