• Job Title: Mechanical Engineer
  • Job ID: 455810
  • Location: Shared Services
  • Department: Facilities Operations
  • Full/Part Time: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Shift: Day
  • FTE %: 100
  • Salary Range Min: $63,300.00
  • Salary Range Max: $94,950.00

Position summary

Mechanical Engineer (Job Opening 455810) - Scope of Position 
The Ohio State University Medical Center is committed to enhancing the quality of care provided to patients. The Mechanical Engineer will provide support for meeting the Department and Medical Center goals.  Mechanical Engineer to support the uninterrupted operation of the heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems (HVAC), plumbing, medical gas, fire protection and other mechanical & utility distribution systems throughout the health system, which incorporates 4.3+ million square feet of space over 15 sites.    Designs and develops project specifications and drawings for HVAC/Mechanical systems and distribution equipment; assesses feasibility, determines alternatives, and selects most effective approach of proposed installations or modifications to equipment; participates in resolution of technical issues relating to HVAC, control, operational sequencing and control interfaces of equipment; monitors and evaluates operational performance and effectiveness of equipment and utility management program and recommends modifications; ensures conformity and compliance to all federal, state, local regulatory codes of mechanical systems and equipment; evaluates, recommends and implements equipment and performance standards; supervises construction, installation, and testing of assigned projects; prioritizes activities related to installation and modification of building systems and equipment.

Position Summary:  The Mechanical Engineer, along with other members of the Department, is responsible for operational performance and regulatory compliance of the mechanical systems and equipment designated. The Mechanical Engineer, along with other members of the Department, is responsible for assessing, recommending and implementing equipment and performance standards in support of effective operations of equipment and efficient utilization of utilities. The Mechanical Engineer will support the Department's goals and mission.   



Education and experience

Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering or an equivalent combination of education and experience (Considerable engineering and technical experience & GED Certificate). Professional Engineer licensure desired. Considerable experience with mechanical systems required, preferably in a hospital setting. Considerable computer skills in both engineering and office software. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.