Facilities Mechanical Design Engineer IRES - SAFB - (AER0004TS)

  • Jacobs
  • Primary Location: United States-Colorado-Schriever AFB-20348-SHRV
  • Jul 30, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description



Description of Duties:

The Facilities Mechanical Design Engineer supports the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) contract. The candidate will:

  • Design, document and coordinate implementation of building mechanical system upgrades, repairs, and remodeling projects. 
  • Develop specifications, scopes of work, and detailed mechanical design drawings for all projects that are related to the MDIOC Facilities mechanical infrastructure. 
  • Develop projects in compliance with engineering codes and principles, relevant specifications, and customer requirements. 
  • Be responsible for equipment upgrades and extensive modifications, equipment and system replacement projects, and equipment rehabilitation projects. 
  • Evaluate and approve design changes, specification and drawing releases related to Facilities projects. 
  • Coordinates with architecture/engineering firms in developing design criteria and preparing layout and detail drawings.
  • Frequently acts as the mechanical engineering subject matter expert (SME) on projects. 
  • Support project managers with coordination of project implementation and documentation.

Mechanical systems include, but are not limited to:

  • HVAC
  • Plumbing
  • Steam systems.

This position can be filled at Schriever AFB, Colorado Springs, CO.


This position will be posted for a minimum of 3 days. If a candidate has not been selected at that time, it will continue to be posted until a suitable candidate is selected or the position is closed.


Resumes, in month and year format, must be submitted with application in order to be considered for the position.  The selected candidate will be assigned as an employee for Jacobs or one of the following teammate companies: HX5, GCS, ERC, MEIT or Aerodyne.






Basic Requirements:

Must have one of the following combinations of education and experience: HS Diploma (or GED) and 6 years of general experience; Associate’s degree and 4 years of general experience; Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of general experience; Master’s degree and 0 years of general experience.


  • Must have at least 4 years of direct related experience with mechanical HVAC/plumbing systems
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in mechanical engineering
  • Experience with CAD software
  • Familiarity with engineering standards and building codes
  • HVAC design experience for large computing and administrative facilities
  • Must have a DoD Secret Security Clearance or the ability to obtain one

Desired Requirements:

  • Mechanical design for facility upgrade and maintenance projects within a DOD environment
  • Position-specific certification(s)
  • Experience with Bentley MicroStation
  • Knowledge of and experience with Building Management Systems (Siemens preferred)
  • Proficient in project management of DOD projects

 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Colorado-Schriever AFB-20348-SHRV

Other Locations

: United States-Colorado-Colorado Springs


: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting

: Jul 28, 2020, 10:47:01 PM


: Electrical



Job Type

: Experienced

Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations


730 Irwin Ave 

 Schriever AFB 80912

Capabilities: Design