Mechanical Engineer (mid-level)

Tetra Tech - New York, NY3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $85,000 - $120,000 a year
As part of Tetra Tech’s High Performance Buildings Group, we bring together the expertise of talented engineers, commissioning agents, and energy analysts from around the world. We offer high-end, sustainable building consulting and MEP engineering services for blue-chip clients across every building sector. Our services include MEP design, Net Zero Energy, lighting design, commissioning, vertical transportation, low voltage, information technologies, security, fire engineering, sustainability consulting, and acoustics. We are Better Together—Powered by Innovation.

Cosentini Associates (, a Tetra Tech company, invites you to consider an exciting opportunity at our New York office. We are seeking an innovative and experienced Mechanical Engineer to join our renowned design team.

About this opportunity:
As a Mechanical Engineer at Cosentini, you will have the opportunity to apply your design expertise on exciting and challenging HVAC projects. You will have the chance to be mentored by some of the top engineers in the field, gaining additional expertise and building your reputation and career. You will have a chance to make a difference through designing energy efficient systems that set the standards for building system design.

Responsibilities include:
Performing complex mechanical building design on a variety of projects to include, but not limited to, buildings and facilities, including hospitals, laboratories, high rise residential and high rise office, and other commercial and institutional projects.
Incorporating design changes using AutoCAD and/or Revit software
Assist teams in performing design load calculations, equipment selections and mechanical system design
Providing credit documentation for LEED, and other building rating system design and compliance
Assisting in the preparation of basis-of-design descriptions, responses to client comments and other project-related documentation.
Attend meetings with architects, owners and building managers.
Reviewing submittals and providing responses to Requests for Information
Performing other duties as assigned
What’s so great about this job?
This is a terrific opportunity to perform innovative design on complex, challenging projects. This position offers career challenge and growth and provides access to a market-leading compensation and benefits package.

Why join Cosentini?
Cosentini Associates provides the following engineering services: HVAC, Electrical Power, Fire Protection, Plumbing, Energy Conservation and Sustainable Design, Code Consulting and Construction Administration Services. We have a reputation for innovative design in the global design and construction industry. As part of the Tetra Tech family, we are a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees – 20,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in over 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams.

Cosentini/Tetra Tech, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including, women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

What kind of candidate are we looking for?
We are seeking a talented and highly motivated engineer with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and 5 to 10 years of experience in the design of HVAC systems for commercial, institutional and healthcare facilities.

Qualifications/Skills include:
Proficient with the use of Trace 700, AutoCAD and Revit software.
Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
Excellent technical skills, strong communication, analytical and interpersonal skills
Comprehensive knowledge and interpretation of code compliance requirements and industry standards
Ability to work independently with minimum supervision and in a highly collaborative team environment
PE registration is highly preferred in New York, or EIT with the ability to obtain a P.E. in 1-2 years.
LEED AP BD+C accreditation is preferred

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.