[HVAC] Senior Mechanical Engineer | $115K-$140K DOE

Location: Renton, WA

Our client, a prominent leader in the commercial and industrial mechanical contracting sector, is currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer to join their dynamic team.

This position plays a pivotal role in managing and guiding engineering teams to success on a variety of projects across Western Washington. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing engineering direct reports, providing mentorship, managing budgets, and ensuring the high-quality execution of projects from conception through to completion.

Mechanical Engineer Job Responsibilities

  • Manage engineering direct reports, providing coaching and mentoring to foster professional growth.
  • Oversee and manage budgets for Investment Grade Audits or Pre-Construction Services Proposals.
  • Develop and communicate the scope of work for Facility Improvement Measures (FIMs) to clients clearly and efficiently.
  • Lead design teams through all design phases on projects, ensuring excellence and compliance with standards.
  • Collaborate with Construction Managers to establish Guaranteed Maximum (GMAX) Construction costs for projects in Western Washington.
  • Direct and manage the engineering team’s efforts on projects, ensuring timelines, budgets, and quality standards are met.
  • Review and oversee the methodology for creating Guaranteed Energy Savings, ensuring accuracy and reliability.
  • Manage the schedule for the development of projects, ensuring efficient progress and timely completion.


  • Extensive experience in Mechanical System Design, particularly HVAC systems.
  • Deep knowledge of current codes and guidelines, including the Washington State Energy Code.
  • Strong presentation skills, capable of effectively presenting to large audiences.
  • Skilled in negotiation, able to effectively discuss Scope of Work, Budget, and Schedule with clients.
  • Proven ability to manage and mentor a team of engineers.
  • Expertise in using Computer Simulation Loads Analysis and Energy Analysis Programs.
  • Experience in holding client meetings and developing the scope of work for energy projects.
  • Proficiency in Revit.
  • Must hold a Professional Engineering Certificate.

We are looking for a visionary Senior Mechanical Engineer who is ready to take their career to the next level with a leading company in the commercial and industrial mechanical contracting field. If you are passionate about leading teams, driving innovation in mechanical engineering, and have a track record of successful project management, we encourage you to apply.

This is an exceptional opportunity to contribute to significant projects and make a lasting impact in the industry. Join our client in shaping the future of mechanical contracting and apply today!

To apply, submit your application below, send your resume to careers@careerpathsnw.com, or call 425.968.9000.

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