Mechanical Design Engineer

Lanesra Technical Recruitment
£40 - £45/hour
09 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Client is driving the wet infrastructure sector globally and they are leading the world in results-oriented management, technical engineering and construction services to create a better world. The wet infrastructure sector they serve encompasses a variety of water-related projects and programs ranging from water supply, treatment and storage to water resources management and coastal restoration and from design and construction of hydropower and renewable energy facilities to full environmental services.

The Anglian Water They will design and build around 800 schemes worth approximately £1.2billion. They design and construct water and water recycling (waste water) treatment centres that serve more than six million people in the East of England whilst maintaining and improving the water mains and the sewerage network in the region.

You will report directly to the Mechanical Discipline Head and duties/responsibilities of the role will include.

* Ensure project deliverables meet the agreed standards & quality and deliver the benefits by design strategies as defined by the Technical Manager.
* Be responsible for the production of technical deliverables required including technical schedules and data sheets, engineering calculations (hydraulic calculations, pump hydraulic calculations, structural calculations, carbon calculations, RICS calculations etc).
* Support the Mechanical Discipline Head in the drive towards excellence in H&S, demonstrating applied knowledge & skills to produce safe designs to discharge your obligation according to CDM Regulations, standards and accepted codes of practice
* Support the regular design and discipline meetings and participate in sharing cross-discipline information, supporting the Benefit by Design and Industrialised Construction initiatives
* Work with the relevant Senior Engineer/Peers and/or the Discipline Head to ensure that all technical deliverables are properly checked and approved
* Maintain close links with other Engineers & the Discipline Head to ensure smooth interfaces between disciplines, manage gaps/overlaps & share best practice. Liaise closely with Technical Managers within the programme area to provide technical guidance and explore opportunities for out-performance from technical innovation
* To provide and maintain an estimate for design works needed to deliver the precast design
* Be responsible for maintaining your own quality and consistency of all mechanical engineering technical documents


* Minimum:- HNC Mechanical Engineering with appropriate experience but preferably degree qualified
* Extensive knowledge of the following; - Water and Waste Water treatment processes
* Full understanding of mechanical conceptual design & optioneering