Senior Mechanical Engineer

Wood Group   •  

Portland, ME

Industry: Energy & Utilities


8 - 10 years

Posted 48 days ago

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer. The Wood E&IS Portland, Maine Office is a multi-disciplinary science/engineering/architecture team of 150+ staff, located in one of the most livable cities in the US. Wood offers the technical challenges of projects located throughout the US within the relaxed environment of a small, vibrant city. This individual will; possess the ability to work as an integral part of a project team, interface with both internal and external project team members, and collaborate with multi-disciplinary project teams.

Key Responsibilities

  • Have thorough knowledge of HVAC building systems. Experience with plumbing, fire protection, and electrical building systems a plus.
  • Calculate heating and cooling loads using energy modeling.
  • Survey the existing mechanical systems of buildings
  • Design duct distribution and mechanical systems
  • Energy Consumption and LEED experience.
  • Manage engineering role of projects from design development through construction.
  • Coordinate with other disciplines in the building design field and work in a team environment.
  • Military and civilian fuel system experience desirable.
  • Medical HVAC and plumbing desirable
  • Manufacturing process and plant design desirable.

Skills / Qualifications


  • BS or Advanced Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Professional Engineer registration
  • Experience: 7+ years’ experience in performing construction designs for mechanical systems.
  • Expertise through past experience in developing construction plans, specifications, cost estimates, schedules, and construction planning documents
  • LEED AP a plus but not required
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, experience with Revit MEP
  • Must be a US citizen
  • Must pass drug test, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company’s driving (MVR) policy


  • Registration in multiple states and/or NCEES registration
  • LEED certification
  • Experience leading multi-discipline design teams
  • Experience in conducting design reviews
  • Experience in design/build

Physical Demands

  • Work is typically performed in an office setting
  • While performing site visits or inspections, may require bending, stooping, climbing, and carrying