Job Details

Senior Mechanical/HVAC Engineer - Jedson Engineering

Location:   Greenville SC

Salary:   based on experience



It’s an exciting time to be joining Jedson Engineering! We’re enjoying a sustained period of growth and have a great team who are passionate about their work in support of our clients in the pulp & paper, chemical, consumer products, and food & beverage. We have offices in the Midwest and across the Southeast and our new location in Salt Lake City. We’re family-owned and growing at an incredible pace. We’re also offering the opportunity to take your career in a new and exciting direction. It’s truly an outstanding time to join our business!



  • At Jedson, you’ll experience a variety of projects in a high growth business.
  • We provide a stable and versatile work environment where you’re surrounded by people who are passionate about their work.
  • We trust each other and work together to meet our clients’ needs.
  • We work as a team – and we like to have fun while we’re at it!



The ideal candidate will have 15 – 20+ years of experience managing industrial projects involving the design of Mechanical, HVAC, Plumbing and Fire Protection systems.  The successful candidate will provide a high level of leadership, mentoring and training for less experienced staff. This person will also have proven ability to work directly with customers and lead internal teams. 



  • Leads the design of HVAC, Plumbing and Fire Protection systems and their associated equipment.  Design can range from a conceptual level to detailed construction documents.
  • Projects will involve the following systems: air handling, exhaust, chilled water, steam, dust control, and plumbing.
  • Create Airflow and Utility Flow Diagrams.
  • Size ductwork, piping, perform pressure drop calculations for systems.
  • Create Riser diagrams and complete fixture calculations and schedule.
  • Conduct field surveys of existing facilities for the purpose of gathering design data, documents, measurements or observation of facility operations.
  • Prepare contract documentation, including drawings and specifications, which conform to industry standards, guidelines and regulatory agencies.
  • Review equipment and material shop drawings for compliance with contract documents
  • Assist with, and support business development activities that support Jedson’s overall strategic goals.
  • Lead internal teams and mentor less experienced engineers and designers.



  • 15 - 20+ years’ experience designing Mechanical, HVAC, Plumbing and Fire Protection systems. Must have engineering consulting experience.   
  • Understands project scheduling and sequencing of engineering activities.
  • Candidate shall have an understanding of project scheduling and sequencing of engineering activities.
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD or Revit, preferably both.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft software such as Excel and Word.
  • Working knowledge of ASHRAE, ASPE and International Building Codes is required.
  • Some travelling is required.
  • Makes major mechanical design recommendations and decisions in collaboration with each project team. Plans design work by discipline for all project sizes.
  • Serve as the Subject Matter Expert on large complex projects or multiple smaller projects.
  • Actively participates in quality control of projects.
  • Plays a significant role in project reviews for quality control on complex projects.


Chuck Aardema, Executive Recruiter