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Mechanical Engineer PE

Company: Planate Management Group
Location: Los Angeles
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Mechanical Engineer PE at Planate Management Group www.planate.net Back to all openings Apply Planate Management Group (PMG) is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, and Orlando, Florida USA with technical support centers in South East Asia and East Africa, that provides program management and facilities engineering services worldwide. Planate is a small business provider of planning, design, infrastructure management, technical consulting, engineering, and construction management services in support of the US Department of Defense (DOD) and its service (Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps) missions, along with other federal agencies, all over the world. The -Mechanical -Engineer -is responsible for -developing -mechanical -engineering requirements and solutions in a hospital environment. -You will be -performing a variety of engineering duties to support the Department of Veterans Affairs -Palo Alto Health Care. -This requirement is for on-site (not remote) work at the VA Palo Alto Healthcare System (VAPAHCS). -This position has been awarded to Planate. -Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and evaluate new projects and coordinate with other disciplines to determine design requirements.
  • Develop conceptual solutions to problems with detailed designs, assist in the execution of projects within defined design and cost parameters, and present to teams and clients.
  • Assess the impact of standard exceptions on established engineering principles and practices and conceptualize acceptable design exceptions and mitigation strategies, as necessary, to meet customer needs.
  • Act as subject matter expert in designing and submitting engineering plans, calculations, and drawings to a public authority for approval, or seal engineering work for public and private clients.
  • Perform and evaluate engineering economic analyses and evaluate proper systems to meet scope requirements.
  • Verify the adequacy of building systems related to their respective disciplines.
  • Interpret/coordinate/apply/communicate the Architectural/Engineering plans and specifications, laws, regulations, policies, and guidance related to healthcare design.
  • Assist in the development of plans for accomplishing business objectives and implementing quality initiatives, including assisting in the formulation and establishment of policies, standards, guidelines, and priorities for team operations.
  • Develop the design and monitor the budget and schedule for assigned projects and have responsibility for the project from initial scoping through construction support.
  • Develop plans, specifications, and estimates (PS&E) packages that clearly define the work, are biddable and emphasize context sensitivity, safety, and constructability. Identify appropriate bid items, perform quantity computations for all facets of healthcare facility design, and develop summary tables for project plans and price estimates for all work items for assigned projects.
  • Prepare appropriate design documentation and provide quality control reviews on PS&Es prepared by other designers.Qualifications To be successful in the role:
    • Bachelor's degree or higher in Engineering or Architecture from an Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) curriculum (excludes Engineering Technology) (Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Architecture, and Architectural Engineering.)
    • Minimum of seven (7) years of specialized experience.
    • A professional Engineer or a Licensed Architect is required.
    • In-depth knowledge of all facets of the design process and knowledge of healthcare industry standards and related regulatory agencies and organizations (including, but not limited to The Joint Commission (TJC), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA), etc.) regulations, requirements, guides, policies, procedures, directives, standards, and general medical program requirements is highly desired.
    • Design experience must include but not be limited to ground-up, TI, infrastructure/utility upgrade, etc. for commercial, light commercial, light industrial, or institutional buildings.
    • Healthcare design experience and professional registration in the project jurisdiction are desired.
    • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Experience in preparing correspondence, written reports, and briefing clients and management personnel.
    • In-depth knowledge of applicable codes related to mechanical or electrical engineering.
    • Ability to use computer software to create drawings or virtual models of design elements. -COVID 19 PROTOCOL: Due to the nature of work, the successful candidate will be required to comply with all Federal guidelines regarding vaccination for all employees and contractors (as applicable in the respective U.S. State or outlying area). Please refer to Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors for more information.Why Planate?Planate Management Group is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.Joining the Planate team opens you to an experience working for a Global company where you are among a team that is considered a premier trusted partner for planning, design, engineering, asset management, and professional service solutions anytime, anywhere. We Take Care of Our Own; Personally, and Professionally, Up and Down The Line.LLC: Full-Time employees enjoy the following benefits:
      • Medical insurance
      • 401K plan eligibility upon hire
      • Health and Savings Account plan
      • Paid Holidays
      • Paid Time Off
      • Wellness Offering
      • Training and Development
      • License/Certification support
      • Recognition and Rewards program
      • Travel InsuranceWe'd love for you to be a part of our Global workforce, helping us serve as an effective and integrated partner to advance every client's mission!Visit our career site https://planate.com/careers/ to know more about our other openings. Apply Back to all openings Share this opening with friends powered by Trakstar Hire

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