Senior Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Professional Engineer

Opportunity:
 
We are seeking an experienced Mechanical Professional Engineer specializing in HVAC Systems Design to be a part of our growing engineering practice. We currently have openings in our Pittston and Allentown PA locations. The successful candidate will have experience with an A&E Consulting firm leading design, mentoring junior staff, and interacting with clients. The candidate will be involved from the initial conceptual design to construction close out, for projects across a wide range of industries including healthcare, education, commercial, industrial and mission critical. 
 
This position reports to the Director of Mechanical Engineering. 

Responsibilities:
 
This position requires the applicant have sufficient experience in the preparation of building mechanical systems construction documents including, but not limited to the following:
 
  • Provide HVAC systems selection, design, and engineering for Healthcare, Commercial, Educational, and Industrial facilities. 
  • Perform and prepare HVAC system life cycle cost studies, energy studies, and conditional assessments. 
  • Conduct field inspections to determine existing conditions. 
  • Perform ventilation, cooling and heat load calculations. 
  • Selection of equipment for various project and system types. 
  • Perform flow and pressure drop calculations for sizing air distribution and piping systems. 
  • Design of air and hydronic distribution systems. 
  • Work with designers to layout equipment, ductwork, and piping systems. 
  • Perform code analysis based on federal, state, and local codes. 
  • Design of EMS/ATC systems, including systems control diagrams, points lists, and sequence of operations. 
  • Prepare CSI Master specifications for projects. 
  • Provide construction administration (CA) support which includes but is not limited to: reviewing shop drawings, answering requests for information, performing punch-lists and running/participating in construction meetings. 

Qualifications:
 
Education/Certifications:
  • BSME/BSAE (or other engineering discipline with applicable experience).
  • Current PE registration preferred; EIT accepted in lieu of PE.
  • LEED/AP highly preferred.
  • Commissioning certification is a plus.
 
Experience:
  • 6+ years experience designing HVAC building systems in technically sophisticated facilities.
  • Ability to perform the duties of the position as outlined above. 
 
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Proficient in the use of Trane Trace 700, or Carrier HAP program. 
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD. 
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft office software packages. 
  • Knowledge of ASHRAE standards. 
  • Exhibits thorough understanding of applicable building codes. 
  • Inter-personal skills and a positive attitude are a must. 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Excellent organization and time management skills. 
  • Ability to work under pressure and strict timelines, in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Ability to effectively prioritize multiple tasks. 
  • Ability to work effectively individually and within a team environment. 
  • Must take ownership of the completeness, accuracy and timeliness of the work assigned to you. 
 
Other Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of building plumbing and fire protection systems is a plus. 
  • Revit experience is a plus.

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