A Pittsburgh education institution is seeking a Mechanical Systems Engineer.
Responsible for all phases of design and construction as related to mechanical systems (heating, ventilating, air conditioning, plumbing, and control systems), including supervision of the Building Automation Systems Technician.
Prepares plans and specifications for mechanical building system renovations
Directs efforts of mechanical engineering consultants.
Prepares special studies and reports.
Coordinates preventative maintenance efforts on mechanical building systems.
Represents Facilities Division at meetings.
Advises Maintenance staff on mechanical building systems repairs.
Directs inspection work on mechanical system projects.
Reviews shop drawings, change orders, and payment requests.
Reviews major capital improvement projects.
Assists in the planning, scheduling, and budgeting of future projects.
Maintains mechanical building system records.
Reviews and signs off on consultant mechanical building system design work.
Preparation of the budget for the mechanical portion of the Capital Program.
Scheduling design assignments for outside consultants and in-house staff.
Supervision and preparation of contract documents for all Facilities Division in-house mechanical projects.
Review of contract documents for mechanical construction projects.
Preparation and administration of various maintenance contracts.
Preparation of requests for proposals for various consulting engineers used in preparing contract documents for bidding.
Invoice review and payment approval for the various mechanical maintenance and small contracts.
Site visits to active construction sites to review mechanical construction progress.
Management and maintenance of the mechanical system archive files consisting of operation and maintenance manuals, contract documents and correspondence from completed projects.
Assisting the in-house maintenance staff in maintaining the districts mechanical building systems by providing information for existing mechanical equipment and explanations of the operation and maintenance of this equipment.
Participation & review of all energy related proposals and solicitations.
Supervision of the district’s building automation systems.
Oversight of the energy performance contracts.
Implementation, record keeping, and coordination of maintenance activities associated with the Elevator inspection and testing service contract.
Review HVAC system water treatment reports with Plant Operations staff and coordinate any necessary repairs arising from these reports.
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering is required, with an emphasis on building systems. Prefer a current registration as a Pennsylvania Professional Engineer. 4+ years of experience in design of mechanical building systems.
Must have strong demonstrated experience with mechanical systems (heating, ventilating, air conditioning, plumbing, and control systems).
Possess a valid PA driver’s license.
Strong verbal and written communication is essential.
Must have the ability to obtain State Criminal History Report, Federal Criminal History Report and Child Abuse Clearance prior to starting employment.
Additional Salary Information: Pay rate depends on experience
About JH Technical Services, Inc.
JH Technical Services, Inc. / JH Staffing Services was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. JH has become one of the area’s fastest growing and most respected staffing firms, and is focused on assisting both clients and candidates throughout the tri-state area. We offer contract, contract to hire, and permanent placement options. The industries that we specialize in include the following: Engineering, Architecture, Information Technology, Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, and Professional/Office. The Right Recruiter. The Right Measurements. The Right Candidates.