1+ months

Lead Mechanical Engineer (Buildings)

Tempe, AZ 85281
WSP USA’s Mechanical Engineers work on high quality local, regional, as well as high profile national and international projects. You will actively participate in the full project cycle, from the design phase through the final construction close out.  We work in close collaboration with the entire project team, ensuring optimal integration of all systems.
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Lead Mechanical Engineer for our Properties & Buildings group in Tempe, Arizona.
Job Description
  • Produce high quality technical and professional deliverables for projects and proposals
  • Apply deep knowledge of engineering techniques across multiple technical functions.
  • Exemplify well developed advanced experience in mechanical discipline
  • Present complex technical solutions to clients
  • Manage and coordinate project teams and projects
  • Lead the development of initial mechanical system concepts
  • Develop work plans to address technical issues within project time and budget
  • Review cooling and heating load calculations
  • Survey and evaluate existing conditions
  • Develop project specifications
  • Utilize advanced analytical and design techniques to solve technical problems
  • Review architectural drawings for compliance with building and safety code requirements
  • Perform tasks related to construction administration
  • Approve and sign off on work
  • Attend and participate or lead team and or project meetings
  • Manage and or mentor junior staff
  • Coordinate and manage tasks within larger projects
  • Propose creative solutions to complex problems as part of team
  • Develop client relationships
  • Contribute and interact with team, develops and manages high quality technical and professional deliverables on projects and proposals.
  • Participate in local professional organization (attend meetings/lectures), ie, poster sessions, participate in conference panel
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
  • Other duties as required by business needs


Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent
  • 10+ years of experience in mechanical systems design
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to interact well with others as well as develop and contribute to high quality technical and professional deliverables on projects and proposals
  • Strong working knowledge of mechanical systems and codes
  • Attention to detail, highly organized, self-starter 
  • Highly skilled in ability to use Revit
  • Participate in conference programs including panels, lectures, poster sessions, papers and presentations.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Licensed Professional Engineer
  • LEED AP Certification
  • Previous healthcare or laboratory design experience
  • Innovative design experience related to renewable energies and sustainable, high performing buildings
  • Post graduate education (Graduate level courses, Master’s Degree, or Ph.D.)
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 
WSP USA (and all of its US companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.


Posted: 2021-01-27 Expires: 2021-05-27

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