Mechanical Designer with 1-3 years construction design exp.

Comfort Engineering, Inc.
Las Vegas, NV
Oct 13, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Businesses & Consultants
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Our Mission Statement:

Comfort Engineering, Inc. is dedicated to providing excellent mechanical, plumbing and electrical Engineering services while maintaining professional and friendly client relationships. We are committed to the personal and professional growth and development of our Employees in a culture that cares for them in the totality of their lives.

Comfort Engineering offers medical insurance, a matching Simple IRA plan, graduating PTO and Holidays.


Job Description: Assist drafting, design and engineering staff in preparing construction documents.

  • Prepare detailed construction documents and specifications for mechanical, plumbing and/or electrical systems, using computer-assisted drafting (CAD) equipment.
  • Coordinate with and consult other workers to design and lay out systems and to resolve design or other problems.
  • Review and analyze specifications, sketches, drawings, ideas, and related data to assess factors affecting designs and the procedures and instructions to be followed.
  • Compute mathematical formulas to develop and design detailed specifications using computer-assisted equipment.
  • Position instructions and comments onto drawings.
  • Modify and revise designs as needed.
  • Site investigation.
  • Lay out and draw schematic, orthographic, or angle views to depict functional relationships of systems.
  • Confer with engineering staff
  • Confer with clients to review schematics and answer questions pertaining to installation of systems.
  • Assemble documentation packages and produce drawing sets which are then checked by an engineer
  • Review preliminary construction documents for accuracy and conformity to standards and regulations.

Work Context


Sitting, repetitive movement, contact with others (face-to-face, by telephone, or otherwise), face-to-face discussions with individuals or teams, writing letters and memos, telephone conversations, use of electronic mail, dealing with unpleasant, angry, or discourteous people, making decisions that affect other people, the financial resources, and/or the image and reputation of the organization, making decisions that impact the results of co-workers, clients or the company, repeating the same physical activities or mental activities over and over, being exact or highly accurate, meeting strict deadlines, work with external customers or the public, coordinating or leading others in accomplishing work activities, work with others in a group or team, working indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.


Opportunity to make decisions without supervision.

Freedom to determine tasks, priorities, and goals.

Work Activities

Analyzing Data or Information

Making Decisions and Solving Problems

Designing, Drafting and Laying Out Construction Documents and Specifications

Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates

Establishing and Maintaining Interpersonal Relationships

Processing Information

Review Submittals

Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events

Updating and Using Relevant Knowledge

Getting Information

Thinking Creatively

Interacting With Computers

Documenting/Recording Information

Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards

collect technical data

understand engineering data or reports

create mathematical diagrams or charts

respond to requests for information (RFI) from clients

evaluate engineering data

use government regulations

read blueprints

analyze technical data, designs, or preliminary specifications

read schematics

read technical drawings

confer with engineering, technical or manufacturing personnel

examine engineering documents for completeness or accuracy

work as a team member

use spreadsheet software

use drafting or mechanical drawing techniques

draw plans to scale

use computer aided drafting or design software for design, drafting, or other engineering tasks


Years of Experience: Three (3) years work experience


Basic Skills

Active learning and listening, critical thinking, learning strategies, mathematics, reading comprehension, science, speaking, writing

Social Skills

Coordination, instructing, negotiation, persuasion, services orientation, and social perceptiveness

Complex Problem Solving Skills

Complex Problem Solving

Technical Skills

Equipment selection, use of CAD and design software, and other programs as relates to discipline

Resource Management Skills

Time management

Desktop Computer Skills

Spreadsheets, internet, navigation, word processing

Knowledge Required

Computer drafting technology, mathematics


Desktop computers, plotters, calculators, Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and software as needed by discipline

Company Description
Comfort Engineering, Inc., a multi-disciplined engineering firm that specializes in mechanical, electrical, and plumbing design. Comfort Engineering has been a member of the Las Vegas building industry since 1996. We are proud to be the engineering company of choice for the premier builders and architects in the southwestern United States. Our success is attributed to our integrity and our ability to do the job right on time the first time.

Las Vegas, NV


Sat, 7 Oct 2017 11:38:13 PDT