Elevator Consultant

York, Pennsylvania
Corporate Headquarters
Depends on Experience 
Full Time

Elevator Consultant – Healthcare


Job Description:

For nearly 20 years, our Healthcare Services team has provided innovative solutions to some of the most well-known healthcare institutions in the world.  This team has seen incredible growth in recent years and we are continuing to hire exceptional talent!  If you want to be part of an organization that tackles interesting projects, offers incredible opportunity for career growth, and will give you the chance to solve complex problems that directly impact patient lives, then you should apply today!


St. Onge Company is currently seeking an Elevator Consultant that has experience in solving complex problems related to elevator system design and analysis.  By utilizing a data driven approach to problem solving, we are capable of creating innovative solutions that are on the cutting-edge of hospital design.


As a member of the Healthcare team, the Elevator Consultant will have a thorough understanding of vertical transportation design and analysis, preferably in a hospital setting. The work performed requires a high level of attention to detail, skill, and proficiency preparing and completing elevatoring analysis reports, drawings, specifications, and other project deliverables. 



Ongoing responsibilities to support St. Onge Company healthcare projects include the following:

  • Performing analysis and design services, as well as creating performance-based specifications for elevator equipment in new hospital design/planning projects.
  • Knowledge and understanding of ASME A17.
  • Understanding traffic types and patterns within hospitals and healthcare facilities.
  • Establishing elevator design criteria for projects.
  • Performing elevator equipment analysis.
  • Providing ongoing training, both for new hires as well as existing healthcare staff.
  • Monitoring industry technical design developments applicable to the health care industry and communicating this information to the St. Onge Company healthcare consulting team.
  • Contributing to the development and maintenance of the firm’s elevator specification templates.
  • Developing the firm’s elevator specifications to ensure technical documents reflect healthcare requirements.


Skills Required:

  • Ability to work with both internal project teams and project architects to develop client-specific solutions.
  • Ability to perform modernization studies for elevator equipment within existing facilities.
  • Through self-study, QEI certification training, and on-the-job training, continuously learn and expand one’s knowledge in vertical transportation and manufacturers’ products and design, monitoring the following codes: ASME A17.1, National Electric Code (N.E.C.), International Building Code (I.B.C.), Life Safety Codes, and any other applicable codes or supplements.


Education and Experience:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • 2+ years of experience in the application and design of elevators/escalators and/or their components.
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.


Computer Skills:

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to manipulate data in spreadsheets. (A high level of proficiency in MS Excel, MS Office, and MS Project). 
  • Familiarity with Bluebeam Software for document review and mark-up.
  • Experience with ELEVATE is desirable but not required.



  • This position is based in York, PA.
  • Travel is required (typically 30% but could vary depending on client requirements).


What we offer:

St. Onge Company cares about its employees.  Some of our benefits include…


  • Generous salary and annual bonus program
  • Outstanding medical benefits, paid vacation, and holidays
  • Continuing education/tuition assistance program
  • Relocation assistance available to qualified applicants
  • Career growth path that is determined by your contribution, not tenure, which can eventually lead to partnership within the firm
  • We promote from within.  Our senior leadership team is 100% comprised of team members that have grown into the role.  Nearly all of our director level team is made up of team members that have worked their way to that level. 


Why St. Onge Company?

At St. Onge Company, you’ll have the opportunity to work on interesting projects for some of the world’s largest companies and most visible brands. Our clients demand game-changing results.  Our greatest asset is our people.  We provide an environment for personal and professional growth that is fueled by our values. 


St. Onge Company has landed on the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies list the past 3 years.  For the eighth time in ten years, and for the past five years in a row, St. Onge Company has also been named to the Top 100 Great Supply Chain Partners in the world by SupplyChainBrain magazine.  This is particularly special to us because we were nominated by our clients and chosen among thousands of other well respected organizations.  We are proud to be recognized as one of the best in the business at what we do.


  • Creativity – Passion to find unique client specific solutions
  • Competence – Data driven, error free solutions delivered on time
  • Integrity – Character and humility to always do the right thing
  • Hard Work – there is no substitute
  • Wisdom – Applied knowledge

Generosity – A good corporate citizen and valued member of the community