Mechanical/HVAC Engineer


Mechanical/HVAC Engineer

Cincinnati, OH

Organization: Jedson Engineering



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!



You will be 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. You will work directly with customers and interfaces with potential clients on a regular basis.



  • 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.



  • 5+ 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.