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Mechanical Design Engineer Connecticut


A/Z Corporation is currently seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer in North Stonington CT.


  • Perform mechanical engineering duties which encompasses the design and optimization of associated systems and components that are centered on HVAC and piping systems;
  • Primary responsibility to support design efforts of Senior Engineers;
  • Completion of EIT exam preferred;
  • Development of Schematic Design, Conceptual Design, Detailed Design Documents and/or participate in peer reviews with any associated third party design consultants;
  • Research and analyze customer design requirements and associated performance data to evaluate the feasibility, design considerations, probable cost, operability and maintenance requirements of designs or applications;
  • Interface with outside vendors for best component or system selection as it pertains to the application requirements which ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications;
  • Implement and participate in Green Building Design & Construction practices as recognized by industry recognized associations such as USGBC and LEED Accreditation;
  • Support and perform building code analysis and detailed design development that is consistent with industry best practices, OEM requirements, and any specific technical standards;
  • Provide stamped drawings for worked performed on behalf of A/Z consistent with the Professional Engineers Code of Ethics;
  • Must be proficient in the latest in AutoCAD design software solutions;
  • Experience with 3D modeling within a BIM environment and clash detection applications (i.e. Revit, AutoCad, Navisworks, QuickPen, etc.) is a plus;
  • Confer with engineers and other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, and provide technical information;
  • Conduct research that tests and analyzes the feasibility, design, operation and performance of equipment, components and systems;
  • Develop and test models of alternate designs and processing methods to assess feasibility, operating condition effects, possible new applications and necessity of modification;
  • Support commissioning, start-up and help develop procedures for testing, including IQ-OQ-PQ validation protocols;
  • Establish and coordinate the maintenance and safety procedures, service schedule, and supply of materials required to maintain specialty systems and equipment in the prescribed condition;
  • Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation, and to make recommendations to physical plant operations and/or maintenance crew as requested;
  • Application and understanding of Company design formatting, indexing, reporting and document quality assurance procedures and policies;
  • Estimate costs and submit bids for engineering based opportunities;
  • Solicit new business and provide technical customer service;


  • Project Management for various project assignments as assigned by the Director/Operations Manager in charge;
  • Assist in the business development efforts of the Corporation including preconstruction, tactical approaches with project delivery, ensuring a customer-centric focus, client interaction, and presentation assistance;
  • Participate in required peer reviews with project team members providing insight and confirmation regarding productivity factors, assembly breakdown structures, constructability evaluations, alternative means and methods, general condition build-up factors, and scope of service definition for associated qualifications, clarifications, and conditions in support of project proposals;
  • Adherence to Corporate Environmental, Health, and Safety Policies and Best-Practices in the deployment of all work related activities;
  • Provide a pro-active and positive Client interface throughout the delivery of services;
  • Quality control accountability to ensure field compliance with all associated project specifications and technical requirements;
  • Provide the necessary project information to accurately complete conceptual or work-in-process performance schedules in an organized and controlled project approach;
  • Coordinate and support all project close-out, start-up and training in accordance with facility management best practice standards and technical requirements that are outlined within the project performance specifications;
  • Initiate continuous improvement objectives and embrace technology enhancements;
  • Promote, foster and maintain open communication among all project team members, consultants, inspectors, applicable agencies, and the supporting subcontractors and trade participants;
  • Participation in lessons learned sessions, operational development initiatives, and best practice training to support a continuous improvement working philosophy.

A/Z Corporation offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401k, paid holidays and vacation.

An AA/EOE Employer