Mechanical Engineer, PE

Baird, Hampton & Brown, Inc. - Fort Worth, TX


Baird, Hampton & Brown Inc. is a multi –discipline engineering and surveying consulting firm with over 26 years in the industry. The Fort Worth office is now interviewing for an experienced Mechanical Professional Engineer.

Summary of Position

The Engineer will oversee small to mid-size mechanical and HVAC/Plumbing design projects that include commercial, industrial, retail, medical, municipal, schools, and more. The Engineer will also perform project management tasks such as creating and tracking budgets, overseeing the scheduling of projects, and reviewing construction documents.

Mechanical systems and design will include chilled water systems, steam & hot water boiler systems, VAV systems, industrial process cooling, cooling towers, fume exhaust systems, ground source and water source heat pump systems, AC units and dust collection systems.

Essential Functions

  • Design heating, ventilating, and air conditioning installations and underground steam, gas, and compressed-air utilities.
  • Design constant volume and variable volume ductwork systems.
  • Supervise the installation of the above equipment and utilities.
  • Prepare cost estimates, specifications, and design analyses.
  • Manage the mechanical engineering of small projects.
  • Balance workload and varying requirements of multiple projects.
  • Understand mechanical and plumbing system design and applications, can anticipate what systems are required for different projects.
  • Perform space planning, future planning, anticipate mechanical room sizes, and identify conflicts.
  • Attend client meetings and represent the mechanical interests of the firm.
  • Perform the majority of construction administration duties and review all construction documents with the Engineer of Record.

Required Education & Experience

  • Must have a four-year degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field from an ABET-accredited program
  • Must have at least 3 years of licensed experience designing Mechanical HVAC/Plumbing systems for commercial and industrial buildings
  • PE license
  • At least 2 years of recent experience working in AutoCAD and Revit
  • Must clear a criminal background check and pass a drug screening
  • Stable employment history
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal


Employees are given a competitive salary and a complete benefits package. Benefits include medical, dental, and vision insurance, life and disability insurance, a PTO bank, 401(k) plan, profit sharing, and much more. More details regarding benefits, along with the appropriate enrollment forms, will be provided if an offer of employment is made.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Baird, Hampton & Brown Inc. does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment decisions are based on qualifications, merit, and business need.

Job Type: Full-time


  • licensed mechanical design: 3 years (Required)
  • AutoCAD: 2 years (Required)
  • Revit: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Fort Worth, TX (Preferred)


  • Texas PE (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Other types of insurance
  • Employee discounts
  • Flexible schedules
  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules