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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - MEP Design

Hays Building
£40000.0 - £50000.0 per annum + £40000 to £50000
Closing date
12 Jun 2024

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Job position
Senior Manager
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Senior Management

Job Details

Your new company
A well-established, privately owned consultancy who has been around the UK market for years, working in a range of sectors including education, commercial, sports facilities, large scale residential and healthcare. This company are leaders is sustainability and low-energy building services design. They have high staff retention rates, clear routes of progression for staff, regular salary reviews and flexible working options. They are seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer (Building Services) to join their Glasgow office. Ideally, you will have experience on similar projects. You must have experience working in the UK/Ireland.

Your new role

  • Ensuring an understanding of project briefs. Design and specification of all Mechanical Building Services systems .
  • Design and specification of HVAC systems
  • Carry out (and managing others) in the production of detailed calculations using industry standard software tools including Excel, Revit, IES, in-house developed tools, etc.
  • Representing the organisation at meetings with clients and contractors.
  • Site surveys, inspections and monitoring of site work.
  • Report and technical note writing.
  • Maintaining complete records and archives to company standards.
  • Adherence to all quality, environmental and governance processes.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Degree qualified, or equivalent qualification, in Building Services Engineering / Mechanical Engineering or related subjects.
  • Proficient in energy reduction methods and approaches to decarbonising new and existing buildings..
  • Understanding of energy and carbon related data capture and analytics.
  • Familiarity with the principles of building physics such as passive design solutions and fabric first approaches.
  • Competent in designing for measurement and verification, including experience of commissioning and post-installation evaluation of performance.
  • Good level of computer literacy in a range of digital tools, such as IES thermal modelling package, Navisworks, Hevacomp, One Click, NBS and Microsoft packages.
  • Experience working in a design consultancy and/or experience of working within a contractor design environment is essential.
  • Have a detailed knowledge of appropriate technical standards.

What you'll get in return

  • A competitive salary.
  • 25 days annual leave + public holidays
  • Hybrid working
  • 6% pension
  • Yearly salary reviews
  • 35 hour week
  • Yearly bonus (discretionary)
  • Social culture

What you need to do now
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