Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

England, Sevenoaks, Kent
£55000.00 - £59000.00 per annum
01 Sep 2017
01 Oct 2017
Aadil Cockar
Contract Type
Full Time

An established consultancy is looking for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to work in their Kent office

Why join my Client? My Client is a comprehensive, award-winning multi-disciplinary consultancy specialising in the design, procurement, management and maintenance of all aspects of the built environment.

They are an industry leading practice with a strong and established reputation as a highly competent, reliable and efficient business producing value for money, quality services in a timely manner which exceed expectations. They are recognised as one of the top employers in the industry.

They have consistently featured in the 'Building' magazine Good Employer Guide since it was first compiled in 2007 (one of only 9 companies to do so) and achieved 'Top 5 Employer' status in both the 2008 and 2009 Guides.

In the 2010 'Building' Awards, the practice won the award for Construction Consultant of the Year in the fewer than 100 staff category. Amongst the judge's comments, they noted their 'staff have given high marks for internal democracy, smart working and corporate social responsibility'.

The practice also features in 'Building' as a 'Top 200' Consultant and a 'Top 100' Surveyor. As a practice, they offer the following services:

  • Architecture
  • Building Services Engineering
  • Building Surveying
  • CDM Co-Ordination
  • Cost Management / Quantity Surveying
  • Employers Agent
  • Interior Design
  • Project Management
  • Project Monitoring

The main sectors they work in are:

  • Commercial
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Heritage
  • Industrial
  • Leisure
  • Protective
  • Public sector
  • Residential

What they are looking for They are looking for a motivated and dynamic Senior Mechanical Building Services Engineer to join their Sevenoaks office in Kent. This position is open to engineers looking to relocate.

The successful applicant will be expected to autonomously develop and progress designs from concept through to fully detailed and co-ordinated design packages.

The applicant will be required to provide consultancy services through construction up to completion of the project. The ideal candidate would have the following:

  • Significant experience as a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, ideally within a multi-disciplinary consultancy
  • A degree in Mechanical Engineering or Building Services Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Chartered or working towards chartered status with CIBSE
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Experience in the preparation of drawings using AutoCAD
  • Experience in the use of Hevacomp and IES
  • Knowledge of BIM/Revit. Experience in using Revit would be an advantage
  • Managing and mentoring junior and subordinate staff

What they can offer you An excellent opportunity for career progression in an award-winning industry leading built environment multi disciplinary consultancy.

  • Mentoring and professional development to full chartered status (if applicable)
  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Health care
  • Pension scheme

You must be able to work in the UK without restriction. Hays Building Services is the only Recruitment Consultancy to be the Official Recruitment Partner for the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE).

Hays Building Services is a specialist in Building Services Recruitment and have a range of posts available. If you are seeking a career move but this position is not right for you please browse the other vacancies on our website. We also welcome speculative applications.

For a private and confidential discussion please contact Aadil Cockar on 020 8464 6678 or email your CV

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