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Senior Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Long Island City
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: SPFPEBT1000
  • Sector: Fire , Building Services , LVI Associates
  • Date posted: 29/01/2018
Senior Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer

Watch your engineering work come to life in landmark projects around the world when you partner with this company! As a global leader in consulting, engineering, and commissioning services, they specialize in highly technical buildings and the systems that bring them to life. They are seeking an experienced Senior Plumbing Design Engineer to join their team in New York, NY.

This company has a dynamic work environment that provides the optimal setting to take your career to the next level. From their supportive culture, diverse workforce, and competitive compensation, to their flexible work schedules and fun social events, it’s everything you’ll need for an exciting, challenging, and rewarding career. 

Senior Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer Responsibilities 

As a Senior Plumbing Design Engineer, you will work on a variety of projects, from small to large, providing a very high level of technical leadership in plumbing design. You will represent the Firm in all interactions with clients, contractors, architects and other project team members. 

  • Preparing calculations, reports, and specifications
  • Performing fire suppression system selection, preparing preliminary designs, and creating performance specifications
  • Consulting on areas such as preparation of existing facility diligence, sustainability analyses, and feasibility reports
  • Producing drawings consistent with client requirements and standards
  • Establishes design standards, specifications, and criteria for projects
  • Take responsible charge for the project for his/her discipline
  • Conduct business development activities as needed
  • Participates in various trade organizations and prepare presentations
  • Establishes project budgets and schedules
  • Participates in QA/QC process of completed work by staff
  • Mentors and trains more junior staff

Senior Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering; exceptional candidates may substitute with significant years of experience 
  • Licensed Professional Engineer, highly preferred / LEED AP, a plus
  • Minimum of seven (7) to ten (10) years’ of relevant experience in the Plumbing Design field
  • Experience with the latest version of AutoCAD-MEP, and REVIT
  • Solid knowledge of Mechanical / Plumbing trades, building codes, and drawings/documents
  • Detailed knowledge of equipment from various manufacturers and the ability to make proper selections independently
  • Ability to independently perform fire suppression hydraulic calculations to support design and estimate construction costs and evaluate feasibility of construction
  • Certified Plumbing Designer (CPD) Certification, highly preferred

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