Mechanical Engineering Jobs

Vista Projects offers a variety of mechanical engineering job opportunities.

mechanical engineering job descriptions

The specifics of each mechanical engineering role depend on the project and client requirements. When an opportunity with Vista becomes available, the details of each opening will be included in the job posting.

Please view our current opportunities to see if there is a mechanical engineering job you want to apply for.

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The information on this page is not a current opportunity, it is a general description of job a mechanical engineer performs at Vista. While we might not be hiring right now, we always look to expand our network of talented people. If you’re interested in working at Vista in a mechanical engineering role, we encourage you to apply for future opportunities.

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Mechanical Engineering Jobs in Calgary

As with all engineering roles at Vista, we employ mechanical engineers at multiple competency and experience levels. All mechanical engineering jobs with Vista are in Calgary, Alberta, either at our head office or a nearby satellite office. These include:

Learn what mechanical engineer, Pravin Nathvani, likes about working at Vista.

While there are certainly overlapping responsibilities, the expectations for each level are different. Following are the duties expected for each level of a mechanical engineer.

Mechanical Engineer-in-Training

The duties of a mechanical engineer-in-training at Vista include:

  • Maintaining equipment list
  • Assisting in preparing equipment and specialty item datasheets
  • Assisting in preparing material requisitions for quotation/purchase, and technical bid evaluations
  • Assisting in compiling engineering work packages

Mechanical Engineering Specialist

The duties of a mechanical engineering specialist at Vista include:

  • Preparing and reviewing equipment specifications and bid packages, evaluate technical bids and interface with procurement
  • Reviewing and approving drawings and providing fabrication and technical support
  • Reviewing equipment drawings, P&IDs and general arrangement drawings from a mechanical standpoint
  • Preparing engineering work packages and providing construction support
  • Designing and preparing specifications for mechanical systems and materials, supporting the technical selection, sizing and evaluation of equipment

Mechanical Engineer

The duties of a mechanical engineer at Vista include:

  • Preparing and reviewing equipment specifications and bid packages, performing technical bid evaluations and interfacing with procurement
  • Reviewing and approving drawings and provide fabrication and technical support
  • Reviewing equipment drawings, P&IDs and general arrangement drawings from a mechanical standpoint
  • Preparing engineering work packages and providing construction support
  • Producing designs and specifications for mechanical systems and materials, contributing to technical selection, sizing and evaluation of equipment

Senior Mechanical Engineer

The duties of a senior mechanical engineer at Vista include:

  • Applying broad working knowledge of most types of equipment with specialized knowledge of one or more equipment types
  • Reviewing equipment drawings, P&IDs, and general arrangement drawings from a mechanical standpoint
  • Preparing and reviewing equipment data sheets and equipment lists
  • Preparing MRQs, TBEs, and POs for equipment and equipment packages
  • Reviewing and approving vendor drawings in accordance with industry and client codes and standards
  • Preparing designs and specifications for mechanical systems and materials, and contributing to the technical selection, sizing, and evaluation of equipment

Lead Mechanical Engineer

The duties of a lead mechanical engineer at Vista include:

  • Applying extensive working knowledge of most types of equipment with specialized knowledge in one or more equipment types
  • Reviewing equipment drawings, P&IDs, and general arrangement drawings from a mechanical standpoint
  • Preparing and reviewing equipment data sheets and equipment lists
  • Preparing MRQs/TBEs/POs for equipment and equipment packages
  • Reviewing and approving vendor drawings in accordance with industry and client codes and standards
  • Preparing EWPs
  • Preparing and reviewing specifications for mechanical systems and materials, technical selection, sizing and evaluation of equipment

Apply for Future Mechanical Engineering Opportunities

For over 30 years, the success of our business has hinged on the quality of our people. We are always on the lookout for talented individuals who are also smart, humble, honest and hardworking. These qualities are part of life at a top employer. If working at Vista appeals to you, please use the button at the top of this page to apply for future mechanical engineering opportunities.

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