The Facilities Business Line provides building-focused architectural and engineering services to a variety of commercial, industrial, and institutional clients. We provide analysis, evaluation, plans, and design for facility projects that involve rehabilitation, expansion and new construction. We provide services in mechanical/HVAC, electrical/lighting, structural, security, data and voice communications, energy management, audio visual, civil/utility, site development, and architectural disciplines. Our projects are often focused on sustainability and energy efficiency including LEED® and other green building certifications.
We are seeking a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer in our Fairfax, VA office. Candidate will be responsible for designing heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems; plumbing systems; fluid distribution systems; fire protection systems and site utilities. Experience required includes code reviews, systems design and applications, economic evaluations, life-cycle cost analyses, energy conservation, equipment selection, specifications, construction estimating, bidding documents, construction administration, start-up, trouble shooting, and commissioning of mechanical systems. Work also involves field surveys of mechanical systems, testing of existing systems, and energy studies. Projects involve public works, mass transit, commercial, educational, and health-care facilities.
Performing site survey of existing system conditions.
Design of various mechanical system including air side and water side design, central plant, variable air volume and constant air volume systems, small and large HVAC systems, VRF systems, etc.
Construction assistance including shop drawing review, contractor relations, and site surveys
Lead and participate in meetings clients, state agencies, city agencies, utility service representatives and project teams.
Deliver projects on time and within client budgets
Deliver projects in compliance with client and company quality control procedures and engineering guidelines
Participate on project teams in an active production role
Preparation of project specifications
Preparation of mechanical construction cost estimates
Daily interaction and collaboration on cross-functional teams across multiple disciplines
Coordination and verification of as-built drawings
Perform quality work that promotes client retention
Responsible for the development of reports and design documents, including HVAC floor plans, schematic diagrams, load calculations, Comcheck calculations, controls, details and specifications for the project.
Minimum Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering
Licensed Mechanical Professional Engineer in VA
10-years experience in mechanical engineering consulting including experience with clients and public agencies
A thorough understanding of mechanical building codes and construction standards.
Strong understanding of DDC controls and controls design and operation
Computer proficiency in applications within MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook).
Knowledge of Autocad, BIM, and Energy Modeling
Excellent writing and oral communication skills required.
Internal Number: 2019-6234
About Gannett Fleming
Gannett Fleming is a global planning, design, and construction management firm with more than 60 offices worldwide. Founded in 1915, we have fostered a culture of service and innovation with more than 2,000 diverse and talented professionals. Consistently ranked among the nation’s most prestigious engineering firms, we provide multi-discipline engineering services, including civil, transportation, environmental, structural, and construction management. We are committed to amaze our clients by providing customized solutions that improve our communities and sustain the world – from award-winning roadways to vital environmental systems to patented technology.