Bala Consulting Engineers is an 150-person engineering firm headquartered in King of Prussia, PA with a full service offices in New York, NY and Boston, MA. 

BALA is a growth oriented company providing an excellent working environment, salary and benefits. Voted among the best places to work in Philadelphia, BALA's staff is encouraged to expand their skills and keep abreast of new technologies and methods in their respective fields.

To apply for a position with BALA, please email your resume and cover letter to jobs@bala.com. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the following positions:

  • Senior Mechanical Engineer/Project Manager - BOS

    We are looking for an ambitious Senior Mechanical Engineer/Project Manager in our Boston office who thrives on challenges and constantly pushes the norm.  This role requires experience in the Education Market Sectors (K-12, Private, Higher Education).  Suitable candidates need to possess knowledge and experience for all phases of building design, including construction administration and commissioning. Experience in the management and execution of multiple projects in Revit and AutoCAD is required. The basic requirements for this position include:

    • 10+ years of experience
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Professional Engineer ( PE license)
    • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
    • Strong knowledge of applicable codes
    • Excellent technical, presentation and client interface skills
    • Proposal development
  • Senior Mechanical Engineer - PHL

    We are looking for an ambitious Senior Mechanical Engineer in our King of Prussia office who thrives on challenges and wants to grow their career. Responsibilities will include interfacing with clients, heating and cooling load calculations, ductwork and piping sizing, as well as HVAC equipment selection. We are looking for individuals who will lead projects at a conceptual level and carry them through construction. The basic requirements for this position include:

    • 10+ years of experience
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Professional Engineer (PE license)
    • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
    • Proficiency in MS Excel and Word
    • Strong knowledge of applicable codes
    • Excellent technical, presentation and client interface skills
    • Proposal development
    • Lead staff on multiple projects
    • Mentor staff
  • Senior Field Engineer - NYC

    We are looking for a detail-oriented Senior Field Engineer in our New York City office who thrives on challenges and wants to grow their career.  This role includes the ability to write Method of Procedures (MOP), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and Emergency Operating Procedures (EOP), as well as work directly in the field safely and confidently.  Suitable candidates need to possess knowledge and strong understanding of Mission Critical facilities and equipment, specifically redundancy configurations and maintenance programs. The basic requirements for this position include:

    • 10+ years of experience
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • EIT or PE a plus
    • Experience with performance testing, benchmark testing and troubleshooting
    • Excellent technical and client interface skills
    • Excellent proposal development
  • Project Manager - NYC

    We are looking for an ambitious Project Manager in our New York City office who thrives on challenges and constantly pushes the norm.  This role requires the ability to manage and execute multiple projects, of long and short duration, concurrently.  Suitable candidates need to possess knowledge and experience in all phases of building design, including construction administration and commissioning.  The ability to communicate and work with Owners Representatives, Architects and cross-discipline staff is critical. the basic requirements for this position include:

    • 10+ years of experience
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Professional Engineer (PE license)
    • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
    • Current knowledge of state and local codes
    • Excellent technical, presentation and client interface skills
    • Excellent proposal development
  • Plumbing/Fire Protection Engineer or Designer- NYC

    We are looking for an ambitious Plumbing/Fire Protection Engineer or Designer for our New York City office who thrives on challenges and wants to grow their career.  Suitable candidates need to possess knowledge and experience in the design of plumbing & fire protection systems and be familiar with all phases of building design, including construction administration. The basic requirements for this position include:

    • 1-3 years of experience
    • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
    • General knowledge of applicable codes
  • Mechanical Engineer - PHL

    We are looking for an ambitious Mechanical Engineer in our King of Prussia office who thrives on challenges and wants to grow their career.  This role involves working closely with Senior Mechanical Engineers and the Department Manager.  Responsibilities will include heating and cooling load calculations, ductwork and piping sizing, selecting HVAC equipment, energy modeling and other engineering calculations. The basic requirements for this position include:

    • 2-5 years of experience
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • EIT or PE and LEED accreditation a plus
    • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
    • General knowledge of applicable codes
    • Strong technical writing
    • Presentation and client interface abilities
  • Mechanical Department Manager - NYC

    We are looking for an an ambitious Mechanical Department Manager in our New York City office who thrives on challenges and constantly pushes the norm.  This role involves developing and managing the mechanical engineering department, driving early design concepts, oversight of designs and project execution methodology.  Suitable candidates need to possess knowledge and experience in all phases of building design, through construction and post occupancy services. The basic requirements for this position include:

    • 15+ years of experience
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Professional Engineer (PE License)
    • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
    • Strong knowldege of state and local codes
    • Excellent written and verbal communication
    • Strong multi-tasking and management skills
  • Mechanical Department Manager - BOS

    We are looking for an ambitious Mechanical Department Manager in our Boston office who thrives on challenges and constantly pushes the norm.  This role involves managing staff, monitoring productivity, quality control, training, and development of proposals.  Suitable candidates need to possess knowledge and experience of all phases of building design, including construction administration and commissioning, as well as sustainable design practices including; LEED, WELL and Zero Net Energy. The basic requirements for this position include:

    • 15+ years of experience
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Professional Engineer (PE license)
    • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
    • Strong knowledge of applicable codes
    • Excellent technical, presentation and client interface skills
  • Entry-Level Draftsperson

    Bala is seeking to hire graduating vocational technical school students, full-time, who are interested in pursuing a career in designing HVAC, electrical, plumbing, fire protection and structural building systems for the High Rise, Multi Unit Housing, Commercial Office, Education, Life Science and Transportation Markets. You will work directly with Project Engineers and collaborate with Project and Department Managers. Basic responsibilities include:

    • Drafting piping, ductwork, electrical systems and technical details for construction and engineering systems, based on preliminary concepts, sketches, engineering calculations, specification sheets and other data.
    • Proficiency in AutoCAD required.
    • Revit experience preferred. 
  • Energy Engineer - PHL

    We are looking for an Energy Engineer to join our team in King of Prussia to support all four of our offices.  You will work across a range of projects including high rise, corporate, institutional and mission critical.  You will work under the guidance of the Mechanical Department Manager and Project Engineer to meet the analytical needs of the project including HVAC load models, LEED energy models and building performance analysis.  Bachelor's Degree in Engineering required, EIT and LEED AP a plus. Basic requirements for this position include:

    • LEED energy models and building performance analysis.
    • Strong proficiency in Trace 700 and Hourly Analysis Program for energy modeling.
    • Experience in eQuest is a plus.
    • Strong knowledge of ASHRAE 90.1 compliance.
    • Knowledge of commonly modeled mechanical systems.
    • Experience in the analysis of alternative design strategies to inform early phase decisions.
    • Experience in the analysis of energy conservation measures.
    • Experience in LEED energy model submissions
    • Ability to understand client goals and communicate analysis results with architects.
    • Experience in presenting analytical information in a clear and concise manner.
    • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
    • Excellent problem-solving, research and analytical skills.
    • High attention to detail.
  • Electrical Engineer - PHL

    We are looking for an ambitious Electrical Engineer in our King of Prussia office who thrives on challenges and wants to grow their career.  This role requires experience in power distribution systems, fire alarm and lighting codes.  Suitable candidates need to possess knowledge and experience in all phases of building design, including construction administration. The basic requirements for this position include:

    • 3-5 years of experience
    • Bachelor's Degree (BSEE, BET)
    • EIT or PE and LEED accreditation a plus
    • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
    • General knowledge of applicable codes
    • Strong technical writing
    • Presentation and client interface abilities
  • Electrical Engineer - NYC

    We are looking for an ambitious Electrical Engineer in our New York City office who thrives on challenges and wants to grow their career.  This role requires knowledge and experience for all phases of building design, including preparation of design calculations, drawings, riser diagrams, equipment selections, and construction administration responsibilities. Suitable candidates need to possess the ability to work on projects in an independent fashion from survey and drawing preparation, through final punchlist.  The basic requirements for this position include:

    • 4-6 years of experience
    • Bachelor's Degree (BSEE, BET)
    • EIT preferred
    • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
    • Experience in power distribution systems, fire alarm and lighting
    • Understanding of National Electrical Code and NYC Amendments
  • Electrical Engineer - BAL

    We are looking for an ambitious Electrical Engineer in our Baltimore office who thrives on challenges and wants to grow their career. This role requires experience in power distribution systems, fire alarm and lighting codes. Suitable candidates need to possess knowledge and experience in all phases of building design, including construction administration.

    The basic requirements for this position include:

    ·       3-5 years of experience
    ·       Bachelor’s Degree (BSEE, BET)
    ·       EIT or PE and LEED Accreditation a plus
    ·       Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
    ·       General knowledge of applicable codes
    ·       Strong technical writing
    ·       Presentation and client interface ability

  • Designer, Integrated Technology Systems - PHL

    We are looking for an Integrated Technology Systems Designer in our King of Prussia office. This role requires design knowledge of structured cabling systems for IP networking and voice systems, physical security systems, and audio visual systems.  The basic requirements for this position include:

    • 3-5 years of experience
    • RCDD certification a plus
    • Revit capabilities a plus
    • Strong project management skills
    • Strong communication and client interface abilities