Mechanical Engineer

South Carolina, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Dec 01, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Mechanical Engineer


Coastal Carolina University is currently accepting applications for the full-time position with benefits of Mechanical Engineer (Engineer/Associate Engineer III) in Facilities Planning & Management.


Duties include, but are not limited to: performs as principal mechanical engineer, designing and re-designing mechanical and plumbing drawings along with writing specifications; maintains working knowledge of State Engineer's Manual and policies regarding construction projects; directs and oversees the planning, design, construction, installation, renovation, interior refurbishment, maintenance and technical support for projects on campus; provides exceptional customer service to all constituents, including but not limited to, faculty, staff, students, visitors and the community at large; and other job duties as may be assigned.


Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in engineering/engineering technology; minimum five years engineering experience; registration as a Professional Engineer as prescribed by S.C. Codes and the S.C. board of Engineering Examiners; and possessing and maintaining a maintain valid driver's license are required. Extensive knowledge of State Engineer's rules and regulations as well as applicable engineering theory and practice; in-depth knowledge of construction contracts, bidding procedures, and construction procurement; skill in drafting and design using AutoCad; ability to write and interpret technical plans and reports; ability to communicate effectively with management and professional personnel, contractors, engineers and other constituents are also required.  Experience with the Office of the State Engineer and other state agencies; design and/or working knowledge of central cooling plants; and working knowledge of Siemen's Direct Digital Controls are preferred.


Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 47 states and 61 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply.

Interested candidates may apply on-line at or on-line at the Office of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity, Coastal Carolina University, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  


Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.


Engineer/Associate Engineer III (HD70/143161), full-time position with benefits.  SC State pay band: 07.  Primary work hours are 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Must be flexible to meet special scheduling needs of the University.