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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Hays Building
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Closing date
12 Aug 2022

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Qualified / Chartered
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Full Time
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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Your new company

An excellent opportunity to join one of the North West' fastest growing building services consultancies. Established in 1949 your new company will be multi award winning company that excels in the delivery of sustainable ME design. Based out of Stockport you will be working on both private and public sector projects supporting the health sector, Education and Public Houses. The company has also recently set up another division focussing on Net Zero Carbon and Sustainability. You will be working to head up a small hard-working team with a good social background with regular trips to Foodie Friday in Stockport.

Your new role

You will be working alongside a close team in Manchester working in a newly created division focussing on Net Zero Carbon and Sustainability involving large multi building sites working mainly in the Education and Health sectors. There will be varied work in both the private and public sector.

You will be leading and developing detailed briefs in conjunction with clients and senior colleagues allowing you to establish and maintain client relationships. You will carry out site surveys, draft drawings and calculations prepared using IES. You will also undertake condition assessments producing PPM surveys and reports as well as undertaking defect inspections and issue appropriate certification. You will also write and produce operation and maintenance manuals. In addition, you will represent both the Mechanical and Electrical Design at Design Team Meetings and help to tutor apprentices in your team.

What you'll need to succeed

You will need a degree in Building Services HND/HNC or equivalent with 10 years post degree experience in the public or private sector. You will need to be able to establish and develop good working relationships with both professionals and clients through good written and verbal communication. You will need to be able to work with minimal supervision, prioritising your workload, to meet deadlines using a variety of design tools such as AutoCAD. ACBSIE or MIET registered is preferred and as such have an excellent understanding of current regulations. You will need to be able to demonstrate a flexible approach to work and willingness to travel/stay away from home from time to time. As such a full UK driving Licence is required as well as access to a car. A full UK driving Licence is desired.

What you'll get in return

You will be joining a highly ambitious company with opportunities for growth and development in the future. You will be offered a highly competitive salary of around £45,000 - £50,000 depending on experience. In addition, you will receive income protection, private medical care, stakeholder pension scheme, death in service life assurance plus the opportunity to work from home 2 days a week. There are break out facilities including pool tables and dart boards as well as free parking at the office.

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