Black & Veatch Building Mechanical Engineer 3 - Water Business in Kansas City, Missouri

Building Mechanical Engineer 3 - Water Business

MO-Kansas City


Date published:6-May-2018

Opportunity:Experienced Hire

Business Line:Water

Business Plan:ENG


Primary Purpose:

Black & Veatch has an exciting opportunity for a Building Mechanical Engineer within our Water Americas Facilities Design Group in Kansas City.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Our Facilities Design Group provides architectural, structural, and building mechanical solutions to all of Black & Veatch’s Water/Wastewater projects throughout North America. The Mechanical Engineer 3 position is responsible for engineering design tasks for HVAC, plumbing, chlorine scrubber and dehumidification systems under the direction of a licensed professional engineer.

The Building Mechanical Team is engaged in the following:

• Design and Construction Activities

o Project Delivery Methods - Traditional Design-Bid-Build and Alternative Delivery/Design Build

o Facility Types - Water Treatment, Wastewater Treatment, Pumping Stations, Solids Handling, Hydraulic Structures

o Systems – HVAC, Plumbing, Chlorine Scrubbers, Dehumidification

o Type of Areas - Administrative, Laboratory, Chemical Storage & Handling, Ozone, Filter Galleries, Pump Areas, Solids Handling, Headworks, UV Disinfection, Membrane, Engine Generator, Blowers/Air Compressors, Clarifiers, Digester Equipment

• Studies

o Energy Audit/Efficiency - Engineering studies, system performance reviews, and energy compliance calculations

o Code Review/Application - Facility review for code compliance

o Sustainable Design/LEED - Application of sustainable strategies

Minimum Qualifications:

Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 3 years related work experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:

Learning on the Fly, Problem Solving, Intellectual Horsepower, Written Communications, Drive For Results, Decision Quality, Informing, Listening, and Dealing with Ambiguity. Intermediate knowledge of engineering design principles and the following applicable design guides and standards related to HVAC, plumbing, chlorine scrubber and dehumidification system design.

• International Codes Council (ICC) Suite of Codes

• ASHRAE Handbooks / Standards

• SMACNA Standards

• NFPA 820

• Trane Trace 700 / Elite Software CHVAC Commercial HVAC Loads

• Microsoft Office Suite

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