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Commercial Plumbing Designer

Fairfax, VA 22033

Posted: 03/05/2023 Job Number: 23889

Job Description

Commercial Plumbing Designer to support the Department of Design Manager and the Design Department by utilizing their skills and knowledge to design plumbing systems for residential, multi-family, and light commercial projects.

  • BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering is required.
  • Candidates must have an EIT (Fundamentals of Engineering Exam) or be willing to take the EIT Exam within 3 months of hire.
  • 4 to 6 years of relevant work experience in commercial projects, including.
    • 4-story Townhomes
    • Apartment Buildings
    • Condo Buildings
    • 1-story commercial projects including but not limited to the office (tenant) fit-outs, garages, restaurants, and lounges.
  • Thorough understanding of AutoCAD MEP
  • Advanced Proficiency in Engineering Software such as AutoCAD MEP
  • Advanced Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Work, Excel, Outlook, SharePoint)
  • Excellent communication, organizational and work coordination, and interpersonal skills are critical to the success of this position.
  • Must exhibit professional behaviors and maintain high ethical standards.
  • A minimum requirement for this U.S.-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. There is no visa sponsorship/support for this position, including assistance with the U.S. Permanent Residency (green card) Process.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Perform plumbing calculations for residential, multi-family, and small commercial projects using International Plumbing Codes.
  • Design and prepare plumbing drawings for systems including sanitary waste, vent, storm, and domestic water distribution.
  • Design and prepare plumbing drawings for gas distribution systems using calculations and sizing requirements per IPC and IFGC.
  • Select schedules, sizing, and components of plumbing fixtures, drains, and equipment.
  • Prepare plumbing construction drawings using AutoCAD MEP
  • Analyze plumbing engineering problems and formulate solutions.
  • Communicate any auditing areas to Management and provide options for resolution.
  • Manage project flow and deadlines efficiently and promptly.
  • Receive and understand client constraints.
  • Manage and control all data through Excel and SharePoint
  • Understand current IECC, IMC, IPC, IBC, IRC, IFGC, and state codes.
  • Learn new engineering skills and take continued education seminars as needed or required.
  • Organize scope into significant categories to outline deliverables and milestones.
  • Determine the primary timetable for deliverables.
  • Interface with Operations, Owners, and Subcontractors to discuss the impact of work and resolution of problems.
Salary Range:
  • $70k/yr. - $75k/yr.
Type of Job:
  • Direct Hire
Shift and Hours
  • Monday – Friday
  • 8 AM- 5 PM
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please contact Jaie Rogers at jrogers@selectek.com or 678-802-6632.

Meet Your Recruiter

Jaie Rogers
Technical Recruiter

Hi, my name is Jaie Rogers and I am a native of Honduras.  My family moved to Bronx, NY when I was two years old and in 2003 I made the move to the Atlanta, GA area where I currently reside.  I started my career in recruiting and staffing in 2010.  My background consists of recruiting for various positions in the medical field, call-centers, property management, industrial manufacturing plants, along with engineering and technical roles.  The most exciting part of my job is talking to a variety of people every day and getting to know them.  The most filling part is being a career matchmaker for both my client and the candidates.

In my free time, I enjoy reading, sewing, thrifting, playing sports, and spending time with my family.

I do not like to quit or give up, so you will always be in the best hands when it comes to finding the top career opportunities.

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