HVAC Engineer

Vestal Corporation
Chesterfield, MO
Sep 19, 2017
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Job Description

Vestal Corporation seeks unique and talented candidate interested in position of HVAC Engineer. Significant client contact is involved in this position. Number of years of experience is less important that the actual experience, talent and potential.

The perfect candidate for this position (not necessarily in any order of priority):

- Curiosity about and passion for all things in the design/build environment
- Hands on
- Detail oriented
- Proficient with the tools of the trade and always adding new skills
- Continuous learner
- A natural engineer with high degree of mechanical aptitude that is classically
trained on fundamentals of thermodynamics, fluids & heat transfer, and systems.
- Leader that is proactive, takes initiative and perseveres
- Adventurer
- Proficient communicator and writer for feasibility studies, consultant opinions,
system selection, scopes of work, and proposals
- Personality that meshes well with the rest of the team and with clients
- Productive and hardworking

The position requires daily application of a broad range of AEC-type mechanical engineering skills, many of which the candidate will bring and some of which the candidate is enthusiastically interested in learning on the job:

- HVAC Engineering
+ HVAC Loads

+ Steam, heating & chilled water generation and distribution, air handling and distribution, industrial ventilation, etc. for offices, industrial and special systems (labs, clean rooms and data centers)
+ Energy Conservation and System Selection using LCCA
+ Application of ASHRAE Standards
+ Design of Air Distribution Systems
+ Equipment & Systems Selection
+ Energy Plant Engineering
+ Preparation of Utility Flow & Control Diagrams and Sequence of Operation

Significant functional knowledge and use of Codes and design standards is required:

- International Codes

Application of mechanical engineering handbooks and manuals:

Proficient user of the following software is a plus:

- Trane Trace
- HVAC Solution

- Navisworks
- MS Office Suite
- WinEst Pro Plus
- SpecsIntact
- Acrom e-SPECS Linx,

CAD skills:

- AutoCAD

- Plant 3D

Familiarity and functional knowledge about current sustainability trends is a Plus:

- Energy Conservation Measures

Vestal Corporation is a medium-sized St. Louis-based multidisciplinary Engineering, Architecture and construction consulting firm. We are known for our leadership in integrated project delivery, including leading edge technology platforms.

Client types include Owners, Large Design-Build Industrial Contractors and Federal & State Government. Project types included both new construction and remodel. Project Sizes vary from small to very large. Work areas is mostly region, but includes projects located both nationally and in other parts of North America.

If interested in this exciting and challenging position, please send your resume

Company Description
Medium-sized (staff of 105) Multi-disciplinary international engineering and architectural design company. Structural staff of 18. Well know in general manufacturing, food & beverage and heavy industry as a leading structural engineering consultant and for advanced use of engineering and BIM technologies. Work with Fortune 100 Owners and large ($2-$6 billion/year) international construction managers/general contractors on large (>$1 Billion) design-build projects.

Chesterfield, MO


Mon, 18 Sep 2017 12:47:52 PDT