Austin Brockenbrough & Associates, LLP is a multi-discipline consulting engineering firm located in Richmond, Virginia. Brockenbrough provides civil, mechanical, electrical, and structural engineering; architecture; surveying; subsurface utility designation; and landscape architecture services to a wide variety of public and private clients.
We are currently seeking a qualified Mechanical Engineer who is self-motivated and ready to contribute to the future success of Brockenbrough. If you feel the below description is a good fit with your skills and personality, please forward your resume. We want the candidate for Mechanical Engineer to become an integral part of our team!
This position will provide the opportunity to work on a variety of design projects. The projects are centered on systems that receive, store, and issue refined petroleum (fuel) products at military and commercial facilities.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Perform mechanical design, inspection, and planning services of systems and their pumps, piping, storage tanks, filtration systems, as well as sophisticated flow and pressure control systems, hydraulic analyses, piping stress and pipe support design analyses, and water hammer (surge) analyses.
Determine the client’s need and produce solutions which are within their scope and budget.
Work alongside other professionals in various disciplines in the development of designs.
Produce Construction Document Packages including drawings, specifications, cost estimates, calculations and Basis of Design for mechanical pumping and piping systems.
Perform construction phase services such as submittal review and approval, respond to contractor requests for information (RFIs), conduct site investigation visits, etc.
Perform site assessments and develop detailed reports with recommendations and cost estimates
Take field measurements and notes to document existing facilities.
Prepare accurate, well-organized, and detailed CAD drawings from field measurements and notes.
Able to meet project budgets, schedules, and performance criteria in a fast-paced environment.
Actively participate in the development, implementation and enforcement of standards, and criteria.
Possess an outgoing and positive attitude, and take personal pride in producing high quality and on-time designs for our clients.
Travel, including some overseas to friendly countries, is required. A current passport or the ability to obtain a passport is required.
A majority of this work will be for the U.S. Department of Defense on U.S. installations; therefore, U.S. citizenship is required.
Brockenbrough will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa, etc) to fill this position.
Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from an accredited institution.
Professional Engineering (PE) license or the ability to take the test within 18 months is required.
Knowledge of engineering design principles and construction methods related to mechanical, pumps, and piping systems. Experience with green building principles a plus.
5-10 years of experience working in an engineering practice on mechanical systems.
Advanced experience with AutoCAD, Revit and Microsoft Office products.
Strong problem solving, organizational and interpersonal skills.
Strong oral and written communication skills and personal computer skills.
Strong management skills and a desire to grow professionally.
Brockenbrough offers an excellent opportunity to work in a professional environment with competitive salaries, flexible working hours, overtime pay, generous personal leave policy, 401(k) plan with company matching and profit sharing, health / dental / life / disability insurance, and tuition reimbursement. Brockenbrough is an equal employment opportunity (EEO) employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.