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2018-02-222018-03-24

Facility Assessment Mechanical Engineer

Aecom
Los Angeles, CA
  • Job Code
    23339-1212726
Company AECOM

Job Title: Facility Assessment Mechanical Engineer

JobID: 23339-1212726

Location: Los Angeles, CA, 90006, USA

Description: **Business Line** Building Engineering

**Position Title** Facility Assessment Mechanical Engineer

United States of America - California

Los Angeles

**Job Summary**

AECOM seeks an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join our Los Angeles, CA team.

AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. Our B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA; Liberty Park at the World Trade Center, New York, NY; the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (Big U), NY; and the LA 2024 Olympic bid.

Responsibilities include:

+ Conduct Facility Condition Assessments of building mechanical systems in the field utilizing an electronic tablet to enter building condition information into the AECOM Facility Conditional Assessment software application

+ Quantify and describe the mechanical and HVAC systems of the building/ facility being assessed and the deficiencies found

+ Communicate in a concise written report the condition of the building systems found for inclusion in the assessment report

+ Communicate and collaborate with cost estimators preparing the deficiency cost estimates and assist the project team in grouping noted deficiencies and developing “projects” to address the deficiencies found

+ Interview the Facility Operators to determine existing issues and problems to inform and guide the assessors during the field Condition Assessment

+ Identify, from exposed system components, facility age and obvious historical maintenance and refurbishment activity, identify deficiencies

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's Degree

+ 5+ years of experience in the design, construction and/or operation of capital projects, commercial, and governmental facilities

+ Knowledge of applicable building codes and criteria as necessary to examine field conditions to determine the work to bring existing facilities/ buildings into compliance

+ Able to identify mechanical and HVAC systems and issues with the system

+ Able to identify concealed mechanical/ HVAC system components and postulate issues with concealed systems from facility engineer’s input, exposed and accessible system components and system operation

+ Able to identify general and special mechanical components and materials and existing deficiencies such as:

+ Boilers

+ Chillers

+ Hot and cold water HVAC systems

+ Hot and cold water piping

+ Split Phase systems

+ Dampers

+ VAV controls

+ Duct systems

+ Insulation issues

+ Able to identify mechanical, HVAC and general building components and materials from As-built drawings

+ Able to identify mechanical systems interaction with general architectural finishes

+ Ceiling Type

+ T-grid, plaster, concealed spline, etc.

+ Access requirements

+ Concealed deficient conditions

+ Able to manipulate spreadsheet data using MS Excel type software

+ Able to walk and assess area in excess of 50,000 square feet of building space per day

+ Able to discuss and articulate building systems and components with owner, owner’s representative or maintenance staff as necessary

+ Able to write concise building facility summaries detailing mechanical system and HVAC deficiencies found

+ Able to apply general construction knowledge to create building projects, develop deferred maintenance or capital plans based on types of building components and conditions encountered

+ Able to work well with team members and disciplines to complete high quality multiple-discipline field assessments

+ Able to access ceilings and roofs to assess mechanical equipment and components

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Licensed California Mechanical Engineer

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Engineering - Mechanical_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _172714BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._



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