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Shive-Hattery Group Inc. Entry-Level Mechanical Engineer in West Des Moines, Iowa

Job ID 1703 Location West Des Moines, IA Job Type Full-Time Apply Now

Shive-Hattery's West Des Moines office has an opening for an entry level mechanical engineer with zero to one year of experience. Prior intern experience in HVAC and building systems a plus but not required.


  • Mechanical design of building systems to include plumbing, heating, cooling, ventilation, fire protection, building automation, and industrial process systems.
  • Work in a team setting with mechanical team members and multi-disciplines teams including electrical, structural, architectural, and civil.
  • Work on a variety of mechanical projects across our market sectors. Common projects include government facilities, healthcare, industrial, commercial and education facilities.
  • Produce construction drawings using Revit 3D modeling software.
  • Will be visiting project sites to assist with measuring, data collection and construction observation duties.


  • Graduated from an accredited engineering school with bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or Architectural Engineering with an HVAC emphasis.
  • Experienced in 3D modeling software, Revit preferred. Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel is desired.
  • Must be able to collaborate with other team members in a professional environment and have good interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.
  • Must be able to manage time and workload effectively which includes planning, organizing, and prioritizing with attention to engineering detail.

Shive-Hattery offers outstanding benefits, a sound compensation package and extensive professional development opportunities.

Shive-Hattery is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Future Consideration: Yes

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