Mechanical Design Engineer

£35000 - £45000 per annum
19 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Tam Shahid
Contract Type
Full Time
Reporting to the Regional Design Manager, you will be responsible for the production and coordination of outline and detailed Design Deliverables on combined Process / Mechanical / Electrical schemes, predominately in the water industry and providing a overall design package to the Project Manager.

The main duties include the responsibility for the following:

* Ascertaining Clients requirements either through reference to their specification documents or more likely through visiting sites with their nominated personnel. A key requirement is the ability to determine the actual operational requirement and propose appropriate solutions.
* Working alongside the Design Manager/senior electrical designer and where applicable the Project Manager to ensure scheme designs are value engineered and adhere to client specifications whilst retaining appropriate levels of operational security and full compliance with all relevant Health, Safety and Environmental legislation.
* To promote innovation and challenge parties involved to ensure cost effectiveness in all design activities.
* To provide outline and detailed engineering from inception to completion of schemes utilising our design partners, individual knowledge, site installation and construction personnel.
* To closely coordinate design production between the in house design teams, external design companies, our suppliers and subcontractors and where applicable our clients designers.
* To ensure all design work is completed to agreed programmes, financial budgets and KPI’s.
* Liaison with client’s engineering staff or where applicable their design consultants to ensure designs are approved In accordance with the timescales stipulated within the contract.
* Attend internal and external design reviews and where applicable progress meetings.


* An industry applicable ONC/HNC/B.Eng or NVQ equivalent

* Experience and understanding of water and sewage treatment processes

* Commercial and contractual awareness

* Working knowledge of Microsoft packages

* Self motivation

* Be able to organise yourself and others workload

* Be proactive in your approach

* An excellent communicator

* A high level of diplomacy and customer focused

* Experience with AutoCAD software would be an advantage

Conversant with hydraulic calculations including but not limited to pipelines, pump duties.

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