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Bowman, Foster and Associates (BFA) is seeking an energetic and motivated staff to join our mechanical, electrical, and plumbing consulting engineering firm. Our established organization has been providing engineering services in the mid-Atlantic area, and throughout the country and world, for 60 years and continues to grow and provide valued M/E/P services to architects, constructors, local/federal governments, and healthcare clients. Our small, yet agile company, provides a ‘family fit’ company culture where employees are first. This is further highlighted with our 100% employer-provided health benefits, 3%+ safe harbor 401K annually regardless of contribution, a starting of 3 weeks of paid vacation, and much more. Bowman, Foster & Associates is located in beautiful Hampton Roads, Virginia on the border of Norfolk and Virginia Beach, VA. Our wonderful city has been named and ranked as the “best big city to live in” by WalletHub since 2008 including holding the prestigious #1 spot in their 2019 study, beating out 62 other cities such as Austin, TX, Seattle, WA, San Diego, New York and many, many more.

Please send your cover letter and resume to jobs@bfa-eng.com

Mechanical

EIT/PE Mechanical Engineer
(Plumbing & HVAC)

Bowman, Foster and Associates is seeking an energetic, highly motivated mechanical engineer. The applicant should have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the mechanical design for government, healthcare, commercial and/or industrial type facilities. Typical responsibilities include design, engineering analysis, energy modeling, equipment selection, and system layout of HVAC, plumbing, piping, and related mechanical building systems. This position will eventually include project management duties for both in-house (PME) and sub-consultant trades. There are multiple positions available, including a senior position. The ability to communicate clearly with customers and sub-consultants is required.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5+ Years of HVAC Design Experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) Licensure required
  • Ability to perform energy modeling on Trane Trace 700 or similar software

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • LEED, Green Globes, CPD, CEM or other industry credentials
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD 2018+ is desired
  • Experience with AutoDesk REVIT is a plus

The job will involve travel and on-site work to perform fieldwork. Bowman, Foster & Associates, Inc. (BFA) is a Small Business consulting engineering firm providing services throughout the United States and a variety of locations abroad for over 59 years. We perform a wide range of mechanical and electrical engineering services. We routinely manage multi-discipline projects/contracts in which BFA partners with Architects and other engineering disciplines to effectively provide full E/A design services under a single contract and project management. We invite you to visit us online at https://www.bfa-eng.com for additional information.

Bowman, Foster & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Candidates should be authorized to work in the United States.

Electrical

EIT/PE Electrical Engineer
(Lighting & Power Distribution)

Bowman, Foster and Associates is seeking an energetic, highly motivated electrical engineer. EIT designation is required, the ability to obtain a PE license within 12 months is preferred. The applicant should have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in electrical design for government, healthcare, commercial and industrial type facilities. Knowledge and application of lighting and controls (interior and exterior), power distribution (interior and exterior), and telecommunications systems are required.

This position would offer the ability to not only perform complete electrical designs from the ground up but also exposure to project management duties if desired.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 3+ Years of Electrical Design Experience
  • EIT or higher designation

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • SKM Power Tools Software
  • Visual Lighting Software
  • RCDD, LEED, Green Globes, CPD, CEM or other industry credentials
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD 2018+ is desired
  • Experience with AutoDesk REVIT is a plus

      The job will involve travel and on-site work to perform fieldwork. Bowman, Foster & Associates, Inc. (BFA) is a Small Business consulting engineering firm providing services throughout the United States and a variety of locations abroad for over 60 years. We perform a wide range of mechanical and electrical engineering services. We routinely manage multi-discipline projects/contracts in which BFA partners with Architects and other engineering disciplines to effectively provide full E/A design services under a single contract and project management. We invite you to visit us online at https://www.bfa-eng.com for additional information.

      Bowman, Foster & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Candidates should be authorized to work in the United States.

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