Engineer IV – Senior Mechanical Engineer (Closed)

May 28 2021 admin Comments Off on Engineer IV – Senior Mechanical Engineer (Closed)
  • Full Time


Client / Project:                Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) / Program Management Office (PMO)
Salary Range:                     $126.4K to $148.7K annual base salary, depending on experience


  • Review, understand and enforce the LACCD Standard Operating Policies (SOPs).
  • Review Programming Project Criteria documents to ensure adherence to LACCD standards.
  • Review documents at different stages of design to ensure all aspects are met.
  • Work with commissioning team to provide support when needed.
  • Implement the electrification of central plants and other building systems outlined in the Board of Trustees’ Clean Energy Resolution passed in July 9, 2020.
  • Experience with Central Plant to assist with complex systems level issues.
  • Experience in designing science-teaching laboratories, classrooms, student housing, auditoriums, cafeterias to help solve owners’ issues.
  • Knowledge of LEED credits related to mechanical and plumbing.
  • Experience with energy and environmental sustainability approaches and its related impacts to operational efficiency.
  • Understanding trends and building standard methodologies in the industry.
  • Understand Title 24 and ASHRAE recommendations.
  • Detail oriented and able to meet project requirements and timelines.
  • Coordinate with multi-disciplinary teams in conjunction with Project Managers.
  • Experience with working collaboratively on projects, including with Program Managers, Project Managers and General Contractors.
  • Assist College Project Teams (CPT’s) with technical mechanical and plumbing issues that require second opinions i.e. peer review of Request For Clarifications (RFC’s), Change Orders, etc.
  • Strong organizational skills including ability to prioritize effectively.
  • Experience with Microsoft suite.
  • Ability to work well with others under strict deadlines.
  • Ability to track, address and resolve all project issues in a timely manner.
  • Capable of travelling to and from project sites for attending project and construction meetings.
  • Experience with documenting site conditions at various stages of construction
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the PMO and LACCD.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in in Mechanical Engineering
  • 10 or more years of experience designing HVAC, plumbing and fire protection for building systems.
  • 6 or more years of DSA experience for mechanical and plumbing systems
  • 5 or more years of Construction field experience with ability to trouble shoot operational and
  • commissioning issues to implement solutions in a timely manner.
  • 6 or more years of project experience with Community Colleges
  • Strong Local Code experience related to mechanical plumbing and fire protection.


  • PE Engineering license or equivalent or ability to become a licensed PE
  • IES VE modeling experience preferred

Deadline to submit resume:
Tuesday June 8, 2021 @ 12:00 noon (late submissions cannot be accepted)
Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements: hr@paragon‐
Subject line: LACCD Senior Mechanical Engineer

Approximate Processing Time:
Short list post: Week of June 14, 2021
Interviews: Week of June 14, 2021
Number of positions: 1
Anticipated Start: June 2021
Recruitment No.: SAC-299

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