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Senior Plumbing Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : 1309
  • Location: USA, California, Los Angeles
  • Sector: Build, Site Agent and Engineering, Built Environment
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 24/08/2016
This vacancy has now expired.
Job Purpose:
To provide a technical/design engineering service to the Building Service Group on projects, as directed by the Associate Principal in charge of the team. The candidate must be a self-starter and be able to work independently and as part of a larger multi-disciplinary project team. The successful candidate will typically take responsibility for technical delivery from schematic design through construction documents including the delivery of reports, plans and specifications.

Key Responsibilities:
-Work competently on an independent basis
-Communicate directly with Clients
-Perform reviews of graduate and engineers work and provide technical mentorship and leadership
-Contribute to the further development of technical standards including details, specifications and standard practice
-Perform design reviews of others work
-Guide projects through plan check
-Take responsibility for concept and preliminary engineering solutions for detail design
-Prepare Technical Specifications and construction documents
-Keep senior staff informed of important and relevant design decisions and ensure the objectives of the client are achieved.
-Inform all relevant BH staff of client matters.
-Continually ensure practices, policies, strategy and services represent the client's best interests and that BH standards and design is in keeping with current legislation and the relevant building codes for the relevant state etc.

Required Qualifications:
-Certifications such as CPD or CIPE
-Minimum 7 years' experience working in a P/FP Engineering role
-Broad design knowledge on a wide range of US projects
-Experience using Revit or similar tools
-Ability to run projects successfully
-Confident, proactive character, able to take the lead in challenging situations
-Good communication skills, experience in dealing with other employees and external clients.
-Strong organizational skills with ability to work independently
-Excellent knowledge of US plumbing codes

Desired Qualifications:
-Relevant Bachelor or Master degree preferred
-Professional Engineer (P.E.) preferred
-Professional membership in ASPE or ISPE
-Ability to perform hydraulic calculations using software such as HAS
-LEED AP accredited preferred
-Demonstrated knowledge of pumping systems
-Experience working within California preferred

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