Professional Engineer ‐ Mechanical
Posted Wednesday, March 13
Hallberg Engineering, Inc.
Location: White Bear Lake or Duluth, MN office
Hallberg Engineering is searching for an accomplished, experienced professional mechanical engineer with the passion and motivation to contribute to innovative, industry‐leading designs. May be in charge of portions of the firm’s mechanical design projects and may be assigned the project leader responsibility on projects. The majority of these projects will encompass designing mechanical systems for commercial buildings.
Assigned to project team and may make major design recommendations
Prepare preliminary task list
Organize and maintain project files
Incorporate design concepts from schematic design into design development and work with project team to produce construction documents
Produce sketches and system schematics for complicated design tasks such as layout of mechanical equipment rooms
May serve as a field engineer during construction
Coordinate ceiling and wall clearances with other design professionals
Select details which will be used on the project
Document existing conditions and perform some troubleshooting
Edit master specification sections to be project specific
Attend construction progress meetings and produce site observation reports
Produce final punch lists
Research non‐routine code issues and obtain interpretations from code officials
Prepare addendums, proposal requests and change orders
Initiate additional service requests and turn over to Project Manager for submittal to client
Prepare engineering opinion of probable cost for mechanical systems and review construction manager/contractor cost estimates
Provide value engineering
Review drawings for compliance with company standards
Involved in developing and maintaining company design and production standards
In role of project leader, coordinate staff activities and maintain responsibility for project budget, staffing, schedule and quality
Proficient use of computer spreadsheets and design programs for engineering analysis and equipment selections
Edit word processing documents and understand procedures for file saving, retrieving and transferring
Maintain a neat and organized work area which allows efficient access to project information required by other team members
May be working on several concurrent projects
Attend in‐house seminars and educational opportunities outside of the office
Participate in technical and professional societies
Other duties as necessary and assigned
Minimum of 8 to 10 years of previous mechanical building system design required
Professional Engineering (PE) license preferred.
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited University required
Expertise in computer operation for engineering design programs and computer aided drafting (AutoCAD and Revit)
General knowledge of mechanical building system design
Understanding and knowledge of applicable design codes
Must be able to communicate with a variety of individuals; must be able to follow verbal and written instructions/directions and respond to inquiries
Must be able to operate a computer and other business office machines
Must be able to move about the work area and travel to work‐sites as needed or required
Relationship to Others:
Reports to Project Manager, with minimal supervision. Help with development of junior staff.
Has contact with internal team members, and promotes coordination of in‐house project team.
Has client contact for project meetings, project reviews, etc. Responsible for contractor
coordination and communication. Must have the ability to communicate with project
construction team members to confirm details and minimize misunderstandings/conflicts.
Who We Are:
Hallberg and Associates was founded in 1979 in Forest Lake, MN as a mechanical
engineering firm specializing in K‐12 schools. Over the years the name has changed, our services have expanded and Hallberg Engineering is now a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), consulting engineering firm specializing in the design of mechanical, electrical, and technology systems, commissioning and energy services.
What We Do:
Our experienced staff members provide various services including pre‐design studies,
energy usage simulation, early schematic planning and budgeting, timely design
development, thorough construction documents, and comprehensive construction
administration along with post‐occupancy evaluation. Our process includes thorough,
efficient coordination with a building owner’s staff and design team, project consultants
and architectural and interior design firms.
Why Work at Hallberg Engineering?
Hallberg Engineering offers a collaborative, productive and fun work environment while
providing exceptional client services. We pride ourselves on low turnover and are proud of the team we have built. We provide services for a variety of markets including: retail, entertainment/hospitality, municipal, government, places of worship, healthcare, K‐12 schools, higher education as well as industrial facilities
Hallberg Engineering employs 45+ team members, including Engineers, Designers, Project Managers, Commissioning Agents and support staff.
Location and Other Benefits
Our Twin Cities office is located in scenic White Bear Lake, MN just off Highway 61 and County Road E, just a short drive from St. Paul and Minneapolis. Our Duluth office is located on Miller Trunk Highway just a short drive from downtown Duluth.
Hallberg Engineering, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.