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Senior Mechanical Designer/Engineer

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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 Senior Mechanical Designer/Engineer for our Tampa Office.  This individual will provide mechanical (HVAC) system design services on a variety of building projects such as Multi-Family, Mixed-Use and Hospitality sectors; plus many more - multi-family experience is preferred but not required.  Specific position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Technical design and Quality Control on assigned projects
  • Run Load Calculations
  • Knowledge and experience in equipment sizing and selection
  • Experience with layout of duct and ventilation systems
  • Assist in the production of construction documents (drawings and specifications) for new buildings, and for renovations and additions to existing facilities
  • Create and maintain project schedules
  • Provide coordination of project designs with other disciplines
  • Maintain positive client relationships
  • Build and lead a small design team

Position Requirements

Our ideal candidate will have a degree in Architectural or Mechanical Engineering and at least 3-7 years of related MEP experience; in lieu of a 4 year degree, qualified applicants should possess at least 4 or more years of closely related HVAC design experience within the MEP industry.  This role has the potential to do Project Management or the oppportunity to grow into a PM!  The ideal candidate will also demonstrate success in the following skills and abilities:

  • Knowledge of building mechanical codes and the ability to perform accurate load calculations
  • Strong mechanical/HVAC design capability in multi-family, mixed-use and hospitality projects or related markets
  • Knowledge of sustainable design practices
  • Successful verbal and written communication skills - managment experience a huge plus
  • Highly proficient in the use of AutoCAD and Revit
  • Ability to meet fast-paced deadlines while maintaining quality design
  • PE is desired but not required


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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