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Staff Mechanical Engineer

Industrial Panel Solutions, Inc. Omaha, NE

Job Description

EAD is one of Omaha's leading, progressive and innovative construction, controls and engineering consulting firms.  Locally owned, we are involved with project work locally, nationally, and internationally. Our specialty areas include: Food, Renewable Energy, Chemical, Pharmaceutical and Parcel. 

EAD Management Services is looking for a seasoned Staff Mechanical Engineer for projects in industrial, processing and commercial facilities. 



  • Plan and conduct independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures and criteria

  • Prepare and modify drawings, specifications, calculations, charts and graphs

  • Ensure compliance with applicable codes, accepted engineering practices and EAD standards

  • Detail portions of projects using schematic or conceptual layouts

  • Deliver quality construction documentation specifications, equipment layouts, HVAC design, plumbing design, dust collection system design and piping design

  • Specify process equipment including pressure vessels, atmospheric tanks, pumps and heat exchangers

  • Specify material handling equipment including conveyors, pneumatic conveying systems and dust collection

  • Assume the lead engineer role on assigned projects

  • Perform field activities such as documenting existing field conditions, taking and verifying measurements within project area

  • Ensure that on-site construction work is carried out according to local regulations and requirements

  • Provide conceptual drawings and sketches to incorporate in final drawings by Designers/Drafters

  • Research design options and document findings

  • Handle routine contract administration

  • Develop proposals for engineering projects and construction estimates

  • Capability and experience in managing and performing projects in a fast paced environment

  • Manage time and prioritize tasks to achieve results within cost and schedule constraints

  • Interface with clients, vendors, contractors and project team

  • Perform and document technical design reviews with other disciplines on the project team to produce the highest level of quality

  • Adhering to all EADs safety standards and practices

  • Perform other duties as assigned



  • B.S. Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar field from an ABET accredited institution

  • 6 years mechanical design, specifying mechanical equipment, engineering process plants and overall industrial or commercial design experience

  • Licensed Professional Engineer or willing to obtain within 6 months

  • A minimum of 3 years experience with HVAC and air handling systems in industrial or commercial settings required

  • Knowledge of building codes and NFPA standards

  • Proficient with Excel spreadsheets including macros

  • Experience in working with bioprocess and/or petrochemical clients, construction of large industrial plant or power stations preferred

  • Ability to set priorities and organize work to meet project deadlines and budgets

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with clients, vendors and in-house staff

  • Self-starter with strong attention to detail

  • Working Knowledge of AutoCAD

  • Possess and able to maintain a valid driver's license

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office


Working Conditions:

  • Office, plant, or client site environment*

  • Ability to sit and work at computer for an extended period of time

  • Ability to walk up numerous flights of stairs/ladders multiple times a day and/or work in tight spaces in extreme conditions

  • May work near moving mechanical parts and equipment*

  • Office, Commercial and/or Industrial setting with the potential of exposure to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals*

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.*

  • Periodic weekend, holiday or evening work as needed

  • Travel and/or field experience required

            *EAD will provide training, administrative/engineering controls, and personal protective    equipment as necessary.

Job Details

Date Posted September 5, 2017
Date Closes October 5, 2017
Requisition 6
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At EAD Corporate Office
SOC Category 00-0000.00