CAREERS

We are currently seeking qualified individuals for the following positions who are ready to contribute to the continuing success of Brockenbrough.  If you feel your skills and personality are a good fit for one of the positions, please forward your resume to recruiter@brockenbrough.com. We are looking for employees who will be an integral part of our team!

 

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.

Mechanical Engineer – HVAC

Austin Brockenbrough & Associates, LLC is a multi-discipline consulting engineering and architecture firm that provides civil, mechanical, electrical, and structural engineering; architecture; surveying; and subsurface utility designation to a wide variety of public and private clients.  While our work is global, our office is located in Richmond, VA. Brockenbrough is recognized as an industry leader because of our belief that there is no substitute for a continued commitment to excellence and innovation.  Quality, integrity, and value are words that have become synonymous with the service that Brockenbrough has brought to its clients since 1955.  We are fortunate to say that many of our current clients have been with us since firm inception.  We genuinely believe in providing the highest possible ethics and standards of service; it is what our firm was built on.

 

We are currently seeking a Mechanical Engineer HVAC who is self-motivated and ready to contribute to the future success of Brockenbrough. We want the candidate to become an integral part of our team!

 

This position will provide the opportunity to work on a variety of projects including modifications and replacements to new buildings.  Project locations can range from Virginia across the U.S. and possibly worldwide for our Government clients.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work as part of a dynamic, multi-disciplined team of design professionals to design and oversee construction of a wide variety of project types ranging from historic restoration to large government and industrial facilities.
  • Take field measurements and notes to document existing facilities.
  • Prepare accurate, well-organized and detailed CAD drawings from field measurements and notes.
  • Develop construction drawing CAD sets from simple instructions demonstrating a broad knowledge of design and construction.
  • Perform basic layout, analysis and design of the mechanical (HVAC) and plumbing components for buildings with little to no direction or supervision.
  • Capable of designing, specifying and cost estimating HVAC and plumbing systems on commercial buildings and other facilities in close collaboration with architects and other engineering disciplines.
  • 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.
  • Able to meet project budgets, schedules and performance criteria in a fast-paced environment.
  • Travel regularly to project sites and client locations is a requirement.  Some travel may be international.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from an accredited institution.
  • A minimum of ten years of experience working in an engineering practice on HVAC and plumbing systems.
  • PE license is required. Candidate should be licensed in Virginia or able to get licensed through reciprocity upon employment.  LEED accreditation is a plus.
  • Knowledge of engineering design principles and construction methods related to mechanical and plumbing systems.  Experience with green building principles a plus.
  • Advanced experience with AutoCAD, Revit and Microsoft Office products.
  • Proficient in design software including but not limited to HVAC load calculation programs such as Carrier HAP and Trane Trace.
  • Most of the work requiring overseas travel will be for the U.S. Department of Defense on U.S. installations; therefore, U.S. citizenship is required.
  • A current passport or the ability to obtain a passport is required.
  • Strong problem solving, organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and personal computer skills.

 

Why people join Brockenbrough?

 

Professional Development.  Your professional development is our priority.  You will work with colleagues to prepare a development plan that is aligned with your individual goals and objectives.  We will work with you to make sure you are given opportunities for development in accordance with your personal development plan.

 

Worthwhile Work.  Your work matters.  Brockenbrough designs hundreds of projects that enhance our community.  Our projects include public buildings, utilities, parks, and critical infrastructure to secure our national defense.

 

Great Teammates.  You’re part of a fantastic team.  Together we work hard and play hard.  Our work environment is extremely collaborative, and we understand that every role is critical to our success.  We also take time to plan fun activities together both in and out of work.

 

 

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.

 

Brockenbrough will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa, etc) to fill this position.