Senior or Associate Level Mechanical HVAC Design Engineer - GERMANY
Senior/Associate Mechanical HVAC Engineer
Location: Dusseldorf and Berlin Germany
Duration: 12 months
• Senior/Associate Mechanical HVAC Engineer
Highfield Professional Solutions requires an experienced, enthusiastic and creative Senior or Associate with a strong technical background and proven track record of exceptional delivery to work on a variety of building services projects.
Are you a passionate team leader, with strong design experience across building services, and looking to take on a new challenge? With a distinct approach to creativity and innovation, our client has established itself as a leader in engineering design.
Highfield Professional Solutions are now looking for an Associate Director to join our client in Berlin - your next challenge has arrived!
With a diverse and growing construction industry, our Berlin team have had the opportunity to work on exciting projects such as the Sony Center and Zalando Headquarters. Our commitment to creating elegant, yet robust, engineering solutions in evident in all projects we work on. Given the opportunity to work on both German and international projects, this is a fantastic chance for an individual with a proven track record of winning and delivering outstanding projects to take their career to new heights.
You will work as Project Leader for appropriate group projects, taking ownership for sustained and productive client relationships. You will direct multiple projects across the group, take responsibility for the engineering solutions while ensuring financial success and deliver a risk-managed portfolio; working within agreed capital lock up parameters.
You will take part in winning work – actively identifying and converting leads to projects within the framework of the group marketing strategy, having a dynamic focus on new business across a range of sectors; broadening coverage of high quality clients and projects. You will review financial and technical submissions/proposals and attend interviews. In addition we will support you in developing and maintaining key client relationships under all circumstances, maximizing opportunities for repeat business.
This will include mentoring engineers from graduate grade onward and champion the delivery of the company’s Performance and Development Review process in support of all the above. We would work with you to ensure the latest learning and development initiatives are implemented as required within the team.
You will participate in and ensure delivery of the process of high-level project technical/quality reviews of specifications, reports and drawings produced by the team. You would also ensure that ‘design rigor’ is delivered on each project, and in particular ensuring design QA processes are fully planned and implemented.
You will ensure projects and therefore the whole group are financially successful. As agreed with the Group Director you will regularly report on technical, commercial, financial and people performance of the department. We may also require you to report project performance to senior staff. You will be accountable for rigorous analysis of performance across the department from a technical, commercial, financial and people perspective, including effective business and project planning within department.
What are we looking for?
Experienced design and commercial leader; track record of extraordinary delivery over a sustained period within the industry.
Native German speaker with good English skills – Beneficial not essential
Experience across a range of sectors.
Mobility to travel in role.
Worked in a global matrix organisation, ideally.
Experienced in vent design is desirable.