Sr. Mechanical Engineers in Sparks, NV at Volt

Date Posted: 10/1/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Sparks, NV
  • Duration:
    8 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions currently has 2 openings for Sr. Mechanical Engineers with HVAC experience in the Reno NV area.

Candidates will be responsible for performing the preparation of mechanical engineering contract drawings. The mechanical engineering designs will include HVAC systems, dust collection, dry air systems, cooling and heating hydronic systems.


  • Experience in designing Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning systems and some plumbing design experience
  • Professional Design Experience in a wide range of project types including office, mission critical/data centers, high tech/R&D, bio-tech/pharmaceutical and industrial
  • Construction Administration experience including site observation visits and review of RFIs, and shop drawings
  • Knowledge and experience with writing sequences of operation
  • Direct experience in the preparation of mechanical contract drawings and engineering specifications
  • Proficient in the use of various computer programs such as HVAC load calculations, Microsoft Office Suite, and AutoCAD.


  • Complete understanding and familiarity with calculating, sizing and selecting mechanical and hydraulic equipment, distribution and infrastructure. Including but not limited to: Dust Collectors, Heat Exchangers (shell/tube, plate/frame, brazed fin), Chillers, Pumps, Air Handling Units, Terminal Units, Fans / Blowers, Pumps, DOAS Units, Control Valves and Instrumentation, Hazardous Exhaust, Dehumidification Units, Heat Recovery Systems, Energy Savings Equipment.
  • Advanced knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline.
  • International Codes Council (ICC) Suite of Codes (codes including Building, Mechanical, Plumbing, Energy Conservation, Fuel Gas, and Fire Codes)
  • ASHRAE Handbooks / Standards
  • SMACNA Standards
  • Project Coordination experience
  • Actively coordinates with internal/external team members. Typically, responsible for defining project schedules for HVAC.
  • Provide in-field or on-site surveys and inspections and draft subsequent site report
  • Ensure the installation of the mechanical system meets the plans and specifications of the original design and the expectations of the client


  • Minimum of 10 years mechanical consulting experience with HVAC systems
  • Professional Engineer registration

Volt is an equal opportunity employer