Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Construction Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Dias De Sousa

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Were looking for a bright, enthusiastic Engineer with a minimum of 8 years' experience across different sectors (predominantly commercial and residential, albeit we work in other sectors such as hotel, mixed use, student accommodation, care homes, etc).

Someone to excel in engineering design and comfortable leading projects from inception to completion
You will need to be able to prepare conceptual designs and assist with the preparation of the client brief, and to feel confident giving technical presentations to the professional team as well as managing site coordination meetings with contractors.
You will have a good understanding of BSRIA BG6 and RIBA stages, and Part L, BREEAM, renewable technology etc.
You will demonstrate that you have a general understanding of other MEP engineering disciplines, other than your own, sufficient to understand their impact in the overall design, and converse at a high level.
Youll have strong financial management skills, and the ability to understand and control changes and negotiate additional fees with the client that may be due and you wont be phased when asked to assist with preparing fee proposals, or to make pitches for new work. Youll have experience of reviewing appointment documents and scopes of service. You will be able to set targets and monitor workload against deliverables.
In the areas of Health and Safety and Quality Assurance you will lead by example.
You will be presentable and professional in your demeanour, as you will be required to represent us at design team and client meetings and to work effectively with different teams within Mecserve, managing teams and managing projects internally and externally in respect of deliverables, resources and financials.
Your interpersonal and influencing skills will be first class and you will be able to build effective relationships internally and externally, mentoring junior staff, developing business and building relationships and contacts.
Youll have a good level of oral and written communication, in particular youll have good report writing skills.
You should be proficient in the use of the following systems Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Hevacomp or IES, Outlook. Preferably in the use of AUTOCAD and or Revit.
Finally - very important! - youll have a willingness to learn new skills.

If this sounds like you, then please fill out the form on this page, sending us a brief covering message outining your suitability and a copy of your CV in Word or PDF format. Youll obviously be able to provide good references - but dont worry! - we wont contact anyone until you give us the go-ahead.