Senior Mechanical Engineer / Project Manager

Smith Seckman Reid   •  

Nashville, TN

11 - 15 years

Posted 268 days ago

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Looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer/Project Manager for Nashville.


This position Directs the technical activities on assigned projects and ensures that the technical staff understands and adheres to the discipline technical policies and procedures; participates in the development of technical studies, investigations and designs in support of assigned projects; assists the project manager in the scoping, pricing and staffing of projects and in the production of projects on time, within budget and of the highest technical quality.



Key Responsibilities:


  • Assists in the development of technical documentation, proposals, and presentations to clients
  • Coordinates project designs with other disciplines to determine equipment needs, implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, and provide technical information
  • Coordinates with suppliers, contractors, clients, and client representatives to determine project scope
  • Performs specific engineering studies, engineering calculations, and other design analyses using industry software
  • Evaluates the work of technical staff and provides feedback and/or corrections based on client needs
  • Produces written specifications for project equipment and construction methods
  • Takes the lead in developing design approaches and concepts on assigned projects and requests assistance from the technical staff when needed
  • Attends meetings with owners, clients, or architects to determine project scope as needed
  • Assists project manager in establishing budgets, cost estimates, and project schedules
  • Coordinates with local authorities, utilities, and municipalities to ensure compliance with construction and government standards
  • Communicates information from meetings to project staff
  • Assists division managers in the execution of technical training programs for staff
  • Conducts project job site visits during construction to monitor progress and ensure conformance to design specifications, owner expectations, and building codes
  • Reviews shop drawings and submittals
  • Ensures that company technical policies and procedures are practiced during the execution of projects for clients
  • Assists division managers and team leaders in the performance evaluations staff


An ideal candidate will possess the following requirements:

  • M.S. OR B.S. degree in Engineering OR a B.S.A.E. and ten or more years applicable experience in discipline design and analysis
  • Project Management experience
  • Experience in Sports building design
  • Registered Professional Engineerrequired
  • Leed Certification preferred
  • Renewable energy systems & net zero experience a plus