Southland Industries Associate Principal Engineer (Mechanical) in Tempe, Arizona

Associate Principal Engineer (Mechanical)

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Are you ready for the next big step in your career where you’ll get the opportunity to do things you’ve never done before? If you’re thinking “yes”, then we want to hear from you! We are growing and we’re looking for a top notch Associate Principal Mechanical Design Engineer who has an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for dong innovative work. As we grow, we want you to grow and have the opportunity to do work you’ve never done before. We can offer you the chance to hone your leadership skills, grow and develop a group of junior engineers and be a key integral part of building our Engineering division and business at Southland. We are a people-centric company that strives to support career growth in a fun, supportive and collaborative environment. It’s the perfect place for someone like you to thrive in. What you’ll do:

  • Pursue and lead the conceptual design effort on a variety of significant projects.

  • You’ll help direct and lead a team of mechanical design engineers and provide mechanical and HVAC design training to the Division.

  • You’ll create and implement new lead design processes, solutions and standards that will ultimately make our team and company better.

  • You’ll have a seat at the table with our team leaders and will be valued for your input and contribution.

    What you’ll need to be successful:

  • An entrepreneurial spirit and the desire to roll up your sleeves and do what it takes to get the job done.

  • An ability to work in a collaborative environment with other team members.

  • Be able to lead and influence the technical design solutions on prospective projects.

  • You’re creative and like coming up with out of the box solutions.

  • You really know your stuff and have an excellent working knowledge of design engineering for mechanical and HVAC systems.

  • You have experience working large and small office buildings, hotels, hospitals, data centers, central plants, cogeneration, high-tech manufacturing and laboratories.

  • Desired experience or interest in integrated project delivery (IPD), target value design (TVD), and design-build (DB). And you want more of this type of experience.

  • Desired experience or interest in the design and construction of emerging or alternate mechanical system (DOAS, TDV, UFAD)

  • Desired experience or interest with sustainable building design and building simulation energy modeling.

    Things we know you’ll likely have:

  • Systems and Software Expertise:

  • Familiar with AutoCAD, Revit or similar design software applications.

  • Trane Trace (or equivalent) load calculation program.

  • Proficient knowledge in use of MS Excel, power point, project and word.

  • Certifications:


  • Industry participation:

  • ASHE


  • A Professional Mechanical Engineer license in good standing.

  • A minimum of 10-15 years of mechanical design and construction industry specific experience.

    Our Southland Engineering group has some the most respected thought leaders in the architectural, engineering and construction community. Believing deeply in the power of collaboration, we recognize that the best solutions transpire when many differing perspectives work together to drive innovation.If you’re up for the challenge and want to do some exciting work, we’d love to hear from you. Benefits:As an employee-owned company, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes excellent benefits for you and your family:

  • 401(k) Plan with50% Company Match(no cap) and immediate 100% vesting

  • Annual bonus program based upon performance, profitability, and achievement

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance

  • Term Life, AD&D Insurance, and Voluntary Life Insurance

  • Disability Income Protection Insurance

  • Pre-tax Flexible Spending Plans (Health and Dependent Care)

  • Holidays/Vacation/Personal Time/Life Events Leave

  • Numerous training opportunities and company paid membership for professional associations and licenses

    For more information on Southland Industries, please visit our web site:www.southlandind.comor onFacebookorLinkedInorTwitterTo hear what our employees are saying about working at Southland Industries, check out our Career Video -Working at SouthlandEEOE/AA/Everify participating Employer

Job Location

Tempe, Arizona, United States

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