Mechanical Engineer

Pasadena, California

Type: Contract

Category: Construction

Job ID: 149415

Date Posted: 03/25/2020

Mechanical Engineer – Pasadena, CA 91124

System One has a temporary position for a Mechanical Engineer / Construction in Pasadena, CA. The Mechanical Engineer will be working with our client on their Sacramento Control Tower project providing engineering expertise on mechanical systems – Large Chillers / HVAC / Plumbing - using Trane TRACE software package.

United States Citizenship is required for this position.

Important information

  1. Temporary position to start (may turn direct depending on work being available)
  2. Must pass System One and Client on-boarding process
  3. Local candidates to Pasadena, California / Neither per diem nor relocation is offered
  4. Start date: April 2020 to approximately 10/10/2020
Mechanical Engineer Requirements:  
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (or related field)
  • 7+ years of related work experience as a Mechanical Engineer on Large Chillers / HVAC / Plumbing equipment
  • Proficiency in using TRANE TRACE AND utilizing CAD and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering is required
  • P.E. is highly preferred
  • U.S. citizenship is required for this position.

Mechanical Engineer Overview:

Completes a wide variety of difficult engineering assignments, applying engineering techniques and analyses within one discipline. The Engineer at this level is a fully qualified professional, proficient in the utilization of most engineering theories and practices. Some assignments involve CAE (computer-aided engineering)/CAD (computer-aided design) applications.

Mechanical Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Performs complex engineering tasks and particularly important engineering work efficiently and accurately.
  • Extracts engineering information from CAD drawings.
  • Prepares engineering computations, material quantity takeoffs, estimates, surveys, and designs.
  • Completes a variety of assignments such as drawings, specifications, and other materials suitable for procurement and construction purposes. Frequently interfaces with other Engineering disciplines as well as other departments.
  • Prepares detailed requisitions for equipment and materials.
  • Reviews supplier-drawing submittals and performs technical bid analyses.
  • Prepares and issues specifications, data sheets, and other construction documents.
  • Provides technical guidance to CAD Designer/Drafters, Designers, and lower-level Engineers working on the same project.
  • May be required to provide the seal and signature of the professional engineer, as appropriate, ensuring compliance with all applicable codes, regulations, and ordinances.
  • May act in an advisory capacity to senior management personnel on engineering related matters.
  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.