• Mechanical Engineer - Design Build

    Job Locations US-DC
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  • Overview

    Fueled by a dedicated workforce, Ameresco is the premier provider of energy efficiency and renewable technology solutions.  From conservation to renewable energy generation, our employees have developed and implemented over $5 Billion in energy savings solutions that help our customers utilize clean and sustainable resources.


    New opportunities based in Washington, DC for a Mechanical Engineer to join Ameresco’s Federal Solutions Team in the development and implementation of energy savings performance contracting projects, new technology applications, and renewable energy initiatives.


    Participate in Project Team engineering and design audit visits and supporting activities.

    Assist in the preparation engineering design and bid document development in support of construction, operations, and maintenance of customer site programs and projects in accordance with energy savings performance contract requirements.

    Analyze and prepare conceptual and detailed engineering design and bid documents, cost estimates, drawings, and specifications for energy efficient building technology and system measures.

    Coordinate with vendors and installation contractors for feasibility and pricing verification of proposed project modifications.

    Cultivate and maintain effective business relationships at all levels and project phases.

    Assist with project expenditures and job cost accounting: including documentation, approvals, tracking, and reporting for engineering aspects.  

    Ensure compliance with company, industry, trade, and jurisdictional safety standards, practices, and codes and successful project  

    Perform other duties as required.


    Minimum Requirements:

    BSME or equivalent four year technical engineering degree.

    Minimum 4 years’ HVAC system analysis and design engineering experience, with exposure to facility operations and mechanical installation projects involving co-generation, heating, cooling, lighting, building controls, and automation technologies.


    Additional Preferred Qualifications:

    Fundamentals of Engineer (FE)

    Experience with cogeneration on systems from 60 KW up to 1 MW highly desirable. Proven ability to manage and complete complex projects in a timely, cost-effective manner.

    Excellent verbal, written, computer, and technical communication and presentations skills, including advanced MS Office, Word, Excel proficiency, MS Project, and Primavera.

    Experience utilizing Trane Trace 700, Carrier HAP Heading and Cooling Load programs, eQuest energy modeling software preferred.

    Familiarity with AutoCAD and Revit MEP highly desirable.

    U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Permanent Resident status required.

    May be required to pass security clearance investigation.

    Valid Drivers’ License in good standing, issued by resident state required.

    Travel required.


    Interested individuals are encouraged to visit to submit your resume, cover letter and sample project history. DIRECT Applicant Response Preferred.


    AMERESCO challenges the brightest, most talented and creative individuals in the industry by providing an environment that embraces initiative, diversity, and achievement along with comprehensive rewards, including people-oriented insurance, investment, and incentive plans.


    Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Women/Minorities/Veteran/Disability.




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