Mechanical Designer/Engineer

Job Number
Job Title
Mechanical Designer/Engineer
Salary Range
Depends on Experience
Benefits included (Extended health, Professional memberships/associations paid for, gym membership, development programs, Employee Stock Purchase Program).
Engineering & Technical Trades
Engineering & Technical Trades
Vancouver - BC
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Company Details

Our client is a global engineering consulting firm offering a wide variety of services to the building and construction industry. They have offices around the world and work on the most exciting international projects.


Their Vancouver office is looking for a Mechanical Designer/Engineer with previous design experience and ability to work alongside the existing Vancouver team. Flexibility to work from home will be offered.


This position provides the opportunity to work with a truly innovative and passionate team as well as the chance to potentially work in other offices overseas (if of interest in the future).




  • Preparing drawings, reports and mechanical specifications.
  • Coordinating with our client’s team of engineers, as well as coordinating externally with external design team members/stakeholders.
  • Providing regular reviews on projects to evaluate clients’ expectations.
  • Conducting process improvement analysis as it relates to the operation and performance of systems.
  • Supporting business development activities for the Mechanical Engineering team in Vancouver.
  • Potential for other leadership roles in the future.
  • Ability to occasionally adapt working hours for international coordination.



  • University Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Mechanical Technology Diploma considered).
  • 4+ years of relevant building systems design experience (ideally 2+ years with Lower Mainland BC).
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada for an indefinite period.
  • Strong Technical ability. Strength in designing and doing field reviews for Residential, Commercial, Institutional and Light Industrial buildings.
  • Competency in BCBC, BCPC, VBBL, VPBL.
  • Competency in ASHRAE 62/62.1/62.2 (ventilation), ASHRAE 90.1 (energy conservation), Energy Step Code (energy conservation), CSA B149 (gas code), NFPA 96 (commercial kitchen ventilation), and Worksafe BC guidelines.
  • Competency compiling Engineering drawings (hand sketch/CAD/REVIT).
  • Mechanical load analyses & software interpretation.
  • Incorporating multidisciplinary information (e.g., electrical, architectural, structural, geotechnical, energy modelling, sustainability acoustics, client requirements).
  • Client communication at site meetings, teleconferences, presentations.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Approaches tasks in a positive and professional manner.
  • Calm and productive when under pressure from deadlines.
  • Able to clearly explain engineering design information to clients.
  • Class 5 BC Driver’s License.
  • 5-digit / 6-digit NMS (specification) editing.
  • Personable and comfortable with clients.
  • Needs to have good planning and organisational skills.
  • Able to deliver accurate & consistent results in a complex and deadline driven environment.


Recruiter Info


Alessia Pagliaroli

Senior Recruiter at Goldbeck Recruiting Inc.

Alessia takes a consultative approach with all her placements. She feels that, as a recruitment specialist, she is the “eyes and ears of the market” for both the client and candidate. She enjoys bringing value to her clients by being completely transparent, knowing the industry, and providing a competitive point of view.

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