[Plumbing] Project Engineer | $70K-$95K DOE

Location: Seattle, WA

Our client is a leader in the engineering sector, specializing in the design, installation, and maintenance of commercial and industrial HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing, process piping, and building automation systems. They are currently seeking a Plumbing Project Engineer to join their innovative team.

This role is vital for orchestrating all technical activities on assigned plumbing projects under the guidance of the Sales Manager and the daily direction of designated Project Managers. The successful candidate will ensure projects are executed smoothly, adhering to codes and standards while fostering effective communication among all project stakeholders.

Plumbing Project Engineer Job Responsibilities

  • Coordinate engineering work on assigned projects, ensuring compliance with codes and standards.
  • Facilitate communication among project team members and external stakeholders to ensure seamless project execution.
  • Support Project Managers in tasks such as take-off, estimating, billing, and close-out documentation.
  • Assist in drafting proposals, memos, and other project-related documents, fostering internal departmental relationships.
  • Survey existing buildings for retrofit opportunities, gathering data on energy use and structural characteristics.
  • Develop preliminary designs for budgeting purposes and provide technical support throughout construction efforts.
  • Collaborate with the Purchasing Department for the seamless integration of scope, pricing, and delivery of purchased items.
  • Coordinate installation procedures among engineering, construction teams, and stakeholders, managing onsite progress and operational challenges.
  • Handle administrative tasks efficiently, including document control and procurement logs, ensuring projects progress on schedule and within budget.
  • Actively engage with customers, contractors, and subcontractors, attending meetings and providing detailed instructions to meet project expectations.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • Must have experience in plumbing, with a strong understanding of plumbing systems and technologies.
  • Demonstrated ability to work proactively and persevere through challenges with minimal supervision.
  • Effective teamwork skills and an understanding of organizational strategies.
  • Technical curiosity and strong problem-solving skills, with a willingness to learn and adapt.
  • Physical ability to sit, stand, operate devices, walk, climb, stoop, kneel, and lift weights up to 30 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required include close and distance vision.

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled Plumbing Project Engineer to contribute to the success of a leading company in the design and maintenance of essential systems in commercial and industrial settings. Our client values innovation, quality, and the professional development of their team members.

If you have the required experience and skills and are looking to make a significant impact in your career, we encourage you to apply. Join our client in delivering exceptional service and solutions to their clients while growing in a dynamic and supportive environment.

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

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