HVAC & Systems Engineer


About Us:


As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand.  Since revolutionizing the forestry industry in Germany with the first electric chainsaw in 1926, the STIHL name has remained synonymous with outstanding innovations, high-quality products and comprehensive service.


STIHL is seeking a highly motivated HVAC & Systems Engineer to join our team at our corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA! With competitive compensation, excellent benefits and exciting growth potential, it's a great time to join the STIHL team.


Position highlights include:

  • Competitive Compensation with multiple bonus opportunities
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability
  • Pension Plan & 401k with employer match
  • Vacation, Sick, & Paid Holidays

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Establishes and maintains consultant relationship with approved vendors and contractors for support of facility related industrial equipment (HVAC systems, cooling towers, chillers, air compressors, etc.).
  • Prepares for on-site installation and repairs by examining building layout, anticipating difficulties, gathering materials and coordinating on-site work, as necessary.
  • Maintains literature, supplies, service manuals and related service bulletins.
  • Determines parts to order for repairs and timeliness of need.
  • Utilize statistical analysis tools to determine the process control, and capability for investigations.
  • Provide technical assistance as necessary to maintenance, and operations personnel.
  • Assure for adequate generation of facilities services and distribution capacity by monitoring the site usage and staying abreast of future site requirements. This includes providing information for current and future demands.
  • Other duties as assigned.



Education: bachelor’s degree in engineering or related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience with installation, planning and design of industrial equipment (HVAC systems, air compressors, pumps, cooling towers, chillers, etc.).
  • Experience with establishing field operation, maintenance and management programs, and procedures for environmental facilities and other departments.
  • Experience with evaluating, and approving or recommending changes in facilities industrial equipment.


Work Experience: 

  • 10 years plant engineering experience 
  • 3-5 years of experience with industrial HVAC
  • PE would be a plus 


Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach