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Plumbing & Fire Protection Engineering Designer - Entry Level - Pittsburgh

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17d ago

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  • You need a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Architectural Engineering, coursework in building systems, strong communication skills, ability to manage multiple projects, and experience with engineering design programs like Revit MEP.
  • You will work on plumbing and fire protection design for various building projects, assist in document preparation, review shop drawings, visit job sites, and make recommendations for process improvements.

Graduate Job



  • CannonDesign has an exciting opportunity for an entry-level Plumbing & Fire Protection Engineer in our Pittsburgh, PA office. Take a look at the description below. If you think your skills and experience make you a good match for this position, we’d love to hear from you. We’re looking for creative, curious, empathetic people to join our Living-Centered Design movement


  • Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering or Bachelor of Architectural Engineering (Plumbing Systems focus) by hire date. Coursework in building systems engineering strongly preferred. Related student internship experience preferred.
  • E.I.T., LEED accreditation preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to effectively handle multiple projects.
  • Experience in computer applications for engineering design programs (i.e. Revit MEP) preferred.

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities



  • This entry-level position will work under the direction of a project leader and will be a member of our multi-disciplinary team. Projects include new construction and renovation in educational, healthcare, sports, corporate commercial and science and technology.
  • Plumbing design of piping and equipment selection for plumbing, pressurized gasses and fire protection systems for building design.
  • Preparation of documents and reports from concept design through advanced technical design documentation.
  • Assist in the review and markup of shop drawing submittals.
  • Recommend ways to improve process, quality and coordination efforts.
  • May visit job site to verify existing conditions and observe construction progress.
  • Site visits frequently require a physical walk-through of site.


Work type

Full time

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