Principal Mechanical Engineer

Posted 05 July 2023
Salary £50 - 57 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration12 Months
Discipline Water & Environmental
Contact NameSam Bevan

Job description

Role: Principal Mechanical Engineer
Location: London/Manchester/Leeds/Chester/Newcastle (Any of these offices/Hybrid working)
Rate: Up to £57 per hour - Inside IR35 (Depending on experience)
Duration: 12 months+
Sector: Wastewater Treatment (Non-Infrastructure)
Chartership Required
Are you a Chartered Engineer looking for a new challenge to assist with wastewater treatment schemes nationwide?
Carrington West are working with a leading international consultancy who are delivering major design schemes within the water sector from offices across the country. We are looking for a Principal Mechanical Engineer from the Water sector background who has experience in detailed design and is able to assist the consultancy with design review and submission.
At present, the business has an opportunity between the Senior Engineers and Director level where you can add tremendous value assisting in the key design reviews for Wastewater Treatment Projects on behalf of multiple UK Water authorities, you may also be needed to assist with concept and detailed design.
In this job you will be working across the full spectrum of engineering design which will include, feasibility, optioneering, detailed design, outline design, final design, preparing reports and technical specifications and proposals for water related non-infrastructure projects for the end client.
The Successful Engineer will need to have chartership status
In order to be suitable, the job you MUST have the below as a minimum:
·Experience in the full cycle of project design delivery from inception to detailed design.
·Able to take responsibility for leading small projects and sub tasks from a technical perspective.
·Knowledge and experience of design of one, or more, of the following:
oWater treatment works
oWastewater treatment works
oPotable water networks, pumping stations and reservoirs
oExperience of working within multidisciplinary teams, and able to provide technical mentoring to Graduate Engineers and technicians.
oExcellent communication skills and able to represent in a client facing roles
oKnowledge of Safety in Design principles and accustomed to working to a high standard in terms of H&S compliance.
Minimum requirements:
·BSc, BEng or MEng in Mechanical Engineering.
·Experience using a 3D design tool and other proprietary software products
·Project management experience
·Industry recognized health and safety qualifications.
·Chartership with a relevant professional institution
Please apply using a copy of your CV in a word format NOW or contact Sam on 02393 876 050 to discuss further.
Carrington West are a Water sector recruitment specialists who supply Water Utility Suppliers, Contractors and Consultancies with both permanent and contact staff nationwide attached to water supply and water treatment.