Location: BATH
Salary: Negotiable
Reference : 18990


Mechanical Engineer / BIM Engineer/ Design Engineer (Water Treatment)


We have an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join an expanding team based in Somerset. Our client has a wealth of knowledge and experience providing expert services to the Water sector. Due to an increasing workload, they are seeking an enthusiastic candidate to join their skilled Water & Wastewater team.



Reporting to the Principle BIM Delivery Engineer and Strategic BIM Manager to ensure that the designs of projects are running to client requirements and are compliant with regulations.


Assists in or lead the delivery of the design documentation at both outline and detail design stages. This can include:


  • Pump calculations & selection.

  • Structural design of pipelines / concrete structures

  • Outline design details (including 3D block models Site Layouts / General Arrangements, Hydraulic Profile, P & ID, Process Flow Diagram).

  • Produce detailed design 3D Models, construction drawings and specifications, as built drawings / plans.

    Compliance with the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations, including design hazard identification, elimination / reduction and identification of remaining risks.

Produce designs in accordance with the design specification.

Ensure the integrity of the design through design calculations, awareness of modern construction techniques and cost effectiveness.

Understand and work to the project BIM requirements within the CDE.

Producing intelligent 3D models and constantly adding more value to the client by extracting information directly from the model, 2D drawings, Pipe Schedules, Setting out etc. 



You will preferably have a degree in Mechanical Engineering, or a similar construction related degree.

You will have relevant technical experience within a design / construction role, and also be familiar with current BIM processes. You will ideally have a strong working knowledge of multiple BIM software platforms & PAS 1192 and ISO 19650.

Mechanical or Electrical Design experience in the Water and Waste-water industry preferable but not essential.

Experience producing pump calculations, lifting and routing solutions, screening & chemical dosing.

Relevant electrical or mechanical qualifications.

Track record in M&E design and coordination including multidisciplinary projects and ideally experience within a BIM environment with an emphasis on large projects

Expert Technical proficiency in the use of at least one of the common industry CAD and BIM design software packages: eg Autodesk Revit, Navisworks, Plant 3D, Civils 3D.

Technical proficiency in at least one of the popular CDE systems: eg Autodesk BIM 360 Docs


To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK without visa restrictions.