Matchtech

Mechanical Engineer - Longbridge

Recruiter
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
21 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Ref
EMP393826
Contact
Tam Shahid
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The role will support Project Managers and Project Technical Leads by providing technical expertise to ensure that projects are delivered to cost, schedule, technical and quality standards to meet both client and the company’s expectations.

Job Description:- The role is for a Mechanical Engineer to provide technical expertise in the delivery of efficient technical solutions that will deliver improvements to water and wastewater assets. The work will include the mechanical input from feasibility through to construction and commissioning on a wide variety of projects.

• Liaise with Clients and Contractors to identify opportunities and develop business relationships.

* Provide the Mechanical input into asset surveys and plant condition assessments, feasibility studies, optioneering, whole life costing and conceptual design.
* Responsibility for detailed design, value engineering, specification and selection of process equipment, tender assessments, reports and recommendations.
* Produce project documentation including engineering specifications, data sheets, layout drawings etc
* Undertake site inspections, carry out feasibility reviews and work up proposals for the schemes.
* Produce the mechanical specifications and deliverables for schemes in accordance with current legislation and standards for the scheme requirements.
* Liase with Subcontractors and deal with technical queries.
* Undertake factory acceptance testing of mechanical plant.
* Undertake site testing and commissioning.
* Using appropriate software to provide advice, solutions and successful project outcomes for clients.
* Provide guidance and mentoring to less experienced members within the team.



Qualified:

* Degree qualified (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering or other relevant subject.
* Professionally qualified (Chartered Engineer or equivalent) and member of a relevant engineering institution i.e. IMechE
* Experience in water industry and preferably previous experience in mechanical design of water / wastewater treatment plants and water / wastewater networks.
* Ability to manage and develop projects from a brief.
* Knowledge and skills in the in the planning, specification, design procurement and commissioning of mechanical equipment for projects in the water, or process industries.
* Possess sound knowledge of current legislation and able to work in accordance with QA and H&S procedures.
* Computer literate with a good understanding of Microsoft Office.
* Ability to work well in a multi-disciplinary team and independently.
* Strong communication skills all levels with the client, suppliers, contractors and our design team – both written and oral.
* Good client service focus.
* Excellent organisational skills and able to multi-task.
* Must be able to plan and prioritise work load effectively.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK without any sponsorship requirements.