Mechanical Engineer

Alphatec PC
Washington D.C.
Jan 04, 2021
Feb 08, 2021
Full Time

Why choose Alphatec PC? You will be a core member of the Alphatec PC mechanical engineering effort, at our Dupont Circle location, working under the direction of Alphatec’s Department of Engineering leadership. You will play a critical role in the Project Design Management and HVAC design development of projects and be a driving force behind operational flow and submission deliverables.


Key Responsibilities

  • HVAC design for facilities, with an emphasis on mission critical facilities, including data centers, laboratories and command/control centers
  • Project Management. Serve as a project manager and/or lead engineer on engineering related projects
  • Must be able to lead teams on multiple projects, provide adequate management, technical leadership and support to team members, and verify that all work is completed as planned and scheduled
  • Oversee the design activities of junior engineers and designers to ensure quality controls and project criteria are met and within budget
  • Prepare presentation materials, calculations, construction documents, specifications, design analysis, and completion of projects
  • Load calculations, ventilation calculations, and proper documentation demonstrating ASHRAE 90.1 and ASHRAE 62.1 compliant HVAC design
  • Energy modeling comparing the proposed building design to the ASHRAE baseline building
  • LEED Online submissions and documentation
  • Prepare cost estimates for fee proposals
  • Equipment selection
  • Follow-on procedures; As-Builts and shop drawings



  • Educational Requirements: Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and/or MSME
  • PE license
  • Minimum ten years experience in the design of HVAC systems
  • Proficiency in AUTODESK Building Design Suite & BIM
  • CEM, LEED GA or LEED AP BD+C preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills required to undertake multiple projects
  • US citizenship and valid driver's license for government clearance
  • Experience in all project phases (design, CD’s & follow-on) is preferred for institutional & commercial projects