Vertical Transportation Engineer

Amida Ltd
£35000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a Vertical Transportation 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 consultancy based in the UK with offices also in Australia and who specialise in providing complete low carbon, cutting edge designs to the built environment. The practice is one of the leading names in the mission critical sector with some amazing projects in the Data Centre, Financial institutes, Pharmaceutical and banking sectors. They are currently recruiting for a Vertical Transportation Engineer to join their mission critical team and advise clients, end users and members of the Engineering team on a diverse portfolio of projects. So this is a role for someone adaptable, ambitious, hard working and trustworthy and ready for a fast paced building services consulting role that offers something unique and exciting as no two projects are the same.

Main Duties

* Act as leader on selected lift projects - responsible for the firm's overall involvement on the project and the administration of design interface between disciplines.
* As project leader, take the role of prime point of contact for out clients on site.
* Actively market our services through client contact and project involvement, including contacting and visiting potential clients.
* Participate in regular meetings to discuss client issues, proposals, new opportunities and marketing strategies.
* Assist in developing and maintaining technical standards and specifications through active participation in our global networks.
* Work closely with the global lift team to maximise consistency in specification and design
* Review quality of engineering work prepared by others to assist in maintaining technical excellence of our product.
* Design and documentation of Vertical Transportation Systems for projects including commercial, retail, hospital, pharmaceutical or industrial developments, telecommunication facilities, refurbishment or tenancy fit-outs.
* Review technical submissions by Contractors and Sub-Contractors against the specified requirements.
* Review the quality of construction against the specified requirements.
* Attend site meetings as appropriate and report on the status of the work and any items of concern.
* Undertake Construction Administration on projects.

Key Skills & Experience

* 5 years of lift design experience
* Skilled at using the Elevate software.
* Experience of leading vertical transportation engineering teams
* 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
* 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 five 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.