Mechanical Engineer

PACE Collaborative is a multi-discipline consulting engineering firm that specializes in Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, Fire Protection, building Special Systems and BIM Services.  PACE is a 100+ person firm that has been in business for over 30 years and has offices in Virginia Beach and Richmond.  We foster a comfortable and collaborative working environment. Benefits include paid medical and dental insurance, flex savings account, 401k retirement plan, company profit sharing, and generous paid holidays and leave time.

We are seeking a qualified individual who would fill a full time Mechanical Engineer position in our Virginia Beach office.  The applicant shall have minimum 3 – 5 years of experience, a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, and have an understanding of the consulting engineering industry.  The applicant will be involved in the design of mechanical systems for a wide variety of federal, state, municipal, and private sector facilities and will also perform field investigation and construction administration for assigned projects.  Project types include but are not limited to: office buildings, retail buildings, restaurants, hospitals and other medical facilities, DoD/Military facilities, entertainment venues, museums, libraries, schools, higher education facilities, and multifamily buildings.  The applicant shall demonstrate proficiency in AutoCAD and/or REVIT software, Microsoft Office, Trane Trace HVAC load calculation software, as well as demonstrate experience with mechanical system selection and possess a knowledge of applicable building codes.  An Engineer in Training (EIT) certification is preferred and a Professional Engineering (PE) license is desirable, as well as additional discipline specific certifications or registrations, such as LEED AP BD+C, CEM, CxA, BEMP, or HFDP.

* Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering (or Engineering Technology)
* Professional Engineers (PE) License is desirable
* Engineer in Training (EIT) License is a preferred
* Proficiency with AutoCAD / Revit Software
* Proficiency with Trane Trace or HAP commercial HVAC load software.
* Ability to express understanding of HVAC load software
* Experience or understanding of the consulting engineering industry

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Equal-Opportunity Employer
PACE Collaborative is an equal-opportunity employer. All of our members are evaluated and compensated based on their ability to contribute to the well being of the firm and not on race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability. PACE Collaborative ensures nondiscrimination in accordance with the Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact Jessica Bedois at 757-499-7223. Persons with hearing-and speech-impairments can contact PACE Collaborative by using the Virginia Relay Service, a toll-free telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD). Call 711 for TTY/TDD.