Careers

Thank you for your interest in Segars Engineering.  We are a fast-growing multi-discipline engineering design firm based in Charlottesville, VA.  The firm is focused on providing 3D designs to a growing list of well-known industrial clients.  Our motto is "See it, Solve it!" because we believe that seeing the problem is the first step towards a solution.

Segars Engineering has job openings on a regular basis.  Please see the listings below and click on the link at the bottom of the page for additional job postings.

Senior Mechanical Engineer

(Charlottesville, VA)

Segars Engineering is looking for an experienced, licensed Mechanical/Facilities Engineer for our Charlottesville, VA office. The winning candidate should have BS in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited school plus 5-10 years of related experience. An MS in Mechanical engineering is preferred, but not required. Exposure to both Mechanical and Electrical work is a plus, as is some project, construction, and/or personnel management experience.  Client interaction and business development are routine aspects of the job.  Stock ownership and partnership opportunities exist for employees who demonstrate excellence and long-term commitment to the company.

The ideal candidate would possess the following qualities:

  • Able to manage projects in the field or office and a desire to excel at identifying problems and solutions in a light or heavy industrial environment.
  • Experience with designing/specifying mechanical equipment for all types of industrial offices and facilities.
  • Experience with creating and editing mechanical drawings.  Able to read architectural, piping and electrical drawings.
  • Skilled at data collection, analysis and optimizing systems to improve overall performance.
  • The ability to lead a design team, ensuring that all project success criteria are met.
  • Experience managing and interfacing with construction contractors.
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Revit and Sinda (thermal analysis) & energy modeling programs.
  • Familiarity with capital project feasibility studies, budgetary estimates and alternatives analysis.
  • Able to provide engineering oversight from concept to completion.
  • Able to manage scheduling, invoicing, cost control and closeout of projects.
  • Maintaining continuing education, advancing, and evaluating new Mechanical technologies.
  • Able to reduce complex problems to simple set of solutions.
  • Able to communicate technical and business information effectively.
  • Able to communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing, for both construction and managerial decision-making.
  • Coach, develop, and mentor direct reports of all experience levels.

Job Requirements:

  • Professional Engineer’s License
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering with 5-10 years’ experience.
  • Masters desired.
  • Expertise in AutoCAD, Revit and thermal/energy modeling desired.
  • Physical ability to climb stairs, ladders and navigate equipment platforms.
  • Must be a US citizen or permanent resident.

Segars Engineering offers a competitive salary and benefits, including project manager’s commission and sales commissions for all employees.  Segars Engineering strives to compensate all employees in the top 25th percentile for their discipline or area of expertise.  We offer IRA contributions, health insurance benefits and bonus compensation, life insurance plan and reimbursement for gym membership.

ENTRY LEVEL STRUCTURAL ENGINEER/CAD DESIGNER

This job posting is for Covington, Virginia.

Segars Engineering is a fast-growing design firm headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia. The firm is focused on providing 3D designs to a growing list of well-known industrial clients. Our motto is "See it, Solve it!" because we believe that seeing the problem is the first step towards a solution. Segars Engineering is looking for a Structural/Civil Engineer to join our Covington, Virginia team. The winning candidate should have BS in Civil or Structural Engineering from an accredited school with 0-2 years of related experience. An EIT would be preferred, but not required. Exposure to both civil and structural work is a plus, as is construction and personnel management experience.

The winning candidate would primarily support and be based in our field office in Covington, Virginia.  Primary responsibilities of this position include drafting construction documents in AutoCAD or Revit, preliminary engineering, and other project related tasks.

The ideal candidate should possess the following qualities:

  • Ability to multitask while working on several projects, often occurring simultaneously.
  • Comfortable working in a field setting.
  • Knowledge or experience in structural calculations and analysis of steel, concrete and timber structures.
  • Experience or knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit and Risa 3D.
  • Experience or knowledge in accurate data collection, primarily taking detailed field measurements.
  • Ability to read and interpret existing drawings and plans.
  • Experience or knowledge generating structural plans and details is a plus.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment.

Job Requirements:

  • BS in Civil/Structural Engineering with 0-2 years of experience.
  • EIT preferred, but not required.
  • Expertise in AutoCAD, Revit, and RISA 3D modeling.
  • Physical ability to climb stairs, ladders and navigate equipment platforms.
  • Must be a US citizen or permanent resident.

 

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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.