Senior / Principal Mechanical Design Engineer

Plymouth, Devon
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


An excellent opportunity has arisen with an award-winning, global building services design consultancy, for a Senior / Principal Mechanical Design Engineer to join their office located in Plymouth.

Important - Previous consultancy experience - Proficiency in relevant software e.g. Hevacomp, IES.

As Senior / Principal Mechanical Design Engineer, you will be joining a highly-regarded international consultancy, with a great reputation in the building services industry.

In this role, the Senior / Principal Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for:

Being a leading figure in an established team of expert engineers and CAD technicians, and working closely with colleagues of various disciplines.
Preparing and overseeing detailed engineering designs using Hevacomp and IES.
Working across a variety of sectors such as Laboratories, Healthcare, Education, Defence, Residential etc.
Taking responsibility for the management of projects to achieve financial and time deadlines.
Attending and leading project and design meetings to ensure successful planning, allocation and coordination of work.

The ideal Senior / Principal Mechanical Design Engineer will have:

Excellent Technical knowledge in Mechanical Design Engineering
Thorough understanding of Building Services Engineering and interdisciplinary design through all stages of the design process
Ability to lead projects; manging your own resource and deadlines from concept through to completion
Good experience with AutoCAD
Ability to mentor graduates and engineers to develop the team
Team player with a can do attitude, willingness to help others and eager to learn
Must have a driving licence
REVIT experience ideal, not essential

The successful Senior / Principal Mechanical Design Engineer will receive a highly competitive salary, supported by an excellent benefits package and superb potential for progression. You can expect 25 days annual leave; private medical scheme; contributory pension scheme; exposure to a variety of sectors, disciplines, opportunities and clients; opportunity for onsite involvement; opportunities to work on International Projects and much more.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in, or if you would like to find out more about other Building Services roles, please contact Sam Derham on .

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