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Sr Mechanical Design Engineer

RTM Engineering Consultants Schaumburg, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.



This position applies mechanical engineering design knowledge and ability to create final construction drawings for the owner, and supports the owner throughout the entire construction process. Also serves as a mentor to less experienced mechanical engineers and CAD drafters.


· Accurately and timely produces engineering design elements consistent with project specifications

· Accurately and timely produces design elements and troubleshoots flaws in accordance with the project hours, scope and parameters

· Produces engineering construction documents appropriate for permitting based on project specifics

· Provides complete management of project timelines and related design activity communication between the design team and the client accurately and timely

· In accordance with company standards, provides assistance in the preparation of accurate and complete proposals and engineering agreements

· Provide project coordination with in-house and outside sources

· Provides timely consultation on projects to manage schedules, deadlines, site surveys, punch lists, building codes and standards consistent with company quality standards

· Accurately and consistently execute QA/QC process

· Produces accurate and complete engineering project specifications within project parameters

· Provide timely billing of projects to accounting department

· Selects appropriate equipment for project type

· Produces accurate and complete load calculations and engineering project specifications within project parameters

· Actively participates in post design activities and represents the company in client meetings, through construction completion

· Ensures quality of engineering design is consistent with established quality standards

· Actively mentors junior engineers and designers

· Assists in the preparation of other documents germane to a project with enthusiasm and professionalism

· Follows established work rules, policies and procedures

· Actively engages with other members of the company to continuously strive to improve processes, create efficiencies and reduce costs

· Cooperatively takes on other duties, roles or responsibilities as assigned


· Other general office processes and procedures and project activities

· Actively participate in a company committee


· Expert knowledge of building codes and standards

· Knowledge of mechanical engineering standards and other trades

· Strong project management skills

· 4-year degree in engineering required, EIT and/or PE preferred

· Minimum of 6 years’ experience in mechanical engineering

· Demonstrable understanding of construction process and interpretation of construction drawings

· Knowledge of AutoCad

· Knowledge of Revit preferred

· Excellent communication skills


· Team oriented, professional, self-starter, with positive attitude and multi-tasking capability

RTM Engineering Consultants

Why Work Here?

Awesome CEO, Great Benefits, and Lots of Room For Growth!

We are an engineering firm that goes beyond a typical consulting role. We become a partner to our clients by aligning with the goals, processes, and people at each organization. Since our inception in 1981, we have stood for a consistent offering by way of exceptional responsiveness to project and client processes.


Schaumburg, IL