Senior Mechanical Project Engineer

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Senior Mechanical Project Engineer

Wight & Company, an award winning, integrated architecture, engineering and construction firm, based in Darien, Illinois, has a tremendous opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Project Engineer in our building design group.

We seek an enthusiastic, motivated individual who will report to the Director of MEP Engineering.


  • Independently manage and design HVAC projects from schematic design through project closeout
  • Work with in-house architects, engineers and construction managers to develop efficient and cost-efficient solutions
  • Produce detailed design documents and specifications for new construction and renovation projects
  • Perform site surveys, existing condition assessments and write reports
  • Check shop drawings and assist during construction
  • Educate relevant company staff in mechanical engineering practices


  • B.S. Degree in Mechanical Engineer
  • 7 to 10+ years of mechanical engineering experience
  • Good working knowledge of ASHRAE standards, IECC, IMC, Chicago Building Codes and other local standards
  • Experience in projects with sustainable solutions and LEED certifications a plus
  • REVIT knowledge a plus
  • Self starter with the ability to interact with a variety of internal and external clients
  • A sense of humor

Wight & Company is an equal opportunity employer that offers excellent benefits and a wonderful work environment. If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume to (email hidden; JavaScript is required).