Banner Default Image

Mechanical Design Engineer - Building Services

Back to job search

Mechanical Design Engineer - Building Services

  • Location:

    Reading

  • Sector:

    Buildings & Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £30k - 40k per year

  • Contact:

    Charlie Weeks

  • Contact email:

    Charlie.weeks@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    023 93 876 048

  • Job ref:

    JO0000026546

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-15

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Are you a Mechanical Design Engineer looking to take that next step in your career? Do you want to work on exceptionally varied and diverse projects?
 
My client has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their significantly experienced and talented Engineering Team based at their Reading office.
 
Their impressive project portfolio includes Education, commercial, retail, industrial, leisure and many more. As a Mechanical Engineer, you will be exposed to many sectors and many cultures.
 
Role and Responsibilities
 
·Working as part of a design team delivering detailed design
·Liaising closely with other professionals, including structural engineers, architects, surveyors, and contractors of in-house and external project teams
·Attending a range of project group and technical meetings
·Ensuring that the design and maintenance of building systems meets legislative and health and safety requirements
·Advising clients and architects on energy use and conservation in a range of buildings and sites, aiming to minimise the environmental impact and reduce the carbon footprint
·Designing site-specific equipment as required
·Overseeing and supervising the installation of building systems and specifying maintenance and operating procedures
·Using specialist computer-aided design (CAD) and BIM (Revit) software and other resources to design the systems required for the project
·Carrying out condition surveys and providing recommendation reports to clients
 
Experience and Skills Required
 
·To be successful in this role you will have an accredited Building Services degree or higher educational qualification and significant experience in a similar role.
·Ideally working towards chartered engineer status with a suitable institution.  
·You will need to be an excellent communicator who can articulate complicated issues between their clients and highly skilled project teams.
·You will also need to show ambition and a willingness to learn whilst demonstrating a high level of diligence and organisational skills.
·Experience within industry standard software such as IES, Hevacomp, AutoCAD, REVIT would be beneficial.
 
Benefits include
 
·25 days holiday
·Private Healthcare
·Life Assurance
·Pension: Standard 6% company Contribution
 
You must be eligible to work in the UK without Visa sponsorship and it is essential that you have worked in a design consultancy capacity on UK based projects to be considered for this position
 
To apply for this role, please send your CV to Charlie Weeks at charlie.weeks@carringtonwest.com