Mechanical Systems – Project Engineer – 0421-B

Design Systems, Inc.

Farmington Hills, MI

Position Duties:

This position will be responsible for engineering, sizing, and designing various piping and HVAC systems, including, compressed air, water, paint, coolant, sludge, etc..

  • Assist in managing process engineering, OEM suppliers engineering & fabrication, and field installation contracts
  • Assist in preparing engineering estimates and performance specifications for obtaining process engineering service contracts
  • Help review project milestone schedules for equipment fabrication & installation
  • Travel to fabrication & integration shops and plant sites as required to ensure fabrication & installation requirements are met
  • Provide technical support for installation & start-up of piping and HVAC systems
  • Help monitor project progress to schedule & develop strategies to meet targets & provide management reports
  • Review shop drawings to ensure compliance with technical specifications and maintainability & quality objectives
  • Help coordinate field changes & prepare appropriate documentation
  • Attend and chair engineering and coordination meetings as required to maintain project coordination
  • Sizing and designing of piping and HVAC systems including pumps, valves, hangers, dampers, gauges, etc. to provide a full system design.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • 3 year’s mechanical systems engineering experience
  • This position requires construction / installation support experience as well as design experience
  • Familiarity with automotive paint shops, body shop, and Powertrain systems preferred.
  • Ability to properly design and size various piping systems and HVAC systems required.
  • Paint or sealer circulation systems experience a plus.
  • Manufacturing / factory experience preferred.
  • Ability to travel out of town for 6-12 months a plus

Computer Skills:

  • Microsoft Office
  • Revit
  • Inventor
  • AutoCAD

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to Travel
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Personal Credit Card

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