Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - London (Building)

  • Job Reference: 00023440-1
  • Date Posted: 16 October 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £70,000 to £90,000
  • Sector: Construction, Trades & Services, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer (Building)

Job Description: Senior Engineer

Employer: Consultancy

Location: London

Salary: Very negotiable – Based on Experience

Job Purpose

The Senior Mechanical Design engineer will lead the engineering design on projects. The role will mean working very closely with the current team including current senior and junior/Intermediate designers to contribute to the operational delivery of projects, management of client relationships and management of a team, developing your skills and having a view to taking on a full managerial role in due course.

The office will be in London. The company have current projects ranging across the United Kingdom, however very little travel will be required to these sites.

The likelihood is that working from home will be required until at least the end of the year, with an aim to get back into the office in 2021, Covid-19 dependant.

Working Relationships

Working closely with various fellow senior engineers – With the help of junior and intermediates engineers.

Other relationships in the role will include clients, other engineers, consultants, external clients and so on.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

· Manage engineering designs in line with client brief and/or other project requirements

• Review and provide feedback on designs produced by more junior staff

• Contribute to the day-to-day management and control of projects

• Provide training and coaching to more junior staff (when required), including acting as a mentor to support those pursuing membership of professional institutions

• Contribute to the preparation of submissions and fee bids

• Build and maintain strong relationships with clients

• Contribute to Practice-wide technical initiatives (such as the development of technical standards, software development, knowledge sharing etc)

Other Key Requirements

· Engineering qualification at Bachelor’s degree level (or Higher)

· Proven technical competence and experience

· Proven ability to work effectively as part of a team, and to lead and motivate others

· Experience in a previous similar role either for contractor or consultancy

· Proven ability to plan and programme your own work and that of others

· Demonstrate ability to delegate to others and provide appropriate and timely feedback

· Evidence of progress towards achieving recognition as a chartered professional

This is an immediate requirement for our client who has kept extremely busy throughout the pandemic winning various projects in the last 2 months resulting in them having an urgent requirement to fill this Senior Mechanical role.

There is scope to quickly move through the ranks with Associate/management roles in the near future should you perform the role well.

For more information or to discuss in confidence, please contact CSR on (phone number removed). Alternatively, to apply, click on the link below.

Crescent Specialist Recruitment (CSR) is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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