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Mechanical Engineer (HVAC & Plumbing)

  • Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Position ID: 3382
  • Minimum Experience: Entry Level
  • Education: BSME
  • Registration: Engineer-in-Training
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Want to work for an A/E firm that values employee input and collaboration? Burgess & Niple is seeking a Mechanical Engineer for our Richmond, Virginia office and utilize their technical expertise to lead and complete interesting and challenging projects.

B&N Mechanical Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Perform routine assignments, which are clearly defined, and require the application of standard design engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria
  • Provide design and drafting support in producing deliverables, contract documents, design calculations and analysis, and assisting lead mechanical engineers in a team environment
  • Perform technical writing and cost estimates for studies and reports, HVAC load calculations and energy modeling calculations
  • Perform site visits to obtain field dimensions and other relevant project data
  • Provide design of building plumbing systems including water, waste, vent, and domestic hot water systems

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited engineering program
  • Virginia EIT registration or ability to obtain within 6 months
  • 0-2 years of experience in engineering is required
  • Knowledge and experience with AutoCAD MEP, REVIT, and Trace 700
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Possess an outgoing and positive attitude
  • Be dependable and meet all assigned project deadlines

Our Benefits

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Immediate accrued paid time off
  • 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule
  • Flexible spending or health savings account options
  • Basic life insurance/short-term & long-term disability coverage at no cost to the employee with option to purchase supplemental life insurance
  • Bonus program
  • Flexible hours and hybrid work schedule options
  • Tuition assistance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Casual dress

Why B&N?

At B&N, we are dedicated to improving ourselves and the communities we serve. We do this by providing employees with opportunities for fulfillment, learning and advancement while delivering awesome experiences to our clients. We are committed to exploring new capabilities, emerging technologies and opportunities that will help create a pipeline for future growth.

We are engineers, architects, planners, scientists, geologists, and designers. We are also innovators and leaders, entrepreneurs, and collaborators. We are traffic engineers and parents of teenage drivers. We are site designers and homeowners. Ecologists and dog walkers. Funding experts and foodbank volunteers. We believe that these collective connections to the communities we serve are an asset to B&N and our clients.

Apply today and discover the possibilities for your career at B&N.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click here to view our Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Policy Statement.