Job Title: Senior Mechanical & Senior Electrical Engineers
Contract Type: Permanent
Region: Kent
Location: Gravesend, Kent
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits Package + Flexible Working
REF: 6041_1626863979
Job Published: 2 weeks ago

Job Description

Reference: 6041
Job Title: Senior Mechanical & Electrical Engineers
Location: Gravesend, Kent
Salary: £45k + 55k + benefits
Hours: 37.5 hours per week Full Time flexible

We are recruiting for Senior Mechanical & Electrical Engineers reporting to Associate Director. For a medium sized Building Services consultancy in Kent. Salary range for a Senior Engineer is £45,000 – £55,000, we are also open to Intermediate Engineers with a salary range of £30,000- £38,000.


Using sound knowledge of Mechanical and/or Electrical Building Services to provide support and line management to the Mechanical/Electrical team to progress multiple projects producing schematics and engineering calculations within agreed timescales.

Business Operation and Development

  • To have future business development in mind at all times, maintain good relationship with all Industry contacts and promoting the business where opportunities arise.
  • Ensure that all projects remain in budget, monitor whether additional fees are appropriate and control team workload to meet the schedules
  • To actively assist management to maintain an effective business by raising potential threats and suggesting remedies to overcome


  • To actively review, in conjunction with the process owners, the design process
  • Produce schematics, elevations, details in AutoCAD which meet engineering directives, UK engineering standards, CDM regulations, and drawing and quality procedures
  • Provide and check engineering calculations as required
  • Support the team with project checking/reviews; resolving issues in order to maintain timeframes and quality compliance
  • Co-ordinate drawings/CAD with other disciplines, having an understanding of other engineering principles
  • Maintain a working knowledge of appropriate engineering and industry standards
  • Liaise concisely and professionally with external members of the design team and Clients on Technical subjects whether at client meetings, workshops, project review meetings
  • Respond accurately, concisely and correctly to Design Team and Contractor queries including RFIs, Tech Subs etc in line with WDA approved products


  • To work with the Team leader to provide line management and support to the Mechanical/Electrical team
  • To monitor the team and individual performance flagging issues to senior management or HR


  • Degree qualified Mechanical or Electrical Engineer with 5 years plus practical consultancy design experience in Mechanical or Electrical Building Services.
  • High level understanding of CAD
  • Working knowledge of UK design standards
  • Effective use of Microsoft Office
  • High level of professionalism at all times
  • Effective time management
  • Flexible and resilient ‘can do’ attitude
  • Team focussed
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ideally you will show a willingness and ability to travel to Client sites. Access to vehicle for business travel and Full UK driving licence would be desirable

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