Mechanical Engineer

United Arab Emirates (AE)
27 Feb 2018
15 Mar 2018
Specialist area
Building services (general)
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently searching for a Mechanical Engineer to join our team in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

The individual must be able to demonstrate 3 to 5+ years experience of working within an engineering consultancy. You must also be a holder of a Bachelors Degree in Engineering (BEng) or Masters Degree in Engineering (MEng) and ideally be a member of or working towards a membership of a recognised professional body (CIBSE, IMechE or ASHRAE). The individual must be prepared to work towards becoming a registered member of the above mentioned organisation.

The successful candidate will be expected to undertake the following:

  • Undertake engineering design including all required calculations
  • Fully conversant with an able to deliver projects in REVIT
  • Prepare technical schedules
  • Under guidance of senior staff, represent SSH Design at meetings with the client, other professionals and suppliers
  • Ensure service and project work are carried out within agreed deadlines and within budget
  • Ensure that appropriate service/design decisions are met
  • Ensure senior staff are kept informed of important and relevant service/design decisions and the objectives of the company
  • Coordinating his/her work with other members of the project team
  • Ensuring all relevant SSH Design staff are informed of client matters


  • Post graduate experience in a design consultancy environment
  • Ideally previous experience of design in Middle Eastern or equivalent climates
  • Experience of highly serviced environments
  • A good understanding of architecture and a desire to contribute to the built environment
  • Experience of contributing to multiple projects and balancing workload requirements
  • Committed and talented mechanical designer with the desire to lead MEP projects
  • Working knowledge of a range of mechanical engineering software tools
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software packages
  • Working knowledge and understanding of British, European and ideally International standards.

Essential Experience

  • REVIT Capable
  • 4 years gained within an engineering consultancy
  • Proven track record of project design through concept to detailed 
  • Fully conversant with Microsoft office
  • Experience in HVAC calculation software’s such as Hevacomp and IES


• Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (BEng) or Masters Degree in Engineering (MEng)

• Membership of a recognised professional body (CIBSE, IMechE or ASHRAE) is desirable but not essential