Senior 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 90+ 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 qualified individuals that would fill a full time Senior Mechanical Engineering position in our Virginia Beach or Richmond office.  The applicant shall have a minimum of 8 years of experience, a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, and have a higher level of understanding of the consulting engineering industry.  The applicant will be involved in the design of HVAC systems for various types of federal, state, municipal, and private sector facilities.  Examples include but are not limited to office buildings, retail buildings, restaurants, hospitals and other medical facilities, water and wastewater facilities, entertainment venues, museums, libraries, schools, higher education facilities, and multifamily buildings.  The applicant shall have knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit software, Microsoft Office, ASHRAE Standards, and other related building codes and standards. Registration as a Professional Engineer (P.E.), or the ability to obtain registration.  Project management experience is a plus.

The applicant will ultimately supervise and manage other staff engineers and technicians.  This position allows for the potential opportunity to purchase an equity stake in the company.  Salary will be commensurate on experience and abilities.

* Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (or Engineering Technology)
* Knowledge of ASHRAE and building codes and standards
* Experience in the consulting engineering industry
* Professional Engineer’s License (PE) or ability to readily obtain licensure
* Project management experience is a plus

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It is our vision to be the engineering firm of choice. We are in pursuit of an unsurpassed quality of life for our clients and our employees alike.

Equal-Opportunity Employer / Veterans / Disabled:
PACE Collaborative is an equal-opportunity employer.  All 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.  If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact (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.