• Senior Mechanical Engineer

    London

    £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits

    I have an excellent opportunity for a skilled and experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer to join a multi-award-winning building services design consultancy who have locations across the UK. They are one of the industry leaders providing design, energy, project management and planning & regulations across some of the most exciting projects within residential/mixed-use, commercial and educational projects. They are looking for an experienced Mechanical Building Services engineer to join their busy team in London.

    The role will provide you with an opportunity to become an integral part of their successful MEP and Sustainability Team. You will be responsible for managing projects, influencing design and quality standards and mentoring and managing junior members of the team. You will assist in the day-to-day management of the MEP team including client management, invoicing, team resources, and business development.

    The role:

    • Representing the Practice at meetings with Clients and Contractors.
    • Take a leading role in the design team managing a wide range of residential boiler replacements, Term Maintenance Contracts and commercial fit out schemes.
    • Develop and present project design proposals to a client following the external brief and internal discussions so that client requirements are met, acting as either lead internal consultant or as member of a team.
    • Carrying out quality audits and pre/post inspection services.
    • Prepare, ready for tender, specifications, designs, drawings, equipment schedules and contract documentation.
    • Issue in conjunction with the client, contract documentation to tender, adjudicate and recommend appropriate contractor to meet project requirements.
    • Establish and agree clear responsibility as lead internal consultant for the project.
    • When acting as lead Consultant undertake all aspects of project management as defined by the client in his letter of appointment.
    • Contract administration duties associated with maintenance contracts for water hygiene, Communal Boilers, Booster Pumps, Renewables etc.
    • Undertake project surveys including site inspections, stock condition, refurbishment, and post-occupancy performance evaluations.
    • Site inspections to ensure that works are completed in accordance with the design and specification requirements/workmanship standards required. Overseeing of testing and commissioning and checking of record drawings/operating and maintenance manuals.

    Competencies:

    • Hold a BEng or BSc in Building Services or Mechanical Engineering.
    • Proven experience in a similar consultancy role.
    • Hold/working towards membership with relevant industry body (CIBSE, EI).

    If you feel you are suitable or would like more information, please get in touch.

  • Senior Electrical Engineer

    London

    £32 - £37 per hour

    I am currently recruiting on behalf of international multi-disciplinary design consultancy. They are looking to recruit a high calibre, experienced and appropriately qualified Senior Electrical Engineer for an ongoing contract to join and assist their busy electrical building services team in London.

    The Role;

    The Senior Electrical Engineer will play a key part in the Building Services Design team and will be involved in working closely with clients, other design team members in the design, management and delivery of projects.

    In addition, the ideal candidate will demonstrate a proven track record in working within the design of high end commercial and international projects.

    You will possess the ability to clearly communicate electrical design concepts to clients, contractors and other design team members, producing detailed calculations, proactively ensuring coordination of electrical systems with other disciplines and building structure, lighting and emergency design, and performance design associated with specialist services such as fire alarms and security.

    Responsibilities;

    You will focus on successful project delivery whilst managing a number of concurrent projects. The job holder will be required to attend design, programme and site meetings, and mentor junior engineers and apprentices.

    • Producing drawings and specifications.
    • Experience of working on a diverse range of design projects.
    • An expert in electrical and environmental design.
    • Enjoys working within a motivated team and is self-organised.
    • Able to communicate at all levels.
    • Competent and experienced in the design of all principal systems associated with electrical building services systems.
    • Has an understanding of issues in relation to mechanical & public health services.

    Please get I touch if you feel you would be suitable for the role.

  • Intermediate Electrical Engineer

    London

    £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits

    Join a leading multidisciplinary consultancy that provides mechanical and electrical engineering services to a wide range of clients and market sectors. It is an award-winning company that is large enough to provide stability and opportunity, but small enough to recognise its people as individuals.

    They are currently seeking an Intermediate Electrical Engineer with building services experience to join the existing MEP team that provides engineering support to a number of Blue-Chip International Brands.

    Experience within the commercial/industrial, retail, residential and education sectors are essential.

    The successful candidate will be responsible, under the leadership of the Associate Director/Senior Engineer, for the internal day-to-day management of small to medium scale projects and individual engineering task(s) for numerous schemes for client's cross sector.

    You will be fast tracked to a Senior engineer and be responsible for overseeing junior engineers.

    Building Services Experience required:

    • Low Voltage (LV) Distribution.
    • General and Emergency Lighting.
    • General LV Power.
    • Access Control, Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) and Intruder Alarms.
    • Fire Detection and Alarm.
    • Lightning and Surge Protection Systems.

    The role will involve:

    • Complete survey work and site inspections.
    • Undertake design calculations using various methods, from hand calculations to software-based modelling.
    • Prepare drawn information.
    • Write technical specifications.
    • Write technical reports.
    • Problem solve, initiate solutions typically identified by Senior Engineer.
    • Exhibit active project risk management.
    • Support the Senior Management Team with client relationship management on projects they are working on.
    • Take responsibility for their own professional and personal development.

    In order to be considered for this role you will have:

    • Minimum 3 years building services consultancy experience.
    • A degree qualification - Electrical or building services (Chartered or working towards). An HNC or HND with suitable design experience will also be considered.
    • Client interaction skills.
    • Software design ideally including Microsoft Office, Amtech and Dialux.
    • Knowledge of British standards, building regulations documents, etc.
    • Knowledge of HTMs would also be of benefit.
    • Professional membership (CIBSE, IET, IMechE).

    They are offering an internal mentoring and training program aimed at developing the individual as well as the "Engineer" with a view to progression to Chartered Engineer (CEng) status.

    Please get in touch if you feel you are suitable for the role.

  • Principal Public Health Engineer

    Croydon, London

    £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits

    A high-profile design consultancy with a reputation for delivering award winning and innovative projects are looking to expand their Croydon office with the recruitment of a Principal Public Health Design Engineer. With a very impressive portfolio of projects completed and a big order book of work they are well established as one of the top engineering companies in the UK. As a Principal Engineer you will be responsible for supporting and delivering designs for a range of project types and sizes. You will be client facing, technically well rounded and able to offer the benefit of your experience to more junior Public Engineers within the team. Responsible for meeting with clients, developing and producing reports, specifications and guidance or overseeing testing and commissioning activities, working closely as a team to ensure we achieve the best results. Qualifications:

    • Degree qualified or equivalent industry qualification and relevant experience is essential but not a necessity.
    • Fully conversant with British Standards, Building Regulations, CIBSE Guidelines and have a good understanding of sustainable design solutions such as grey and rainwater harvesting.
    • Hands on design of water services, above and below ground drainage and must be able to produce concept and detailed PH design drawings, diagrams, schematics specifications and schedules.
    • Experience in the design and delivery of medium to large scale projects in a variety of sectors would be beneficial.
    This is a great opportunity for anyone wishing to join a well-respected and forward-thinking consultancy. If you would like to apply for the position, please do contact me and I can help you with the application.

  • Principal Electrical Engineer

    London

    £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits

    In In this full time permanent position, you will be part of the Electrical team in the London office and reporting to the Electrical Section Manager. The role will cover various sectors including, but not limited to Commercial, Residential, Hotels, Retail, Mixed Use developments.

    As a Principal / Associate Electrical Engineer you will be responsible for:

    • Project Co-ordination
    • Lighting Designs utilising Dialux Software
    • Producing Electrical design calculations using Amtech Software
    • Take an active role in project meetings
    • Liaising with both internal and external design teams
    • Supervision of Junior staff
    • Compliance with company QA system
    • Take an active role in marketing and work winning activities

    About You:

    To be successful in this role you...

    • Will have at least 7-10 years engineering experience in the field of Electrical Building Services
    • A recognised electrical engineering qualification

    Ideally you will have...

    • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with staff at all levels including a proven ability to communicate with technical staff across multiple disciplines
    • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with clients
    • Highly developed verbal communication skills
    • Excellent interpersonal skills
    • The ability to exercise substantial initiative and high level judgement and to work independently to meet objectives
    • Well-developed problem solving skills

    You will be...

    • Able to deliver projects with tight timelines to a fixed budget
    • Able to Consistently produce accurate work without errors
    • Results driven
    • Committed to building a positive team culture
    • Committed to excellence in engineering
    • Politically astute with team members and Clients
    • Dealing with Contractors

  • Environmental Engineer

    London

    £32000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits

    I have an exciting opportunity for an Environmental Designer to join a multi award-wining building services consultancy based in London. As a company they have an exciting portfolio which includes financial, pharmaceutical, hotels & resorts as well as some of the most innovative residential and mix development projects in the UK and overseas.

    They have led the push to a zero-carbon future - whether through the initiating the London Energy Transformation Initiative (LETI) or the recent publication of CIBSE TM65 Embodied carbon of building service.

    The nature of the role will require a high degree of adaptability and flexibility. The role requires endless curiosity - the currency in this business is new ideas and you will only be able to generate these if you stay on top of your continuing professional development within the workplace and outside.

    If you are results oriented, who enjoys challenging opportunities and has a positive attitude, this an amazing opportunity for you to join a dynamic, forward-thinking company with a great team environment and like-minded individuals.

    To effectively undertake the role, it is anticipated that day-to-day tasks will include:

    • Provide support to the Environmental Design + Sustainability team.
    • Work within Team environment and be able to instruct technicians and support staff in their work as it relates to the projects under the Engineer's control.
    • Undertake environmental analysis including: energy performance analysis, MEP systems simulation, compliance analysis against UK and international energy codes, daylight, sun/shade, glare, external microclimate, and CFD.
    • Knowledge and experience of ASHRAE 90.1 modelling, together with LEED Energy performance requirements, including Apache HVAC.
    • Simulation of heating and cooling loads for mechanical system design.
    • Knowledge and understanding of high-performance façade design.
    • Understanding of the principles and integration of PassivHaus design requirements.
    • Development of bespoke analysis methodologies to meet project requirements - could require existing software processes, or development of new tools.
    • Lead environmental design and energy focused projects, delegating and disseminating tasks to meet the project requirements.
    • Maintain and/or develop a broad understanding of general sustainability issues as they relate to the built environment including application of LEED, BREEAM, WELL, Fitwel and other international benchmarking systems.
    • Maintain knowledge of latest codes and regulations as they relate to environmental design.
    • Receive and execute instructions from Project Leads to be responsible and accountable for the completion of assigned projects and tasks with the required level of quality, on time and on budget, with minimum guidance and supervision.
    • Provide high-quality consultancy services, providing clear and applicable guidance and recommendations, allowing projects to realise their potential.

    Essential Skills & Experience

    • At least 3-5-year's experience in environmental design and sustainability in the built environment.
    • Hold a relevant degree in engineering/ architecture/ science and have experience in the built environment field.
    • Able to provide a deep understanding of sustainability and environmental design issues relevant to the built environment - at all scales of development.
    • Developing relationship building and client management skills.
    • Experience of delivering high-quality technical reports.
    • Knowledge and experience of dynamic modelling for compliance and operational energy analysis.
    • Knowledge and experience in the application of energy modelling software (IES, Energy+, TAS), environmental design tools (Grasshopper for Rhino, Ladybug, Honeybee, Radiance, THERM etc), and scripting tools such as Perl/ Python.
    • Excellent attention to detail and high standard of written English.
    • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams etc.

    If you feel you are suitable for the position, please get in touch.

  • BIM Manager

    London

    £70000 - £75000 per annum

    ROLE OVERVIEW

    The BIM Technical Manager role entails taking ownership of production of our BIM models (and also all 2D and 3D drawings) to ensure that they are delivered to a consistently high quality across all projects and in accordance with agreed programmes. The BIM Technical Manager will also drive the organisation's transition to BIM with the ultimate goal that the workstreams of the MEP engineers and BIM Technicians is seamless.

    To achieve this all engineers will need to be fully conversant in Revit and all supporting software, in order to deliver coordinated BIM models (and also 3D drawings) from inception to completion of future projects.

    The BIM/CAD Manager is required to identify, influence and implement change, as well as keeping abreast of developments within the industry.

    DETAILED RESPONSIBILITIES

    Management

    • Organise and manage regular weekly meetings with BIM/CAD staff and team leaders to determine current and foreseen workload and utilisation.
    • Report on the company's current and projected status regarding BIM implementation.
    • Create upgrade and deployment strategies for the BIM implementation including advising on current workflow, strategies, budgets, projects, staffing, etc in terms of design teams and project requirements.
    • Create a plan for implementation.
    • Demonstrate the company's BIM success by evaluating goals that were established in the earlier phases.
    • Set targets and monitor workload against deliverables.
    • Report any feedback or issues concerning either projects or team to the directors.

    Training and HR Management

    • Undertake internal training of staff or advise on requirements for Revit fundamental and Intermediate training.
    • Manage and lead internal CPD Revit training sessions.
    • Provide technical orientation to new employees in respect of Revit/BIM tools.
    • Write a competency test for new employees to test skills in BIM/Revit.
    • Maintain high level of competency in the most up-to-date software by ensuring regular use and training.
    • Ensure effective performance management standards are maintained within the CAD/BIM team and deal with poor performance (where it arises).
    • Undertake staff appraisals.
    • Manage the department recruitment process.
    • Promote team morale and encourage cooperation, collaboration and team working.
    • In conjunction with Directors, help retain high quality staff.

    Standards

    • Take responsibility for the integration of BIM (and CAD) standards development, implementation and enforcement.
    • Advise on the creation and maintenance of the BIM (and CAD) software template files to assure standards.
    • Assist in developing and enforcing BIM documentation and workflow process standards.
    • Utilise a good level of oral and written communication (excellent report writing skills, in particular) setting the highest standards of communication both internally and externally.
    • Ensure compliance with Mecserve's Quality Assurance procedures, completeness and adherence to company standards of all drawings produced.

    Financial

    • Ensure commercial awareness of the BIM &CAD deliverables on all projects and regularly review the position and report to the Project Director.
    • Provide continued feedback on time and money spent on projects, ultimately providing costing guidelines for future likeminded projects so that fees can be accurate.
    • Maintain required level of utilisation and complete timesheet on a weekly basis.

    Project Interface - BIM Project Management

    • Assess the needs of clients and users and agreeing the project brief.
    • Support project standards coordination with staff and clients.
    • Manage the process of creating Revit families in response to project need.
    • Assist in the resolution of BIM design issues providing a co-ordination role.
    • Utilise experience in BIM methods and procedures and responding to EIRs, authoring or contributing to BIM Execution Plans and setting up delivery mechanisms to meet the clients BIM requirements.
    • Keep project documentation up-to-date and comply with file management protocols.

    Hardware and Software Management

    • Manage, in conjunction with our IT support team, the hardware and software needs of the team including preparing planned replacement schedules, budgets etc.
    • Evaluate new software and hardware and report on its suitability.

    Health & Safety

    • Report all accidents/incidents or near misses.
    • Ensure adherence to all H&S requirements at all times.
    • Review and action where necessary findings provided by any member of the team internal or external under your direction during their review of accidents/incidents/near misses.
    • Provide management with health and safety information as and when required.

  • Junior Electrical Engineer

    Buckinghamshire

    £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits

    Join a leading independent MEP design consultancy who has over 40 years' experience and has delivered on more than 4,000 successful projects and have been associated with hundreds of Clients across various sectors.

    They provide high quality comprehensive Mechanical, Electrical, Public Health, and Environmental engineering solutions to the broad range of projects we work on. From large new build, renovations and fit-outs to bespoke environmental designs that result in more efficient buildings in all sectors including commercial, education, residential and health care.

    They are looking to add to their existing team a Junior Electrical Design Engineer join join their busy MEP design team.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Electrical services design including but not limited to LV design including cable sizing, Lighting and lighting controls, Emergency lighting, Fire alarms, Security systems, Lightning
    • Preparation and development of concept, feasibility and detailed design proposals, which include specifications, drawings, calculations.
    • Ability to use DIALux lighting and Amtech electrical software.
    • Fully proficient in AutoCAD 2D with either some knowledge of the use of Revit or the desire to learn.
    • MS Office skills, particularly Word and Excel.
    • Good communication skills required and be able to accompany colleagues to meetings with clients, other professional design team members and contractors.
    • Strong technical expertise within electrical building services design, gained working within the UK building services industry for either a consultancy or contractor.
    • Knowledge of UK design legislation and guidance.

    Knowledge & Experience required:

    • 2-3 years' Electrical services design experience.
    • DIALux and Amtech software knowledge.
    • HNC/HND level in building services or electrical engineering or degree equivalent.
    • Full UK drivers licence.
    • High standard of written and verbal English.
    • Able to handle several ongoing projects at various stage.

    Please get in touch if you feel you are suitable for the role

  • Intermediate Mechanical Engineer

    Buckinghamshire

    £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits

    Join a leading independent MEP design consultancy who has over 40 years' experience and has delivered on more than 4,000 successful projects and have been associated with hundreds of Clients across various sectors.

    They provide high quality comprehensive Mechanical, Electrical, Public Health, and Environmental engineering solutions to the broad range of projects we work on. From large new build, renovations and fit-outs to bespoke environmental designs that result in more efficient buildings in all sectors including commercial, education, residential and health care.

    They are looking to add to an Intermediate Mechanical Design Engineer to join their busy MEP design team.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Mechanical services design including but not limited to heating, cooling, ventilation, hot and cold-water systems and above ground drainage.
    • Preparation and development of concept, feasibility and detailed design proposals, which include specifications, drawings, calculations.
    • Thermal modelling and energy calculations using one of the following, IES or TAS.
    • Fully proficient in AutoCAD 2D with either some knowledge of the use of Revit or the desire to learn.
    • MS Office skills, particularly Word and Excel.
    • Good communication skills required and be able to accompany colleagues to meetings with clients, other professional design team members and contractors.
    • Strong technical expertise within mechanical building services design, gained working within the UK building services industry for either a consultancy or contractor.
    • Knowledge of UK design legislation and guidance.

    Knowledge & Experience required:

    • 5 years minimum Mechanical services design experience.
    • IES or TAS software knowledge.
    • HNC/HND level in building services or Mechanical engineering or degree equivalent.
    • Full UK drivers' licence.
    • High standard of written and verbal English.
    • Able to handle several ongoing projects at various stage.

    Please get in touch if you feel you are suitable for the role.

  • Public Health Engineer

    Buckinghamshire

    £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits

    Join a leading independent MEP design consultancy who has over 40 years' experience and has delivered on more than 4,000 successful projects and have been associated with hundreds of Clients across various sectors.

    They provide high quality comprehensive Mechanical, Electrical, Public Health, and Environmental engineering solutions to the broad range of projects we work on. From large new build, renovations and fit-outs to bespoke environmental designs that result in more efficient buildings in all sectors including commercial, education, residential and health care.

    They are looking to add to a Public Health Engineer to join their busy MEP design team.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Public Health design including but not limited to sanitary plumbing systems, hot and cold domestic water design, below ground drainage systems, surface water drainage systems, septic tank installations, basement membrane drainage systems, pumped drainage installations.
    • Preparation and development of concept, feasibility and detailed design proposals, which include specifications, drawings, calculations.
    • Fully proficient in AutoCAD 2D with either some knowledge of the use of Revit or the desire to learn.
    • MS Office skills, particularly Word and Excel.
    • Good communication skills required and be able to attend meetings with clients, other professional design team members and contractors.
    • Strong technical expertise within mechanical building services design, gained working within the UK building services industry for either a consultancy or contractor.
    • Knowledge of UK design legislation and guidance.

    Knowledge & Experience required:

    • 5 years minimum Public Health services design experience.
    • Full UK drivers' licence.
    • High standard of written and verbal English.
    • Able to handle several ongoing projects at various stage.

    Please get in touch if you feel you are suitable for the role.