Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Job Reference: ZBW1
  • Date Posted: 12 April 2024
  • Recruiter: Magenta Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: London or Surrey
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £50,000 to £70,000
  • Sector: Building Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Zoe Black
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 02085473399

Job Description

Elevate your career with a prestigious Engineering and Design Consultancy based in the heart of London and or the serene surroundings of Surrey. This firm is renowned for delivering high-calibre projects, with values exceeding £100 million, and is seeking a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to enhance their dynamic team.

Experience the satisfaction of contributing to environmentally conscious and sustainable designs, as part of a multifaceted team that includes MEP, VT, and a range of assessors and modellers. This firm is not just a workplace but a community, offering a nurturing environment that fosters professional growth, regular staff updates, and social events.

The selected candidate will enjoy a suite of benefits designed to support and reward, including 23 days of annual leave plus bank holidays, a stakeholder pension scheme, company healthcare, death in service benefit, and the flexibility of hybrid working. A competitive salary is on offer, commensurate with the expertise brought to the role.

In this pivotal position, the Senior Mechanical Design Engineer will lead projects, engage with clients, and ensure the delivery of precise and innovative design solutions. The role demands a confident, relationship-building individual with a forward-thinking approach to environmental and sustainability advice.

Key Skills and Experience Required:

- A minimum of 5 years in mechanical building services design, particularly in the commercial offices sector.
- Proficiency in Bluebeam, AutoCAD, Navisworks, Hevacomp.
- A background in design consultancy.
- General mechanical building engineering services experience.
- HNC or equivalent in a relevant subject.
- Strong organisational and time management skills.
- Experience in mechanical detail design and performance design Stages 2-6 in commercial, mixed-use, retail, and industrial sectors.

Desirable Attributes:

- Revit MEP and Navisworks expertise.
- Building services surveying experience.
- CMT experience and knowledge of EDSL TAS.
- Utility liaison and searches experience.
- Valid CSCS card and UK full driving licence.
- IMechE or CIBSE membership or working towards it.

The role will encompass design preparation, project leadership, site visits, and the proficient use of design software. An excellent awareness of regulations, standards, and product knowledge is essential, along with the ability to produce detailed specifications and reports.

If you are a meticulous individual with a passion for sustainable design and a desire to be part of a close-knit professional family, this role is your chance to make a significant impact.