SENIOR MECHANICAL ENGINEER

Location: CARDIFF
Salary: Negotiable
Reference : 18185
Permanent

Excellent new opportunity for an enthusiastic Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join a leading firm of consulting engineers, on a permanent basis in Cardiff. Our client provides a range of unique and flexible sustainable services to a range of sectors including commercial, residential, hotel and leisure. With projects based throughout the world they have a wealth of knowledge and experience working on major high-end projects and developments. This would be the perfect opportunity for candidates seeking a valuable career challenge working on exciting projects, in the Building Services Engineering team.

As the selected Senior Mechanical Engineer, you will have a number key roles and responsibilities:

  • Leading the design of the mechanical building systems including air conditioning, heating, natural and mechanical ventilation and building controls.
  • Leading the development of sustainable energy strategies for buildings, including communicating with relevant authorities to agree plans.
  • Liaise with the architect and other team members in the development of the building form to align with design principles.
  • Leading the spatial and technical coordination of the buildings services and their integration into building design.
  • Leading the production of drawings, reports and specifications and conducting thermal analysis using modelling software such as IES.
  • Supervise and coordinate the work of team members, including engineers of other disciplines.

Essential skills, experience and attributes:

  • Degree qualified in Mechanical or HVAC Engineering, ideally to Master's level.
  • Chartered Engineer status through an appropriate professional institution such as CIBSE.
  • Extensive experience of mechanical building design across a range of project scales and building types.
  • Knowledge of sustainable building design and regulations.
  • Experience of leading teams on multi-disciplinary projects.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Able to liaise with clients and develop relationships.
  • Good understanding of software including Excel, IES/TAS and Revit.
  • Excellent communications skills both written and verbal

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