Senior Plumbing Designer / Engineer

Dallas / Fort Worth, TX

Posted: 07/02/2020 Employment Type: Temp/Contract to Direct Industry: Engineering Job Number: real_street-2095 Pay Rate: 90000.00 USD YEAR

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected construction management executives to owners and contractors, working on commercial and government projects. As one of the leading firms in the country specializing exclusively in this area, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading organizations enabling us access to the top engineering and construction programs throughout the country.

RealStreet currently has a great assignment for a Senior Plumbing Designer / Engineer. This individual will support our client, a growing engineering services firm in Northern Texas. In addition to a competitive salary, this position provides a comprehensive benefits package which includes paid holidays, paid time off, an extensive insurance plan and a 401(k) retirement plan with a generous company match (additional benefit details listed below).

Job Responsibilities

The Senior Plumbing Designer / Engineer will join our clients’ mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) engineering team and will lead plumbing design efforts on projects such as commercial buildings and medical, government and institutional facilities. Responsibilities of the Senior Plumbing Designer / Engineer will include:

  • Performing plumbing design on MEP related projects, including the design of waste, water, drainage and gas systems
  • Assisting with the collection of field data
  • Providing support during the development of project scopes
  • Preparing and participating in project presentations in support of project objectives and deliverables
  • Coordinating efforts between other team members and clients
  • Providing direction to vendors, subcontractors and consultants

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

Requirements of the Senior Plumbing Designer / Engineer role include:

  • A bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or the American Society of Plumbing Engineer’s (ASPE) designation of Certified in Plumbing Design (CPD)
  • Ten (10) or more years of MEP industry plumbing design experience, including water, storm drain, condensation drainage, waste, natural gas, medical gas, ventilation, water softener, production support and fire protection systems
  • Experience working on vertical projects, particularly hospital and Veteran Affairs (VA) projects
  • Experience working with a consulting firm, with firsthand experience working successfully within a clients’ scope and budget
  • Detailed knowledge of mechanical and plumbing codes and standards: Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC), International Plumbing Code (IPC), International Mechanical Code (IMC), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), American Society of Heating Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) & International Building Code (IBC)
  • Demonstrated success individually managing plumbing design projects and coordinating with other disciplines (e.g. mechanical, electrical, civil, structural and architectural field)
  • Proficiency using REVIT and AutoCAD design software
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Texas (or license in another state with the ability and commitment to obtain Texas license within 12 months) is preferred
  • A LEED accreditation is a plus


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & Long-term Disability

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I had the pleasure of partnering with RealStreet Staffing in filling a permanent project manager position. The entire team at RealStreet listened to my needs, communicated effectively, and worked to find qualified candidates. We achieved a successful outcome and I look forward to working with RealStreet in the future.

Steven Z. Cratin, VP Asset Management

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