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Senior Project Engineer/ Manager – Paint Process - 0133 - Farmington Hills, MI

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Company Name:Design Systems, Inc.
Location:Farmington Hills, MI
Employment Type:Full Time
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Position Duties:

  • Senior Mechanical Project Engineer. Design, and create design drawings (layouts, sections, details, bills of materials, general notes, legends & symbols), detailed scopes of work, technical specifications, and construction cost estimates for      mechanical piping and ventilation systems associated with Paint Finishing process equipment.
  • Mechanical piping shall include but not be limited to: Sludge, coolant, chilled water, potable water, non-potable water,      motor oil, transmission fluid, industrial waste, and compressed air.
  • Paint Finishing systems Shall include but not limited to Washers – Dryers – Phosphate – E-coat – Prime spray booth – Prime Ovens – Color spray booths – Clear coat spray booths – Ovens – VOC abatement – Sludge systems – Air Supply Units – Paint Kitchen – Paint Circulation.
  •  Ventilation systems shall include but not be limited to: Mist collection, dust collection, washer exhaust, plasma treat exhaust, and room temperature vulcanization (RTV) exhaust.
  • Responsibilities shall also include but not be limited to: Communication and coordination with project team members.
  • On-site verification of as-built conditions.
  • Collection, organization, and distribution of information from customers, OEM's, and project team      members.
  •  Participate in design review meetings, pre-bid meetings, bid clarification meetings, pre-construction meetings, and construction status and planning meetings.
  • Review and respond to contractor document clarification requests (DCR's) and submittals including shop drawings, and bills of materials.
  • Review contractor installation schedule and monitor/report progress.
  •  Review contractor installations and ensure compliance with contract documents.
  • Develop and track installation punch lists.
  • Monitor contractor daily markup of working drawings to reflect as-built conditions.
  • Resolve design and installation issues.
  • Assist in the preparation, review, and approval of bulletins and field orders.
  • Create as-built drawings.
  • Be a mentor and technical resource to other DSI project engineers, designers, and detailers.

Skills & Experience:

  • Prefer a Mechanical Engineer (BSME) that has piping and ventilation design experience with Paint Finishing process equipment installation projects.
  • A general knowledge of structural steel design and installation as related to piping and ventilation systems supports is also preferred.
  • Other candidates will be considered.

Computer Skills:

  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Project
  • AutoCAD


Minimum Education Required:

  • Bachelors Degree

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to travel
  • Valid Driver's license
  • Personal credit card
  • Authorized to work in US

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