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At Henderson Engineers, we’re about more than buildings. We’re about the people, experiences, and potential found inside. Since 1970, our emphasis has been on technical excellence, client-centric relationships, and helping both people and projects reach their full potential.

We provide single-source design and service solutions for the life of the building, from initial design to remodeling to commissioning. We provide total building system design services including mechanical, electrical, plumbing, refrigeration, architectural lighting, fire and life safety, code consulting, audio-visual, broadcast, security, technology, commissioning, engineer-led design-build, and sustainability consulting.

With 12 locations across the country, our nationwide footprint provides seamless project service wherever our clients need us. We’re always focused on how the building’s design impacts its functionality. Simply put, we make buildings work.

Henderson designs systems for various facility types in markets including retail, sports, grocery, healthcare, education, corporate, and multi-use. Check out the Portfolio section on our website to see a virtual tour of our past and present projects.


We are currently seeking a more senior Plumbing Designer/Engineer for our Tampa Office . This individual will provide design of advanced plumbing systems serving multiple facility types including mixed-use, multi-family, hospitality and retail projects. Specific position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Technical design on assigned projects
  • Mentor and lead designers
  • Assist in the production of construction documents (drawings and specifications) for new buildings, and for renovations and additions to existing facilities
  • Adhere to project schedule and budget
  • Provide coordination of project designs with other disciplines
  • Build and maintain positive client relationships
  • Ability to work with minimal guidance in the creation of plans and specifications using AutoCAD, Revit and similar CAD programs

Position Requirements

Our ideal candidate will have a degree in Architectural or Mechanical Engineering and at least 8-10+ years of related MEP experience. Non-degreed designers with commensurate experience will also be considered. The ideal candidate will demonstrate success in the following skills and abilities:

  • Ability to coordinate with architectural plumbing drawings, civil and other disciplines
  • Provide design and calculations for gas, water, storm water and sanitary calculations for mixed-use, mulit-family, hospitality and retail structures
  • Ability and desire to lead and mentor designers on the team
  • Knowledge of 2004 CSI format specifications
  • Strong plumbing design capability in retail, commercial or related markets
  • Knowledge of sustainable design practices
  • Successful verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly proficient in the use of AutoCAD and Revit modeling tools
  • Ability to meet fast-paced deadlines while maintaining quality design
  • Willingness and availability for some light to moderate travel 


Henderson Engineers' success is a direct result of quality individuals working together toward one common goal – long-standing client relationships. To this end, Henderson Engineers is committed to the support and growth of our employees by providing several key benefits which include:

  • Competitive compensation and high bonus potential
  • 401(k) with industry-leading match and generous profit sharing
  • Casual attire workplace
  • Flexible hours
  • Family-friendly working environment
  • Company-sponsored activities for employees and their families
  • Diverse portfolio of exciting and innovative design projects
  • Tremendous opportunities for professional growth and advancement
  • Commitment to sustainable design
  • A comprehensive wellness program supporting physical, financial, social, career and community essentials


2010-2014 "Top Engineering Firms Nationwide"- Building Design & Construction (BD+C)
2010-2015 "Top 10 Retail Architects/ Engineers Report"- Commercial Construction and Renovation
2011-2014 "Top 20 MEP Giants List"- Consulting-Specifying Engineer
2009 "Engineering Firm of the Year" – American Subcontractors Association- Kansas City
2009 "Top Ten Green Projects" - AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE)

Henderson Engineers, Inc. and Outcome Construction Services are EEO – M/F/V/D employers and participate in the E-Verify program

Applicants for positions with Henderson Engineers/Outcome Construction Services must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and verification of eligibility will be required at the time of commencement of employment.

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