Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Salary/Rate: £45,000 - £55,000

Location: Sale

Posted: 16th September 2021

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and creative Senior Mechanical Engineer with a strong technical background and proven track record of exceptional delivery to work on a variety of building services projects. 

  • Work underneath an Associate Director and above 3 mechanical engineers
  • Real opportunity to become a future Director
  • Focus on project engineering  and delivery rather than account management
  • Small company with strong financial and management team to enable you to focus on what you enjoy.

You will work closely with Clients to develop and nurture relationships that result in repeat business.

Working closely with the Managing Director, as a key member of the team, you will play an integral role in the development of the business moving forward.

Key Objectives 

• Take complete responsibility for all Mechanical Services Designs

• Developing relationships with Clients to foster and grow business

• Training/Mentoring of less experienced Mechanical Engineers

• Resource planning and management

• Supporting project and work winning bids

Principal Responsibilities and Accountabilities 

Run a project from start to finish including design team meetings, design production, administration and handover.

To undertake the planning and management of staff in the production of calculations, production of drawings, specifications and reports, site surveys, construction stage duties, client liaison, liaison with members of design/construction teams, project management, costing and any other relevant duty required to comply with the project brief.

To undertake Operational responsibility by :- 

• Relationship management of existing clients

• Ensuring an understanding of project briefs by the team

• Ensuring quality performance

• Working to time allocations

• Promoting co-operation with members of other teams

• Reviewing progress plus managing any anomalies and scope of duty revisions

• Updating forward plan of workload regularly

• Support and promote development and training

Qualifications and Training 

• You will ideally be degree qualified in Building Services or similar.

• A member of a Professional Institute such as CIBSE or IET (desired but not essential)

• MSc in an appropriate field (desired but not essential)

The Company

Our client specialises in the design of mechanical and electrical services within the built environment and operate throughout of the whole of the UK on all types of project, irrespective of size.

They offer a professional and friendly service to their clients in order to build a key client base providing repeat business within all sectors within the construction industry. Throughout all stages of the construction process, they offer bespoke services to suit their client’s needs.

They ensure that their designs are fully compliant with latest legislation, regulations, sustainable aspirations, BREEAM and Planning Requirements.


Job Reference: RS
Job ID: Richard tone
Job Type: Perm
Start Date: 2021-03-26
Contact Name: Jim Tozer
Telephone: 01706 232130