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Senior Building Services Design Engineer

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £60k - 70k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Building Services, Construction
  • Contact: Jarrod Holmes
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 07 December 2023
  • Job Ref: 404828JHO

Senior Building Services Design Engineer

Are you a building services design engineer looking for that next step into a Senior role? Or are you an established lead engineer with hands on design skills looking to work on some of Manchester’s leading projects?

An established close-knit contracting business are looking for an in-house Design Engineer to help continue their structured development.

The right candidate will be used to help lead multi-million pound design projects from conception to handover from either a consultants or contractor prospective.

• £50,000 - £60,000
• Car Allowance
• 36 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays 
• Premium Pension Contributions
• Modern Offices
• Personal Health Insurance
• Death in Service

• Communicate with clients, advising on suitable technical solutions to client’s requirements, fees and timescales etc.
• Undertake site visits i.e. surveys and prepare reports
• Liaise with Architects, Structural Engineers, and external consultants/contractors
• Monitor design progress in accordance with the programme/deadline
• Check QA on design/project work to ensure compliance
• Share your knowledge and technical ability and advise accordingly to help progress the less experienced team members
• Produce design sketches
• Develop the design through all stages of the project – from planning to completion
• Produce specifications, schematics, calculations and drawings etc.

• Relevant Qualifications i.e. ONC/HNC/Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Building Services Engineering
• Ability to use cable/pipework sizing softwares
• Able to run design projects from enquiry through to handover
• Excellent communication skills, dealing with other employees and external clients.
• Ability to understand/produce detailed technical drawings.
• Confident and proactive approach