Plumbing & Fire Protection Project Engineer

Plumbing & Fire Protection Project Engineer


Schenectady, New York

Employment Type


Architecture, Engineering & Construction

Job ID



A leading MEP Engineering & Consulting firm is looking to add a Plumbing & Fire Protection Project Engineer to their Schenectady, NY team.

Job Description:

  • Independently evaluate, select and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making minor adoptions and modifications to create schematic.  
  • Assignments have clear and specified objectives and require the investigation of a limited number of variables.
  • Works with Principal, Associate and/or Senior Engineer/Designer to clarify project scope and schedule of deliverables.
  • Supervision and guidance related largely to overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts and policy matters.
  • Consults with Principal, Associate, Group Manager or Senior Engineer concerning unusual problems and development.
  • Prepare project plans and specifications.
  • Supervise Designers and CAD Operators as related to tasks in progress.
  • Responsible for accuracy of design, specifications, drawings, etc.
  • Establish project design concepts, design criteria and scope, space requirements, etc.
  • Make engineering computations.
  • Project cost estimating.
  • Coordinate between trades, architect, client, etc.
  • Equipment selection, sizing, etc.
  • Check work of designers and CAD operators.
  • Review of shop drawings.
  • Provide suggestions for improvements of M/E Standards.
  • Supervises, coordinates and reviews the work of Designers and CAD Operators.

Job Requirements:

  • Preferably has a Professional Engineering License (P.E.) or Engineer-in-Training (E.I.T.) working toward P.E. Licensing.
  • Bachelor of Science Degree or equivalent.
  • Two years of experience in responsible charge of project design in respective discipline.

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Contact Details:

Cathryn Gonis