Careers at Cummings

HVAC Design Engineer


Cummings Properties, LLC is seeking an experienced, Mechanical Engineer - HVAC to join our, multi-disciplinary in-house Architectural/Engineering department in Woburn, MA.

The Job

Work with our design, sustainability, purchasing, and construction teams in a practical, fast track, design/build environment. Responsibilities include designing and preparing fit-up and whole building HVAC and piping systems, evaluating existing HVAC systems, and coordinating and documenting projects. Typical projects will include fit-ups for a variety of clients including laboratory, new multi-story commercial buildings, and energy retrofits.

About You

The successful applicant must have a thorough understanding of and experience in the design, construction, and maintenance of commercial HVAC/mechanical systems, have solid graphic, written, and verbal communications skills, and enjoy a hands-on approach to solving problems and building consensus with the project team and the client. Applicants should have a current Massachusetts Mechanical Engineering license. AutoCAD proficiency is preferred. Ability to travel locally to project sites and access active construction areas, including roofs, is required.

About the Design Department: Our team of designers, architects, and engineers produces a large volume of diverse projects, including new building, fit-up, and speculative property development plans. In addition to our fit-up work, current projects include large-scale site development, multi-story commercial buildings, and assisted-living residences. We also plan exterior, interior, and energy retrofit renovations to existing buildings. From concept to construction, our team takes pride in being involved in all phases of each project.

About Cummings: One of the most financially stable commercial real estate firms in the country, Cummings Properties is driven by an entrepreneurial spirit, a belief in collaboration, and a dedication to giving back to the community. For more than 50 years, our firm has operated and thrived with a culture that emphasizes open communication and innovative thinking. Its philanthropic affiliate, Cummings Foundation, is one of the largest private foundations in New England and has awarded grants totaling more than $450 million to date to greater Boston nonprofits. Learn more at

In addition to unlimited career advancement and growth potential, we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes:

  • Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
  • Cummings Properties Employee Ownership Trust
  • Competitive salary and opportunities for bonuses
  • Paid holiday, vacation, sick, and personal time
  • Retirement savings plan with Company match
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Interested applicants are encouraged to send a thoughtful cover letter, resume, and compensation expectations to: Ideal for professionals who enjoy being part of a collaborative team, this is a full-time on-site (not remote or hybrid) role.

Cummings Properties is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In the interest of the safety and health of our employees and clients, we maintain a ZERO TOLERANCE policy in regards to prohibited drug use and alcohol or marijuana abuse. More information about the Cummings organization is available at and