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HVAC Designer, Intermediate/Senior

HVAC Designer, Intermediate/Senior

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Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Mechanical
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Mining & Minerals business performs consulting and EPCM services for many of the world’s leading mining companies and is executing world-class projects on five continents. 


Wood currently has an exciting opportunity for an HVAC Designer, Intermediate/Senior. Reporting to the Mechanical Department Manager, this position is located in our Vancouver, BC office. This role has overall responsibility for providing HVAC design support on our major projects. If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast paced environment, this is the opportunity for you.


Key Responsibilities

  • Designing and drafting of general arrangements, equipment and auxiliary components in 2D and 3D drawing environments for industrial plants and related infrastructure
  • Preparing conceptual HVAC system design for industrial plants
  • Preparing HVAC material take-offs
  • Preparing project documents and reviewing those prepared by others for scope, presentation and technical accuracy
  • Designing experience in diesel/propane fuel and fire protection is definitely an asset
  • Sizing HVAC equipment, heat recovery equipment, air systems, hydronic systems, natural gas piping, plumbing systems
  • Supervising and leading work groups or project teams
  • Demonstrating effective organizational skills and handling multiple tasks independently, and as part of a team
  • Establishing good working relationships and communication with project management, area leads, department managers, clients and other team members to coordinate and ensure the compatibility of design
  • Supervising and mentoring junior staff, including assigning work and evaluating technical competence

Skills / Qualifications

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Design Technology
  • 10 + years proven HVAC experience with AutoCAD (2008 to 2014) and excellent knowledge of 3D design/drafting in Industrial, Mining or Pulp & Paper
  • BIM Revit experience is required
  • PDMS experience is an asset

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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