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Mechanical Engineer 2- HVAC/Plumbing- Water Business Line- Remote Kansas City
Date: Nov 13, 2021
Kansas City, MO, US, 64114 US
Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies
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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation
Req Id : 48543
Job Title : Mechanical Engineer 2- HVAC/Plumbing- Water Business Line- Remote Kansas City
Location : KCW, USVRTL
Business Unit Sector : COR-WATER-WATER AMERICAS
Opportunity Type : Staff
Relocation eligible : Yes
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: No
Black & Veatch has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Building (HVAC / Plumbing) Engineer within our Water Americas Facilities Design Group in Kansas City.
Our Facilities Design Group provides architectural, structural, and mechanical building solutions to all of Black & Veatch’s Water/Wastewater projects throughout North America. The Mechanical Engineer 2 position is responsible for engineering design tasks for HVAC, plumbing, chlorine scrubber and dehumidification systems under the direction of senior engineering staff.
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
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
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
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 1 year 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.
Work Environment/Physical Demands
Typical office environment, typical construction environment, extreme weather conditions, high noise level, safety hazards (electric currents, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to chemicals), atmospheric conditions (fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases, poor ventilation). sitting, walking, talking, hearing, reading, writing, keyboarding, driving, filing, reaching, stooping, crouching, bending, standing for extended periods of time, lifting or carrying up to 40 pounds.
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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.
Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.
To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.
A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.
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