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Founded from a desire to deliver holistic, cost effective and innovative projects across the built environment, this specialist Building Services and Sustainability Consultancy has rapidly grown and have just secured the majority of projects they have recently bid for.As a result, they are now looking for a Mechanical Building Services Design Engineer who is able to work on a range of complex projects from inception, through to detailed design and handover. In addition to HVAC Design you will also have the opportunity of assisting with passive design, energy strategies, above ground drainage ensuring you develop a true understanding of how a building goes together and how MEP services integrate with other disciplines.Based in their stunning and spacious London Studio offering waterfront views and loads of natural light, you will get involved in a number of exciting projects including a £50 million mixed use development, £14M Hotel project (Refurbishment), £15 million luxury residential project (New build) and a range of smaller commercial, listed and education projects.Reporting to a Director or Associate Director you will be responsible for leading projects, producing calculations, specifications and reports and attending client and design team meetings. Although this is a hands-on design role you will have access to a team of three Intermediate Mechanical Engineers to assist you with calculations, IES modelling and Revit ensuring your time is utilised effectively and that you are not having to work overtime.This is genuinely a great opportunity to join a stable, friendly and well know consultancy that has a great culture, a healthy work / life balance and offers extensive autonomy.Keywords - Passive design, GSHP, kinetic facades, zero carbon, parametric modelling, CIBSE Building Performance Awards, integrated engineering, environmental design, net zero energy buildings, Revit MEP.
Lead R&D Engineer - Building Services - £50 to £70K PackageI have a unique opportunity for a Senior or Principal Electrical Design Engineer to move away from design into a dedicated R&D role.Reporting Directly to the CTO, you'll work closely with the Sustainability Engineers, MEP Design Engineers and also the Building Physics Engineers and undertake ground-breaking R&D work within the built environment.Rather than just following what the rest of the industry is doing, you'll continue to use your research and technical skills and come up with new, quicker, more sustainable ways of designing buildings and facilities that will go on to set new industry benchmarks.You'll also get a huge say in terms of what new technology or software to invest in; and seek to promote DfP and DfMA and automation across the built environment.You'll receive full support from the business in terms of a new laptop, a large training and development budget and have easy access to the Senior Management board, all of whom are recognised industry leaders within the mission critical space.RequirementsDegree qualified in a relevant field such as Electrical Engineering, Building Services Engineering, Energy Engineering or Environmental Engineering.Previous experience in mission critical projects such as science and research facilities, labs, data centres or large-scale industrial projects.Able to present new ideas, concepts or technologies to internal and external client teams.For a confidential discussion, please call email me or message me on LinkedIn or via our own website. Or phone me on zero seven five nine five zero seven one three zero three.
Intermediate Electrical Design Engineer - London - To £42K PackageI've been retained by a design led consultancy to find them an Electrical Design Engineer (Building Services) for their London studio. As a collaborative group of MEP Engineers, architects and designers they partner with their clients from a very early design stage and always encourage the use of innovative, passive and low energy solutions. They are definitely not a "copy and paste" engineering firm and treat every project and client as unique. They always aspire to set new industry standards or create lower energy buildings than their competitors.Although they have just moved to a larger office to facilitate growth, they are looking to become better not just bigger. Based in the design hub of London they offer a relaxed office environment, flexible working hours, a range of UK and international projects and a lot of autonomy.Reporting to a Charted Principal Electrical Engineer, you will assist with the following tasks;Design of Electrical Services directly into Revit.Attending DTM's and preparing hand sketches to illustrate concepts.Preparing drawings in AutoCAD when required.Producing innovative concept and detailed designs.Producing specifications and schedules.Attending projects during the installation stage to develop your understanding of MEP Services.Attending completed projects after occupation and determine how the building is actually performing in use; compared to your original predictions.Employee BenefitsUp to 30 days leave ( Bank Holidays)Private HealthcarePension4 x life assuranceFlexible working hoursPerformance based, annual bonusEmployee referral programPayment of professional membershipsFree fruit and free tea and coffeeCycle to work schemeSubsidised gym membership.
Intermediate Electrical Design Engineer - To £40KDue to ongoing growth, I'm looking for an Intermediate Electrical Design Engineer to join the Building Services department of this medium sized, multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy.You'll enjoy working on a fascinating range of projects including hotels on behalf of the Hilton, Fit Outs on behalf of the Royal Academy of Dance, large scale masterplans or regeneration projects as well as a range of universities and schools.As an Intermediate Electrical Design Engineer, you'll be responsible for all the usual day-to-day duties including both office and site-based duties, liaising with clients, suppliers and with colleagues throughout the company.DutiesCarry out conceptual design studies producing design schemes and deliverables such as design philosophies. (includes but not limited to: lighting, fire alarm, small power, general services and LV board and distribution design)Carry out detailed electrical engineering including preparation of calculations and drawings for the full range of electrical building services designReview submissions and installations for compliance with design intent and good engineering practice.Witness commissioning activities, trials and factory acceptance tests for compliance with design intent.Provide support to proposals as required.Liaise with the other inhouse disciplines.Manage your own time to ensure you produce your deliverables on time.RequirementsDegree / HND in Electrical Engineering or Building Services Engineering.Member of the IET or CIBSEWorking knowledge of AutoCAD, Amtech or Revit.Aware of energy generation, distribution systems and renewables. 2880
Associate Director - Property Consultancy - London - £70K Package c.20% BonusHuman Capital Solutions is working on a unique opportunity in the market to source an Associate Director to join and lead an experienced and fully integrated M&E Engineering Services division, within a leading global Property Consultancy.The role will see you focus on high level client interface, delivering a range of M&E Asset Engineering including: Technical Due Diligence, Dilapidations, M&E Audits, Condition Surveys, PPM/Life Cycle Costing to and range of clients across a range of sectors Commercial, Retail ,Industrial, Leisure and more.A truly unique opportunity in the market, as joining the team at this stage of its development will expose you to an open career path through to Director, and would therefore suit an ambitious individual looking to climb the career ladder within a globally recognised business.The role will give you direct access to clients, as part of the client team. This is a real opportunity to take ownership of your own client base, developing an entrepreneurial approach to client's needs and gain a clear understanding of the commercial drivers behind property ownership and development.Alongside a competitive salary you will receive a top level package and a bonus structure that is second to none in the industry.If this opportunity sounds of interest and you have the relevant experience of working in an Asset Engineering role, please get in touch.
VT Consultant - London to £60K PackageGreat people, ongoing training, confirmed 5-year workload and quick progression.A recognised leader in employee engagement, this respected Building Services Consultancy have always considered their employees to be their greatest assets: they treat their people well and keep their knowledge up to date. Which is why they have one of the best levels of staff retention in the industry. Due to growth and a succession of successful framework appointments with leading Managing Agents, and a confirmed five-year workload, they are now looking for a Vertical Transportation Consultant for their London office.You will be expected to undertake and deliver:M&E Condition Surveys & ReportsProjects & ModernisationPPM SchedulesDilapidation ReportsCandidates will also need to have experience of Life Cycle Costing and maintenance standards.Job security is now key to most people, with uncertain times ahead. Asset Consultancy will remain relatively unaffected, as it is focused on operational improvements within existing buildings, and not reliant on new developments that will no doubt slow in the coming months.This combined with the career development prospects and their attitude to employee engagement make this opportunity a sensible career move.
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Leeds .c£40K £4K car allowance clear career progressionLooking for a move away from the tight project costing, tight deadlines and long hours of a typical Design Consultancy?Then it is worth considering a career move into one of the world's leading and most respected Property Consultancies. RationaleAs an ambitious, Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, you will already know how to design and manage projects and build rapport quickly with a project team. You may not be unhappy in your current role, however you may be starting to consider your longer-term career options as you feel that you are not being fully utilised, overworked and undervalued within your current practice.Over the past 8 years this particular Property Consultancy has developed its own internal M&E Design Consultancy to meet and deliver M&E Design & Project Management to their clients, who in the main are the owners and occupiers of the largest real estate estates portfolios in the world.Offering absolute career stability and with growth in mind, due to their success, this global Commercial Property Consultancy has a clear three year plan to grow their M&E offering by 50% over the next three years, opening up a huge ongoing career opportunity for you.You'll deepen your understanding of the client-side, commercial property sector that will set you apart from your peers and enable you to progress to Associate as soon as possible, and beyond, with complete backing of the business.An in-depth knowledge of Building Services practices, procedures and standards with particular focus on Mechanical Design and Project Management.Knowledge of the BIM process and the built environment would be advantageousThe ability to work as part of a team or autonomously, with excellent team skills and strong attention to detail. What's in it for youAs a key player within the MEP division, you'll be designing, leading and supervising varied and interesting projects across a broad range of high-profile Commercial Buildings and have full autonomy to implement your innovative designs. Not only supported by the M&E Directors and Partner, you will also benefit educationally from working closely with the other in-house disciplines across Project Management, Building Surveying and M&E Asset Management. You will lead projects where MEP is crucial to the success of the project and enjoy knowing that your designs are helping future-proof low energy buildings for future generations.You will be expected to design, manage and supervise projects co-ordinating with other engineering and real estate disciplines. Carry out detailed design in accordance with industry guides. Prepare specifications, reports, design drawings and budget costs to programme. Supervise project works on site, workmanship and testing.You will also learn how to undertake professional M&E Due diligence surveys, dilapidations, forward maintenance planning and audits/reports. Whilst contributing to fee, billing and profit targets. BenefitsAs well as an opportunity to work client-side and set yourself apart from all of your peers in Design Consultancy, you will be offered an enjoyable work life balance, they offer a competitive salary, car allowance, significant annual bonus, contributory pension and a host of other flexible package options.With staff development and retention at the core of its values; they have always promoted from within and still have one of the best levels of employee engagement in the industry.Rather than being micromanaged, you'll enjoy working autonomously, either at home or in the office - you decide on what works for you, whilst being fully supported by the M&E Partner at every step. As a first step to an initial conversation, please click below to apply or send me a message.
Electrical Associate £65 to £75K Package Equity AutonomyTired of working for a large consultancy that are run by accountants rather than Engineers?Established over a decade ago, the founding partners of this Sustainability and MEP Design Consultancy still remain hands on. They are involved in every aspect of the business from recruiting, to design, carrying out specialist surveys, maintaining client relationships and also having monthly one to ones with the team leaders.With multiple offices located across the UK, you'll get to work on a fascinating range of projects including listed buildings, net zero carbon masterplans, research labs, landmark hotels and high-rise mixed-use developments.With M&E at the heart of the business; and not just a small support function to a larger multi-disciplinary offering the Directors really understand the complexity of projects they bid on. That's why their fees allow their engineers to do a proper design and why they're not afraid to take projects from RIBA Stage 1 to 5, rather than just handing over at Stage 3.Having already secured the majority of their fee income for 2021, they are looking for an additional Electrical Associate who can lead the team, assist with resource planning and also free up time the Electrical Directors so they can focus on more business development.If you'd like to join a practice that are all about quality and flexibility and can offer a clear route to Director, please get in touch. If you don't have a CV that's OK, just give me a call or send me an email and we can deal with that later. 2873
Intermediate/Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - London - up to £45K Bonus c.20% PensionWant to join a fast-growing M&E Consultancy where you can help shape the business and see a clear career path without anyone to block your career progression?Working on small to medium size projects on an evolving team, you'll gain exposure to all facets of Commercial Property and Building Services, keeping your days interesting and challenging, and setting you apart from your peers whilst giving your career stellar progress.You won't be expected to work all hours either - this forward-thinking consultancy firmly believes in their flexible and autonomous working culture, ensuring they have exceptionally dynamic and experienced people on board who will support you all the way.Working with some fantastic Clients including Managing Agents, Architects and Project Management firms, your work will cover everything from Feasibility and Concept design through to RIBA Stages 3,4 and 5 on various projects across commercial real estate, the hospitality sector and residential properties, with the opportunity to lead your own plant replacement M&E Projects.The strong client relationships and the high level of engineering and technical expertise provided by this new consultancy, mean they have already confirmed all of their revenue for 2021.You'll ideally be an Engineer with 4-6 years M&E Design and Project experience, and have:Relevant Building Services/Engineering degreeChartered status (or working towards)With experience in:System Sizing/Design CalculationsSite SurveysFeasibility ReportingCAD Drafting and DesignCoordinating Designs on site and remotely with Interior Designers and ArchitectsWorking alongside Project Managers and Quantity SurveyorsSpecification PreparationUsing technical software packages (i.e. IES/Dialux/Hevacomp)But the most important qualities you can bring to the team are your attitude and integrity.If you think this sounds like your next move, then please get in touch.
Associate Electrical Engineer (Property Consultancy) - London - £60K 13% Pension, BUPA c.20% BonusHuman Capital Solutions is working on a completely unique opportunity in the market, to source an Electrically bias Associate, to play a key role in leading and developing a newly formed M&E Design & Projects team, within a leading global Property Consultancy.A key hire within this renowned Property Consultancy as the first individual to join the team electrically, the business will look to build the electrical team around you, offering a clear path to a Directorship.The role will be hands on delivering projects and will involve working with the Senior Management to build and grow the Electrical Design & Projects team around you presenting a clear upward career path.A relatively new M&E division that sits alongside an established and hugely successful M&E Asset Engineering team (TDD, Dilapidations, M&E Surveying) and will look to mirror its success. M&E on is seen as a huge part of their future growth strategy and has the full backing of the board to grow its numbers and revenues.The role will see you focus on delivering a range of M&E Design projects across their large portfolio of blue-chip clients across a range of sectors including Commercial, Retail Industrial, Residential, Healthcare, Leisure and more.You will be expected to be client facing and be at a level where you are comfortable delivering end to end projects independently.Candidates should have been exposed to a variation of client facing situations and be comfortable with business development.Although Business Development will form a key part of the role in due course, projects are leveraged via internal company networking with the M&E Asset Engineering, Project Management, Building Surveying teams, picking up projects from within the clients existing portfolio/client base, making winning work as straightforward as it possibly can be.In these early stages the majority of the detailed design work will be outsourced until the team has grown and becomes capable of delivering its own designs, the role will therefore involve managing third party design consultancies, performance specification, peer review and project management.The role will change as the team grows and in addition to client development and delivery/management of projects, will see you take on full design team management.Key responsibilities year 1:Strong project management skills in delivering plant replacement and commercial refurbishment projectsGood understanding of building services generallyAble to provide commercial advice to clientsExperienced in specification write up and good understanding of building services construction (dealing with contractors etc)Good interpersonal & client facing skillsGood understanding of fee calculation and fee proposal write upAbility to develop business by creating relationships with 'internal clients'Ambition to lead and develop a teamDesign led engineer with previous design experience in a traditional consultancy ideally Essentially, a huge career opportunity for an individual who has strong technical experience and has demonstrated confidence in dealing with a variation of client facing situations.The successful candidate will hold a key position with the M&E Design & Projects group as it grows and develops. The role will give you an opportunity to gain an understanding of the commercial property sector that will set you apart from your peers, whilst providing a technical and commercial challenge to keep your career development on track, within a team where there are no barriers to your career progression.Joining the team will expose you to an open career path through to a Director position and beyond and would therefore suit an ambitious individual who is looking to develop their career within a globally recognised brand.Alongside a competitive salary you will receive a top-level package and a bonus structure that is unrivalled in the industry. If you are a Non-UK resident please provide written documentation/evidence that you have the right to work in the UK, along with your CV.
"I have known Paul since the 1990's when he secured me employment at Michael J Lonsdale in 1994. We have remained in contact and Paul has continued to support our company by providing me with Mechanical and Electrical Estimators over the last twenty years. Paul has an excellent understanding of my requirements and I am confident that whoever he puts forward will meet my brief and our company ethos. I am confident that Paul will continue to supply me with quality staff in the future and look forward to continuing our successful association.”
Mark Heath – Group Director, Michael J Lonsdale Limited
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"I spoke with Paul Bartlett at Human Capital Solutions when I was looking to appoint a Project Manager. Paul took a very detailed brief and delivered details on Michael Reilly who we met with and subsequently offered a position to. Paul has gained a very good understanding of Callisia, recognising our needs and always keeping me informed with capable and suitable individuals.
I contacted Paul again when we were looking to recruit another Project Manager, he presented a short list of extremely skilled individuals who we met with and another offer of employment was accepted. I am extremely happy to use Paul for any recruitment and confident that he can represent Callisia in our search for staff."
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"Paul Bartlett at Human Capital Solutions has personally recruited for me for over 25 years. Staff range from M&E Project Engineers, Managers, Estimators and Quantity Surveyors. Paul understands what I need and has always presented quality individuals. I am extremely assured in Paul’s ability to represent Grant Walker Engineering moving forward."
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