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Mechanical Engineer

HDR, Inc. Charlotte, NC

Job Description



About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

HDR is looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join our East Region Design Center in either Charlotte, NC or Greenville, SC. They will be responsible for the design of facilities related mechanical systems across a variety of markets including Water/Wastewater, Municipal, Industrial, and Federal. They will be expected to coordinate and work closely with a multidiscipline design team throughout the entire life cycle of projects from planning stages, through the development of construction documents, and construction administration. They will be responsible for the development of drawings, specifications, and supporting engineering calculations, as well as the review of shop drawings during construction.  Experience in the design of building related mechanical systems such as HVAC and controls and plumbing is required. They should be self-motivated with an initiative to deliver high quality, technically excellent mechanical designs.





Required Qualifications

BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Architectural Engineering with a Mechanical emphasis required

PE required

8+ years of experience in mechanical design of buildings (HVAC/plumbing) required

Extensive knowledge of building mechanical systems design a must

Proficiency with Trane Trace or Carrier HAP design software required

Previous experience with an architectural/engineering or engineering consulting firm required

Preferred Qualifications

Revit experience preferred

Local candidates are preferred


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.  

Job Details

Date Posted June 28, 2017
Date Closes June 28, 2018
Requisition 145163
Located In Charlotte, NC
SOC Category 00-0000.00