Posted on: November 22, 2021
Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across
energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to
some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide
consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60
countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com
We offer competitive salaries along with a complete benefits
package including: medical, vision, & dental coverage, 401K
Matching, Educational Reimbursement, and a variety of Training and
Development Programs to help you develop the skills you need to
succeed in your chosen career path.
Wood is seeking a Professional Mechanical Engineer to join our
Northeast US Resilient Environments operations, based out of
Portland, Maine. The ideal candidate will have a solid technical
background in the engineering design of mechanical and HVAC
systems, as well as experience in energy, plumbing, and/or fire
protection design. If you are looking for an opportunity to learn,
to further develop your career with a global industry leader, and
if you are keen to play a role in the growth and development of
that business, you will thrive in this environment. Come join a
winning team !!
Our Mechanical team provides innovative technical solutions for
large, complex and challenging projects in the industrial,
municipal, federal and commercial markets, with a focus to
providing sustainable, resilient, and energy efficient solutions
for our clients and projects. The types of projects we work on are
local and international, they include: highly secure radar
facilities, combined heat & power plants, geothermal systems,
upgrades to HVAC systems in historic buildings, hospital and office
renovations, among many other interesting projects.
Our Portland Operations is made up of a multi-disciplinary
science/engineering/architecture team of 150+ staff, located in one
of the most livable cities in the US. Wood offers technical and
innovative solutions on projects located throughout the US, while
also having the structure, resources, and opportunities of a large
Design HVAC, plumbing, and/or fire protection systems in accordance
with local codes and standards and client requirements,
specifically including ductwork, piping, and controls.
Prepare construction drawings, specifications, and engineer's cost
Calculate heating and cooling loads using energy modeling
Calculate energy consumption, savings, and life cycle analysis of
HVAC systems using energy modeling software.
Select equipment and components for HVAC and plumbing systems.
Survey and evaluate mechanical systems in existing buildings.
Review existing drawings supplied by vendors, clients, and
engineers and field verify accuracy and completeness.
Coordinate with other building design disciplines and work in a
Support proposal preparation and business development.
Work with junior staff to develop their engineering skills.
Skills / Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering
Must have a minimum of 5+ years of relevant Mechanical Engineering
Must be registered as a Professional Mechanical Engineer or have
passed the Fundamentals of Engineering exam and be eligible to take
the P.E exam within 1 year.
Proven experience in designing mechanical controls for systems is
essential (systems such as: HVAC, Air Conditioning, Heaters,
Experience in plumbing, general electrical and/or fire protection
system knowledge is an asset.
Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced and deadline driven
Must have a valid Driver's license, and a satisfactory driving
Willing and able to travel to project sites and meetings throughout
the US, typically up to one week at a time.
Must be eligible to work in the USA without sponsorship
Wood employees in the US that work on Federal contracts or meet the
definition of a covered contractor employee will need to provide
proof of vaccination, or request accommodation by December 8
Why join our Portland Wood Team? We are a close-knit team of
dedicated professionals working to find solutions for our diverse
customer base! Our knowledgeable and skilled Architects and
Engineers make us known in the industry and drive our recognition
for delivering high quality and technical excellence. We realize
this success is the result of the efforts and abilities of our
people. Our Portland, Maine team takes pride in maintaining a small
family-like environment, while also having the structure,
resources, and opportunities of a large international organization.
Our Portland office is right in the heart of Downtown Portland; a
diverse and lively city with an outstanding restaurant scene and
lots to do if you're an outdoor enthusiast or love the Arts -
something for everyone! What is considered the hub of Wood's
Northeast Region, we are looking to grow our team to support our
current workload as well as advance our strategic planning towards
our future vision - please consider joining us! www.woodplc.com
If you believe you have the necessary knowledge, experience and
enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a
diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age,
religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, gender
identity, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance
with governing laws.
By submitting your resume, you consent to Wood plc sharing this
information within its divisions in order to identify other
employment opportunities for which you may be suitable.
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