Mechanical Design Engineer -Hertfordshire - £35k

Recruiter
Location
St Albans
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
468454
Contact
Sean Hitchman
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
MECHANICAL BUILDING SERVICES DESIGN ENGINEER

Package:
  • Package negotiable to suit candidate, but in range of £30k to £35k
  • Travel costs for business covered
  • Mobile Phone
  • Medical Aid
  • Pension

The Company:

  • The company is a medium sized building services consultancy based in Hertfordshire.
  • They have been well established for the last 30+ years and employ circa 30 engineers.
  • The company is very strong in leisure, education, commercial, retail and residential sectors of the market.
  • The candidate will report directly to the Director.
  • The candidate joins the company in the midst of exciting times, with a strong order book and growth opportunities.
  • The candidate will be given the opportunity to manage their own projects, which will include managing a team of engineers, building physicist and technicians.
  • The candidate will compete with other senior engineers for a recently vacated position of principal mechanical engineer.

Job Description:

The engineer will be required to deal with projects in the UK and continental Europe from concept/feasibility stage, through design and construction to commissioning and handover under the guidance of a director. Skills that will be developed include but are not limited to the following:
  • HVAC design calculation in accordance with CIBSE guidelines in conjunction with building physicist
  • Liaison with building physicist for thermal modelling input criteria and results
  • Design and specification of renewable technologies
  • Part L Compliance checking in conjunction with building physicist
  • Detail development of concept designs to include equipment selection and specification etc
  • Liaison with architects, clients, structural engineers and contractors
  • Project Management
  • Site inspections
 
Qualifications & Experience:
  • British or European citizen or otherwise working rights in UK without the need for visa
  • Degree in mechanical (building services) engineering
  • Minimum 3 years experience working as mechanical (building services) design engineer in the UK
  • Good design skills
  • Working knowledge of building regulations, especially Parts G, F and L
  • Working knowledge of British Standards
  • CSCS qualified
  • Schools or other naturally ventilated buildings (preferential but not essential)
  • Leisure centres (preferential but not essential)
  • NES specification writing (preferential but not essential)
  • Familiarity with BREEAM, and implications for M&E design (preferential but not essential)
  • Revit MEP (preferential but not essential)
 
Criteria:
  • Reside locally to St Albans
  • Own transport available + valid driver’s licence
  • Permanent position
 
Please Contact Sean Hitchman on 020 7932 2800 / shitchman@rgb.co.uk