Our client in Woodstock is looking for for a Junior Mechanical Designer to join their team in a full-time role!

Working under the supervision of the P.Eng., the Junior Mechanical Designer will design and document mechanical systems for various projects.

Job Responsibilities:

Drafting and Documentation:

  • Development of 2D/3D CAD AutoCAD/REVIT modelling of industrial and commercial systems for building permit submissions, tender and construction drawings
  • Coordinating with other disciplines for the successful execution of customer projects.
  • Planning and producing documentation for building permit submissions, tender documents and facility systems co-ordination for industrial production
  • Documentation includes layouts, equipment schedules, piping and instrumentation designs, detail drawings, controls docs, airflow diagrams
  • Maintain and develop specific mechanical procedures for routine design tasks
  • Develop and maintain design procedures and standards for design activities
  • Demonstrate a desire for continuous improvement of design procedures and a propensity to create flexible but efficient methods for design.
  • Co-ordination of drawings and documentation with other disciplines (Arch/Struct/MEP/3rd Parties).
  • Design and drafting of mechanical systems using both AutoCAD and
  • Identifying interferences with the structural, MEP elements, A/V, and other consultant’s materials.
  • Coordinate drawings with the project manager and other
  • Producing Design Development and Construction Document sets based on mark-ups and redlines received from Sr.
  • Work with other drafters using AutoCAD and REVIT to build/manage model databases, standard details, drawing sheet templates, and other drafting
  • Update REVIT database with manufacturers’ new
  • Drawing will be primarily in the mechanical discipline but work within Architectural and Electrical will also be required from time to time

Design: (Under the supervision of the P.Eng.)

  • Preparation of documentation outlining design criteria and performance requirements.
  • Heat Load calculations with Trace 700 or similar heat load calculation programs.
  • Design of plumbing and drainage systems for industrial
  • ASHRAE 62.1 ventilation calculations and design for commercial and industrial spaces.
  • HVAC design (duct design, air handlers, filtration) for industrial
  • Domestic hot and cold water distribution systems (incl. boilers, pumps, piping) for industrial facilities.
  • Site reviews and reports during
  • Management of small projects as
  • Other duties as required.

Skills Requirements:

  • Tech/C.Tech from a recognized Collegiate architectural design program or equivalent, and/or a Degree in Mechanical Engineering from a Provincially Accredited Engineering
  • Strong understanding of thermodynamics and heat transfer
  • Strong communication and organizational skills and an ability to effectively manage client relationships.
  • Ability to quickly learn and utilize design
  • Ability to quickly learn apply building and construction codes, and other related design
  • Valid drivers license and vehicle, including all insurance coverage
  • Valid passport for occasional travel out of country
  • Exceptional organizational
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products a plus (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint).
  • AutoCAD or equivalent drafting
  • Auto Desk Revit drafting
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and in
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment

If you have the skills and experience listed above and you want to work for a busy dynamic company, send your resume to: jayne@grandriverpersonnel.ca

Excellent compensation package including salary between 65-80K depending on skills and experience!



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