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Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants
Virginia Beach, VA

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Mechanical Engineer
Kennedy Jenks provides engineering and scientific solutions for innovative water and environmental projects since 1919. We deliver exceptional service and highly qualified professional staff to solve the unique challenges of public agencies and private industry clients across the United States.

We are seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer. This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate with experience in HVAC, plumbing, renewable energy and sustainability. You will work in a collegial and supportive team-based environment on projects from initial planning stages through design and construction completion. We are currently looking to fill this position in any of our locations.

What you will do:

  • Develop HVAC, fire protection and plumbing concepts during planning stages.
  • Prepare calculations, design drawings and technical specifications to meet project objectives
  • Prepare opinions of probable costs.
  • Collaborate with Kennedy Jenks’ project managers, structural, architectural , electrical, controls and CAD teams.
  • Present system design to clients as needed.
  • Support with construction administration including reviewing contractor’s submittals, RFIs and change orders.
  • Assist with system start-ups as needed.

What you will need:

  • At least three years of related design experience
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering required
  • PE preferred, or ability to obtain PE within two years
  • Prior experience with condition assessment of HVAC systems highly desired
  • Prior design experience with facilities infrastructure projects (potable water, stormwater, wastewater), power generation (biogas, diesel, LPG, natural gas), boilers, standby generators, plumbing and HVAC for commercial and industrial buildings, and fire protection systems is preferred
  • OpenPlant, AecoSim or Revit experienced a plus

As an employee-owned firm, Kennedy Jenks offers a unique company culture with a corporate commitment to maintaining a positive work/life experience. Kennedy Jenks provides a competitive compensation and benefits package.
Kennedy Jenks is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship status, genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

Job Type: Full-time

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