Our People

Our Team

Interested in contributing to a progressive company? AME values talented people with creativity and initiative. We are a professional firm that promotes a team atmosphere where self-motivation, dedication and a desire to continually grow and learn leads to outstanding performance. We recognize that hard work needs balance and believe in fostering our internal connections with social events, such as our annual summer barbeque and Christmas party, alongside regular team events.

What Our Employees Say

"To me, AME has always meant family. As long as I've worked here and as much as we've grown, the family feeling has never dissipated"

Nick Fletcher
Associate

"The projects we work on aren't inanimate objects-- They are alive. Breathing. Brimming with life. That is an exciting environment to be a part of."

Jesse Du
Mechanical Designer

"My first year at AME was both busy and fun. I learned a lot, discovered a lot of my strengths, and enjoyed every bit of it.I feel privileged that my mentors dedicated extra time to focus on passing me not only their technical5

knowledge but also very valuable client relation experiences. I am constantly encouraged to ask questions to anyone within the office and most importantly I have gained lots of confidence due to being trusted to act as the owner of my projects."

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Sara Ecem Cerrah
Mechanical Designer

"Approachable leadership, Achievable deadlines; a nurturing environment for a young engineer."

Justin Morfopoulos
Mechanical Designer

"Having the opportunity to work at AME has been a breath of fresh air. Every single person has made me feel welcome and it is amazing the difference that can be felt when you are part of a team that truly cares 5

about your well-being and success."

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Zack Plettl
Mechanical Designer

"During my time here, we’ve seen a crash in the market and now a worldwide pandemic and through both AME has come out stronger than before and I couldn’t be happier to be a part of the AME legacy"

Mike Kasuya
Principal

"I had no idea when I walked into our original office what AME would become I am incredibly proud to have been on this journey and be a part of the AME family and legacy"

Louise McKenzie
Associate

"I am always given the opportunity to prove myself and that is one of my greatest career goals. Building legacy in my mind is important for individuals to create and extract their own value within the company to apply 5

to their own life and future careers and I believe that is what AME has provided me with."

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Stephanie Gunning
Project Coordinator

Team Members

Rob Walter

P.L.Eng., AScT, LEED AP

Ahmet Ozata

P.Eng., LEED AP

Nic Besseling

P.Eng., LEED AP BD+C

Marie-France Venneri

P.Eng., LEED AP

Bryan Lord

C.E.T, RSE

Cassidy Taylor

P.Eng., CPHD, LEED AP

Greg Tarnopolsky

P.Eng., CEM, LEED AP

Jeff Hill

P.Eng.

Jim Davis

P.Eng.

Kyle Keep

P.Eng.

Marc Trudeau

P.Eng., Architect AIBC, BEMP, CPHD, LEED AP BD+C

Matt Younger

P.Eng., P.E., CPHD, LEED AP

Mike Kasuya

AScT, PTech, LEED AP BD+C

Patrick Stewart

P.Eng., CPHD, LEED Green Assoc.

Paula Murtha

P. Eng., C.Eng. MIEI

Reza Mousakhani

P.Eng., CPHD, LEED Green Assoc.

Taio Waldhaus

P.Eng., CPHD

Zlatko Puljic

P.Eng., HBDP, CEM, LEED AP

Alex Chou

P.Eng., LEED AP

Drew Kennedy

P.Eng., LEED Green Assoc.

Louise McKenzie

P.Eng., LEED AP

Nick Fletcher

LEED Green Assoc. 

Scott Stewart

P.Eng., CPHD, LEED AP

Stephen Timlin

P.Eng., LEED Green Assoc.

Co-Op Program

As a consulting firm knowledge is our essential asset. AME is committed to passing on our technical expertise and experience to enthusiastic, talented students from diverse disciplines to grow the next generation of leaders in the consulting industry. Reserve your seat for a fun ride through a broad range of projects, and an opportunity to join our growing family.

Employment Opportunities

We are a rapidly growing organization that provides competitive salaries and benefits while allowing excellent career opportunities and a great learning and mentoring environment. Our offices are located in Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary, and Edmonton, offering central locations as well as flexible work hours.

Senior Mechanical Designer/Project Manager

Victoria, BC

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Position Details

AME is looking for someone who is motivated, talented, and a committed team member to join us. Applicants should be a well-experienced engineer with an excellent track record – technically, and in project delivery and implementation and have considerable experience in HVAC, plumbing and fire protection systems, along with strong communication and coordination skills. Creative thinking, a proactive attitude, good communication, organizational, and report writing skills are essential to this role.

Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Maintains an up-to-date knowledge of technological developments in the field of engineering.
  • Conducting client meetings, preparing correspondence, reports, specifications and meeting minutes.
  • Maintain effective liaison with clients, developers, consultants, agencies and the public either in concert with the principal-in-charge or independently on behalf of the practice
  • Leading the design and construction administration process on your assigned projects from Schematic Design through to Project Close-out
  • Directing staff on projects, assigning and reviewing work, and advising on technical problems.
  • Establish and maintain project criteria by means of team-based communication
  • Establish and monitor internal budgets and project delivery schedules
  • Motivate teams toward performance excellence in all assigned tasks
  • Contribute to company-wide initiatives for the development of new systems and standards

Qualifications and Experience

  • Eng. or Professional Technologist designation preferred however not mandatory.
  • Minimum of 7 years of mechanical HVAC, plumbing and fire protection experience in design, project management and client relations
  • Experience with industry software, such as Revit, AutoCAD, IESve, HAP, Microsoft Office
  • Analytical, communication and report writing skills including the ability to obtain information and prepare reports.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to establish effective working relationships with all employees, clients, colleagues, and municipal agencies.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple assignments and conflicting priorities
  • Ability to formulate sound engineering decisions and judgment
  • Interest/experience in the application of green engineering principles; LEED® certification, Certified Passive House Designer certification, and experience with Net Zero design are all assets.

We Offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Every second Friday off
  • Vacation starting at 3 Weeks
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • RRSP Matching
  • Potential future partnership and/or ownership
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Intermediate Mechanical Designer

Calgary, AB

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Position Details

AME is looking for someone who is motivated, talented, and a committed team member to join us. Applicants should be a well-experienced engineer with an excellent track record – technically, and in project delivery and implementation and have considerable experience in HVAC, plumbing and fire protection systems, along with strong communication and coordination skills. Creative thinking, a proactive attitude, good communication, organizational, and report writing skills are essential to this role.

Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Designing building mechanical systems including HVAC, pluming, fire protection, building controls
  • System design calculations, equipment selection
  • Interfacing and meeting with other design professionals for project coordination
  • Preparation of contract drawings using AutoCAD
  • Incorporate sustainable design strategies
  • Computer building simulation modeling

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) or Technical diploma in Building Design
  • 5 years technical experience (including internships)
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD is required.
  • REVIT MEP experience required

We Offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Every second Friday off
  • Vacation starting at 3 Weeks
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • RRSP Matching
  • Potential future partnership and/or ownership
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Project Coordinator

Victoria, BC

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Introduction

The AME Consulting Group is an employee-owned organization that provides our employees to build their legacy with exciting career opportunities and growth. With a strive for a better tomorrow we have cultivated an environment where learning and mentoring thrives.

AME has a strong purpose of building legacy through our values of connection, dedication, and trust to build our vision of a better tomorrow. AME developed three key objectives to help us achieve this goal:

  1. Financially Healthy
  2. Happy Engaged People
  3. Socially Responsible

Our workplace is a tight knit community, with a strong focus on employee engagement.  Here’s some things our people have to say about working at AME:

“Having the opportunity to work at AME has been a breath of fresh air. Every single person has made me feel welcome and it is amazing the difference that can be felt when you are part of a team that truly cares about your well-being and success.”

“The projects we work on aren’t inanimate objects– They are alive. Breathing. Brimming with life. That is an exciting environment to be a part of.”

“I had no idea when I walked into our original office what AME would become I am incredibly proud to have been on this journey and be a part of the AME family and legacy.”

About Us

AME is a Western Canadian based Mechanical Engineering (Buildings Engineering) consulting company that specializes in sustainable and environmentally responsible design.  Projects are primary located across Canada and range from the design of small commercial and residential complexes to large recreation, hospital, and institutional facilities. Our offices are located in Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton and Grande Prairie offering central locations as well as flexible work hours.

Position Details

We are currently seeking to fill an Administration/Project Coordinator position in our Victoria office.

AME is looking for someone who is pleasant, self-starting and reliable to join us. Along with assisting engineering personnel, duties will also include administrative responsibilities detailed below.  Applicants should be well-experienced in MS Office, Adobe and other software tools required for the position. Excellent verbal and written skills, outgoing personality, and first rate organizational skills are essential to this role. You will be working independently on a regular basis.

Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Answers phones, takes messages
  • Greets people entering the office
  • Receives and distributes mail and deliveries
  • Orders office supplies
  • Sending and tracking all courier packages and documentation
  • Maintains standard forms and data
  • Up-dates client database daily
  • Processes cheques
  • Promotes corporate culture and image
  • Assisting your team as required. Duties will include, but are not limited to:
  • Writing Managing and editing proposals
  • Setting up of proposals and projects within customized software packages
  • Assisting with the execution and finalization of project contracts
  • Assisting with construction administration documentation using standard templates
  • Internal and external printing of project documents
  • Types letters, reports, and specifications.
  • Proof reading and editing of technical reports, and other technical documents
  • Registration for conferences and seminars
  • Meeting coordination and organization for senior staff
  • Organizing project files (electronic)
  • Monthly Invoicing
  • Preparing Expense Reports
  • Coordination of all travel arrangements (flights, hotels, cars)

Qualifications and Experience

  • Two years’ experience in a similar role or a combination of equivalent experience
  • Exceptional written, phone, and greeting experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to establish effective working relationships, along with the ability to handle multiple deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to establish effective working relationships.
  • Knowledge of construction / consulting industry is an asset
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) would be an asset.

We Offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Vacation starting at 3 Weeks
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • RRSP Matching
  • Potential future ownership (shares in the company)

How to Apply:

Please apply in confidence by sending your resume, cover letter and references to careers@amegroup.ca

We thank all those that apply but only those applicants invited for an interview will be contacted.

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Intermediate Mechanical Designer

Victoria, BC

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Introduction 

The AME Consulting Group is an employee-owned organization that provides our employees to build their legacy with exciting career opportunities and growth. With a strive for a better tomorrow we have cultivated an environment where learning and mentoring thrives.  

AME has a strong purpose of building legacy through our values of connection, dedication, and trust to build our vision of a better tomorrow. AME developed three key objectives to help us achieve this goal: 

  1. Financially Healthy 
  1. Happy Engaged People 
  1. Socially Responsible 

Our workplace is a tight knit community, with a strong focus on employee engagement.  Here’s some things our people have to say about working at AME: 

“Having the opportunity to work at AME has been a breath of fresh air. Every single person has made me feel welcome and it is amazing the difference that can be felt when you are part of a team that truly cares about your well-being and success.” 

“The projects we work on aren’t inanimate objects– They are alive. Breathing. Brimming with life. That is an exciting environment to be a part of.” 

“I had no idea when I walked into our original office what AME would become I am incredibly proud to have been on this journey and be a part of the AME family and legacy.” 

About Us 

AME is a Western Canadian based Mechanical Engineering (Buildings Engineering) consulting company that specializes in sustainable and environmentally responsible design.  Projects are primary located across Canada and range from the design of small commercial and residential complexes to large recreation, hospital, and institutional facilities. Our offices are located in Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton and Grande Prairie offering central locations as well as flexible work hours. 

Position Details 

We are currently seeking to fill Intermediate Mechanical Designer position in our Victoria office.  

AME is looking for someone who is motivated, talented, and a committed team member to join us. Applicants should be a well-experienced engineer with an excellent track record – technically, and in project delivery and implementation and have considerable experience in HVAC, plumbing and fire protection systems, along with strong communication and coordination skills. Creative thinking, a proactive attitude, good communication, organizational, and report writing skills are essential to this role.  

Alternate positions may be available for applicants with more or less experience than listed below. Please visit our website www.amegroup.ca to see all available positions 

Responsibilities and Expectations 

  • Designing building mechanical systems including HVAC, pluming, fire protection, building controls 
  • System design calculations, equipment selection 
  • Interfacing and meeting with other design professionals for project coordination 
  • Preparation of contract drawings using AutoCAD 
  • Incorporate sustainable design strategies 
  • Computer building simulation modeling 

Qualifications and Experience 

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) or Technical diploma in Building Design 
  • 5 years technical experience (including internships) 
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD is required. 
  • REVIT MEP experience required 

We Offer: 

  • Competitive pay 
  • Every second Friday off 
  • Vacation starting at 3 Weeks 
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits 
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP) 
  • RRSP Matching 
  • Potential future partnership and/or ownership 

How to Apply: 

Please apply in confidence by sending your resume, cover letter and references to careers@amegroup.ca  

We thank all those that apply but only those applicants invited for an interview will be contacted. 

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Mechanical Engineering Co-op

Vancouver, BC

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Position Details

We are looking for a passionate and motivated team player to join our Vancouver office as a Mechanical Engineering Co-Op for the upcoming semester. Creative thinking, a proactive attitude, and good communication and organizational skills are essential.

The AME Consulting Group is an employee-owned organization that provides our employees with opportunities to build their legacy with exciting career possibilities and growth. With a resolve for a better tomorrow, we have cultivated an environment where learning and mentoring thrives.

We specialize in sustainable and environmentally responsible design, with a diverse project portfolio across Canada, ranging from the design of small commercial and residential complexes to large recreation, hospital, and institutional facilities. Our offices are in Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, and Grand Prairie, and we offer flexible work options.

In this position, you will be gaining hands-on, practical engineering experience specializing in plumbing, HVAC, and fire protection design.  You will be on a team and work directly with other engineers and designers, including attending project meetings, in-house training sessions and on-site field reviews.

Responsibilities and Expectations

Working directly with senior team members, you work on a variety of projects and tasks, including:

  • System design calculations
  • Equipment selections
  • Preparation of mechanical drawings using AutoCAD and/or REVIT
  • Collaborating and coordinating with other design professionals
  • Computer building simulation modeling

Qualifications and Experience

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) or technical diploma in Building Design program
  • AutoCAD and/or REVIT MEP experience preferred

We Offer

  • Competitive pay

How to Apply

Please apply in confidence by sending your resume, cover letter and references to careers@amegroup.ca

We thank all those that apply but only those applicants invited for an interview will be contacted.

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Mechanical Engineering Co-op

Victoria, BC

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Position Details

We are looking for a passionate and motivated team player to join our Victoria office as a Mechanical Engineering Co-Op for the upcoming semester. Creative thinking, a proactive attitude, and good communication and organizational skills are essential.

The AME Consulting Group is an employee-owned organization that provides our employees with opportunities to build their legacy with exciting career possibilities and growth. With a resolve for a better tomorrow, we have cultivated an environment where learning and mentoring thrives.

We specialize in sustainable and environmentally responsible design, with a diverse project portfolio across Canada, ranging from the design of small commercial and residential complexes to large recreation, hospital, and institutional facilities. Our offices are in Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, and Grand Prairie, and we offer flexible work options.

In this position, you will be gaining hands-on, practical engineering experience specializing in plumbing, HVAC, and fire protection design.  You will be on a team and work directly with other engineers and designers, including attending project meetings, in-house training sessions and on-site field reviews.

Responsibilities and Expectations

Working directly with senior team members, you work on a variety of projects and tasks, including:

  • System design calculations
  • Equipment selections
  • Preparation of mechanical drawings using AutoCAD and/or REVIT
  • Collaborating and coordinating with other design professionals
  • Computer building simulation modeling

Qualifications and Experience

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) or technical diploma in Building Design program
  • AutoCAD and/or REVIT MEP experience preferred

We Offer

  • Competitive pay

How to Apply

Please apply in confidence by sending your resume, cover letter and references to careers@amegroup.ca

We thank all those that apply but only those applicants invited for an interview will be contacted.

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Mechanical Field Services

Vancouver, BC

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Position Details

We are currently seeking to fill a Mechanical Field Services position in our Vancouver office.

AME is looking for someone who is motivated, talented, and a committed team member to join us. Applicants should be a well-experienced with a mechanical trades background. In this position, you will be reviewing installation of mechanical systems for Plumbing, HVAC, Controls, and Fire Protection. You will work directly with other consultants, engineers, contractors, and trades people, as well as attend the occasional meetings. Creative thinking, a proactive attitude, good communication, organizational, and report writing skills are essential to this role.

Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Reviewing building mechanical systems including HVAC, plumbing, fire protection, building controls
  • General knowledge of building codes and standards
  • Interfacing and meeting with other design professionals and contractors for project coordination
  • Proficient in reading mechanical drawings
  • Ability to provide clear direction to trades and work out solutions to challenges on site
  • Travelling to several sites each day to review the progress and installation quality.
  • Have a minimum of a class 5 driver license and reliable transportation. Milage and expenses paid monthly

Qualifications and Experience

  • Trade Program or Practical On-Site Experience in as asset for this position
  • Minimum 10 years experience in Construction as a lead hand or Superintendent in the mechanical trades.

We Offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Every second Friday off
  • Vacation starting at 3 Weeks
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • RRSP Matching
  • Potential future partnership and/or ownership
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Fire Protection Designer

Vancouver, BC

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Position Details

We are currently seeking to fill a Fire Protection Designer position in our Vancouver office.

AME is looking for someone who is motivated, talented, and a committed team member to join us. Applicants should be a well-experienced engineer with an excellent track record – technically, and in project delivery and implementation and have considerable experience in fire protection systems, along with strong communication and coordination skills. Creative thinking, a proactive attitude, good communication, organizational, and report writing skills are essential to this role.

Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Designing building mechanical fire protection systems
  • System design calculations, equipment selection
  • Interfacing and meeting with other design professionals for project coordination
  • Preparation of contract drawings using AutoCAD/Revit

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) or Technical diploma in Building Design
  • Up to 6 years technical experience (including internships)
  • AutoCAD & REVIT MEP experience required
  • HydroCAD or other industry used hydraulic calculation software experience required

We Offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Every second Friday off
  • Vacation starting at 3 Weeks
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • RRSP Matching
  • Potential future partnership and/or ownership
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Junior Mechanical Designer

Vancouver, BC

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Position Details

AME is looking for someone who is motivated, talented, and a committed team member to join us. Applicants should be a well-experienced engineer with an excellent track record – technically, and in project delivery and implementation and have considerable experience in HVAC, plumbing and fire protection systems, along with strong communication and coordination skills. Creative thinking, a proactive attitude, good communication, organizational, and report writing skills are essential to this role.

Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Designing building mechanical systems including HVAC, plumbing, fire protection, building controls
  • System design calculations, equipment selection
  • Interfacing and meeting with other design professionals for project coordination
  • Preparation of contract drawings using AutoCAD
  • Incorporate sustainable design strategies
  • Computer building simulation modeling

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) or Technical diploma in Building Design
  • Past co-op experience with a Building Engineering company utilizing AutoCAD
  • REVIT MEP experience required

We Offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Every second Friday off
  • Vacation starting at 3 Weeks
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • RRSP Matching
  • Potential future partnership and/or ownership
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Senior Mechanical Designer

Edmonton, AB

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Position Details

AME is looking for someone who is motivated, talented, and a committed team member to join us. Applicants should be a well-experienced engineer with an excellent track record – technically, and in project delivery and implementation and have considerable experience in HVAC, plumbing and fire protection systems, along with strong communication and coordination skills. Creative thinking, a proactive attitude, good communication, organizational, and report writing skills are essential to this role.

Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Maintains an up-to-date knowledge of technological developments in the field of engineering.
  • Conducting client meetings, preparing correspondence, reports, specifications and meeting minutes.
  • Maintain effective liaison with clients, developers, consultants, agencies and the public either in concert with the principal-in-charge or independently on behalf of the practice
  • Leading the design and construction administration process on your assigned projects from Schematic Design through to Project Close-out
  • Directing staff on projects, assigning and reviewing work, and advising on technical problems.
  • Establish and maintain project criteria by means of team-based communication
  • Establish and monitor internal budgets and project delivery schedules
  • Motivate teams toward performance excellence in all assigned tasks
  • Contribute to company-wide initiatives for the development of new systems and standards

Qualifications and Experience

  • Eng. or Professional Technologist designation preferred however not mandatory.
  • Minimum of 7 years of mechanical HVAC, plumbing and fire protection experience in design, project management and client relations
  • Experience with industry software, such as Revit, AutoCAD, IESve, HAP, Microsoft Office
  • Analytical, communication and report writing skills including the ability to obtain information and prepare reports.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to establish effective working relationships with all employees, clients, colleagues, and municipal agencies.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple assignments and conflicting priorities
  • Ability to formulate sound engineering decisions and judgment
  • Interest/experience in the application of green engineering principles; LEED® certification, Certified Passive House Designer certification, and experience with Net Zero design are all assets.

We Offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Every second Friday off
  • Vacation starting at 3 Weeks
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • RRSP Matching
  • Potential future partnership and/or ownership
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Intermediate Mechanical Designer

Vancouver, BC

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Position Details

AME is looking for someone who is motivated, talented, and a committed team member to join us. Applicants should be a well-experienced engineer with an excellent track record – technically, and in project delivery and implementation and have considerable experience in HVAC, plumbing and fire protection systems, along with strong communication and coordination skills. Creative thinking, a proactive attitude, good communication, organizational, and report writing skills are essential to this role.

Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Designing building mechanical systems including HVAC, pluming, fire protection, building controls
  • System design calculations, equipment selection
  • Interfacing and meeting with other design professionals for project coordination
  • Preparation of contract drawings using AutoCAD
  • Incorporate sustainable design strategies
  • Computer building simulation modeling

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) or Technical diploma in Building Design
  • 5 years technical experience (including internships)
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD is required.
  • REVIT MEP experience required

We Offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Every second Friday off
  • Vacation starting at 3 Weeks
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • RRSP Matching
  • Potential future partnership and/or ownership
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General Applications

Interested in connecting with us, but don’t see an opening that suits your career goals? Send your submission for a future opportunity and include your area or position of interest, and which of our offices (Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Grande Prairie) you’re interested in to careers@amegroup.ca. Get creative and show us why you are right for our team.