Mechanical Engineer (NY-EC-01)

Role
Loring is seeking Mechanical Engineers to join our Energy and Commissioning group in our New York City office.
Primary Responsibilities

The main responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to:

  • Design mechanical systems including heating, cooling, heat rejection, air and water distribution, ventilation, air conditioning, building automation and controls.
  • Perform system design and load calculations, and possess some energy modeling experience.
  • Select equipment for use in building systems.
  • Incorporate sustainable design methods in buildings.
  • Prepare contract drawing detailing the designed systems.
  • Write reports and prepare specifications.
  • Coordinate work with engineers of other disciplines and architects.
  • Attend meetings and communicate with clients to establish their needs and discuss design issues with them.
  • An understanding of plumbing, fire protection, electrical, and fire alarm trades, and their associated coordination issues and impacts on MEP trades.
  • Manage a small project, work area, or technical skill set, monitor the quality of work, and be involved in client liaison.
  • Excellent technical writing skills.
Qualifications & Education Requirements
  • A baccalaureate degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited 4-year institution.
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in commercial/institutional building projects.
  • 4+ years of experience designing HVAC systems for buildings.
  • Strong fundamental understanding of New York City and national building codes.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
  • Strong AutoCAD and Revit capabilities.
  • EIT or PE license highly desirable.
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills, and a demonstrated capability for analysis and strategic thinking.
  • Strong initiative—the willingness and ability to succeed in a collaborative, team-based environment.
  • Ability to multi-task with multiple projects in order to meet strict deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate thoughts and technical ideas in an accessible way, both verbally and in writing.