Plumbing Designer

Founded in 1975, BR+A Consulting Engineers maintains a total staff of 350 employees located at our main office in Boston and branch offices in New York City, NY; Philadelphia, PA; McLean, VA (Washington, DC); Coral Gables, FL (Miami); Chicago, IL; St. Louis, MO; Tampa, FL and Charlotte, NC.  BR+A provides state-of-the-art integrated and coordinated mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection consulting engineering, technology systems design, lighting design, and building commissioning services.

BR+A is seeking applicants for a Plumbing Designer position in our McLean, VA Office. The potential candidate should have 1-3 years of experience and the following skills:

  • Designing of Plumbing for Healthcare, Commercial High-rise building, and Laboratory projects;
  • Proficient in Auto CAD and Revit;
  • Experience in specification writing;
  • Perform field verification and take-offs of existing systems for renovation projects;
  • Coordinates with other disciplines;
  • Develop calculations for Plumbing system sizing;
  • Have a thorough knowledge of local Plumbing Codes;
  • Understand work planning and manage the design process to the available hours in the work plan;
  • Meet with clients and work with contractors;
  • Oversee deliverables to and from clients;
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills;
  • Strongly motivated, well organized, shows professional initiative;
  • Takes ownership of assignments, work both independently and as part of the project team.

We offer excellent compensation and a competitive benefits package, including Medical/Dental coverage and 401K, to all of our full-time employees.

BR+A is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, regardless of race, gender, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation.  The candidate must pass a drug test.

Qualified candidates should forward their resume and cover letter.


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