Mechanical Engineer (Paducah, KY)

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering and Testing is accepting applications for a Mechanical Engineer (Paducah, KY).

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Plan, conceptualize, and create mechanical designs
  • Instruct technicians in preparation of project plans
  • Prepare technical specifications for equipment and construction.
  • Proficiently perform engineering calculations to support design work
  • Understand and apply codes and standards applicable to design.
  • Create and review technical drawings, plans, and specifications using computer software
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary engineering teams, and work with vendors and contractors
  • Able to devise innovative solutions to unusual engineering problems
  • Perform detailed documentation to track project development and design process
  • Ensure project timeline is met and project stays within budgets


  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from an ABET accredited program
  • 2-5 years of experience working in engineering
  • Have or be capable of obtaining a PE license
  • Firm grasp of engineering concepts, and experience designing HVAC, plumbing, and sprinkler systems
  • Excellent math skills: ability to apply advanced mathematical principles and statistics to solve problems
  • Experience using AutoCAD and/or Revit

Desired Skills:

  • Strong spoken and written communication skills
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Ability to effectively prioritize multiple tasks
  • Effective work in both individual and team environments


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental and Vision Coverage (employee coverage employer paid)
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance of $50,000
    • Additional Voluntary Life Insurance available for employee and their dependents
  • Paid Medical Leave
  • Employer-Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Generous Company Match 401k program
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
  • Remote Work Possible
  • Flexible Schedule


Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering and Testing The Bacon Farmer Workman and Marcum Engineering family of companies are committed to providing multi-disciplined, full-service engineering excellence through planning, design, and construction observation phase services for Civil, Structural, Transportation, Mechanical and Electrical projects of diverse complexities.

EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer


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