Senior Mechanical (HVAC) Engineer

Location: Burlington ON Posted Date: May 17, 2019
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Employer Job Id: AUS0003BO Careermine Job Id: 1774592
We are seeking energetic and enthusiastic people for the role of Senior Mechanical (HVAC) Engineer (Contractual) to join our Burlington office.

This will include completing detail design projects, investigating unusual and difficult problems, determining causes of failure, devising effective solutions, scheduling of engineers, technical support staff, and sub-contractors to ensure projects are completed on time and on budget.

Specifically, as HVAC Engineer you will develop, approve and co-ordinate work schedules to ensure that objectives of cost, quality and time are met. Develop and recommend improvements in the design process to lower costs, improve work quality and facilitate maintenance. Investigate, advise and solve unusual design and field engineering problems by devising new approaches or applying existing criteria in novel ways. Develop guidelines and initiate investigations of engineers under your direction.

Key areas or tasks:

  • Experienced and confident to liaison directly with clients/owners to develop project needs from initial concepts through to implementation and dealing with contractors to provide complete systems integration/commissioning to the successful satisfaction of the client.
  • Prepare and/or interpret design criteria and scope
  • Prepare P&ID and flow sheet diagrams, schematics and balances
  • Be proficient in Industrial and Building HVAC and air movement systems, as well, building utilities design such as Steam and Condensate, Hot Water, chilled water and cooling tower systems and associated piping distribution networks, Pump design and selection, Fire Suppression Systems, Storm and Sanitary piping designs, Compressed Air, and other specialty process piping network designs.
  • Specify and select equipment and systems for purchase
  • Prepare cost estimates for engineering work and/or capital expenditures
  • Organize, plan, schedule, and budget engineering, drafting, and design work. Assume responsibility for engineering, design and drafting work within assigned areas
  • Prepare design and construction standards and contract specifications, scope documents, and special details
  • Layout and arrange plant, equipment, systems, instruments and controls, structures, and utilities
  • Perform calculations and conduct analyses and studies as necessary to complete design work
  • Check drawings for accuracy and overall quality
  • Document the engineering and design work
  • Write technical reports


Ausenco is a global leader in engineering, project management and operations solutions for the resources and energy sectors. As a member of our team you'll be encouraged to embrace challenges and discover innovative solutions to each and every project. For that, you'll receive a competitive remuneration package and the opportunity to pursue your career path.

If this role sounds like you, please submit a detailed application directly to this posting. We thank you for your submission and will contact you if we need further information, or if we wish to progress to interview.

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). Ausenco will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs .