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Chenega Corporation Mechanical Engineer PE in Washington DC, District Of Columbia



Company Job Title: Mechanical Engineer PE

Clearance: Secret

Location: Washington, DC

Reports To: Program Manager

FLSA Status: Exempt, Full Time, Regular


The Mechanical Engineer PE will assist the customer with performance of mechanical engineering design and production support from project inception through construction.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design and technical competence in developing and the production of complete Construction Documents, including drawings and specifications, for new and renovation projects.

  • Responsible for the professional quality, technical accuracy, and the coordination, including inter-discipline coordination, of all designs, drawings, specifications, and other services furnished by CWS under this contract

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • 5 years of specialized experience in:

  • Mechanical and plumbing schematic design and design development

  • Evaluation of new and existing commercial facilities

  • Industrial and health care facilities similar to the building types prevalent in the Customer’s Area of Responsibility.

  • Experience in the following:


  • Design and reviewing of main Air and Water Side and steam Mechanical systems.

  • Main mechanical applications software for sizing ductwork and piping systems.

  • Construction site visits

  • Professional Registration as a Licensed Mechanical Engineer.

  • Secret Clearance required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Familiarity with both Design-Bid-Build and Design-Build delivery methods for projects

  • Ability to provide technical leadership/mentorship to junior engineers/designers, and to review other mechanical engineers' work for code compliance and constructability.

  • Ability to estimate design effort and assist in negotiations with Architectural-Engineering firms and General Contractors.

  • Ability to produce field progress reports as needed.

  • Ability to travel

  • Ability to provide engineering solutions to problems when requested by the Government.

  • Ability to review contractor submittals and respond to requests for information (RFI's

  • Have good or master skills and experience in AUTOCAD.

  • Working knowledge in design and reviewing of main Air and Water Side and steam Mechanical systems.

  • Working knowledge in main mechanical applications software for sizing ductwork and piping systems.

  • Working knowledge of the SpecIntact and ability to produce and edit specification for design projects.

  • Ability to design DDC control systems including production of the sequences of operation, point lists and control diagrams.

  • Working knowledge of the latest UFCs, UFGS, NFPA, International Mechanical and Plumbing Codes

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Primary Location: United States-District of Columbia-Washington DC

Organization: Chenega Worldwide Support
Strategic Business Unit: Military Intelligence and Operations Support
Security Requirements: Secret
Job Schedule: Full Time Exempt
Recruiter: Thomas Orner
Req ID: 2000000456