Reference: #2029_1544626356 Created: 12/12/2018

Principal Mechanical Engineer

Start Date
Location City
City of London
Location Region
South East
Salary From
£59999 - £70000
Specialist Areas
Mechanical Building Services Design


Principal Mechanical Engineer £60 to £70K + Package

I’m currently looking for a Principal Mechanical (HVAC) Design Engineer for a medium sized, multi-disciplinary consultancy based in central London. They are looking for a technically sound and commercially aware Principal Engineer who can step up into an Associate role within the next 12 months.

Job Summary

Reporting to the Mechanical Director you will be responsible for taking a lead role technically for all Mechanical projects, mentoring the team, attending DTM’s and presentations, assisting with resource allocation and fee proposals and ensuring all projects are designed and delivered well.

Key Duties

  • Provide design input for all complex HVAC systems design.
  • Meet clients on key projects and present technical solutions.
  • Attend internal and external review and progress meetings
  • Prepare calculations, analysis, schematics, drawings, diagrams, models, specifications and other documents relating to each project’s designs
  • Understand resources requirements, risk and technical quality to ensure delivery of effective solutions.
  • Plan and execute work packages
  • Ensure all HVAC designs are rigorously checked and meet the clients requirements
  • Ensure that all mechanical engineering practices on site are kept up to date and within UK safety legislation.
  • Provide specialist technical advice and guidance on mechanical issues.
  • Ensure consistency of approach across packages.

You will enjoy working in a close knit team of Civil & Structural, Mechanical, Electrical and Public Health and Sustainability Engineers on an interesting range of projects including both new build and refurbishment commercial offices, mixed-used developments, hotels and education projects.

This role will appeal to a Principal Mechanical (Building Services) Design Engineer who is looking to step into an Associate role in the next 12 months and enjoys seeing projects through from feasibility to construction.