Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Contact Cian Kavanagh
  • Salary: 55,000 - 65,000
  • Location: UKLondon & SE
  • Sector: Pharma & Life Sciences

We are recruiting a Senior Mechanical Engineer for our client based in Central London, a Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Consultancy. Our Client embraces innovation to drive efficiency in construction by leading the way.

For this role, we are looking for a hands-on and focused engineering consultant who can uphold our client’s approach to quality-driven success.

  • Ideally, you will have Building Services Consultancy Design experience with BIM experience advantageous. If you can use initiative and have the aforementioned qualities, you can pave your way for a successful career.

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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer – We need you to have…

  • Minimum Degree qualification in Mechanical Design Engineering.
  • Expert knowledge and experience in the following Mechanical design areas: Water Services, Heating / LTHW, HVAC, Fuel, above-ground drainage and BMS.
  • A thorough understanding of the theoretical and practical application of their engineering discipline, and a strong understanding of the other disciplines offered by the company.
  • Deep knowledge of CIBSE, IEC, BS, IS and EN Standards.
  • Deep knowledge of Irish building regulations, particularly TGD part B, F, G, and L and the ability to demonstrate this knowledge in design and project lead.
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of other building disciplines in the design and installation of buildings.
  • Excellent attention to detail and interpersonal skills.
  • 7-9 years of building services consultancy design experience.
  • Good understanding of electrical services and interaction between mechanical and electrical services.
  • Proven experience of delivering detailed designs through the full design cycle.
  • Excel at working on several projects simultaneously and show the ability to prioritise and plan work.
  • Ability to lead projects internally and externally and be responsible for project performances, including satisfied clients, profitable projects, and maintaining EDC’s reputation to enable repeat work.
  • Exhibit leadership qualities while working as part of a team.
  • Ability to make prompt, disciplined project decisions.
  • Commercial Awareness
  • We’ll be really happy if you have…
  • BIM experience advantageous
  • Experience with thermal modelling, energy assessment, and dynamic energy modelling software is advantageous.
  • Chartership Desirable

What you get in return…

We invest as much as possible into the happiness, well-being and development of our team members.

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer – Continuous Learning:

  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Internal & External Coaching & Mentoring Support
  • Professional Accreditation support

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer – When You Start:

  • Social Club
  • Friendly and dynamic team working environment
  • Assigned “buddy” to ease you into the team and company
  • Monthly 1-2-1 meetings with your manager

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer – Health and Wellness:

  • Employee Assistance & Wellness Advisors
  • Company Wellness Seminars
  • Bike to work scheme

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer – While You Are Working:

  • Career Progression
  • Opportunity to work on international projects
  • A culture of Continuous Feedback
  • 1-week extra leave on reaching 5 years
  • 2 extra weeks of paid leave on reaching 10 years
  • Flexi-time
  • Pension Scheme

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