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Senior Mechanical Engineer

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Job Details
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Company Name
IPS - Integrated Project Services, Inc.
Physical Address

Overland Park, KS 66210
Job Description

IPS is hiring! We are looking for a talented Senior Mechanical Engineer to join our industry leading Mechanical Engineering team at our growing Overland Park, KS office.

The Senior Mechanical Engineer works independently on various projects as assigned by a Project Manager or Group Leader. The Senior Mechanical Engineer may oversee the entire HVAC/Utilities design process or assist as a technical expert on a specialized design, work on several concurrent projects and is recognized as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Mechanical Engineering within the Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Life Sciences or Laboratory industries.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

+ Assesses project requirements, breaks projects into tasks and works with Project Managers to determine scope of work while overseeing budget and staffing.

+ Writes scopes of work for mechanical designs (HVAC/Utilities) based on preliminary review and client meetings.

+ Prepares engineering studies and schematic design for new HVAC/Utilities systems and analyzes the operation of existing systems.

+ Works with code officials and other design professionals when an interpretation or exception to building codes is required.

+ Assigns and reviews the work of the project design teams, checks the progress of the work and alerts Project Managers of scope changes or additional services.

+ Reviews contractor applications for payments and maintains a thorough understanding of the construction process.

+ Coordinates all aspects of project document completion within IPS, externally with clients and with other relevant design professionals.

+ Prepares or reviews construction budgets based on the project scope.

+ Develops and promotes the use of IPS design and production standards.

+ At least 8 years of proven mechanical design experience within Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Life Sciences or Laboratory industries (industry experience is required).

+ Bachelors of Engineering Degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university.

+ Registered Professional Engineer (PE) is strongly preferred.

+ HVAC and/or Utilities design experience.


+ Travel duration, if any, is based on project location.

+ This position is a safety sensitive position. The employee is designated for field work and attends activities at client sites where they work in construction, process, packaging, manufacturing, research or other “non-administrative” areas.

About Us

IPS-Integrated Project Services is a global leader in developing innovative and cost effective solutions for the engineering, construction, commissioning and qualification of complex pharmaceutical and biotech research and manufacturing facilities. With technical expertise spanning R&D to pilot-scale to large-scale production, our team specializes in the technology, trends and regulatory environment to successfully deliver capital projects and improve operations. For over thirty years, we have applied unique LEAN methodologies throughout the project life cycle, continually finding ways to do things better and more efficiently, delivering higher quality and controlling costs. Headquartered in Blue Bell, PA, IPS is a multi-national company with over 1,100 professionals worldwide and offices in California, Indiana, Kansas, Massachusetts, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Brazil, Canada, China, Ireland, Singapore, Switzerland, UK and four locations in India. Visit our website at


Process Architecture, Process Design, Engineering, Construction, Commissioning, Qualification, LEAN Project Delivery, Strategic Master Planning, Energy Conservation Management, Project Controls, Program/Project Management, Operations/Logistics Strategy and Planning, EPCMV and Staffing Services.

IPS is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans (M/F/D/V).

Attention Search Firms / Third Party Recruiters: IPS is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for employment opportunities with IPS. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at IPS via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at IPS in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for a specific position will be deemed the sole property of IPS, and no fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by IPS as a result of the referral or through other means.

ID: 2020-5028

Street: 13200 Metcalf Ave., Suite 400

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