Mechanical Design Engineer - Senior

Job Description

Our client is a leading multi-disciplined construction and property consultancy. They provide a definitive range of services to the UK building and construction industry covering chartered building & quantity surveying, project management, architecture & master planning, civil & structural engineering, mechanical & electrical engineering, sustainability and health & safety.



They are currently looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to join their expanding MEP and Sustainability Team.


Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Deliver a wide range of projects including; residential, mixed-use, commercial, industrial and educational.
  • Independent management of projects from initial brief to completion. 
  • Attend meetings with clients and multidisciplinary design teams as M&E project lead.
  • Work independently and as part of the internal team to deliver projects.
  • Work with a range of client organisations, including; housing associations, local authorities, registered social landlords, private developers, main contractors, M&E sub-contractors. 
  • Liaise with and manage an internal team of engineers, CAD technicians and sustainability assessors to deliver projects. 
  • Develop and present project design proposals to a client following the external brief and internal discussions so that client requirements are met, acting as either lead internal consultant or as member of a team.
  • Undertake project surveys including; site inspections, stock condition, refurbishment, performance evaluations, etc. 
  • Prepare high quality output information including; technical specifications, designs, drawings, equipment schedules, survey reports, and contract documentation.
  • Work with the internal senior team to develop the M&E group resource and workloads.
  • Develop new opportunities for the M&E team within the current client base and establish new client contacts.
  • Work in collaboration with the multidisciplinary teams within the company.


Minimum Candidate Requirements: 

  • Education, hold a bachelor’s degree or higher in mechanical engineering or building services engineering.
  • Experience, a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar consultancy role.
  • Project History, have extensive experience of delivering large scale residential and/or mixed-use projects with heat networks and low carbon technologies.  
  • Standards of Practice, you are expected to maintain a high level of professional and engineering standards and observe the legal requirements and professional guidelines of the relative professional bodies
  • Professional Bodies, you are expected to be registered and maintain registration with the Engineering Council which will be reimbursed by the company
  • Continuing professional development, you will be required to keep up-to-date with developments in Engineering through undertaking continuing professional development on a regular basis.


Please contact Jon Oldknow of Magenta International Ltd or click apply to submit your CV and I will call you back (please include your contact details)