Mechanical Engineer (HVAC Mechanical Design Engineer)

Syska Hennessy Group - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)3.9

Watch your work come to life in landmark projects around the world when you partner with Syska Hennessy Group! As a global leader in consulting, engineering, and commissioning services, we specialize in highly technical buildings and the systems that bring them to life. We are seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join our growing HVAC Mechanical Design team in our Chicago office. In this design role, you will represent Syska Hennessy Group and work in close contact and effectively interact with the Internal Design team as well as external clients and consultants.

Our dynamic work environment provides the optimal setting to take your career to the next level. From our supportive culture, diverse workforce, and competitive compensation, to our flexible work schedules and fun social events, it's everything you'll need for an exciting, challenging, and rewarding career.

Mechanical Engineer (HVAC Mechanical Design Engineer)

Job Responsibilities

As a Mechanical Engineer, you will be responsible for creating designs under the direction of a Senior Engineer and/or Senior Designer. You will also develop specifications, system narratives, and system layouts for a variety of projects of different sizes and types

Additional responsibilities include:
Establish system application, design, and operational parameters / sequences under the direction of the Senior on the project
Participating in internal QA/QC process for your work and the work of others
Assisting in the ongoing determination of project scheduling requirements, manpower requirements, and project budgets
Performing construction administration and field investigation tasks for assigned projects, including conducting field inspections and subsequent detailed inspection reports
Assisting in processing RFI's, Change Orders, Bulletins, and Addenda
Mechanical Engineer (HVAC Mechanical Design Engineer)

Job Requirements

Successful candidates for the Mechanical Engineer role should have the ability to design system layouts and coordinate production of detailed drawings for a variety of project types. Candidates will be required to coordinate their work amongst internal teams, outside consultants, and clients. Candidates should also have a good understanding of basic mechanical systems and local code requirements. Someone who exhibits an understanding of the practical application of sustainable principals to our building designs would also be a good fit for this dynamic role.

Additional requirements include:
Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Minimum of 4 to 6 years' experience working in a consulting firm
Current PE registration, preferred; E.I.T. accepted in lieu of P.E.
LEED AP, highly preferred
History of working with projects such as Federal, Healthcare, Commercial, and Mission Critical
REVIT and the latest version of AutoCAD MEP experience
Proficient in design and calculation software; MS Excel and Word
Mechanical Engineer (HVAC Mechanical Design Engineer)


As an employee with Syska Hennessy, you will be part of a global firm with an amazing history! We are committed to being the best, to advancing engineering design practice, and to supporting our clients with integrity. To make all of that happen, we rely on the talent, drive, enthusiasm, and the total job satisfaction of the great people who work here.

As a member of our highly collaborative team, we provide you with a flexible benefits package that reflects our respect for your workplace contributions, professional goals, and personal priorities. The personal benefits program at Syska Hennessy includes:

Medical, Dental, Vision insurance
401(k) retirement plan with employer matching
Roth 401(k) Option
Individual and Dependent Life Insurance
Short- and Long-Term Disability
Tuition Reimbursement
Health Wellness Programs including in-house Yoga, flu shots and biometric screenings
Training and professional development courses
Professional development incentive bonuses
Opportunities for community outreach through internal networks
A Generous Personal Time Off Program (PTO)
Transit/Parking program
Monthly business phone stipend
Flexible summer work schedules
Much More!
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