Mechanical/Electrical Design Engineer

Mechanical/Electrical Design Engineer

Eastern Connecticut State University, the state’s public liberal arts university serving over 4,000 students, offers a wide range of undergraduate majors in the arts and sciences and professional studies, as well as selected graduate programs. Located in historic Windham County in the heart of eastern Connecticut, the University is midway between New York City and Boston and only a short drive from Hartford, the state capital.

We invite applications from candidates who have a strong commitment to excellence in the architecture and engineering profession, with strong design and technical abilities, and excellent communication skills needed to work with a diverse campus population and perspectives.

Department: Facilities Management & Planning

Qualifications: Successful candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, professional engineering license, and at least five (5) years experience with school facility design, residential design, renovations, planning, specification writing, bidding, and construction. Knowledge of building automation systems preferred. Proficiency with automated computer systems – word processing, database, AutoCAD, project management, and automatic spreadsheets required. Ability to work and communicate effectively with diverse academic and administrative staff, vendors, and contractors. Current Connecticut Professional Engineer’s license required. LEED credentials are desirable.

Position Description: The University seeks a Mechanical/Electrical Design Engineer, who will report to the Director of Facilities Management & Planning. The Mechanical/Electrical Design Engineer will develop plans and specifications for in-house projects as well as serving as a member of the project team for major capital projects.

Responsibilities include preparing and maintaining plans of existing facilities, assistance in development and maintaining campus standards, developing construction documents for new construction and renovations to existing facilities, project management and construction administration duties. Additional expectations include Revit fluency, code review, cost estimating, and continued professional development.

Respond to: Please send cover letter, resume, portfolio of work if available, and contact information of three references via email to James Fielding, Search Chair, [email protected]

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