Mechanical Technologist

Deadline Date: 2019/06/28

Since 1964 the MCW Group has built a solid reputation for the delivery of Professional Consulting Engineering Services, Energy Management Services, and Engineering Development Services. The systems designed by the MCW Group of Companies are built to deliver energy effectively in the form of lighting, heating and cooling, as well as information in the form of voice and data. By the very nature of the solutions provided, the MCW Group of Companies help to create the environments required for Clients to live, educate, work, play and heal. We have created for our clients the largest block of verified carbon emissions savings of any Canadian consulting firm. For more than two decades MCW Consultants Ltd., and its sister company, MCW Custom Energy Solutions Ltd. have been providing sustainable building designs with the goal to permanently reduce our clients' environmental footprint and create sustainable communities. For further Information please check out our website: Our Company is currently seeking a self-motivated, hardworking Mechanical Technologist to join our Thunder Bay Office. This is an exciting opportunity to gain hands-on experience while participating in the exciting growth of MCW's operations in Thunder Bay. The home office for this position is Winnipeg, Manitoba however this individual MUST BE local to Thunder Bay. This position will be a combination of working in a home office and visiting project sites in Thunder Bay and North Western Ontario. The successful candidate will work closely with the local Mechanical Project Manager. The individual must be: a great communicator, a self-starter, a team player and someone who is passionate about Mechanical Building Design Technology. Position: Mechanical Technologist Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario

Posting Date:
1821 Wellington Avenue unit 210 (HOME OFFICE)
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Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Natural and Applied Sciences and Related
Interpret design mark-ups and draft mechanical designs. Assist with the design of HVAC, plumbing and fire protection systems in healthcare and hospitality, commercial, institutional and high-rise residential buildings Prepare construction drawings as directed by Project Engineer and Project Manager Utilize modern computer-assisted design (CAD) and modeling software for maximum quality and efficiency of producing construction documents. This includes all stages including concept through tender, addendum sketches, and as-built records. Process/prepare received documents for internal use (i.e. Clean-up of Architectural floor plans, sections in accordance with established procedures). Check and verify design drawings to conform to specifications and design data Perform general duties as required such as printing/plotting, submitting drawings to contractor and completing mark-ups for "as builts" and in turn updating MCW records Utilize Adobe Bluebeam (PDF) to produce working and final documents. Utilize other software such as MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint). Consistently follow company policies, procedures and file structures/format. Perform general duties as required such as printing/plotting/scanning/conversion/quantity take-offs/measurement. Attend meetings and conduct site inspections in combination with the Project Engineer or Design Technologist All duties to be performed accurately and efficiently in order to deliver quality product/service on schedule The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive Overtime as required.
Post-secondary education in Mechanical Engineering Technology and/or Building Systems OR the ability to demonstrate sufficient knowledge received from previous work experience in a similar position is required Minimum 3 years relevant working experience CAD experience in any or all of the following areas; HVAC, Piping, Fire Protection, Plumbing systems is required Mechanical knowledge is essential for the incumbent to be successful in the role Electrical knowledge in lighting and communications design is a definite asset Demonstrated experience in AutoCAD, experience with Visio and Revit an asset Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite Package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Outlook) Experience working in an engineering services environment is preferred The position requires the incumbent to have competence with a variety of computer software including high proficiency with AutoCAD; experience with Revit (BIM) is an asset. Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite Package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Understanding of building systems, interference coordination with other building elements, function, and 3D visualization is considered as an asset Mechanical and electrical knowledge would be an asset. Ability to meet deadlines/successful completion of deliverables. Ability to communicate and work well with other departments. Excellent time management skills with the ability to work under pressure on single/multiple tasks. Strong attention to detail. Team and client-focused. Completion of a college program in Drafting considered an asset. Knowledge received from previous work experience in a similar position considered and asset.
Interested applicants please apply directly through indeed or send your application to indicating the position title and Thunder Bay in the subject line. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please. MCW Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. MCW Group of Companies welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities
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Contact Name:
Kate McCord
Position Title:
Human Resources Generalist
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MCW Consultants Ltd.
207 Queen's Quay West, Suite 615
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