Mechanical Design Engineer

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Chicago, IL, United States

Phone: 3124298006
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Mechanical Design Engineer


Chicago, IL 

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Epstein is an established and well-respected 100 year old Architecture, Engineering and Construction firm.  The firm is headquartered in Chicago, with an office in New York, and international locations in Poland and Romania.  Our beautiful corporate office is located in Chicago’s West Loop, convenient to transportation.  We offer all employees a competitive wage and benefits package.  Epstein is proud to be 100% employee owned. Epstein focuses on our community through our emphasis on community service, green initiatives and sustainable design delivering “best in class” creative project solutions. 

Epstein is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer to join our MEP engineering team.  The Mechanical Design Engineer performs a variety of engineering tasks, and works with others on the design team (often a multi-disciplined team) to design innovative and technically sound solutions in accordance to project requirements and applicable codes.  Knowledge of BIM and previous experience with Revit is a must.  The individual designs HVAC systems for commercial, institutional, education, hospitality, government, residential, retail and industrial facilities.  The capability to coordinate with other building design disciplines is important.  The ideal candidate will have technical knowledge of working/construction documents and familiarity with building codes. 

  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Architectural Engineering with emphasis in Mechanical Engineering
  • 0-2 years of successful project experience within a consulting engineering firm
  • Knowledge of concept of typical commercial and industrial HVAC systems and experience with performing HVAC load calculations.
  • Ability to provide air system design and hydronic system design under the guidance of senior project engineers.
  • Understanding of other disciplines and the coordination of the various elements of design between disciplines
  • Knowledge of the International Code, Chicago Mechanical Code and ASHRAE Design Guidelines
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • LEED Accreditation preferred
  • Proficiency with Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Working knowledge of REVIT and discipline specific software packages such as Trane/Trace, and Carrier HAP
This is a great opportunity for an individual who wants to join a strong, successful and highly respected team.  Our environment thrives on quality driven, multi-task oriented employees with excellent organizational, communication and problem solving skills. 

Epstein is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  It is our policy to provide a fair and equal employment opportunity to all persons, regardless of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, veteran status, marital status, genetics, gender identity, transgender status, or on the basis of personal favoritism or other non-merit factors.  Epstein hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of a person’s qualifications. Epstein is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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