Mechanical Engineer

Avcon Engineering PC - New York, NY

Full-timeEstimated: $62,000 - $87,000 a year
Type Full Time Position
Essential Job Functions

Preparation of mechanical construction documents including drawings, specifications, and reports for buildings in retail, restaurant, office, and the multifamily residential sectors. Design HVAC plumbing and fire protection systems including all associated equipment, ductwork, piping, and specifications. Perform HVAC load calculations, ductwork, pipe sizing, and any other calculations required to support the mechanical design. Review mechanical documents for areas of conflict with all building systems. Close coordination with the client and the entire design team, including owners, architects, contractors, members of other disciplines, and internal support staff to ensure the design is consistent with the client's vision, to ensure a fully coordinated interdisciplinary design, and to ensure the design schedule is maintained. Work closely with equipment vendors and manufacturers' representatives for selection and specification of appropriate equipment. Site visits to perform surveys, review and complete the punch list, and ensure accuracy. Play an active role in project meetings with clients and colleagues. Provide mentoring and guidance for colleagues.

What's Required

Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering with at least 1 year of experience in mechanical engineering/design.


Experience using the following items in one or more projects: AutoCAD, Carrier Trane Trace, Sustainable design methodologies and Energy modeling; experience with one or more projects that include Retail, Restaurant and a Medical Office; Excellent listening and communication skills.