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Mechanical Designer (5+ years)

Coffman Engineers, Inc.
Seattle, WA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Company Description

At Coffman Engineers, we serve as both prime consultant and sub consultant on projects large and small, including commercial, retail, institutional, government, industrial, and project/construction management. Incorporated in 1979, we have employees in more than 20 locations serving clients across the United States and overseas.

To meet client objectives and to integrate our many disciplines, we can create teams comprised of civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, fire protection, and corrosion control, as well as project/construction managers and professionals in a variety of specialty services. This ability has made us a leader in the engineering and construction communities, and has strengthened our reputation as being progressive, innovative, and a great place to work.

Job Description

Coffman Engineers’ Seattle office is seeking a Mechanical Designer with five or more years of drafting/design experience. The successful candidate will work within the mechanical engineering department to lead the successful development of design packages. Coffman’s Seattle office offers a small firm work environment with large firm opportunities.

In addition to being the Mechanical Drafter/Designer, for some projects the candidate may be the overall project CAD/BIM lead and will coordinate with other discipline engineers and designers to produce a multidiscipline engineering design package for client submittal. The candidate will also develop drawings in conformance with project specifications, Coffman or client CAD/BIM standards, scope of work, design parameters, and industry practices with the ability to deliver complete and accurate design packages.

This position is not eligible for sponsorship.


  • Graduation from a certified CAD training program or a Technical/Associates degree in engineering or related field (preferred).
  • 5 or more years of progressive experience in AutoCAD and Revit for mechanical plumbing, piping, and HVAC ventilation design.
  • Proficiency in:
    • Autocad and Revit software.
    • Setting up new projects utilizing company and client AutoCAD and Revit standard template files.
    • Coordinating with clients and outside design team members on drafting standards and file exchanges.
    • Coordinating design submittals. Publishing drawings in multiple formats and delivering internally or uploading digital files to clients.
    • Providing quality assurance of final design packages.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to travel to job sites as needed.

Additional Information

Vaccine Mandates

At this time, Coffman Engineers is subject to various state and client vaccination mandates in order to work on certain projects. In addition, there are two federal mandates pending which are under review by the United States legal system. If either mandate is implemented, it would impact Coffman employees.

Therefore, we will ask you about your vaccination status upon hire. If you choose not to be vaccinated, or request and are denied a medical or religious exemption, or we are unable to accommodate you even with an approved exemption, or you do not wish to inform us of your vaccination status, our ability to continue your employment may be impacted.

Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time of transition in our country. If you have any questions about these mandates or any other questions generated by this message, please contact the HR Representative with whom you have been working.

Why You Want To Work Here

Coffman truly focuses on its employees. We support and encourage individually tailored professional and technical advancement as well as personal growth. We offer an excellent salary/benefits package, a desirable location, and a professional office environment with the opportunity to work with a collaborative team.

Coffman offers a flexible PTO program, a fun office environment, and free daily breakfast. Coffman’ Seattle office is located in a newly renovated office space close to convenient transportation options, the historic Pike Place Market, and all that downtown and the waterfront has to offer. We welcome the dedicated and the driven. Join us.

Don’t take our word for it. Check out what others are saying:

Coffman At A Glance:

  • 43 years in business
  • 600+ employees serving clients throughout the U.S. and overseas from more than 20 locations
  • Multi-discipline engineering services plus corrosion control, commissioning and project/construction management
  • #27 Top 80 Engineering Firms, Building Design+Construction, 2019
  • #29 Zweig Group Hot Firm List, Zweig Group, 2021
  • #154 Top 500 Design Firms, Engineering News-Record, 2021


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This position is direct with Coffman Engineers; we are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled individuals.

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