Senior Mechanical Engineer

Alliance Engineering is a design engineering and construction management firm seeking a senior level Mechanical Engineer for their office in Richmond, VA. We offer competitive salaries and a terrific benefits package. We specialize in industrial facilities. At Alliance, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Our commitment to excellence and quality stems from one of our defining strengths which is integrity and that has inspired our employees to be successful for more than 25 years

We are currently seeking a Mechanical Engineer. This position is an excellent career opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented individual to work in a multi-discipline consulting, engineering and construction management firm. At Alliance, you will have the opportunity to make a difference while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions


The Senior Mechanical Engineer will lead mechanical design project teams to create designs for new projects, alterations and redevelopments on a variety of projects including power, process, industrial, and manufacturing facilities. The Senior Mechanical Engineer will lead the project team throughout the design and construction process, adapting mechanical plans according to budget constraints, design factors or client needs

** Lead mechanical design of projects from the conceptual phase through design completion for project needs and requirements that are set forth by the project managers
** Understands HVAC, utilities and industrial ventilation
** Prepare mechanical equipment: packaged equipment specifications and data sheets, Request for Qualifications (RFQ’s), technical bid summaries, and purchase recommendations
** Review mechanical equipment vendor drawings; data interface with suppliers, clients other engineering disciplines and designers
** Participate in development of project schedule, scope, budget staffing planning and construction planning. Responsible for effective management of change orders
** Applies expert knowledge of commonly used mechanical concepts, practices, codes and procedures within the mechanical engineering services industry
** Applies knowledge and experience to complex projects, find non-standard design solutions
** Quality review production drawings for a variety of projects and project related data as required by the project managers to verify corrections are made within multiple CAD related software
** Quality review the construction administration including coordination with field personnel to resolve design related installation issues, calculations, field inspections and testing of
mechanical systems
** Leads field inspections, installation, measurements or calculations for public and private clients
** Prepare and present technical reports for clients and industry publications
** Build effective relationships with existing clients, customers and contractors and develop new business opportunities. Responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction goals and expectations
are met
** Participate in sales and marketing efforts and identify key pursuits
** Prepare and present project budgets and cost estimates. Report project performance
** Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to the mechanical engineering practice. Mentor and guide less experienced engineers
** Responsible for QA/QC process adherence
** Responsible for effective communication with other engineering disciplines
** Responsible for compliance with company and site safety policies
** All other duties as assigned

Required Skills & Experience:

* Bachelors Degree from an accredited university
* 20+ years of experience
* Strong familiarity with ICC Building Codes
* Ability to develop manpower estimates
* Excellent communication skills including experience in dealing with other employees and external clients
* Ability to provide leadership
* Ability to write scopes of work
* PE license is preferred
* Travel will be required

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