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RFD is currently looking for enthusiastic and qualified candidates for the following open position in both our San Diego and Raleigh office locations:

Research Facilities Design (RFD), a leading architectural firm specializing in laboratory planning, design & consulting in the US & abroad, is seeking Laboratory Engineers with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in mechanical engineering for building HVAC and plumbing systems. Registered Professional Engineering (PE) license is a benefit. At a minimum, candidate shall have completed Engineer in Training (EIT) licensing and be seeking a PE license. Specific experience with Laboratory related MEP systems is highly desirable. This growth position will include advising in-house Laboratory Planners and building design teams on the detailed issues of laboratory mechanical and plumbing systems. The position will require some travel nationally to project sites and design team offices. Proficiency with MS Office Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint is required. Proficiency with Autodesk AutoCAD and Revit is a benefit. Position is open for experienced professionals. 

Interested applicants may email hr@rfd.com to receive additional job description and application information.