Summary: Join our esteemed firm in Chicago as a Plumbing Design Engineer, where you will play a pivotal role in creating innovative plumbing systems for diverse projects. Collaborate with a skilled team to deliver cutting-edge solutions that meet clients' needs and contribute to the success of complex projects.
- Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
- Professional Engineer (PE) license in the state of Illinois.
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in plumbing system design for commercial, industrial, or residential projects.
- Proficiency in industry-standard design software such as AutoCAD, Revit, and hydraulic calculation tools.
- In-depth knowledge of local building codes, regulations, and standards.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to design efficient and sustainable plumbing systems.
- Excellent communication skills to liaise with team members, clients, and regulatory authorities.
- Ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment.
- Design and engineer plumbing systems including water supply, drainage, and fire suppression systems for a variety of projects.
- Collaborate with architects, structural engineers, and other stakeholders to integrate plumbing designs seamlessly into overall building plans.
- Create detailed plumbing plans, layouts, and schematics using industry-standard software.
- Perform hydraulic calculations to ensure optimal performance and compliance with regulations.
- Conduct site visits to assess existing plumbing systems, gather data, and provide on-site support during construction.
- Stay updated with the latest industry trends, codes, and technologies to incorporate innovative solutions into designs.
- Review and evaluate contractor-submitted plans to ensure they align with design specifications and regulations.
- Provide technical guidance and mentorship to junior engineers and drafters in the plumbing design team.
- Communicate effectively with clients to understand project requirements, address concerns, and provide design insights.
- Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.
- Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance plans.
- Retirement savings plans (401k) with company matching.
- Paid time off (vacation, sick leave, and holidays).
- Ongoing professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and advance your career.
- Collaborative and inclusive work environment that fosters creativity and innovation.
- Opportunity to work on diverse and high-profile projects that shape the Chicago skyline.
- Access to state-of-the-art tools and software to optimize your design process.
- Engaging team-building activities and events.
- Convenient office location with easy access to public transportation.
Elevate your career as a Plumbing Design Engineer with our established Chicago-based firm, where your expertise will contribute to the realization of groundbreaking projects. If you are a passionate engineer with a drive for excellence, we invite you to join our dynamic team and be part of our success story.