Company: Burns McDonnell
Posted on: May 3, 2021
The Assistant Mechanical Engineer will work under the
supervision of a licensed professional engineer to assist project
teams to create world class designs for new projects, alterations
and redevelopments on a variety of projects including power,
process, corporate, healthcare, pipeline, airports, institutional,
industrial, manufacturing, government and military facilities. The
Assistant Mechanical Engineer will work with the project team
throughout the design and construction process, adapting mechanical
plans according to budget constraints, design factors or client
- Assists in the mechanical design of projects from the
conceptual phase through design completion.
- Assists with modifying and reviewing production drawings for a
variety of projects including, but not limited to: power plants,
process facilities, industrial facilities, healthcare facilities,
airports, educational institutions, commercial, and governmental
and military facilities.
- Assists in designing mechanical components for project needs
and requirements that are set forth by the project managers.
- Applies basic knowledge of commonly used mechanical
engineering/design concepts, principles, practices, codes, and
procedures within the mechanical engineering services
- Assists with research and compiles project related data as
required by the project managers.
- Assists with correcting and updating drawings provided by
senior engineers to verify corrections are made within multiple CAD
- Assists with client presentations, shop drawing review, and
contract administration for the design of power, process, pipeline,
industrial, healthcare, airports, educational institutions,
commercial, and governmental and military facilities.
- Assists in performing field inspections, measurements or
calculations for public and private clients.
- All other duties as assigned.
Oil, Gas, and Chemical (OGC)
Biorefining, process, midstream, pipeline services, refining,
and terminal services are all terms our mechanical engineers in
Oil, Gas, and Chemical are familiar with. They simulate fluid
dynamics and finite element analysis. They work with suppliers
during equipment fabrication. They provide support during equipment
inspections. They design interconnecting pipe between equipment,
HVAC, and fire protection systems. Finally, they support projects
during construction and start-up seeing OGC projects from beginning
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or related degree
from an ABET accredited program.
Or Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or related Engineering
Technology from an ABET accredited program and successful
completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.
Master of Science degree in Engineering may be substituted for
one year of experience.
Successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) or
Engineer-in-Training (EIT) strongly preferred.
Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.
Prior internship and/or related consulting experience
Involvement on campus or in the community.
Basic knowledge in standard mechanical engineering techniques,
principles and procedures.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative
problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking
Proficient computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite)
Basic computer skills include AutoCAD, BIM (Revit), 3D Rendering
Programs, hydraulic analysis, and HVAC analysis programs.
Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building,
collaboration, organization and problem solving skills.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work permanently (i.e.
without time limitations, without restrictions or without need for
work sponsorship) in the country where this position is
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day.
When we take on some of the worlds toughest challenges, were
putting the industrys best thinking to work, striving to create
amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our
employee-owners. Our staff of more than 7,000 engineers,
architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and
business professionals is constantly growing.
We have offices and projects across the U.S. and around the globe.
We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazines 100 Best Companies to
Work For. Our culture, powered by 100% employee ownership, plays a
major role in getting us there. Each employee brings a high level
of commitment to every project. Clients have shown their
appreciation of this dedication, rewarding us with a 90% repeat
business rate and decades-long partnerships. Thats pretty cool for
a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in
At Burns & McDonnell, youll have the opportunity to make a
difference while fulfilling your personal and professional
ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny
and shape the path your career travels. And with hundreds of
service specialties, your career and development options are
Are you ready to create amazing? Burns & McDonnell is an Equal
Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
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