• Senior Electrical Engineer

    - Horsham

    to £60,000 per annum + benefits

    You will take a leading role in multiple projects with the design and production of information relating to electrical building services installation in a range of project types. You will represent the business on-site and at client meetings, and prepare high-quality information including technical specifications, designs, schematics, equipment schedules, and survey reports. You will deliver projects across a wide range of sectors including heritage, healthcare, education, and social housing, as well as bespoke residential developments and places of worship, mainly located across Southeast England. In order to fulfill this role, you need to have a good working knowledge of various types of electrical installations, an understanding of Building Regulations and relevant British Standards and related guidance, and a keen interest in buildings, energy, and creating high-quality working and living environments. Qualifications: • A minimum of HNC/HND in Building Services Engineering or a directly related discipline. • A minimum of five years post-qualification experience. • Current registration with the Engineering Council UK. • Current membership of at least one relevant professional institution. • Current full UK driving license and the use of a vehicle for business. Competence: • Preparing design drawings using AutoCAD 2022. • Undertaking electrical design calculations using Trimble Pro-design. • Carrying out lighting design calculations using Relux or Dialux. • The use of Microsoft 365, including SharePoint, OneDrive, Word, Excel, Outlook and Teams. Experience: • Ability to assist our clients with the development of a brief defining design requirements and follow up with managing client expectations from inception to completion of each project. • Sufficient experience to quickly develop realistic conceptual designs, schematics, and detailed designs in order to assist fellow professionals with shaping the building design at an early stage. • You should be able to produce substantiation calculations to demonstrate that designs will perform as required. • A good understanding of the practicalities of the installation of electrical building services systems. • An awareness and understanding of the purpose and principles of a range of mechanical building services systems. • Proactive approach to communicating with other technicians and engineers within the practice to produce carefully considered and well-coordinated engineering design drawings and written specifications. • On a daily basis, provide support and advice to staff, deal with client-related issues and provide professional services as required. • Thorough understanding and working knowledge of current legislative requirements and design standard standards influencing electrical services design, especially BS7671 and related guidance. • Actively participate in our QA process through peer review and checking the work undertaken by junior members of the team, providing constructive feedback on improving the quality of their work and supporting them to broaden their knowledge and develop their understanding. • Understanding and awareness of RIBA Plan of Work. • Manage projects against time, cost, and quality requirements. Character: • A bright and enthusiastic outlook and positive attitude. • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. • Well-developed proactive interpersonal skills which suit a client-facing role. • The desire to work as an important and valued part of a close-knit team.

  • Associate Director

    - West Midlands

    to £75,000 per annum + benefits

    Client: Building Services engineering consultancy offering a wide array of strategic and technical skills and services. These range from building digital twins to traditional mechanical, electrical, and public health (MEP) advice and design. This unique combination helps asset owners and managers move from simply setting sustainability targets to achieving real, net-zero outcomes. They are an innovative and forward-thinking company involved in unique software development and research partnerships with local universities. Role: Seeking to recruit an ambitious and talented individual to help the directors lead on the next phase of rapid growth as a company. The Associate Director will take an active role in developing the business and services, managing and prioritising client requirements as well as lead and develop a small but rapidly growing team of digital engineering and sustainability consultants. A key remit of the job will be to ensure that all IES modelling outputs are accurate and to the highest standards. The successful applicant will also be able to balance the legislative requirements with the innovative thinking required to meet and beat the net zero carbon challenge in existing buildings. The role will also require experience and knowledge of ApacheHVAC, an understanding of how buildings really operate and experience in delivering BREEAM credits. They are a delivery partner for NABERS UK and the successful applicant will take a key role in shaping their service offer in relation to this new rating system and how it interacts with EPC requirements. Their conceptual designs are highly likely to be implemented in the assets they support which makes this a unique and exciting opportunity to see projects through from concept to full operation and to play a key role in the drive to achieve real net-zero. Responsibilities:

    • Use their initiative with minimal supervision
    • Accurately interpret client instructions and be confident in multi-stakeholder discussions
    • Manage multiple projects and deadlines in a proactive and coordinated manner ensuring deadlines are met and any crises are dealt with calmly and decisively.
    • Supervise and manage a high-performing team; helping them develop their skills.
    • Identify and lead on business development opportunities.
    • Issue clear and concise client-facing reports and technical documents.
    Essential skills:
    • A degree in engineering or the sciences (BEng or BSc)
    • Three years' experience in IES VE
    • CIBSE Level 5 (EPC/BRUKL) accreditation
    • Awareness of NABERS UK
    • Experience of producing some or all of the following:
    1. BREEAM technical credits (ENE, HEA04 etc.)
    2. BRUKL reports and energy strategies
    3. NZC/Energy audits
    4. Life Cycle Cost (LCC) planning
    5. Life Cycle Assessment calculations
    Desirable skills:
    • MCIBSE
    • MEI Chartered Energy Manager
    • CEng or IEng
    • IES VE Apache HVAC
    • ESOS Lead Assessor
    • BREEAM Assessor
    Benefits: The successful candidate will have the opportunity to play a key role in the development of a fast growing and innovative company that values high-quality outputs and works with blue-chip clients such as Abrdn, Fidelity International and JLL. They will also be able to push the boundaries of where engineering consultancy ends and sustainability consultancy begins as we enter an exciting and important decade for the sustainable operation and management of portfolios of existing buildings.
    • CPD, internal and external training, supported professional and career development
    • 25 days annual leave per year plus public holiday entitlement
    • Pension scheme and health care after the qualifying period
    • Discretionary bonus
    • Salary commensurate with experience
    • Flexible working
    • Headquarters in a beautiful regional area of economic growth with affordable house prices and a relaxed lifestyle perfect for anyone wishing to escape the city.

  • Senior Mechanical Engineer

    - Salford

    £38 per hour (Inside ir35)

    Leading global professional services PLC company. As their business grows and continues to develop, they are looking to reinforce the Building Services team with the appointment of an experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer in their Manchester office. This role will suit an experienced mechanical engineer who is looking to develop and progress in an environment where your efforts and talent are recognised. This is an exciting time for them, and they can offer the right individual the opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects with Blue-Chip Developers in a friendly and vibrant team. What you'll be doing: In this role you will produce detailed design calculations and sketches in accordance with the project requirements and as such a sound knowledge of technical engineering design relevant to the role is required - liaising with both Senior Engineers and Engineering Technicians regarding design and drawing as part of this dynamic team that believes in absolute delivery. Work will typically be undertaken in conjunction with a Mechanical Associate assisting in the survey, design, specification, and contract administration process of the projects. The work will be a mixture of survey, design work, office-based project administration, and site attendances.

    • Carrying out detailed Mechanical Building Services Design Engineering on new build and refurbishment construction projects.
    • Assist senior staff in feasibility studies, concept, and scheme design stages.
    • Attend design team meetings alongside other staff members.
    • Inspect and report on mechanical building services systems.
    • Undertake Mechanical design work consisting of surveys, design, drawings, and specifications for projects. Work in conjunction with other design team members as required as part of an overall project team. Ensure the design and maintenance of building systems meet legislative and health and safety requirements.
    • Utilise Building Services software for calculations.
    • Produce marked-up drawings for CAD by others or direct CAD design drawings for issue.
    • Select and specify products, equipment, and installation standards relating to Mechanical services suitable for the costing and installation by Contractors.
    • Attend project design meetings, technical meetings, value engineering workshops, and risk workshops as required by the project in conjunction with more senior staff.
    Who we're looking for: To be successful in this role you will most likely have a degree (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering and experience commensurate with the underpinning and knowledge requirements for Incorporated Engineer aligned to either IMechE or CIBSE requirements. Ability to design principle mechanical systems taken from a concept level of design through to detailed design (BSRIA BG6 Stage 4A) including:
    • Ventilation design
    • Chilled water
    • Comfort Cooling design
    • Domestic hot and cold water systems / Public Health
    • Heating systems
    • Above Ground drainage
    • HVAC control principles
    • Use of  Hevacomp / IES or equivalent
    • Ability to view and interpret drawings in AutoCAD
    • Understanding of Building Regulations Part L compliance associated with the systems above
    • Use of Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel

  • Mechanical Building Services Engineer

    - West Midlands

    to £55,000 per annum + benefits

    Client: Innovative, ambitious, and rapidly expanding technical asset management consultancy that specialises in making existing buildings sustainable. They help landlords and property managers map risk, plan for, and transition portfolios of buildings to net-zero carbon as cost-effectively as possible. They adopt a unique approach that combines building services engineering with dynamic simulation modelling, energy engineering, and their own bespoke data analysis software. They work with global investment funds and property companies and support the management of over 1 million m2 of predominantly commercial real estate assets and employ more than 20 staff. Their head office is in the West Midlands but many of the teamwork 100% remotely and are required to travel across the UK to visit buildings. Travel to head office including an overnight stay to attend team meetings is required once every two months. Role: As part of their continuing growth strategy and to help support the comprehensive range of services they provide for building owners they are looking to appoint a mechanically biased Building Services Design Engineer to their projects team. Responsibilities:

    •  The ability to conceptualise the best and most efficient way of detailing a design solution with due regard to ESG requirements and client aspirations
    • Assisting in the delivery of all aspects of M&E services refurbishment and new installation projects; working to a programme, budget, and specification to include commissioning and post-occupancy evaluation processes
    • Giving presentations and writing clear and concise reports which highlight the practical implications of design(s)
    • Promoting energy efficiency and other sustainability initiatives
    • Communicating and co-ordinating project works with architects, other engineers, contractors, building managers, tenants and other stakeholders
    • Managing teams of external consultants and contractors
    • Developing and maintaining management systems and procedures for project management tasks
    • Producing Mechanical & Electrical (M&E) designs and drawings using AutoCAD software
    • Designing the layout of mechanical and electrical distribution circuits.
    • Carrying out tests on systems and making changes to plans where necessary.
    • Monitoring the installation of services, witness testing and specifying maintenance requirements
    • Making sure that all building services meet health and safety (CDM) and environmental legislation requirements
    • Negotiating contracts with clients.
    Essential skills:
    • Engineering degree and a minimum of 3 years of engineering experience or a non-cognate graduate with a minimum of 3-5 years of engineering experience and recognised engineering accreditations (such as CIBSE LCC/LCEA etc.)
    • Membership of CIBSE, IMechE or IET
    • Strong mechanical engineering knowledge
    • AutoCAD M&E
    • An understanding of UK construction contracts and processes
    • An aspiration to deliver engineering excellence with a focus on sustainability within design.
    Desirable skills:
    • Working knowledge of electrical engineering and/or public health services
    • Understanding of BIM processes including REVIT, COBIE and IES dynamic simulation modelling.
    Benefits:
    • Clear career pathways and development plans with protected time to support professional membership applications, further education or acquiring new skills
    • Support for health and well-being including a health care plan, 12 days of paid leave for volunteering and supportive policies on mental health
    • Flexible working patterns
    • The opportunity to join a rapidly expanding and ambitious company that encourages and supports innovative thinking and finding new solutions to achieving net-zero carbon in existing, complex buildings
    • Become part of an agile and high-performing team that prides itself on delivering world-class outputs without the corporate office politics and bureaucracy
    • 25 days annual leave per year plus public holiday entitlement
    • Pension scheme
    • Discretionary bonus.

  • Senior Mechanical Engineer

    - City, EC3

    to £42 per hour (Outside ir35)

    Senior Mechanical Building Services Design Engineer required to join a multi-award winning consultancy in Central London (City). They provide design and project management across some of the most complex projects within the commercial sector and work with a number of high-profile clients and brands across the UK and Europe. They are looking for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with a Building Services background to join their busy team on a contract basis (outside ir35). As the Senior Mechanical Engineer, you will need 5 years + of consultancy design experience with extensive exposure to project delivery in the commercial fit-out and refurbishment sector. You must be fully proficient using Hevacomp & IES and should be able to demonstrate solid experience of HVAC design in buildings. The key requirements of this role include:

    • A Mechanical engineering or Building Services degree
    • Proven track record of delivering projects within set time frames
    • Experience of designing to British standards
    • Strong communication skills
    • Proven team player
     

  • Senior Electrical Engineer

    - City, EC3

    to £42 per hour (Outside ir35)

    Senior Electrical Building Services Design Engineer required to join a multi-award winning consultancy in Central London (City). They provide design and project management across some of the most complex projects within the commercial sector and work with a number of high-profile clients and brands across the UK and Europe. They are looking for a Senior Electrical Design Engineer with a Building Services background to join their busy team on a contract basis (outside ir35). As the Senior Electrical Engineer, you will need 5 years + consultancy design experience with extensive exposure to project delivery in the commercial fit-out and refurbishment sector. You must be fully proficient using Amtech & Dialux and should be able to demonstrate solid experience of lighting & power design in buildings. The key requirements of this role include:

    • Electrical engineering degree
    • Proven track record of delivering projects within set time frames
    • Experience of designing to British standards
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Enthusiastic and driven team player

  • Senior Electrical Engineer

    - London Bridge, SE1

    to £60,000 per annum + benefits

    Global MEP and technology systems consulting engineering firm providing engineering solutions for large-scale, complex, and faced paced projects worldwide. They place an emphasis on building and sustaining excellent client relationships with architects, developers, and owners through successful partnering.  Their long-term relationships with some of the world's most prestigious design firms are a testament to the success of their philosophy and provide opportunities for their employees to work on some of the most exciting and innovative projects globally.  They encourage and foster out-of-the-box, high-level thinking and employ cutting-edge strategies including state-of-the-art sustainable design techniques. Role: They are seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic, and suitably experienced, Senior Electrical Engineer for an exciting opportunity in their London office. This position requires the individual to work on a variety of projects within the sports/stadia, hospitality, education, commercial, healthcare, and residential sectors. You should be client-facing with the ability to motivate others and also work independently. You will work as part of a team, managing your own project work and design work to the required standards.

    • Manage projects from inception to completion
    • Produce electrical drawings from feasibility to technical design
    • Produce specifications, schedules, drawings, and any other contract documents developed through the RIBA work stages for review by Project team leaders
    • Provide supervision and support at all stages of the design process both internally and to the project team
    • Maintain, enhance, and apply both design and technical knowledge ensuring the production of high-quality drawings for review by senior team members
    • Prepare outline scheme reports/technical content of the design information
    • Produce electrical design calculations using Amtech (and other approved) software
    • Participate in the design progress and coordination meetings
    • Provide lead input to the design progress and coordination meetings
    • Provide support at all stages of the design process
    Requirements:
    • Good verbal and written communication skills
    • The confidence to effectively communicate with clients
    • Have knowledge of building electrical power and lighting systems
    • Excellent understanding of RIBA design process to enable the delivery of design stages
    • Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills
    • Demonstrated ability to manage timelines and budgets
    Qualifications and Experience
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or a related subject
    • Minimum of 3 years post-graduate experience
    • Proficiency in Autodesk, Revit, Hevacomp, and Amtech preferred
    • Experience in the design and coordination of power distribution, emergency power, lighting, security systems, and fire alarm design gained from relevant experience in different building project types
    • Knowledge of IET Wiring Regulations, Building Regulations, CIBSE guides, BSRIA guides and applications
    • Demonstrated technical abilities
    Full-time position with excellent salary and benefits including private healthcare, pension, and 2/3 wfh/office hybrid working arrangements.

  • Senior Mechanical Engineer

    - London Bridge, SE1

    to £60,000 per annum + benefits

    Global MEP and Technology systems consulting engineering firm providing engineering solutions for large-scale, complex, and fast-paced projects worldwide. They place an emphasis on building and sustaining excellent client relationships with architects, developers, and owners through successful partnering.  Their long-term relationships with some of the world's most prestigious design firms are a testament to the success of their philosophy and provide opportunities for their employees to work on some of the most exciting and innovative projects globally. They encourage and foster out-of-the-box, high-level thinking and employ cutting-edge strategies including state-of-the-art sustainable design techniques. Role: They are seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic, and suitably experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer for an opportunity in their London office. This position requires the individual to work on a variety of projects within the sports/stadia, hospitality, education, commercial, healthcare, and residential sectors. You should be client-facing with the ability to motivate others and also work independently. You will work as part of a team, managing your own project work and design work to the required standards.

    • Manage projects from inception to completion
    • Produce mechanical designs and drawings from feasibility to technical design
    • Produce mechanical specifications, schedules, drawings and any other contract documents developed through the RIBA work stages for review by project team leaders
    • Produce design calculations using IES / HEVACOMP / ANYSYS (and other approved software)
    • Have a lead input to the design progress and coordination meetings
    • Provide supervision and support at all stages of the design process both internally and to the project team
    Requirements:
    • Have detailed knowledge of building services systems
    • Possess strong written and verbal communication skills
    • The confidence to effectively communicate with clients
    • Excellent understanding of RIBA design process to enable delivery of design stages
    • Excellent proven organisational and interpersonal skills
    • The ability to manage timelines and budgets
    Qualifications and Experience:
    • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
    • Minimum of 3 years' post graduate experience
    • Proficiency in Autodesk, Revit, Hevacomp, and IES preferred
    • Experience in the design and co-ordination of building services, production of energy statements and development of sustainable design solutions
    • Detailed knowledge of Building Regulations, CIBSE guides, BREEAM, LEED, BSRIA guides and applications
    • Languages
    • Flexibility to travel
    • Demonstrated technical abilities
    This is a full-time position with excellent salary and benefits including private healthcare, pension, and 2/3 wfh/office hybrid working arrangements.

  • Senior Mechanical Engineer

    - Edinburgh

    to £38 per hour (Inside ir35)

    Leading global professional services PLC company. As their business grows and continues to develop, they are looking to reinforce the Building Services team with the appointment of an experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer in their Edinburgh office. This role will suit an experienced mechanical engineer who is looking to develop and progress in an environment where your efforts and talent are recognised. This is an exciting time for them, and they can offer the right individual the opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects with Blue-Chip Developers in a friendly and vibrant team. What you'll be doing: In this role you will produce detailed design calculations and sketches in accordance with the project requirements and as such a sound knowledge of technical engineering design relevant to the role is required - liaising with both Senior Engineers and Engineering Technicians regarding design and drawing as part of this dynamic team that believes in absolute delivery. Work will typically be undertaken in conjunction with a Mechanical Associate assisting in the survey, design, specification, and contract administration process of the projects. The work will be a mixture of survey, design work, office-based project administration, and site attendances.

    • Carrying out detailed Mechanical Building Services Design Engineering on new build and refurbishment construction projects.
    • Assist senior staff in feasibility studies, concept, and scheme design stages.
    • Attend design team meetings alongside other staff members.
    • Inspect and report on mechanical building services systems.
    • Undertake Mechanical design work consisting of surveys, design, drawings, and specifications for projects. Work in conjunction with other design team members as required as part of an overall project team. Ensure the design and maintenance of building systems meet legislative and health and safety requirements.
    • Utilise Building Services software for calculations.
    • Produce marked-up drawings for CAD by others or direct CAD design drawings for issue.
    • Select and specify products, equipment, and installation standards relating to Mechanical services suitable for the costing and installation by Contractors.
    • Attend project design meetings, technical meetings, value engineering workshops, and risk workshops as required by the project in conjunction with more senior staff.
    Who we're looking for: To be successful in this role you will most likely have a degree (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering and experience commensurate with the underpinning and knowledge requirements for Incorporated Engineer aligned to either IMechE or CIBSE requirements. Ability to design principle mechanical systems taken from a concept level of design through to detailed design (BSRIA BG6 Stage 4A) including:
    • Ventilation design
    • Chilled water
    • Comfort Cooling design
    • Domestic hot and cold water systems / Public Health
    • Heating systems
    • Above Ground drainage
    • HVAC control principles
    • Use of  Hevacomp / IES or equivalent
    • Ability to view and interpret drawings in AutoCAD
    • Understanding of Building Regulations Part L compliance associated with the systems above
    • Use of Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel

  • MEP CAD Technician

    - Wokingham

    £28,000 - £35,000 per annum + benefits

    This is a career-changing opportunity for an ambitious MEP CAD Technician / Coordinator to work with an innovative MEP Building Services design consultancy looking to strengthen its team in Berkshire. The company was established in 2002 and is an independent Mechanical & Electrical design consultancy that provides the full range of MEP Building Services. Boasting an impressive client list in the hospitality, commercial, finance, retail, and residential sectors, the company operates on projects across the UK, Ireland, & Mainland Europe. The Senior leadership is actively involved in day-to-day client delivery, and the entire team's professional and personable approach focuses on offering clients first-class solutions and bespoke services that exceed expectations and provide measurable benefits. You will be joining a first-class team of dedicated technical specialists that operate in a collaborative atmosphere working alongside the UK's leading architects, designers, and contractors. There is a great opportunity to progress your career within MEP CAD / Revit where you will be given exposure to challenging and rewarding work on a diverse range of projects. What you'll be doing:

    • Preparing CAD drawings from Engineer's sketches.
    • Preparing drawing packages ready for issue to clients and external parties.
    • Communicate with Engineers & other members of the CAD team.
    Essential
    • Experience in the latest version of AutoCAD (MEP).
    • A genuine interest in M&E draughting.
    • Ability to work within a team.
    They are offering an excellent development and training program and you will be mentored by senior members of the BIM team.