Title:  Mechanical Design Engineer


Summary: Researches, develops, designs and tests mechanical/electromechancial products and systems, related to commercial HVAC equipment. Also directs and coordinates activities involved in fabrication, operation, application, installation, and repair of mechanical/electromechanical products and systems by performing the following duties:


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide Bill of Material configuration design support for engineering assistants
  • Researches and analyzes data such as customer design proposal, specifications, and manuals to determine feasibility of design or application
  • Provides support for generating technical information for sales literature and application questions
  • Provides mechanical design of products/heat transfer systems such as chilled water systems, air/water cooled refrigerant systems, and fluid pumping systems in accordance with engineering design standards and customer specifications
  • Provides all engineering documentation related to the mechanical design of HVAC equipment such as design spreadsheets, bill of materials, piping drawings and mechanical drawings
  • 3D CAD design/modeling basics (SolidWorks and/or sheet metal design knowledge preferred)
  • ISO 9001 knowledge strongly preferred
  • Designs test control apparatus and equipment and develops methods and procedures for testing products or systems
  • Provides appropriate documentation and support to ensure that manufacturing and operational testing conform to functional specifications, customer requirements, and NEC/UL code requirements
  • Review products to confirm that they are designed and manufactured in accordance with the National Electric Code, UL1995, unit listing reports, and other applicable standards
  • Perform simple structural and heat transfer analysis
  • Perform simple structural analysis and load calculations
  • Creates installation, operation, maintenance and repair documentation for products or systems
  • Evaluates field installations and recommends design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions
  • Other duties as assigned



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
  • 3 years of experience in performing mechanical engineering duties
  • Experience in commercial AC or related field
  • Experience in manufacturing environment
  • HVAC experience required
  • Thermal experience preferred, but not required

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC