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Brown and Caldwell Director of Building Mechanical Design in New York, New York

Job Expectations:
For the right candidate, this position offers the opportunity to be the technical leader of a growing team to implement and update standards to reduce the price of our services, consistently deliver quality and improve project performance. We are looking for candidates who are visionary and strategic thinkers that have a passion for building things, meeting new people, and desire to work with seasoned professionals who perform industrial and municipal projects within the water/wastewater field. Success in this position is predicated upon your ability to be a strong leader and effective communicator.

Primary responsibilities include:
Determine what the discipline services include.
Determine which discipline services are in-house versus subcontracted.
Oversee the discipline subconsultant/subcontractor selection approval process.
Direct the development of the discipline technical standards and oversee their maintenance and implementation.
Oversee the selection of delivery tools to support the discipline.
Advise management and approval of the discipline labor resources (i.e. hiring, spot bonuses, merit, locations of hiring, balance of grade levels).
Oversee the professional development of discipline resources.
Manage the discipline professional engineer licensing coverage.
Advise on discipline staff performance management.
Direct discipline-specific QC efforts.
Direct discipline-specific BD efforts.

Position Requirements
BS Engineering degree in the mechanical discipline or related field (MS preferred).
Licensed Professional Engineer with ability to acquire licensing within additional states within one year as needed.
Minimum of 20 years’ experience working for government, municipal, and/or industrial water and wastewater industries.
Successful candidates will have direct experience implementing and updating standards.
Effective oral and written communication with the social skills necessary to genuinely motivate and direct the staff to produce high quality work, to maintain high individual and group morale
Be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and work independently with a willingness to learn
Candidate should be a self-starter, results-oriented and be able to work under tight and pressured deadlines
Ability to travel to team locations as needed. Travel requirements are anticipated to be an average of 20% of the time.
For more than 70 years, Brown and Caldwell has been creating leading-edge environmental solutions for public agencies and private industry. We strive to be the environmental company of choice—to our clients, who benefit from our passion for delivering exceptional quality, and to our employees, present and future, who share our commitment to client service, collaboration and innovation. Join us, and you will find a home where you can do your best work, reach new levels of expertise and enjoy exceptional development opportunities. As a privately held firm with over 1,500 employee-owners in 50+ offices nationwide, the opportunity awaits for you to advance.
This position is subject to a pre-employment background check and a pre-employment drug test.
Notice to Third Party Agencies: Brown and Caldwell does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement and approved engagement request with Brown and Caldwell, Brown and Caldwell reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.

Brown and Caldwell is proud to be an EEO/AAP Employer-Minorities/Women/Disabled/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.