Assistant Mechanical Engineer

Preston, Lancashire
£27394 to £31288 per year, Grade 8
12 Oct 2016
06 Nov 2016
Contract Type

Assistant Mechanical Engineer

  • £27394 to £31288 per year, Grade 8
  • Ref: LANCS06337

This is an exciting and challenging role for an enthusiastic and experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join a vibrant team working closely with our in house multi-disciplinary teams of Architects, Surveyors and Structural Engineers delivering a wide range of projects, including complete new schools and extensions, as well as major refurbishment and renewal of existing properties throughout Lancashire.

The post is a permanent full time role based at County Hall within the Design and Construction Service.

The post holder will carry out the design and management of mechanical building services for a range of new buildings, refurbishments and maintenance schemes. You will have experience of delivering technical projects from scheme inception to completion on site, including project management and contract administration of engineering schemes.

The post holder will need a thorough knowledge of current standards relating to Mechanical Engineering Design including a thorough understanding of health and safety requirements.

The post holder will require excellent communications skills and a customer focused approach to service delivery.

Most design is undertaken using computer aided design packages and the post holder will be expected to have familiarity with these systems.

This is an essential car user post. However, in certain circumstances consideration may be given to applicants who as a consequence of disability are unable to drive.

Other benefits include a local government pension scheme, a generous holiday entitlement and flexible working hours.

Apply online at our website by the “Apply” button on this page.

Closing Date: 06/11/2016

Some schools are excluded as commitment is on an individual basis.