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Plumbing Engineer


At Arup, our innovative spirit compels us to express our ingenuity in unique ways — engineering, planning, designing, and consulting on many of the most renowned projects in the built environment. We aim to deliver technical excellence, innovation, and value to clients, while maintaining our core mission of shaping a better world. The firm opened its first office over 70 years ago and now employs 15,000 people globally. Since its founding in 1946, members of Arup have developed transformative ways of working. Adapting to the ever changing environment, our work is focused on ambitiously reimagining a sustainable and resilient future for cities. Arup is rising to these new challenges: by bringing together broad-minded individuals from a wide range of disciplines, investing in research, innovating and creating better solutions for clients and the wider world.

Our Chicago Office is currently seeking a Plumbing/Fire Protection Engineer to join our team.

In this role, you will be responsible for:

• Assisting senior staff on a variety of projects such as high rise towers and mixed-use developments.
• Designing plumbing and fire protection systems for small to medium sized projects, such as tenant improvement projects.
• Documenting any engineering analysis work, including code research, load calculations and equipment sizing, in a clear manner.
• Editing of discipline specifications documents.
• Documenting systems design in Revit and AutoCAD.
• Coordinating with multiple disciplines and working in conjunction with project managers to help complete assigned tasks
• Writing reports for internal and external purposes based on findings
• Understanding trends and best practices in the discipline and industry for systems such as rainwater collection, water re-use systems, and solar hot water generation.
• Participating in local Professional Associations

The Qualified Professional will have:

• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
• Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in Engineering Fundamentals
• AutoCAD and Revit drafting experience, Revit preferred
• The ability to work under pressure, prioritize effectively, manage deadlines and exceptional organization skills required for our rapidly changing environment
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills essential for team-based working
• Presentation skills with colleagues and clients of all levels

Share your passion and experience in a global culture that believes your potential to achieve is endless.

Arup offers an outstanding benefits package including healthcare, 401k match, time off and profit share. Arup is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Job Number: CHI00002Q
Category: Public Health/Plumbing
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Date Posted: None