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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £40k - 70k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Building Services, Construction
  • Contact: Jarrod Holmes
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 641 7705
  • Expiry Date: 22 May 2024
  • Job Ref: 407025JHO

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Are you looking to develop your career in mechanical design for a market leading main contractor business? A company with an established track record and many awards/accolades to their name are looking to add to their team in Glasgow.

Located in Motherwell, our client have a welcoming and diverse team working on some of the most prestigious and innovative projects across the UK and around the world.

You will have previous experience running design projects with full Heating, Ventilation, hot & cold water services, Air-conditioning systems included.

The Benefits
·Competitive salary
·Flexible/Hybrid working
·33 days holiday
·Personal development plan and mentorship from a senior engineer
·Payment of professional membership bodies such as CIBSE
·Free onsite parking

The Role
·Take on the lead role in in HVAC Design, creating design deliverables
·Lead the ventilation & ductwork engineering discipline
·Create mechanical ventilation design deliverables for both low and high integrity ductwork systems
·Input to process, heat exchanger, treatment plant and prime mover specifications and design
·Review and check vendor documentation for mechanical compliance with project specifications
·Ensure design risks are considered and prepare design risk assessments. Communicating residual design risks to others
·Provide strong technical support and identify innovative and robust solutions
·Develop and maintain relationships with relevant technical consultants and suppliers
·Maintain personal expertise and knowledge to ensure that the business stream is at the forefront of the industry

Key Skillset Required:
·Proven prior experience working on mid-large scale construction and mechanical engineering projects in a ‘Senior Design Engineer - HVAC’ capacity
·Solid experience with HVAC Calculations, Modelling/Drawings
·Ideally any HEVACOMP / Open Buildings Designer, or similar (StabiCAD, MagiCAD, FineHVAC)
·Detailed knowledge of codes of practice and other regulatory material
·Competent in the use of 3-D solid modelling software such as solidworks/inventor.
·Able to perform calculations related to heating, ventilation and air conditioning and the fluid flow through such systems.
·Clear focus on collaboration and building relationships with other engineers and project teams to deliver cost effective and acceptable engineering solutions.
·Experience in a broad range of heavy industries such as petrochemical, power generation and nuclear.
·Experience and knowledge of PPMOF (Pre-Assembly, Pre-Fabrication Modularisation and Offsite) construction.