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Career Opportunities at SMcN

SMcN Consulting Inc. is HIRING!

Open Position:

      • MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER
      • *Details on this position below

        If this opportunity looks like the perfect fit for you, please email your resume to admin@smcn.ca.

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SMcN Consulting Inc. is a Vancouver Island-based engineering firm offering mechanical design and consulting services. We specialize in HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection design and construction administration services to clients throughout British Columbia.

The successful candidate will join a growing company that values its team members, mentorship, and client relationships. The company prides itself on providing a great working environment where initiative and success are encouraged, with opportunities to expand one’s skill set and evolve as a professional. We are looking for a self-motivated individual who possesses a positive attitude and strong work ethic. SMcN offers a competitive salary, profit sharing, extended health benefits package, paid vacation, and time off between Christmas and New Years.

In this position, you will work collaboratively with project team members and be responsible for designing and drafting HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection systems, as well as assist with construction administration services for a variety of building projects. Guidance and direction will be provided by senior staff.

Position Type: Full Time
Office Location: Langford, Vancouver Island, BC. A hybrid working model can be discussed.
Start Date: February or March 2024
Salary: $75,000.00 – $95,000.00, based on experience.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work within the team to design building mechanical systems using Revit and AutoCAD
  • Support the Project Managers and coordinate designs internally and with other engineering disciplines
  • System design (heating/cooling) calculations using Excel & simulation software
  • Perform plumbing service calculations
  • Assist with construction field reviews
  • Contribute to maintaining and developing quality control practices
  • Manage a workload consisting of multiple concurrent projects under the direction of the Project Managers and with the support of the Design Team
  • Perform various other duties as assigned by the Project Managers
  • Desired Skills & Qualifications:

  • University degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 5+ years of related design experience required
  • P.Eng. designation preferred. You should be registered and in good standing with EGBC
  • Experience with:
    1. – Designing of plumbing systems (domestic water, sanitary, storm, and gas)
      – Designing of HVAC and hydronic systems
      – Designing of fire protection systems
      – Heating and cooling load calculations
      – Energy analysis and sustainable design (e.g., LEED®) is an asset
      – Experience in the K-12 Education sector is an asset
  • Knowledge in Revit & AutoCAD is an asset
  • Operational knowledge of Windows and Office programs (Excel, Word, and Outlook)
  • Superior interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
  • Self-starter, ability to manage multiple tasks on strict deadlines
  • Detail-oriented, well-organized, and committed to producing consistent, high-quality work
  • Independent, creative problem solver
  • Experience coordinating a team is an asset
  • The ability to read construction drawings or construction experience and knowledge is an asset
  • Knowledge of the BC building, plumbing code and regulations, such as ASHRAE, is an asset
  • Additional Requirements:

  • Applicant must be legally permitted to work in Canada
  • Class 5 driver’s license & vehicle is an asset
  • Open to travelling (North Island, Mainland, Interior BC)