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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

  • £50,000 - £70,000
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Hertfordshire

About the Company:

The newest arm of one of the UK’s largest and most established Construction Firms with in house expertise in piling, M&E, reinforced structure, pre-cast elements, facades and glazing, dry-lining, craneage and scaffolding and boasting a group annual turnover in excess of £220m. This is the opportunity to join an exciting and rapidly expanding team within an already established group with a steady pipeline of ongoing and planned projects. Having already achieved a turnover of £13m+ in their first year of trading as an independent M&E Contractor, and plans to expand beyond the group’s own requirements this is the opportunity to join what is likely to become one of the biggest players in the M&E market in the years to come, with hands on development, guidance and a bright future for a successful applicant. This is a permanent position in a company that can provide a steady, preferable career progression.

About the Role:

A Senior Mechanical Design Engineer will be involved all aspects of building environmental engineering including sketches, design, specifications and drawing production. The successful candidate will be working towards chartership, and have proven design experience, delivering to quality, time and budget. You will be able to communicate idea quickly and effectively using a combination of sketching, CAD Layouts and 3D modelling. This role will suit someone with a mechanical engineering / building services degree, who is enthusiastic, self-motivated, and looking to advance their career.

Undertake the control of all production aspects of the projects in the office.
Obtain the necessary information both internally and externally from Architects, Quantity Surveyors and Design Consultants for the design to proceed.
Ensure compliance with all Statutory and Regulatory obligations, make submissions to the Statutory Authorities and obtain approvals as necessary.
Ensure the Design Team is kept fully informed of all technical and other information necessary for the duration of the project.
Produce all design information, and ensure that all calculations are prepared and signed off in accordance with the requirements of the IMS, relevant Standards and Codes of Practice.

Candidate Requirements:

The applicant should have a well-developed professional knowledge and first hand design experience of all aspects of all aspects of Mechanical and PH, which should include but not limited to:

Public Health:

Above ground sanitation and rainwater systems;
Below ground drainage;
Sustainable drainage;
Cold water system;
Hot water system;
Fire engineering include wet and dry risers, sprinkler system and fire hydrants;

About the Benefits and Reward:

The salary is up to £50-75K (Dependant on experience)