PDA Engineers is seeking a senior Mechanical Design Engineer with extensive experience in tenant improvement projects. The ideal candidate must be self-motivated, eager, and able to work on a variety of fast paced projects. 


Required education/experience: ​

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Professional Engineering license preferred).

  • 8-12 years’ experience in mechanical engineering for tenant improvements in office buildings.

  • Ability to perform work requiring independent judgment, knowledge of engineering principals, procedures, and code requirements.

  • Ability to self-perform all mechanical engineering tasks associated with the project from field survey, design / drafting and engineering calculations, to coordinating with clients and other departments.

  • Ability to perform engineering load calculations and Title 24 energy compliance calculations.

  • Ability to design air conditioning systems, air distribution layouts, piping systems and equipment selections.

  • Ability to work with and be supported by other senior engineers for guidance and act as a mechanical lead or project lead.

  • Solid foundation of design and drafting utilizing AutoCAD software.

  • Must be adaptable self-starter, able to problem solve, learn and apply new technologies with minimal support.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with cross disciplinary team members and clients.

  • Effective in prioritizing and setting deadlines, while also adapting to change.


  • Competitive compensation package

  • 401K

  • Profit sharing

  • Medical insurance

  • Dental / Vision

  • Long term disability insurance

  • Life insurance