Gannett Fleming

Mechanical Engineer

Job Locations US-NY-New York
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At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.


Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

What You Will Do

Gannett Fleming provides building-focused architectural and engineering services to a variety of commercial, industrial, and institutional clients. We provide analysis, evaluation, plans, and design for facility projects that involve rehabilitation, expansion, new construction, and process change. We provide services in Mechanical/HVAC, electrical/lighting, structural, security, data and voice communications, energy management, audio visual, civil/utility, site development, and architectural disciplines. Our projects are heavily focused on sustainability and energy efficiency including LEED® and other green building certifications. 


We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer in our New York City, New York Office. 

The candidate will be responsible for design and production of documents with the assistance of cad techs; heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems; boiler and chiller plants; plumbing systems; fluid distribution systems; fire protection systems; and process mechanical systems.  Experience required includes systems design and applications, economic evaluations, life-cycle cost analyses, energy conservation, equipment selection, specifications bidding documents, construction administration, and commissioning of systems.  Work also involves field surveys of mechanical, plumbing and fire protection systems, testing of existing systems, and energy studies.  Projects involve public works, industrial, military, mass transit, healthcare, educational, and commercial facilities. This is an opportunity to join a growing firm, office and group with excellent benefits, compensation and education opportunities.


  • Survey and studies of building mechanical equipment and systems
  • Design of HVAC systems, building automation, systems, plumbing systems and fire suppression systems
  • Preparation of design calculations
  • Progress and other report writing
  • Project specification writing
  • Proactive problem identification and resolution
  • Coordination and verification of project deliverables

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a consulting mechanical engineering firm with a thorough understanding of mechanical building codes and construction standards
  • EIT preferred.  PE not necessary, but eventual growth toward obtaining is recommended
  • LEED AP or GA preferred 
  • Strong understanding of DDC controls and controls design and operation
  • Knowledge of Engineering programs for ASHRAE based calculations such as Trane Trace
  • Revit; AutoCAD required.  Microstation is highly desired,
  • Experience with K-12, Higher Education and water/wastewater facilities preferred
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills are required 



Life at Gannett Fleming


For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,500+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.


Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law. 


Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.


NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.


Location: New York City, NY
Working Hours: Core Business Hours
Employment Status: Full-time
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