AECOM Mechanical Engineer in Springfield, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Springfield

Job Summary

AECOM has an opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer at our Springfield, VA location. The selected candidate will independently evaluate, select and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria, using judgment in making adaptations and modifications. Performs responsible and varied engineering assignments requiring general familiarity with a broad field of engineering and knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines. Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary design elements for engineering works. Solves problems by use of combination of standard procedures, modifications of same or methods developed in previous assignments. Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position. Receives general instructions on specific assignment objectives, complex features, and possible solutions. Independent development of work requirements expected. This position requires proof of US Citizenship and a current TS/SCI Clearance.


  • Engineer will develop/design solutions for a variety of technical problems of moderate to extreme scope and complexity across the mechanical engineering discipline.

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD 2018 required.

  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, as this individual will be working with both internal and external clients.

  • The applicant shall have an understanding of typical codes such as ASHRAE 90.1, UMC, IMC, and UFC.

  • Experience with Operations & Maintenance responsibilities; experience supporting tradesmen in analyzing/troubleshooting system issues.

  • Data and trending analysis to determine desired upgrades or process improvements.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be a US citizen.

  • Must have an active, fully adjudicated TS security clearance.

  • 5+ years of direct experience.

  • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering.

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD 2018.

  • Familiarity with UMC, IMC, ASHRAE 90.1, UFC.

  • Experience designing HVAC and Hydronic systems, data center cooling systems, Building Management Systems-BMS.

  • Proficient in the use of computers for making engineering calculations, spreadsheets, and report writing and briefing preparation.

  • Professional Engineer (PE) certification is required. If expired, must be able to obtain PE certification within 90 days of date of hire.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Active TS/SCI w/poly is preferred.

  • Certified Energy Manager or Certified Facility Manager.

  • Experience with CMMS software, Archibus preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 192854BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.