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Mechanical Engineer in State College, PA , at Gannett Fleming

Date Posted: 8/13/2018

Job Snapshot

What You Will Do

Company Overview

At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.

Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

What You Will Do

We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer to come join our team in State College, PA.

The candidate will be responsible for design and production of documents with the assistance of cad techs;  heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems; plumbing systems; fluid distribution systems; fire protection systems; site utilities; and process mechanical systems.  Experience required includes systems design and applications, economic evaluations, life-cycle cost analyses, energy conservation, equipment selection, specifications, construction estimating, bidding documents and construction administration.  Work also involves field surveys of mechanical systems and performing energy studies.  Projects involve public works, industrial, military, mass transit, health-care, educational, and commercial facilities. This is an opportunity to join a growing firm, office and group with excellent benefits, compensation and education opportunities.

  • Survey and studies of building mechanical equipment and systems
  • Design of HVAC systems, building automation systems, plumbing systems and fire suppression systems
  • Progress and other report writing
  • Project specification writing
  • Proactive problem identification and resolution
  • Coordination and verification of project deliverables
  • Assistant project management duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • EIT is required. PE preferred
  • 5-20 years experience in a consulting mechanical engineering firm with a thorough understanding of mechanical building codes and construction standards
  • Understanding of DDC controls and controls design and operation
  • Knowledge of Engineering programs for ASHRAE based energy calculations such as Trane Trace or Carrier HAP
  • AutoCAD proficient; Revit proficiency highly desired
  • Experience with K-12, Higher Ed, water/wastewater, and federal facilities preferred
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills are required 

Life at Gannett Fleming

For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,000+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.

Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status. Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.

Location: State College, PA
Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
Employment Status: Full-Time
Internal Requisition ID: 4667



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