Senior Mechanical Engineer / Project Manager

Open Leadership Position

MEP Engineering - Los Angeles, CA

REX Engineering Group is seeking a self-motivated, client focused, and experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer / Project Manager to join our Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) team in Los Angeles, CA. in a leadership role. Candidate shall have a minimum of 10 years of design experience, a Bachelor’s degree, and have a higher level of understanding of the consulting engineering industry. Candidate shall have proficiency in AutoCAD and Revit software, Microsoft Office products, EnergyPro, California Title 24, and other related building codes and standards. Registration as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the state of California is preferred, as is the ability to obtain registration in other states.

Candidate will work within a team of engineers and will provide a high level of leadership, mentoring, and training to junior staff. Candidate will also be running projects – managing engineering teams, determining staffing efforts, interfacing with clients, coordinating with other disciplines, etc. He/she may also oversee the entire design process or assist as a technical expert on a specialized design. Candidate may work on several concurrent projects. Candidate has gained extensive experience in all areas of mechanical design and is a recognized expert in his/her discipline.

Excellent oral and written communication skills, effective problem-solving skills, strong organizational and decision-making skills are required. Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment is key.

Position Responsibilities

– Create building system concepts, and participate in early project charettes to identify opportunities and challenges with entire design team.

– Performs and supervises mechanical design responsibilities on multiple projects, including establishing criteria and standards, and preparing calculations, reports, and project drawings and specifications.

– Collaborates with client, architect, other disciplines, and contractor to provide appropriate, cost-effective, and coordinated solutions.

– Manages projects – lead engineering team (MEP), determine staffing requirements, monitor budget, interface with client and other consultants.

– Works to establish and build relationships with team members, both internal and external.

– Leads and performs construction administration services including RFI’s and submittals, and site visits as required.

–Provides mentoring to junior engineers.

– Leads and performs construction administration services including RFI’s and submittals, and site visits as required.

– Participates in business development efforts.

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Minimum Requirements

– 10+ years of experience in design of mechanical equipment and HVAC systems. Mixed-use and high-rise design a plus.

– B.S. in Electrical Engineering from ABET-accredited school.

– Experience as an engineering Project Manager in addition to mechanical engineering.

– P.E. license in Mechanical Engineering in California highly preferred.

– Ability to get licensed in additional states highly preferred.

– LEED AP a plus.

– Design-build experience a plus.

– Active in professional organizations a plus.

– Experience writing and editing specifications.

– Excellent organization, delegation, and time management skills.

– Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

– Experience and ability to mentor, motivate, and lead others.

– Proficient in AutoCAD and Revit software.

About REX

REX Engineering Group is a fast-growing company, looking for individuals who want to lead and help shape our firm. REX provides MEP engineering out of our Los Angeles Office, Structural engineering out of our Chicago office, and Construction Services out of our Chicago, Charlotte, and Orlando offices. We’re working to expand our services and capabilities in these and other markets. We place primary importance on collaborating together and with our clients, focusing on building relationships as we provide the highest level of service to our clients and our projects.