An HVAC Mechanical Engineer earns an average salary of $62,822 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years’ experience in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Design and Project Management.

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Job Description for HVAC Mechanical Engineer:
HVAC mechanical engineers are involved in almost every phase of a project. They begin with customer consultations and preexisting condition assessments, then assisting with sales departments in choosing appropriate customer solutions. After that, they work with the design teams to create the custom concept and maintain contact with the installation teams for troubleshooting and system upkeep throughout the lifetime of the system. An HVAC mechanical engineer typically works during regular business hours, although they often need emergency on-call availability. Occasional travel is necessary. While much of their work is done in an office, HVAC mechanical engineering often requires field work and being on-site for inspections.

HVAC Mechanical Engineer Tasks

Develop proposals, estimates, and schedules for HVAC systems and bids.
Perform reviews to establish feasibility and quality of installation, space and maintenance needs.

Calculate heating and cooling needs and tolerances, designing controls, and maintenance protocols.

Design HVAC systems, including writing specifications.
Troubleshoot, analyze, and assess installations and designs to identify problems.

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