Mechanical Design Engineer

30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + Excellent company benefits
11 Jan 2019
08 Feb 2019
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Client is one of the UK's leading producers of retail structures, commercial glasshouses and associated equipment. As a business they offer complete turnkey solutions for both structural and M&E projects, working to bring innovation and advancements in design and technology. Whether it's complete construction, a part-build or renovation work, they provide a comprehensive design and build service for retail structures, specialist glasshouses for research applications, domestic glasshouses and bespoke engineering projects.

The company is enjoying huge success, with vertical farming expected to offer yet further growth opportunities, creating jobs and offering excellent career paths for existing and new members of staff. Essential to this growth will be recruitment, attracting talented individuals who can help facilitate the expansion of the business, with 2 HVAC Design Engineers viewed as key hires.

General duties will include: -

* Review HVAC enquiries with the M&E team and agree a concept design.

* Provide concept designs and costings and assist in tender preparation including specification writing.

* Designs will include sizing Chillers, AHU, Pipework, air flows etc.

* A good understanding of Psychrometric data

* Liaise with the controls division to agree a control philosophy

* Development of concept designs on successful projects.

* Assist in the preparation of bills of materials and timelines for delivery.

* Attend project meetings internally and with clients.

* Assist in the resolution of problems and issues on site as they occur.

* Prepare documentation for the Operation and Maintenance manual, obtaining copies of warranties, certificates and "as fitted" drawings as necessary.

* Support the customer post installation and answer queries.

* Attend M&E meetings, and others as required, to provide project and enquiries updates.

Applications are invited from experienced mechanical design engineers (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) with a strong building services background, able to provide accurate detailed design for a range of projects across the company's core sectors. In return for your time and hard work you can expect a competitive salary, a progressive and proactive environment to work in and your professional development fully supported