Project Engineer

Xcel Mechanical Systems has immediate openings for entry-level Project Engineers to support commercial HVAC & Plumbing engineering and construction projects across the company’s Aerospace, Education, Entertainment, Hospitals and Transportation markets. The ideal candidate has interest or background in Construction Management, Mechanical Engineering, or a related discipline. You will join Xcel Mechanical as it enters its 25th-year in business; a time in which our company is being recognized as one of the largest commercial mechanical and plumbing Design-Build contractors in California, and one of the safest in the United States.

 Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Assist our Project Management Team in the execution of large & complex commercial and industrial HVAC, Plumbing, and Process Piping construction projects
  • Ensure accurate documentation to successfully track projects, including submittals, schedules, billings, RFI s (requests for information), change orders, project start-up and close-out (including timely processing of O&M s and as-built packages)
  • Assist in tracking field installation
  • Organize, file, and track all project coordination and correspondence
  • Become familiar with different construction management software programs

Position Objectives:

  • Projects consistently meet or exceed expected schedule and profit objectives
  • Effective control of deliveries to coincide with schedules and progress billing
  • Timely review, approval, and submission of RFI’s, requests for change orders, and change orders
  • Timeliness and accuracy of submittals, project turnover and start-up packages
  • Proper documentation of all projects reflecting the flow of the project
  • Maintain and grow customer satisfaction

 Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong work ethic, initiative and a “can-do” problem-solving attitude
  • Excellent listener and communicator
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office: Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Bluebeam, Adobe editing, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Project experience is a plus
  • Experience in mechanical contracting is a plus
  • Must present a strong, confident and professional image
  • Must be able to commute to different jobsites within the Greater Los Angeles Metro Area

Please send inquiries to: careers@xcelmech.com