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Mechanical Engineer - DC/Mission Critical Sector London

RED is an expanding international M&E consultancy, with a proven track record in low energy design, focused on providing excellent design solutions to clients.

We now seek a fully experienced Mechanical Engineer to be based in our London office. You will have the ability to run medium sized projects, undertake a client facing role in the development, design and co-ordination of engineering projects.

Skills will include the delivery of European data centre and mission critical projects.  Other sector experience including healthcare labs and clean rooms would be desirable.  Experience will also include the coordination of engineering project services, with a proven track record in project management.

Your excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both with colleagues and clients, and experience working on innovative projects with leading client organisations, and contractors will equip you to take a future pro-active role in forging client relationships of our sector portfolio.

You will possess good commercial awareness, in addition to having robust technical knowledge relevant to building services design, and capable of incorporating those technologies into the data centre sector.  The position will ideally suit someone who is currently working in either consultancy or mission critical systems and is prepared to work ‘hands on’.

The ideal candidate will be a Chartered Engineer or working towards, educated to degree level in Building Services Engineering or equivalent with a minimum of five years industry experience. 

Role Responsibilities

  • Develops and specifies applications of controls, instruments, and operating systems for all building engineering services purposes
  • Surveys tests and reports on existing mechanical installations
  • Specifies activities to ensure that manufacturing, construction, installation, and operational testing confirm to functional specifications and customer requirements
  • Day to day decision making on project progress, direct liaison with and provides advice to client
  • Represents Company at technical meetings with customers, professional teams and contractors teams
  • Carries out engineering calculations to ensure drawings meet required robust industry and legal standards
  • Responsible for  technical content and accuracy of Trainee, Graduates and Engineers
  • Validation and checking of designs and specifications

 

Role Requirements

You will need to possess the following professional and technical expertise:

  • BEng, MSc, and  have sufficient experience
  • MCIBSE/MIEE or HNC/HND + appropriate experience or equivalent
  • Competent in specification design/drawing for several building types
  • Sound knowledge of key Health and Safety issues and legislation
  • Knowledge of MS Office applications – word, excel, etc.
  • Ability to use IT based calculation and spreadsheet software
  • Thorough understanding of British and European Standards/Regulations and Codes
  • Ability to prioritise own workload
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Managerial skills 
  • Act in an ethical manner and follows the principles of the Ethics Charter and Ethics in Practice Guidelines

 

Benefits

Salary commensurate with experience.  
Our people work in friendly teams with a collaborative approach and mentoring support from talented leaders. 
We offer a comprehensive benefits package and are an equal opportunities employer.
The role will ideally suit UK nationals are we are unable to offer sponsorship at the present time.

 

Location: London

Region: Europe

Salary: Competitive

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