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Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Job reference: NA-002428
  • Sector: Buildings, Construction
  • Location: Miami
SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies.  SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.
 
SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
 
Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Miami office as a Mechanical Engineer.   
 

Major Function/Role:

 

Under supervision, applies technical professional proficiency to the investigation of engineering problems, the coordination of project activities, and the preparation of plans and documents. On design assignments, progresses toward learning how to clearly convey the design intent through engineering drawings and specifications. On engineering and planning assignments, continues to develop a knowledge of the fundamentals of engineering processes and to apply them successfully to operating systems. On construction assignments, continues to develop an understanding of construction methods and the translation of engineering plans and specifications into constructed product. Upholds engineering ethics and standards of conduct.

 

Will serve as the primary point of contact for mechanical design services for a specific Client. As such, will be expected to understand the Client’s needs by providing Construction Documents as well as provide responses to RFI’s, review shop drawings, response to Building Department Comments, perform site visits, and serve as a liaison between Atkins staff & the Client. This position will also require low-level team management of up to 2 subordinates to assist with the above responsibilities.



Job Duties:
  • Performs work which involves conventional types of plans, investigations, surveys, structures or equipment, to carry out diversified engineering projects or phases of a single project with relatively few complex features and requiring the use of analysis, interpretations, and reasoning.
Education and Experience:
  • B.S. or M.S. in Engineering. This level can be achieved by Engineers with at least 2 years’ experience since B.S. or 1 year since M.S. The typical incumbent has 3 to 5 years’ experience since Bachelor’s degree. 
  •  Technical writing, computer and communication skills
  •  CAD skills required
  •  Knowledge of retail stores preferred

 

Professional Registrations:

  •  E.I is usually required
  •  P.E. preferred.
Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Please view the Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement here:

http://careers.atkinsglobal.com/File.ashx?path=Root/Documents/north-america-welcome-new-employee/Equal_Opp_Stmt.pdf

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