Associate Design Engineer

Amida Ltd
£50000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an Associate Design Engineer who is looking for a challenging new opportunity, and are keen to work in a new environment for a dynamic forward thinking MEP Design Consultancy?

The Client

Our client is an established and reputable consultancy based in the UK with offices across the Country who specialise in providing complete low carbon, cutting edge designs to the built environment. After a period of continued success in the UK and due to the award of several multi million pound projects in the Cambridgeshire and surrounding areas they are looking for an Associate Design Engineer to build/manage a team in their Cambridge office. The position will lead the MEP design of multiple projects which include residential, commercial, retail and mixed used developments. Our client will look at Associate Design Engineers who are either mechanical or electrical biased.

Main Duties

* Oversee a number of projects at a time
* Set out a resource plan for all your projects
* Assign tasks to internal team members and quality assure project work and practices
* Quality and technical reviews of information issued
* Set monthly sales targets for your projects and map out a plan of delivery
* Ensuring engineering designs are in accordance with the client's brief and project requirements
* Maintain client relationships
* Maintain good technical knowledge of the industry and relevant standards
* Responsible as a direct line manager to Junior Engineers whilst taking a proactive part in their development.
* Reporting to the Director on long term resourcing, strategic suggestions for the team.

Key Skills & Experience

* Minimum of 8 years professional experience as a Mechanical or Electrical Design Engineer
* Chartered with a relevant engineering body such as Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) or the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET)
* Degree Educated in an Mechanical OR Electrical Engineering related discipline
* Demonstrate from experience, the delivery of projects from inception through to completion
* Able to manage an internal multi discipline design on projects successfully.
* Capable, through experience of managing multiple projects at a time
* Possesses good commercial awareness.
* Ability to generate leads from existing and new relationships
* Show knowledge and interest in low carbon design and innovation.
* Demonstrate ability to mentor, nurture and lead junior members of the team.

Job roles like this one don't come up very often, so it shouldn't be overlooked. If you have over eight years experience working for a consultancy or contractor in the UK and you want the opportunity for career progression - this is it. This consultancy are always looking for new technology and new design ideas to enhance their reputation in the industry so if you are interested in working for a forward thinking modern consultancy then this is the role for you.. Don't waste time in a role where you don't feel fully satisfied, its time to take a risk and get a new role where the projects are exciting, the opportunities are massive, and the job is unique.

The salary on offer is hugely flexible based on the right person, so apply now and get in touch for more details.