Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Job, Essex

Job Summary

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Job, Essex

A well-established design and build contractor has an immediate requirement for their Essex office. They are looking for an experienced design engineer who will ensure technical compliance and enhance overall service and remain competitive through correct product selection as well as continuing to maintain high installation standards. Ensuring that design projects are delivered to specification and comply with industry regulations and legislation.

  • Essex, EnglandJob location
  • £55000 - £65000 per annumEstimated job salary
  • Permanent (Full-Time)Employment type
Job Description

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Job, Essex

A well-established design and build contractor has an immediate requirement for their Essex office. They are looking for an experienced design engineer who will ensure technical compliance and enhance overall service and remain competitive through correct product selection as well as continuing to maintain high installation standards. Ensuring that design projects are delivered to specification and comply with industry regulations and legislation.

Key Activities

  • Knowledge of RIBA stages.
  • Involvement in technical aspects of installation such as site inspections.
  • Working with Project manager to ensure installation complies to the design and specification.
  • Review the consultant design and calculations for design and build projects.
  • Advise estimating department on technical compliance and value engineering.
  • Attend client meetings on design and build projects.
  • Work with the buying department to ensure correct product supply and technical submissions to client.
  • Review new products coming to market.
  • Attend client pre-start meetings to demonstrate technical abilities and professional abilities.
  • Review and appraise quotations received, comment on comparison and compliance with specification and drawing requirements.
  • Ensure compliance with all Statutory and Regulatory obligations, make submissions to the Statutory Authorities and obtain approvals as necessary.
  • Ensure the Design Team is kept fully informed of all technical and other information necessary for the duration of the project.
  • Review all design information and ensure that all calculations are prepared and signed off in accordance with the requirements of the relevant Standards and Codes of Practice.
  • Represent the company at Client, Design Team and Progress meetings throughout the design and construction phases of projects.
  • Review commissioning reports and check the compliance to the design and specification.
  • Prepare record ‘As installed’ Drawings marked up and issued for CAD.
  • Undertake the control of all production aspects of the projects in the office.
  • Ability to work accurately, independently and efficiently, and to take ownership of projects.
  • Be an effective communicator and team worker.
  • Be proactive about self-development.
  • Ability to assist in the management of tasks for junior and trainee engineers.