Mechanical Design Engineer

Barker Ross Recruitment Limited
31 Oct 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Mechanical design engineer - public sector - Derbyshire - schools experience essential - ASAP starts - ongoing to perm contracts available.


You will have the opportunity to work as a mechanical design engineer in a public sector environment - predominantly on schools projects. You will have the opportunity to develop your career as a mechanical design engineer for a forward thinking and moving local authority in the busy design department.

Job Role

You will be an experienced mechanical design engineer with specific public sector experience in the design, build and refurb on schools across the Derbyshire area. You will provide design from concept to completion in a cost effective manner, this will be in line with the councils capital and maintenance projects. Your key responsibility will be for the mechanical services and installation design.

You will have a good level of proficiency in the use of autocad and a familiarity of design code and master series. You will be responsible as a mechanical design engineer for producing design and writing specification for mechanical installations.

You will be responsible for ensuring the budgetary restraints are adhered to in line with the authorities financial policies. You will liaise with contractors and engineers to ensure effective communication is adhered and provide internal and external customers with reports surrounding feasibility.


As a mechanical design engineer you will have a minimum level of qualification at HND in an engineering discipline, ideally a degree level.

You will have:

  • A proven track record in delivering cost effective projects
  • Experience in multi discipline projects
  • An ability to proactively problem solve within design field
  • An ability to write concise and informative reports
  • Experience in contract preparation and documentation
  • A good knowledge around regulation
  • Autocad experience

You will have a fantastic opportunity to enhance your career in this post.

What to do next...

If you are interested in this role please contact Chris Richmond, Construction Business Manager at Barker Ross on *************

We manage roles across Construction management, facilities management, public sector and maintenance services ranging from Construction management, maintenance trades roles, surveying, facilities management and housing management and we are keen to speak to good candidates for permanent and temporary recruitment.

If this is not the ideal role for you but you are interested in roles of this type please do not hesitate to give me a call or email your CV to me.


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Recruitment only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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