Location: Kitchener, Hamilton or Toronto

Practice: Mechanical Engineering

Posted: 11-08-2021

Expires: 01-10-2022

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Role at a Glance

The Mechanical Engineer-in-Training will work under the supervision of licensed Engineers within the mechanical practice. This position focuses on developing mechanical engineering designs and solutions for new and existing building projects. You will be responsible for working directly with clients to ensure their needs are understood and met. You will also be responsible for coordinating with other internal and external design team members as applicable.

You will have the opportunity to work on exciting local projects. Examples of projects that we are really proud to have in our portfolio include the Conestoga College Cambridge Campus, uWaterloo Environment 3 Building, Waterloo Region Museum, and the Kitchener Public Library expansion. 

**This role is open to applicants interested in working at any of our offices: Kitchener, Hamilton or Toronto**


You’ll Love This Role If

  • You are ambitious in your pursuit to be the best
  • You get the importance of paying attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture
  • You embrace progressive change, out-of-the-box thinking, and working in a high-energy environment

What You Will Do

  • Design and calculation of HVAC, plumbing, fire protection and controls for mid-sized projects
  • Assist with heating and cooling load, piping and ductwork calculations and layouts
  • Coordination with equipment suppliers, contractors, and other design disciplines
  • Prepare specifications to supplement drawings in project bid packages
  • Support field reviews and answer coordination questions throughout construction
  • Assist in preparation of Revit models and drawings
  • Work directly with customers under guidance as required

What We Need

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with a focus on Mechanical Engineering
  • Working knowledge of heat transfer, fluid mechanics and thermodynamics is an asset
  • Eligible to become a registered Engineer-in-Training (EIT) through PEO
  • Co-op/internship experience in an engineering consulting firm
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced team environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail

Life at WalterFedy

As one of Southwestern Ontario’s leading integrated architecture, engineering, and construction firms, WalterFedy and our sister company, AEC, both play a leading role in shaping the way our communities feel and function – it’s an amazing responsibility.   

Our ambition goes beyond great design – we’re here to enhance the world around us. To make it happen, we need a team of agile, ambitious, and big-picture thinkers who share our drive to harness our collective talents to do something bigger.   

Our team is made up of the industry's best. We share a common commitment to question the ordinary, infuse everything we do with creativity and challenge our industry to redefine what’s possible.   

Join us as we move past working for a living, and toward building better communities with smart, influential design.   


How to Apply

Please apply with your resume and cover letter using the link on this page. You will be redirected to our internal application platform.  

WalterFedy strives to create a culture of inclusivity and diversity. We strongly encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including those from groups traditionally underrepresented in the workforce. We are committed to equal opportunity hiring practice and will not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, creed, national origin, citizenship, status, age, sex, gender identity/expression, marital or domestic partnership status, or disability.  

Should you require accommodation to participate in the application process, please contact or call 519-576-2150.  

Thank you for your interest in WalterFedy!