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Mechanical Engineer - CMTA Midwest

Fargo, ND, USA Req #420
Thursday, May 11, 2023
CMTA, a Legence company

CMTA is one of the fastest growing engineering firms in the U.S. with nationally recognized expertise in sustainable, high performance building engineering. We are a collaborative, competitive, innovative, and energetic group of engineers and team leaders who incorporate a holistic approach towards consulting engineering, performance contracting, and zero energy projects. We focus on finding engineers whose personalities lead them to excellence, and we provide exceptional opportunities for our employees.

Job Summary: 
This position will provide mechanical services that meet and exceed a client’s expectations. They will provide advice, make decisions, and develop complex elements regarding mechanical design and project development. This position is responsible for mechanical system design, client meetings, equipment selection, construction observation, and other mechanical engineering responsibilities. They will collaborate with mechanical team members to ensure projects move forward smoothly and are completed on-time and on-budget. This position is also responsible to continue to build trusting client relationships.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Correctly complete load calculations and select equipment for specific projects.
  • Required presence onsite and attendance at construction meetings to observe and report technical findings.
  • Efficiently prioritize and maintain a balance and schedule between all projects and deadlines.
  • Provide descriptive solutions to mechanical design difficulties.
  • Professionally provide pro-active communication with clients to discover and implement expectations.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Problem Solving:
Problem solving involves identification and analysis of diverse problems; solutions are often found by reviewing standard documented processes and/or work procedures and modifying them to apply to the situation.  Guidance is usually provided on what source(s) to consult, and decision is reviewed by supervisor before implementation.
Supervision Required:
Supervision is present to review broad objectives relative to basic position duties and day-to-day department duties.  Basic work and decisions do not require direction or review by immediate supervisor.  Strategic issues are referred to supervisor.
Decision-Making Impact:
Independent judgment is required to analyze problems and perform needs assessments.  Uses judgment in adapting broad guidelines to achieve desired result.  Regular exercise of independent judgment is used.  Makes recommendations that affect policies, procedures, and practices.  Refers exceptions to policies and procedures to the supervisor.
Decisions impact department, outside departments, and the organization.
Work Complexity:
Tasks are multiple and diverse with some connectedness across processes.  Work requires the direct application of a variety of procedures, policies, and processes.
Supervisory Responsibilities:
This position will not supervise.
Qualifications (Education, Experience, and Licenses/Certifications required):
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.
  • P.E. Licensed Mechanical Engineer
  • 7+ years of experience (K-12 school experience preferred)
  • Proven ability to maintain a high level of professionalism and organization.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven ability to work successfully on a team and listen carefully.
  • Desire to produce quality work and grow professionally in the engineering field.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office products.
  • Proven ability to maintain excellent integrity and ethical standards within role.
  • Ability to work outside normal business hours as project schedules and deadlines require.
Physical Requirements:
This position requires regular sitting, talking, hearing, and vision. Frequent walking and standing will be required, as well as, occasional climbing/balancing, reaching with arms, crouching/crawling, feeling/touching, and lifting/carrying objects weighing over 20lbs.

Health and Welfare Benefits
  • Health and Welfare
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Prescription drug
  • Employee assistance program
Personal Benefits
  • Paid vacation
  • Company-paid holidays
  • Sick leave
  • Bereavement leave
  • Jury duty
Financial Benefits
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Company-paid long-term disability insurance
  • AD&D insurance
  • Life insurance
About Legence
Legence, a Blackstone portfolio company, is an Energy Transition Accelerator™ that provides advisory services and implementation focused on financing, designing, building, and servicing complex systems in mission-critical and high performance facilities. With five decades of expertise in the built environment, Legence has a proven track record of reducing carbon emissions, implementing renewables, lowering utility costs through efficiency consumption, and making systems run better at unmatched speed and scale. To learn more about Legence and its services, visit https://www.wearelegence.com/.

Contingent Employment Statement
Offers of employment for this role may be contingent upon successfully passing a background check and/or drug screen. Execution of screens will vary based on role requirements and Company policy. All background checks and drug screens will be done in accordance with applicable federal, state, or local law.
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  • Fargo, ND, USA