Our team in the Toronto office seeking a Mechanical Designer who will utilize their knowledge of building mechanical systems, building materials, building codes and construction technologies to develop efficient and effective mechanical engineering design solutions.
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NORR has set the standard for innovative and timeless designs around the world. We have offices in 17 locations, backed by more than 750 professionals.
Founded in 1938, we offer the stability of a rich history, the power of integrated global teams and the versatility of a proven, multi-
sector portfolio. We’re architects, engineers, designers, planners and big picture thinkers that apply our collaborative mindset to drive exceptional projects for our clients.
For more information, please visit www.norr.com or norr aep.
Toronto is home to our Eastern Canadian headquarters, where our integrated approach to design and studio life blend into the buzz of downtown.
We’re dedicated to expanding our expertise in markets that include commercial, education, government, healthcare, hospitality, justice, transportation, sports & entertainment and mixed use developments.
It’s our belief that an office that never stops learning is one that’s always improving, so we offer programs that foster professional development, from lectures to office-
wide tutoring. We regularly adventure out of the office to connect with each other and the local Toronto community.
Duties and Responsibilities
As a Mechanical Designer you will :
Review information from reports and published documents; evaluate and analyze the information to understand broad requirements of project
Mechanical Revit Designer
Develop complex technical designs to ensure an exemplary solution is delivered that meets quality parameters, project timelines and budgetary requirements
Mechanical Engineer / Designer Mechanical Engineer - Building Systems
Perform technical reviews and edits drawings as required and review engineering design requirements to offer recommendations;
creates drawings to support constructions projects
Perform design activities such as complex calculations, code research, material and building systems research, laying out components and calculation of program and building areas;
refine and direct the refinement of design options and develops engineering details
Evaluate site conditions, including zoning requirements and site constraints; meet with authorities having jurisdiction to establish requirements
Design significant components of the overall building including integrating with architectural, structural and electrical design, and adhering to applicable codes and jurisdictional requirements
Synthesize, interpret and coordinate technical information to write engineering specifications
Source all materials to be drawn and specified to ensure feasibility and to meet design intent and comply with industry standards
Perform site surveys and field reviews to accurately document existing and new construction conditions
Review project products, services and shop drawings to ensure adherence to project documents, relevant jurisdictional codes and corporate quality controls
Process permit response letters and coordinate revisions with architects and other consultants, as required, to obtain necessary documentation and permits
Attend meetings to coordinate drawings and resources, determine project criteria and provide information
Coordinate activities with contractors, subcontractors, and client representatives
Complies with accepted project management methodology; documents and manages scope, work effort, budget, cost controls, schedules, etc.
Reviews design requirements, drawings and schedules to ensure program and client requirements are met and all codes and jurisdictional requirements are complied with
Recommends opportunities for recovery of costs to ensure profitability of project
Have successfully completed related post-secondary education
Is proficient in Engineering software skills, including AutoCAD, Revit MEP and Carrier HAP
Have at least 3 years’ experience in Mechanical design
Is familiar with Mechanical building systems, and relevant building codes and standards
Possess decision making, time management, and problem solving skills
Demonstrate an ability to collaborate with other professional disciplines
Registration in relevant professional association and LEED certification is an asset
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