We have an exciting opportunity for a Design Director, MEP interested in joining our growing industry leading team. Join us and you’ll manage the utilization, growth, and development of professionals in the MEP Department, which is comprised of Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing engineers and designers.
The MEP team designs energy efficient, compliant, maintainable, and sustainable systems and solutions for technically complex manufacturing facilities, laboratories, central utility plants, offices, warehousing and packaging facilities, and data centers, across a wide range of industries.
In this role you will ensure consistent, high quality deliverables via cold reviews and support business development with technical support, proposal generation, and work hour estimates.
You will coordinate with the project managers and discipline directors to determine scope, complexity, and planning and scheduling requirements of projects and will assign appropriate staff to provide cost-effective engineering and technical support.
You will define an appropriate cost-effective workflow process and level of design detail to achieve project goals.
adherence to project schedules. You will use your acquired technical expertise to provide adequate mentoring, training, technical and administrative guidance / instruction to your mechanical staff.
You will develop the MEP strategic business plan in concert with overall company planning efforts involving technical / regulatory activities required to achieve long range and annual goals and objectives, and will assist in ongoing strategic planning for the entire company.
You will take ownership of the hiring, performance appraisal, salary position recommendations and employee development plans for your group.
Last, but not least you’ll establish and maintain excellent working relationships with clients and members of the IPS design team and be an active participant in the business development activities.
Bring your entrepreneurial spirit to IPS and be part of a growing dynamic team that delivers world class designs for our pharmaceutical clients and their facilities, which could include Biologic, Vaccine, API (organic synthesis), oral (OSD) and parenteral (Aseptic) drug products.
You will be working mainly from home (unless you prefer to work in the office) with the expectation to be able to come to the Vaughan or Montreal office 2 times / week, and available to travel for client meetings.
IPS is an inclusive and equal opportunity Employer committed to creating a positive, supportive and inclusive environment for all Employees.
IPS will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, as requested.
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