Senior Mechanical Engineer - £45 - £55K Package

I'm currently looking for a Senior 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 Senior Engineer who can ideally step up into a Principal role within the next 12 - 24 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.

Key requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in HVAC Design, working for a consultancy or design and build contractor.
  • Good knowledge of coordination process with Architects/Structural Engineer & Fire Consultant.
  • Experience taking packages post tender and managing approvals during construction
  • Strong knowledge of residential ventilation systems, district heating, heat interface units, apartment heating and hot and cold water services.
  • Knowledge of smoke extract and environmental system ventilation.
  • Previous residential, hotel or mixed-use project experience.

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