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Parsons Corporation Principal Mechanical Engineer in Yanbu, United States

Principal Mechanical Engineer


Yanbu, Al Madinah, Saudi Arabia

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Principal Objective:

Provide technical support to Engineering Department in development and execution of various projects related to communities and infrastructure projects.

Organizational Relationship:

Principal Mechanical Engineer - (General) will report to a Mechanical Supervising Engineer. Will interact and coordinate work with other Royal Commission Departments.

Major Activities Performed :

  • Familiarizes with Royal Commission 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.

  • Provides 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.

  • Bachelor Degree from an accredited University with major course work in Mechanical Engineering or a related field of study.

  • Minimal 10-15 years of experience in designing mechanical systems for buildings and infrastructure projects. Must have a general broad based knowledge of both buildings and infrastructure type projects.

  • Familiar with NFPA and HVAC codes and design requirements.

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

  • Be able to provide general mechanical design overview and support on projects involving 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. Work may also include power and water/wastewater systems, so a broad area of knowledge is preferred.

  • Understanding of electrical power loads and electrical requirements associated with mechanical equipment used is required.

  • Develop the hydraulic modeling simulation and design calculations of all pressurized water systems where 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, FineHVAC, and Ms Office (Word, Excel, Power Point).

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

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.