Mechanical Engineer - Water/Wastewater
Your new company
The organisation are one of the UK & Irelands largest multifaceted consultancies, delivering property and infrastructure projects on a local, national and international scale. They have over 4,000 staff at 50+ offices in the UK and internationally, offering a vast range of professional and technical expertise across an unrivalled number of services. The breadth and depth of experience & that they are able to add value to any project, regardless of its size, complexity or sector. They do much more than simply delivering projects; they design, manage and partner. This organisation focus on building strategic relationships with their clients - delivering a comprehensive service across their portfolio and optimising the benefits of continuous improvement in design quality, efficiency, cost reduction and knowledge retention. They support them at all stages of a project or programme, and their understanding of the key risks and challenges means that they direct effort where it is most needed.
Your new role
A vacancy for a Mechanical Engineer to join the design team delivering infrastructure projects including utilities, wastewater treatment, pumping, water supply, treatment and transfer systems and building services work. Working in a multidisciplinary team undertaking design, bid preparation, specification and tender preparation, site asset surveys, energy efficiency green development strategies as well as supervisory roles on construction sites. Providing support and design coordination for MEICA aspects of projects as well as assisting the NEC Project Manager. There are significant long term opportunities with career progression for the right person.
What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will be confident, articulate and possess excellent written and oral communication skills with a desire to progress in the field of Mechanical Engineering and undertake additional job-specific training. Someone with water sector knowledge and experience, who is approachable, flexible and keen to work as part of an existing team on a wide range of projects to differing project specifications.
Skills and Experience: Essential Requirements:
- Degree qualified Mechanical Engineer
- Chartered or near Chartered Engineer with IMechE
- 2/3 years post graduate experience
- Understanding of mechanical design within the water industry (both wastewater and clean water structure)
- Carry out mechanical design and hydraulic calculations
- Understanding of pumping systems and pump selection
- MS Office Proficient
- A full driving licence
- Water and waste water process design and MEICA inputs
- Building services experience
- NEC3 Project Management experience
- BIM/Revit/AutoCAD knowledge
What you'll get in return
This is a unique opportunity offering the chance to join one of the UK leading consultancies who have an impeccable reputation as an employer. In this company you will have the chance to work on some of the UK's most challenging projects in addition to landmark buildings and infrastructure schemes. The benefits package will include: Childcare Vouchers, Cycle To Work Scheme, Health Screening, Holiday Purchase, Medical Cash Plan, Dental Plan, Additional Life Assurance, Spouse/Partner Life Assurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Partner Critical Illness Insurance, Group Income Protection, Travel Insurance, Retail Vouchers, Gourmet Society Dining Card And Vehicle Break Down Cover.
What you need to do now
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