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Senior Mechanical Engineer

Company: Milhouse Engineering and Construction, Inc.
Location: Chicago
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Our Aviation team is truly expanding and we'd like to bring on a new Senior Mechanical Engineer who will be essential in continuing our growth (across the country!).

As a critical team member the Senior Mechanical Engineer will manage and design HVAC related projects for our design build projects within aviation; terminal design for large facilities like O'Hare, Midway, JFK and alike!

What You Will Do:

  • Design to client and regulatory requirements
  • Manage mid to large size projects to schedule and budget
  • Keep Milhouse Engineering management advised of all quality, schedule, and budget variances in a timely manner
  • Manage team resources to quality, schedule, and budget requirements
  • Shop drawing review and disposition
  • Preparing project documents and reports
  • Maintaining project files
  • Creating and enforcing project quality plan
  • Data and document entry into various platforms
  • Reporting safety, health, and quality issues to leadership
  • Prepare contract amendments, change order documentation, and claims documentation
  • Support proposal opportunities that are strategically aligned with your group
  • Participates in the RFP/RFQ process including, site visits, client meetings, scope development, preparation of project approach, technical execution plans, schedules, and interviews
  • System Calculations (Building Loads, Pump Calculation, etc.) Your Background:
    • 10 -15 years of mechanical engineering experience within Building Systems/Build Design
    • Proven experience supporting the RFP process and like bid functions
    • Experience working on building systems within aviation, facilities, terminals, building management designs and/or commercial builds on large scale
    • Extensive experience with HVAC design
    • Also advantageous is your experience with treatment plants, pumping stations, linear work and alike
    • Knowledge of applicable codes and standards
    • Knowledge of CPM schedule analysis Why Milhouse?
      • Entrepreneurial environment with exposure to our empowering Executive team
      • Encouraging, warm and dynamic workplace with the opportunity to grow and develop
      • Coffee, tea, breakfast and snacks provided in office
      • Happy hour on Friday afternoons
      • Various socials throughout the year
      • Competitive pay and benefits package
      • Milhouse University, a learning and developmental tool to up skill yourself in a class room style environment, virtual learning, or self paced online tutorials.

        Why join the Aviation team? Here's why:

        The Aviation team is a collaborative and multidisciplinary group that strives for the best results daily. As a melting pot of mechanical, civil, and electrical engineers as well as architects this offers our team exposure to many different facets of engineering and the ability to see how it all comes together to support our clients. Our team prides themselves on mentorship and ensures team members are partnered with one another to foster an environment of learning and development. This team in particular likes to connect on a professional and social level; after all we spend 5 days a week at work, so a strong sense of camaraderie is important! If you want to be a part of this synergetic environment, apply today!

        Here's a little information on Milhouse Engineering and Construction, Inc.:

        Milhouse Engineering and Construction, Inc. was founded in 2001 with the goal of building the best engineering company in the country. It was based on the belief that if we hired great people, fueled their passion while challenging them to excel, and maintained a laser focus on the needs of your clients, success would come- and so it has. Our portfolio of successful projects continues to grow, our family of highly satisfied clients continues to expand, and our staff just gets better and better.

        We are a unique, Chicago-based firm whose collective passion, vision and expertise has led to phenomenal growth and being named "Chicago's 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For" 15 years in a row! With more than 200 talented professionals and offices across the country, Milhouse offers a dynamic work environment where there is no limit to what you can achieve if you are willing to go after it.

        Our people are the cornerstone of our organization, and key to our success. Join a remarkably talented team that shares a passion for what they do and a vision for improving communities around the world through innovative engineering and construction. Click here to see who we are, and how our people drive our culture each & every day.

        Click here to see all of our awards and how many times we've won Chicago's 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For!

        Important Notice to US Applicants

        Milhouse Engineering and Construction, Inc. is an at-will employer.

        We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

        Benefits List:




        Life Insurance

        Short Term Disability Insurance

        401(k) Plan

        Transit Benefits Program

        Paid Time Off (PTO)

        Employee Education & Development Program

        Paid Holidays

        Employee Referral Program

        Wellness Program

        Employee Recognition Program

        Lunch and Learns

        Milhouse University Classes (Cross Functional Training)

        Higher Level Professional Development/Certification support

        Paid Maternity and Paternity leave (plus incentives to support you in your first year of parenthood)

Keywords: Milhouse Engineering and Construction, Inc., Chicago , Senior Mechanical Engineer, Engineering , Chicago, Illinois

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