Stantec System

Intermediate / Senior Mechanical Engineer

Location CA-NT-Yellowknife
Posted Date 4 months ago(10/23/2017 9:47 AM)
Job ID
# of Openings Remaining
Experience (Years)
Buildings Engineering

Your Opportunity

Our Buildings Engineering group specializes in the design and construction of commercial, institutional, and industrial buildings and engineering projects throughout Northern Canada. This is where great ideas and rewarding careers are built. We provide professional engineering capabilities for each of the major building engineering disciplines including mechanical, structural and electrical services as well as sustainability and performance engineering services. Focused on providing the most efficient solutions to engineering challenges, we are often involved on projects from the initial planning stages to design, construction, and commissioning. Our structure cultivates career growth and provides opportunities as unique as you are.


Our Yellowknife, Northwest Territory office has an immediate need for an Intermediate Mechanical Buildings HVAC Engineer.  This position would suit a strong generalist with mechanical design experience in HVAC, plumbing, controls and fire protection.


Your Duties

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Design of mechanical HVAC, plumbing, fire protection and control systems.
  • Liaison and coordinate with external and internal clients to develop engineering projects.
  • Assist in business development including preparing proposals and engineering fees.
  • Prepare project documents, equipment specifications and capital cost estimates.
  • Prepare engineering reports, tender and construction drawings, and documents.
  • Provide engineering project management services.
  • Mentor and train junior engineering staff.
  • Assist with maintaining quality control of deliverables, including peer review.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Post- secondary degree as a Mechanical Engineer from an accredited university.
  • Professional Engineer Designation in NWT/Nunavut.
  • LEED certification is considered a definite asset.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ professional experience in a consulting environment specifically in buildings engineering.
  • Previous experience with engineering software applications such as TRANE Trace Load 700, EE4, and other design tools will be a definite asset;
  • Computer proficiency, especially in Microsoft® Excel and Word is required.
  • Computer proficiency in Revit and/or AutoCAD will be a definite asset.
  • Thorough knowledge and familiarity with applicable Codes and Standards including NFPA, CSA, NBCC, ASHRAE, NFC, NPCC.
  • Possesses or is able to get the required security clearances is essential.
  • Good interpersonal skills required for internal team interfaces.
  • Excellent verbal communication and technical writing skills is required. 
  • Ability to work independently is required.




We would like to thank all candidates that apply; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

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