Senior Mechanical Engineer
Manchester
TH27102021SME
Mechanical & Electrical
Permanent

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Discipline: Building Services, Design

Speciality: HVAC, Revit

UK Residency Required: Yes

Salary: £35/hr (negotiable)

Benefits: plus benefits

Apply by: 16/04/2022

Min Experience: 5 years

OVERVIEW & ROLE DESCRIPTION

The Opportunity

This dynamic, award winning national Building Services Consultancy is seeking an experienced driven Senior Mechanical Engineer for a 6 month contract.

Main Responsibilities

Your main responsibilities will be to support the operation and development of the business.

  • Assist with promoting the business to clients and other professionals through business development opportunities
  • Representing the company at design and project team meetings
  • Carrying out investigations, surveys, and information searches to develop the basis for design
  • Preparing working designs for building services
  • Preparing calculations to support equipment selections
  • Keeping up to date with latest industry trends and software
  • Promoting sustainable design solutions for all design work
  • Preparation of schematics, layouts, specifications, reports and design notes to support the design submission
  • Reviewing drawings and other information to ensure Quality Assurance
  • Identifying health and safety issues within the design or operations on site, and reporting to the appropriate authority
  • Taking part in group resource planning
  • Identifying situations where additional fees can be claimed for projects

 

The Person

Discipline specific knowledge or a good understanding of the following:

  • Mechanical ventilation and air conditioning
  • Heating and cooling services
  • Domestic hot and cold water systems
  • Foul, waste and rainwater drainage
  • Control systems for mechanical and electrical plant
  • Acoustic issue arising from mechanical and electrical plant
  • Good understanding of sustainable and low carbon design
  • Methods of construction and how these affect the design of services
  • Good understanding of British Standards, Building Regulations, and sector standards
  • Health and safety in design and operations, CDM regulations etc.
  • Skills in relevant design software including Revit, Amtech, IES etc.

Apex Resourcing Solutions is a recruitment business acting on behalf of this company

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Discipline specific knowledge or a good understanding of the following:
  • Mechanical ventilation and air conditioning
  • Heating and cooling services
  • Domestic hot and cold water systems
  • Foul, waste and rainwater drainage
  • Control systems for mechanical and electrical plant
  • Acoustic issue arising from mechanical and electrical plant
  • Good understanding of sustainable and low carbon design
  • Methods of construction and how these affect the design of services
  • Good understanding of British Standards, Building Regulations, and sector standards
  • Health and safety in design and operations, CDM regulations etc.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist with promoting the business to clients and other professionals through business development opportunities
  • Representing the company at design and project team meetings
  • Carrying out investigations, surveys, and information searches to develop the basis for design
  • Preparing working designs for building services
  • Preparing calculations to support equipment selections
  • Keeping up to date with latest industry trends and software
  • Promoting sustainable design solutions for all design work
  • Preparation of schematics, layouts, specifications, reports and design notes to support the design submission
  • Reviewing drawings and other information to ensure Quality Assurance
  • Identifying health and safety issues within the design or operations on site, and reporting to the appropriate authority
  • Taking part in group resource planning
  • Identifying situations where additional fees can be claimed for projects