Intermediate Mechanical Design Engineer (HVAC)

Recruiter
Location
North London
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
12 Jan 2017
Closes
09 Feb 2017
Ref
89468
Contact
James Bramfitt
Specialist area
Mechanical engineering
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A large privately owned building services consultancy in North London now has a vacancy available for an Intermediate Mechanical Engineer due to a positive project order book for 2017.
 
Started over 25 years ago, the company has steadily grown and now employs circa 50 staff. Being a client focused business, their clients' expectations are their benchmark and matching their designs to the client brief is  their prime objective. In doing this they built a reputation for being flexible and responsive to changing environments while staying focused on clients' needs. They believe their diverse approach to building design enables a greater holistic approach to system selection and suitability.

In terms of projects, this building services consultancy has worked on a diverse portfolio of buildings ranging from individual private houses, large scale urban regeneration, commercial offices, education facilities and retail/leisure projects, with construction values ranging from £300,000 to £150,000,000. The Building Services team works on a variety of projects, ranging from conceptualisation to practical delivery.

As an intermediate mechanical design engineer you should be technically capable of managing a portfolio of projects including works at both planning and detailed design stages. You should also be able to communicate clearly and effectively with the internal management of the company from Graduate to Director level. Externally you will be required to liaise with clients, architects and contractors, maintaining good business relationships with all members of the team and promoting other services provided by the company.

Your duties and responsibilities will include:
  • Working within a team of building services MEP engineers (mechanical, electrical and public health) to ensure effective delivery of projects and tasks to meet the deadlines set by your line manager
  • Completion of various calculations for mechanical HVAC system sizing and selection
  • Writing and reviewing technical specifications for tender and construction
  • Completion of co-ordination with varying disciplines, including architecture, structures and other design team consultants
  • Liaising directly with clients, architects and contractors on projects to ensure we meet client needs and to ensure that projects are delivered on programme
  • Attendance of Design Team Meetings and Workshops
  • Liaise with your line manager to ensure that targets are met and that any issues arising on projects can be dealt with quickly and properly
  • Building Services Design from Conceptualisation through to Practical Completion
  • Preparation and reviewing of drawings completed by internal CAD team
Required Qualifications / Experience:
  • BEng / HND in relevant discipline
  • Minimum 2 years' in similar role
  • Experience in completion of ventilation, heating, cooling and water sizing
  • Knowledge of Building Regulations Part B, G, F & L
  • Experience in delivering a mixture of development typologies, ranging from individual residential properties to commercial offices/hotels
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD software
What the company will offer:
  • Basic salary of between £30,000 and £40,000 depending on experience.
  • 25 days annual leave (with options to purchase or sell 5 days)
  • Membership to 1 professional body (CIBSE, IMech, IET, etc.)
  • Pension
  • Medical cash plan
  • Private Health and Dental Care
  • Ride2Work Scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • The company is a professional member of the Chartered Institute of Building Service Engineers (CIBSE) and actively encourages staff to progress to Chartered status, supported through CPD events and in-house training.
Please contact James Bramfitt at RGB Network should you wish to apply to this Intermediate Mechanical Design Engineer job vacancy.

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