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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Company: Carrier
Location: Costa Mesa
Posted on: November 21, 2022

Job Description:

Date Posted:
United States of America
CAC03: NOR Costa Mesa 2955 Red Hill Ave Suite 100, Costa Mesa, CA, 92626 USA

NORESCO, a part of Carrier Global Corporation, helps clients adapt to and mitigate the impacts of climate change by decarbonizing, modernizing and electrifying aging infrastructure to be more sustainable and resilient. By deploying innovative distributed energy, storage and renewable energy solutions, NORESCO improves the health and efficiency of existing campuses, buildings and communities. To date, NORESCO has guaranteed more than $5 billion in energy and operating cost savings at more than 10,000 facilities while reducing customer CO2 emissions by more than 25 million metric tons - the equivalent to planting 1.4 million acres of forest. For more information, visit .

NORESCO helps customers create modern, sustainable, and healthy buildings, campuses, and communities while saving energy and water, and optimizing operational and capital budgets. NORESCO is also a leader in the effort to address the modern energy infrastructure challenges facing the nation and our world, including decarbonization, electrification, grid flexibility, sustainability, and resiliency. Through its projects, NORESCO has guaranteed more than $5 billion in energy and operating cost savings at more than 10,000 facilities throughout the U.S. and abroad, while reducing customer CO2 emissions by more than 25 million metric tons, equivalent to planting 1.4 million acres of forest.

NORESCO is a Carrier company. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages.

We have an immediate need for a Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer

About the role

The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer is a key position reporting to the Manager of Design Engineering and can include the option of managing and training direct reports and/or participating in our sales and development process. You will join a team of several dozen design engineers in an engineering-centric organization, NORESCO has over 150 in-house engineers from nearly every discipline.

Senior Design Engineers are important members of our project teams and are relied upon for strong technical leadership. Our project teams include representatives from multiple departments; Development, Analysis, Construction, M&V, Commissioning, and O&M. Senior Engineers are engaged with multiple projects from initial development through construction and into operations.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Mechanical design engineering responsibility for a collaborative Design/Build process that leverages NORESCO technical expertise with external engineering, vendor, and subcontractor partners.
  • Manage the design and engineering process on assigned projects; Refine schedules, scopes, and budgets with the project team, lead design review meetings & charrettes, track design submissions, and customer approvals, ensure all elements of scope are accurately designed, documented, reviewed, and distributed to the project team for use during construction.
  • Lead and manage the design engineering process during project development; Site investigations, data collection, preparation of conceptual design documents (i.e. schematics, equipment selections, preliminary drawings, scopes of work, specifications, etc.).
  • Support project pricing effort in partnership with NORESCO Construction department; Final bid packages, subcontractor qualification, subcontractor bid-walks, use of third-party consultants, bid reviews, value engineering, evaluation of life cycle, and long-term service agreements, etc.
  • Support project team during construction, commissioning, and performance phases to resolve design issues, document as-built conditions, and ensure performance objectives are met.

    • Optional Responsibilities

      • Manage, recruit, hire, train, and oversee the development of entry and mid-level engineering staff.
      • Support sales and development groups to prospect clients, audit customer facilities, participate in sales presentations, and develop technical write-ups for competitive proposal responses.
      • Evaluate energy conservation measures through equipment or system modeling and analysis.

        Required Experience, Education & Licensure:
        • 10-15 years related or relevant work experience (more is also welcome)
        • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering (multiple degrees welcome, equivalent engineering degrees considered)
        • Professional Engineer's registration (or path to obtaining one)

          Preferred Qualifications:
          • High-level communication, leadership, engineering, and project management skills.
          • Strong sense of ownership, understands the importance of maintaining project schedules, resolving issues in a timely manner, and inconsistently meeting deadlines and commitments.
          • Graduate degree in engineering or business administration
          • Advanced knowledge of one or more facets of HVAC-focused mechanical engineering: design principles, technologies, system modeling and load calculations, equipment sizing, applicable codes, design guides, and standards.
          • HVAC construction or construction management.
          • Desire to build and maintain respectful and inclusive working relationships with individual project team members to foster an environment of cooperation and productivity.
          • Robust combination of business acumen, risk management, and strategic thinking skills.
          • Experience with engineering for federal facilities.
          • Eligible to obtain a federal security clearance
            About NORESCO and the Engineering group:

            NORESCO's in-house engineering and technology experts work in partnership with customers to develop innovative and proven energy infrastructure solutions that enhance operating efficiency, reduce operating costs, and achieve environmental and regulatory compliance. Our customized solutions focus on customers' unique needs and are technology-driven.

            Our Mechanical Design Engineers provide the specialized skills and experience associated with

            HVAC systems. NORESCO is a product, technology, and fuel agnostic - our diverse portfolio ranges from heat recovery chillers, compressed air, high purity water, and absorbers to controls, automation, microgrids, energy storage, and renewable and alternative power technologies

            What Makes Us Unique

            Our employees depend on each other and the diversity of perspectives, skills, and experience we have together to support our customers and our company. We strive to hire the best people and to provide an environment where those people can do their best work while having a tangible impact on energy conservation and slowing climate change. That is why NORESCO is a leader in the energy industry.

            Core Values

            Our culture is rooted in the core values of Carrier. These values define the way we do business and are your assurance of engineering and construction reliability, equipment performance, energy and operating cost savings and complete satisfaction:
            • Quality
            • Performance
            • Responsibility
            • Innovation
            • Customer Care
            • Employee Opportunity
              Carrier is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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              COVID-19 vaccines will be required for all newly hired Carrier U.S. Salaried employees.

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