Mechanical (Professional) Engineer – HVAC

Xcel Mechanical Systems has an opening for a Professional Mechanical Engineer. This individual will assume the role of Mechanical Engineer for our organization and will join a team of other engineering and construction professionals servicing a diverse base of clients throughout the Los Angeles Metropolitan Area. This is a full-time position and will be based in our Gardena, CA office.

General responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Perform all aspects of mechanical engineering design (specifically HVAC engineering and design) as a Mechanical Engineer, including Conceptual Studies, Program Requirements, Design Analyses, Calculations, Equipment selection and layout, and System selection and layout
• Meet with clients to prepare and/or validate proposed scope of services
• Direct and lead the work of junior engineers, provide training as directed
• Obtain guidance from Senior Management as necessary to resolve technical and coordination issues and conflicting criteria
• Ensure staff compliance with the Company’s quality control policies and procedures
• Provide and lead mechanical support services during the bidding process, i.e., preparing addenda and amendments as required
• Perform and lead mechanical construction phase services including representing the firm on-site, answering RFI’s, reviewing shop drawings, and preparing record drawings
• Work with, respond to, and take direction from Senior Management
• Participate in team meetings and coordinate efforts with other team members

Project responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
• Assist with Senior Mechanical Engineer tasks as directed
• Serve in the role of Design Manager on projects as assigned
• Conduct project code analysis for review by the Senior Mechanical Engineer
• Selection and layout of the building mechanical systems, including consideration of alternative systems
• Prepare accurate, complete, and code-compliant drawings and specifications for schematic, design development, and construction document submittals.
• Develop details of building system components
• Review calculations and work products produced by EI/EIT’s assigned to the project
• Develop discipline specifications for review by the Senior Engineer
• Coordinate work product with other disciplines
• Incorporate responses to QC comments into the project documents
• Assist in responding to RFI’s, client comments, etc.
• Review and respond to CA submittals
• Perform discipline QA/QC review on assigned projects
• Adhere to project budget and schedule

• Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
• Professional Engineer (P.E.) License
• 4+ years of experience in Mechanical Engineering
• Proficient familiarity with AutoCAD, Revit and/or Plant 3D
• Ability to manage engineers and technicians as needed
• Mentor other engineers
• Organized, excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, good attendance, and sound problem-solving skills

Competitive pay and benefits are offered. If you are interested in the position, please submit your resume and salary requirements to: careers@xcelmech.com We review all resumes and will respond should your experience and interest match our qualifications. Xcel Mechanical Systems, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Applicants must be legally authorized to work for Xcel Mechanical without employer sponsorship.

If interested, please send your resume to careers@xcelmech.com

Updated: 05.09.18