Mechanical Design Engineer -Hertfordshire - £35k

RGB London
St Albans
£30000 - £35000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


- Package negotiable to suit candidate, but in range of £30k to £35k
- Travel costs for business covered
- Mobile Phone
- Medical Aid
- Pension

The Company:

- The company is a medium sized building services consultancy based in Hertfordshire.
- They have been well established for the last 30+ years and employ circa 30 engineers.
- The company is very strong in leisure, education, commercial, retail and residential sectors of the market.
- The candidate will report directly to the Director.
- The candidate joins the company in the midst of exciting times, with a strong order book and growth opportunities.
- The candidate will be given the opportunity to manage their own projects, which will include managing a team of engineers, building physicist and technicians.
- The candidate will compete with other senior engineers for a recently vacated position of principal mechanical engineer.

Job Description:

The engineer will be required to deal with projects in the UK and continental Europe from concept/feasibility stage, through design and construction to commissioning and handover under the guidance of a director. Skills that will be developed include but are not limited to the following:

- HVAC design calculation in accordance with CIBSE guidelines in conjunction with building physicist
- Liaison with building physicist for thermal modelling input criteria and results
- Design and specification of renewable technologies
- Part L Compliance checking in conjunction with building physicist
- Detail development of concept designs to include equipment selection and specification etc
- Liaison with architects, clients, structural engineers and contractors
- Project Management
- Site inspections

Qualifications & Experience:

- British or European citizen or otherwise working rights in UK without the need for visa
- Degree in mechanical (building services) engineering
- Minimum 3 years experience working as mechanical (building services) design engineer in the UK
- Good design skills
- Working knowledge of building regulations, especially Parts G, F and L
- Working knowledge of British Standards
- CSCS qualified
- Schools or other naturally ventilated buildings (preferential but not essential)
- Leisure centres (preferential but not essential)
- NES specification writing (preferential but not essential)
- Familiarity with BREEAM, and implications for M&E design (preferential but not essential)
- Revit MEP (preferential but not essential)


- Reside locally to St Albans
- Own transport available + valid driver`s licence
- Permanent position

Please Contact Sean Hitchman on (Apply online only) / (url removed)