Mechanical Engineer - Transit Facilities

Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 2 months ago(1/11/2023 5:14 PM)
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TYLin is a full-service, professional engineering firm focused on the planning, design, and construction of infrastructure solutions for public and private clients worldwide. The firm is an internationally recognized pioneer in solving the most difficult engineering challenges. Headquartered in San Francisco, California for over 65 years, TYLin has more than 3,200 professionals throughout the Americas, Asia, and Europe. TYLin is a member of Dar Group, a global, privately-owned professional services group, and its industry-leading family of Global Infrastructure companies. 


Our Construction Management team is seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer/Inspector for work on various Infrastructure/Transit projects.  This position will report to the Lead Mechanical Engineer and will require at least 5+ years of experience in mechanical design, inspection, and commissioning of transportation facilities and/or other building systems.


  • Conduct mechanical systems design including, but not limited to, HVAC/R, pump systems, boilers, duct design, airflow distribution and balancing, etc.
  • Review mechanical systems plans, shop drawings and approved submittals for design and construction.
  • Perform mechanical systems inspections of contractor operations for conformance to plans, proposals and specifications.
  • Perform mechanical systems and equipment testing. Ensure compliance with approved equipment/specs.
  • Reviewing site conditions, and equipment installation.
  • Write detailed daily inspection reports including in site measurements, as-built sketches, quantity calculations and tracking of manpower/resources.
  • Advise senior staff of potential deficiencies in field conditions and overruns.
  • Willingness to work in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Scheduled shifts may vary and may include nights and weekend work.
  • Assist in change orders negotiations with contractors if required.
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering required.
  • Minimum 5+ years of experience in design and inspection of Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) facilities-related projects.
  • Experience with NYC Municipalities preferred.
  • Considerable knowledge of construction materials and methods required.
  • Ability to read plans/specs and prepare written contract administration documentation such as daily narratives (work reports), controlled inspection reports, daily time and material records.
  • Must be able to document unit price work, keep track of work in place totals for all items of work including contract work, unit price work, extra work, and time and material work on a daily basis. 
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite particularly Word, Excel and Site Manager.
  • Reliable transportation required and ability to commute to project sites.
  • Client focused, always striving to give clients the best solutions.
  • Strong commitment to innovation by creating new and better ways to solve clients’ toughest challenges.
  • High levels of integrity, always doing the right thing in an ethical, fair, and sustainable way.
  • Demonstrated experience of collaboration in a diverse and inclusive team, working together toward technical excellence.



TYLin is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type as protected by federal, state, or local laws. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. TYLin remains committed to complying with all local health authority, legal or lawful client requirements, as such this role may be situated in a jurisdiction with masking or vaccinate or test requirements to attend office or client locations (controlled location). You should ask your manager about this prior to starting. Should you be subject to the requirements, you are required to disclose your vaccination status within the first week of starting or before entering a controlled location, whichever comes first.   As a condition of employment, applicants for any safety-sensitive positions covered under 49 CFR Part 219 must also complete and pass both pre-employment and other screenings in accordance with the law. TYLin is committed to pay equity. As part of that commitment, we have provided the base compensation range of $86,900 - $130,300 annually for this position and local market. TYLin is proud to offer exciting career development opportunities coupled with a comprehensive total rewards package. Our benefits include extensive health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance coverage, continuing education benefits, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, employee assistance program and a retirement savings plan with company matching contributions. We encourage all candidates to explore our total rewards offering.


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