LaBella Associates was established in 1978 and is a certified Great Place To Work. We are headquartered in Rochester, NY with offices across New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Maine, Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Madrid, Spain. LaBella is a multi-disciplined architectural and engineering firm dedicated to client satisfaction through teamwork, respect, and trust. We provide services that take a project from start to finish—from an initial study to determine a project’s feasibility to construction administration and start up, and everything in between.
Job Overview For over 25 years LaBella’s Albany Office has developed a strong reputation for preparing energy efficient, sustainable designs. We work on a wide variety of building projects including higher education, commercial, industrial, healthcare and K-12.
We are frequently selected for challenging assignments that demand creative approaches. We carry out thorough energy modeling for all our projects and help clients maximize incentives available for energy efficient design.
We are currently seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer to lead mechanical project teams in our Albany, NY office. Project work will involved clients in multiple Market Sectors. This position will report to the Mechanical Engineering Discipline Leader.
Supervise mechanical engineering staff in development of conceptual designs, final system selection, preparation of load models, and preparation of design drawings, specifications, and control sequences of operation
Supervise mechanical staff during project construction (submittal review, construction observation, and system startup)
Interact closely with electrical and structural engineers and project architects
Coordinate with project commissioning agents
Monitor and manage project financial performance and schedule
Interact directly with clients from the proposal phase, through design, construction, and startup
Maintain existing client relationships, assist in identification of new clients, and assist in business development efforts
Building system design experience focused on heating, ventilating, and air conditioning, plumbing, and fire protection is a plus
Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
Proficiency with building energy modeling programs - Trace, Carrier HAP, and/or eQUEST
Familiarity with digital control systems
Familiarity with NYSERDA and utility incentive programs
Degree in mechanical engineering
Minimum 8 years engineering experience involving complex building systems projects
Strong writing, organizational and communications skills
Ability to work on several projects simultaneously
New York PE license
The offer of employment for this position will be conditioned upon a satisfactory criminal background check.
Additional Salary Information: company perks: incentive compensation, employee share program, 401K plan, etc.
Internal Number: 1265
About LaBella Associates, D.P.C.
At LaBella Associates, our job is to create – structures, plans, ideas, results. As a nationally recognized Design Professional Corporation, that’s a given, right? But here’s what really drives us: creating partnership between our team and our clients. So much so that we become one team, unified in the unrelenting pursuit of exceptional performance on each and every project. Reliability. Accountability. Collaboration. Respect. Not skills we went to school for, but innate in LaBella team members.
The pursuit of partnership is embedded in our culture—has been since our inception in 1978. And it affects client outcomes in profound ways. It means we’re built to expertly execute projects from start to finish. That we have the talent and resources to take on any challenge. That projects are completed on time, on budget, and beyond expectations. And that we win awards – not just for our talent, but also for our ethics, employee culture, and growth.
Today, our wheelhouse is broad, with four key service offerings: Buildings, Energy, Infrastructure, and Environmental. Our staff of over 800 team members is spread across more than 20 office locations. We’re headquartered in Rochester, NY—but our impact is seen, felt, and experienced around the world.