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Intermediate Mechanical Designer

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
6 days ago

Intermediate Mechanical Designer:  Harvey 2312

Responsibilities:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to the following:

  • Design of mechanical HVAC, plumbing and fire protection in large-scale commercial and institutional building applications
  • Implement the design concept through the preparation and production of drawings and schematics of mechanical systems for commercial, institutional, residential, public and private facilities
  • Coordinate with other consulting disciplines to ensure drawing integrity and completeness
  • Work with project team and Project Manager to ensure on-time project completion
  • Review other discipline drawings (structural, architectural, landscape, civil-external)
  • Work with contractors and provide technical and administrative support through all phases of the project
  • Coordinate with internal production teams and reconcile project drawings
  • Overtime as required

 Qualifications, Experience and Education:

  • Post-secondary education in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology.
  • Minimum 5 years relevant working experience
  • Design experience in any or all of the following areas HVAC, Plumbing and Fire Protection systems
  • Background developing construction documents using AutoCAD and Revit
  • Familiar with bid and tendering process
  • Extensive knowledge of detailed architectural drawings and construction concepts and the ability to read and apply pertinent codes and standards
  • Excellent knowledge of Canadian/Provincial and other relevant codes and standards (i.e.: ESC, CSA, IES, IEEE, NFPA)
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office tools including Excel, Word, Project and PowerPoint
  • Experience working with customers and client base
  • Experience working in a team-based environment
  • Experience in site investigations and construction review
  • P. Eng. or CET certifications would be an asset

Required Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal 
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines/successful completion of deliverables
  • Ability to communicate and work well with other departments
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Analytical, thorough, resourceful and detail-oriented
  • Team and customer service-focused
  • Self-motivated, hardworking, flexible

 Job Specific Competencies:

Analytical Thinking: 

  • Analyzing and synthesizing complex situations and information to understand issues identify options and support sound decision-making

Attention to Detail: 

  • Working in a conscientious, consistent and thorough manner

Client Focus:

  • Provides added value through service excellence to internal and/or external clients

Continuous Learning

  • Identifying and addressing learning and developmental needs, to enhance own performance

Decision Making

  • Making decisions involving varied levels of risk and ambiguity

Information Gathering and Processing 

  • Locating and collecting data from appropriate sources and analyzing it to prepare meaningful and concise reports that summarize the information

Problem Solving 

  • Identifying problems and the solutions to them


  • Remains energized and focused in the face of ambiguity, change or strenuous demands

Results Management 

  • Organizes time, work and resources to accomplish objectives in the most effect and efficient way


  • Working collaboratively with others to achieve organizational goals


This is a fulltime position

Salary is open, based on experience

Benefits package available after 3 months