Seeking a Plumbing Designer to join our Mechanical Engineering team - two locations are open for hire, either Bend, Oregon or Springfield, Oregon. Ideal candidate will have 1+ years of MEP industry experience and be responsible for responsible for plumbing system design and documentation for commercial, institutional, and industrial facilities.
We are a team of skilled engineers, designers, and technicians, who are also bicycle commuters, photographers, volunteers, DIY fanatics, gardeners, skiers, hikers, and experimenters. As both colleagues and friends, we enjoy working together to bring enthusiasm and a team-oriented focus on each strategically selected project.
This is a full-time, non-exempt position. Competitive salary, DOE. Comprehensive benefit package including health, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement plan with contributions and company performance bonus.
Ideal candidate will be able to complete the following tasks:
Perform study and design for projects that may include existing facility evaluations, feasibility studies, design, cost estimating, and similar functions.
Field survey to identify site conditions.
Code review and compliance.
Plumbing calculations including water supply, storm, and equipment sizes.
Design plumbing systems including sanitary waste, vent, storm, domestic water distribution systems, compressed air systems, and natural gas or propane systems.
Selects, schedules, and sizes basic plumbing system components including plumbing fixtures and equipment.
Coordination with design work of other disciplines.
Produce plumbing plans, schedules, details, and diagrams.
Review of shop drawings and product submittals.
High School degree or equivalent required; Associate degree in AutoCAD, Revit, mechanical design, science, energy analysis, or other technical-degree desirable.
1+ years of commercial plumbing design
AutoCAD proficiency required as it applies to the preparation of plumbing drawings. Revit proficiency desirable.
Ability to lay out plumbing systems and calculate flows and pressure drops for domestic water, sanitary waste, sanitary vent, and storm water systems, and size plumbing equipment such as water heaters and circulation pumps.
Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
About Systems West Engineers
Systems West Engineers is a multi-disciplinary team of engineers, designers, and technicians delivering thoughtful, effective solutions to complex MEP building systems. We show up as a leading team player in the network of contributors, always serving as a resource to elevate the work of others.
As a member of our team, you’ll consistently hear us refer to our values — they serve as our decision-making code and inform our behavior from business operations to our designs and commissioning work. Our values include support community, pursue excellence, work effectively, be responsible, serve our clients, sustain the environment, and think creatively.
We pursue the creative challenges that make for an engaging, collaborative work experience, and we’re excited to share those endeavors with each new member of our team. We believe transparency is essential to achieve stability — to us, that’s more than work-life balance, but also the peer support system that allows each of us to thrive. Over the long haul, we encourage you to identify your own unique development goals, then we offer the resources that enable your individual growth.