Senior Building Services Engineer

Employer
Vertical Recruitment Limited
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
14 Jul 2022
Vertical Recruitment are working closely with a lading global engineering and environmental consultancy with 5,000 consultants and service providers. They operate in 125 countries, working across six continents. They are currently experiencing a growth in their Manchester office and have been awarded many new projects across their six sectors (Property, energy, transport, water, resources, defence and government services). To assist with this increased workload, they are recruiting many key players in their building services office, including a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer.

What you'll be doing

* In this role you will produce detailed design calculations and sketches in accordance with the project requirements and as such a sound knowledge of technical engineering design relevant to the role is required - liaising with both Senior Engineers and Engineering Technicians regarding design and drawing as part of this dynamic team that believes in absolute delivery.

* Carrying out detailed Mechanical Building Services Design Engineering on new build and refurbishment construction projects.

* Assist senior staff in feasibility studies, concept and scheme design stages

* Attend design team meetings alongside other staff members.

* Inspect and report on mechanical building services systems.

* Undertake Mechanical design work consisting of surveys, design, drawings and specifications for projects. Work in conjunction with other design team members as required as part of an overall project team. Ensure the design and maintenance of building systems meets legislative and health and safety requirements.

* Utilise Building Services software for calculations.

* Produce marked up drawings for CAD by others or direct CAD design drawings for issue.

* Select and specify products, equipment and installation standards relating to Mechanical services suitable for the costing and installation by Contractors.

* Attend project design meetings, technical meetings, value engineering workshops, and risk workshops as required by the project in conjunction with more senior staff.

Who we're looking for?

To be successful in this role you will most likely have a degree (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering and experience commensurate with the underpinning and knowledge requirements for Incorporated Engineer aligned to either IMechE or CIBSE requirements.

Ability to design principle mechanical systems taken from a concept level of design through to detailed design (BSRIA BG6 Stage 4A) including:

* Ventilation design

* Chilled water

* Comfort Cooling design

* Domestic hot and cold water systems / Public Health

* Heating systems

* Above Ground drainage

HVAC control principles

Use of Hevacomp / IES or equivalent

Ability to view and interpret drawings in AutoCAD.

Understanding of Building Regulations Part L compliance associated with the systems above.

Use of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel

What's in it for you?

* Our client is an accredited training provider - from entry level to master's degree level professional qualifications in leadership & management and executive coaching & mentoring, they support learning and development for everyone.

* A personal development plan and a transparent career pathway puts you in the driving seat of your career and you'll be supported as far as you want to go.

* They encourage and value different ideas, perspectives, and styles of thinking.

* Agile offices and hybrid working offered as standard

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