Parsons Corporation Principal Mechanical Engineer in Yanbu, United States

Principal Mechanical Engineer


Yanbu, Al Madinah, Saudi Arabia

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Position Overview:

  • Provide technical support to engineering department in the development and execution of various projects related to communities and infrastructure projects.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Familiarizes with all Client’s codes and standards, general design criteria and technical guidelines, standard drawings and standard guide specifications

  • Review of A/E contractors design submittals, specifications, technical reports, calculations and coordinate work of other disciplines and departments.

  • Preparation of technical specifications and drawings for bid packages related to the development of various community and industrial projects.

  • Will implement methods and solutions for complex engineering problems and will select the most efficient and economical manner to meet our clients’ design objectives.

  • Leads other engineers and design personnel in technical excellence and growth in the quality improvement process.

  • Provides technical consultations for interdisciplinary analytical studies and analyses.

  • Assists in the review of vendor drawings and shop drawings.

  • Prepare conceptual design and layouts.

  • Performs field inspection and provide field support, as necessary during construction phases.

  • Provide response and technical solutions to RFI’s raised by contractors, operation and maintenance.

  • Must work well within a dynamic team and serve as a technical consultant to the client.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university with major course work in mechanical engineering or a related field of study.

  • Minimal 12-15 years of experience in designing mechanical systems for buildings including fire protection, PG and HVAC systems.

  • Familiar with NFPA and HVAC codes and design requirements.

  • Estimate the fire flow needed for sprinkler systems, heating and air conditioning calculations for various occupational enclosed spaces such as in office buildings, laboratories, power plants, water/wastewater plants, etc. based on master plan and various building uses.

  • Conduct the design of the proposed FP/PG and HVAC systems including all plumbing, fittings, piping, sprinkler heads, wet and dry sprinkler systems, ductwork, vents, networks, pumps, motors, engines, AC Units, compressors, mechanical/forced and natural ventilation systems, and other mechanical equipment associated with these types of building systems.

  • Understanding of electrical power loads and electrical requirements associated with mechanical equipment used in FP/PG and HVAC systems is required.

  • Conduct design of all FP/PG and HVAC mechanical systems in various building projects.

  • Develop the hydraulic modeling simulation and design calculations of all pressurized water systems were required by local specifications and codes.

  • Coordinate with all relevant stakeholders and government authorities plus developers, consultants and contractors working within the area under study or adjacent areas.

  • Professional Engineer (PE) registration is preferred.

  • Must demonstrate continual progression of experience and expertise in relevant discipline.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in both spoken and written English. Knowledge of Arabic language is a plus.

  • Knowledge of computers and basic software applications such as: AutoCAD, WaterCAD, Creo/Solidworks, TRNSYS, Fine HVAC, and MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point).

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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