Director of Engineering/Chief Engineer, PE - Orange County, CA
We seek a seasoned Chief Engineer with a robust commercial plumbing and HVAC design background to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will be locally based with a stable work history and a deep understanding of the intricacies of large commercial projects. This role will be pivotal in ensuring our engineering projects maintain the highest accuracy, quality, and efficiency standards.
Technical Leadership: Oversee the design and engineering process, ensuring that all projects adhere to industry best practices and maintain the highest efficiency and quality.
Drawing Review: Review, validate, and approve engineering drawings, ensuring they comply with all relevant codes and standards.
Mentoring & Training: Lead, mentor, and train junior engineers, fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement.
Preconstruction Expertise: Provide essential preconstruction services, ensuring potential issues are identified and addressed before they become critical problems.
Project Management: Oversee large-scale commercial projects, focusing on hospitals (OSHPD, HCAI), labs, data centers, and high-rise structures.
- A minimum of 15+ years of experience in commercial plumbing and HVAC design and engineering.
- Bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering.
- Valid California PE license.
- At least 3 years in leadership roles, overseeing teams or significant projects.
- Proficiency in Revit is highly preferred.
- Proven track record of working on large-scale commercial projects, specifically hospitals (OSHPD, HCAI), labs, data centers, and high-rise structures.
- Local to Orange County, CA, with a stable work history.
- Exceptional interpersonal skills with a knack for mentoring and team leadership.
- Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making capabilities.
- Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment while ensuring strict attention to detail.
- A strong commitment to upholding safety standards and best practices in engineering.