AECOM Mechanical Engineer in Austin, Texas

United States of America - Texas, Austin

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Mechanical Engineer for immediate employment for the Austin, TX office.

The Industrial, Power, Oil & Gas business unit of AECOM in Austin, Texas, is seeking an experienced mechanical engineer to function as part of a multi-discipline project team to deliver design packages and technical work on assigned projects. The successful candidate will perform design and analysis of mechanical equipment, piping systems and structural elements in support of projects across multiple industries, including Power, Industrial, Oil and Gas. Accountable for the completion of assignments to the high standards of AECOM and the Client, within budget and schedule. Typical projects can range in value from $100,000 to $50,000,000 and encompass all phases, including engineering, procurement and construction.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepares drawings and visual aids either as self-created sketches or in collaboration with a CAD Designer / drafting team

  • Performs mechanical design calculations and standard computations including but not limited to pipe sizing, pipe stress, pipe hydraulics, thermal growth, and finite element analysis

  • Prepares technical specifications for mechanical equipment and fabricated components

  • Applies standard practices and techniques, adjusts and correlates data, recognizes discrepancies in results and follows operations through series of related detailed steps or process

  • Provides supervision on all aspects of project deliverables sufficient to provide professional engineering seal / certification

  • Works under the direction of project manager, project engineer, and/or mechanical engineering team lead

  • Provides expert judgment / direction on details of work and in making selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives

  • Performs assignments requiring application of standard scientific techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out tasks

  • Providing field support (travel required) for vendor surveillance, construction support and equipment start-up

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • 10+ years of experience

  • Professional Engineering License obtained by PE Examination

  • Demonstrated experience serving as Engineer of Record for design packages

  • Strong analytical and communication skills

  • Knowledge of and ability to apply industry codes and standards

  • Capable of functioning with spreadsheets, word processing and standard engineering software

  • Demonstrated experience mentoring and supervising junior staff

  • Good attitude

  • does not included sponsorship for US work authorization

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated experience with industry standard computer software including but not limited to AutoCAD, CAESAR II and AFT Fathom

  • Direct or Indirect project-based management of junior and/or staff-level engineers

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

Business Line Energy

Business Group

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198204BR

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.