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Project Engineer

Location: Glendale, CA

ACCO has reached $1 billion in 2017 which means we are growing! We have a diverse environment of skilled professionals - field construction workers, engineering, project managers, service technicians, and supporting staff - who collaborate together and make ACCO an engaging place to work. In addition, employees at ACCO enjoy the benefits of being stakeholders of the company; ACCO is 100% employee-owned !

We're looking for an experienced Project Engineer to join our Glendale, CA team!


Under the direction of the assigned Project Manager, this position assists with the planning, developing, coordination, and management of onsite construction engineering activities for ACCO Construction projects.


  • Assists the Project Manager (and/or a higher-level Project Engineer) planning the work schedule, determining manpower levels, and arranging for assignment of project personnel.
  • Assist with coordinating the project personnel activities to insure project progresses on schedule and within budget.
  • Escalates to Project Manager (and/or higher-level Project Engineer) of potential problems, work interferences, and assists with resolving such problems as required.
  • Learns and utilizes ACCO standard requirements for Project Management to insure project engineering activities comply with ACCO standards and support the overall construction schedule.
  • Utilizing ACCO standard Engineering technologies, provide technical support for the construction effort including participating in the planning and design; interpretation of the design; value engineering and alternate solution reviews, etc.
  • Prepare special reports, studies, and analyses per Project Manager’s request.
  • Oversee and/or process daily administrative items (i.e., purchase orders, operating budgets, etc.) per Project Manager’s direction.
  • Compose and/or edit letters, memos, e-mail correspondence, reports, and procedures as required.
  • Other duties as directed by partnering higher-level Project Engineers, Project Managers, Sales Management, and/or Engineering leadership.


  • BS in Engineering; Mechanical concentration strongly preferred
  • Minimum two years of general relevant industry business work experience or equivalent combination of training and related experience.
  • Proficiency and proven success in interpersonal communication skills and customer service interactions.
  • Proficiency and demonstrated organizational and time management abilities.
  • Excellent oral and written business communication skills, including the ability to listen and follow directions.
  • Demonstrates and commits to a high level of integrity.
  • Ability to commit to regular, on-time attendance both in the designated office location and/or at an assigned project job site. 


The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

The employee may regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision and Distance vision. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is regularly required to walk and sit; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl (for purposes of assisting with project job walks and site inspections). The employee is occasionally required to reach above shoulder height to access storage cabinets and shelves.

Our ideal person will have all these in addition to everything listed above: 

OUTSTANDING COMMUNICATION SKILLS in addition to maintaining an open line of communication with employees throughout the organization, you'll demonstrate excellent communication skills, including good phone and email etiquette.

APPRECIATION FOR DIVERSITY you already demonstrate respect and you highly value the variety of cultures and talents that make up ACCO.

INNOVATION although we have a great team and effective processes in place, we feel that there is always room for improvement, and we'll look to you to be creative as you partner with stakeholders to evaluate our operations, solve ongoing issues, and develop even better systems.

STRONG APITUDE for learning and developing new systems and programs.

GOING THE EXTRA MILE ability to work overtime, as needed.

WORK MANAGEMENT possess the ability to work in a high paced environment with the ability to prioritize tasks.


ESOP – Employee Stock Ownership Program. An exciting benefit from ACCO to you, free of cost.

Company Culture of Excellence – Here at ACCO, we are flexible and foster creativity

Competitive Time Off including PTO, Sick Time, and Personal Time

Education Reimbursement Program for career development

United Way is our philanthropy program. We give back to the community, and we have fun while doing it! ACCO has fundraising events such as raffles and bingo throughout the year.

Competitive medical, dental, 401k 


Do you have what it takes? Click the START YOUR APPLICATION link below and submit your resume. Once you’ve applied, our dedicated Talent Acquisition team will be reviewing your resume. If your experiences matches our needs, you’ll be hearing from us by phone or email. 


Why join ACCO? ACCO Engineered Systems is one of the largest mechanical contractors in the country. Since 1934, owners and builders have selected ACCO to design, install, and maintain more than 250,000 mechanical projects.  ACCO is dedicated to the design, fabrication, installation, maintenance and service of commercial and industrial HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing, process piping, and building automation systems. Whether your project is a low or high-rise office building, a shopping mall, hospital, semi-conductor fabrication facility or pharmaceutical manufacturing plant…ACCO can design, build, install, and maintain a mechanical system to meet your needs

Here at ACCO, we are a part of something bigger. Just ask our customers: California Academy of Sciences, L.A. Live, and San Francisco 49ers Stadium. While we have been around for 80+ years, we continue to grow at a dynamic pace. And we are looking for talented individuals to join our team. To read more about us, check out our ABOUT US section with current news and events.

ACCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer AA M/F/V/D.  We proudly hire U.S. Military Veterans, and those qualified are encouraged to apply.

Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. | Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. 

At this time, ACCO is unable to provide visa sponsorship. 

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