£42,000 - £55,000 + Benefits + WFH 2-3 days per week + Flexi
Are you excited about taking the lead on diverse projects and contributing to the
growth of a consultancy with a track record of success? Do you have the
motivation to climb the career ladder, and reach Principal level, and do you
appreciate a workplace that values promoting talent from within? If you’re
looking for a new opportunity, keep reading, this may be for you!
They are a leading multidisciplinary engineering consultancy, renowned for its
innovative solutions in the built environment. With a rich history dating back to
1862, the company has evolved into a global player with a commitment to
sustainability and cutting-edge design.
Specializing in mechanical, electrical, and environmental engineering, this
company collaborates with architects and clients to deliver state-of-the-art
solutions for a diverse range of projects, from commercial and residential
buildings to cultural institutions and infrastructure developments. Their expertise
lies in creating efficient, sustainable, and future-ready spaces that enhance the
quality of life and contribute to the advancement of the built environment.
They are problem solvers who care how a space makes you feel when you step
inside – who bring buildings to life. They overcome every challenge with
ingenuity, determination, and pride.
They take personal responsibility to achieve a shared vision, combining strong
relationships with technical excellence. When they embark on a project journey,
they are making a commitment to the client and to each other.
We have an exciting opportunity for a progressive Senior or Principal Mechanical
Engineer to join our firm. This opportunity is currently available in our Glasgow or
As a Senior or Principal Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting and
delivering designs and managing a range of project types and sizes. You will work
within a multidisciplinary team of engineers and support staff delivering a
consistent high-quality service for clients, ensuring that repeat and new business
opportunities are developed, and profitability is achieved.
Why Work For Them?
You will collaborate with the industry’s best, working with a wide range of
You will be part of progressive and exciting projects, able to experience
innovative schemes across all sectors.
You will advance your career, your way, thanks to their structured Career
What You’ll Be Doing
You will be working on a varied portfolio of projects both in the UK and
internationally across a varied portfolio of projects across key sectors.
Designing mechanical engineering systems at the highest level using the
latest software design packages. Competency in AutoCAD and ideally
experience with REVIT.
You will have the opportunity to lead mechanical services design on large
projects and take the overall lead on small to medium-sized projects
within the office.
Projects span a cross-section of sectors including Education, Science and
Research, Healthcare, Leisure, Residential, Commercial, Defence and high-
end mixed-use developments.
You will lead the development of initial strategic concepts for projects
ensuring solutions are appropriate for the brief and regulatory standards.
Take responsibility for solid technical delivery in your work either alone or
as part of a team.
Engage with junior support staff in their day-to-day activities and offer
advice and guidance to ensure that they develop their skills and get
the best out of their people.
You will be financially astute and work with the project leader to help
monitor fee expenditure, resources, and work delivered.
Looking at new ways of working and taking time out for innovation and
research ensuring they keep abreast of the company’s competitors.
Creating and maintaining a high reputation within the industry and
ensuring adherence to QM and risk control procedures is also a very
important part of the role.
What Are They Looking For:
Excellent technical knowledge in Mechanical Design Engineering
Thorough understanding of Building Services Engineering and
interdisciplinary design through all stages of the design process
Previous consultancy experience: You will appreciate the importance of
complementary specialisms such as acoustics, fire engineering and
computer modeling in the design of buildings.
Autonomous approach: able to lead small to medium-sized projects and
able to take a brief from the project lead on large projects and deliver &
control the tasks required.
Responsible for the quality of all outputs
Appreciation of client needs, with the ability to face clients.
Ability to identify when outsourcing is required e.g. design & CAD work
Understand and identify resource needs.
Mentor and supervise junior members of staff.
Ideally Chartered engineer or working towards.
Private medical scheme
25 days annual leave, increasing to 30 with a length of service
Contributory pension scheme
Employee Assistance Programme
Enhanced Paternity, Maternity & Shared Parental Leave
Season Ticket Loans
Professional membership subscription
9-day fortnight – the firm offers all employees the option to work a 9-day
Employee stock purchase plan – a voluntary program that allows eligible
employees to purchase common stock at a 15% discount
Holiday buy & sell up to 5 days
Cycle to work scheme
Employee Referral Scheme
Other flexible benefits include gym and retail discounts, travel & dental
insurance and GAYE (Give as you Earn)
Are you ready to bring your skills and passion to a team that values collaboration
Is it time for you to be part of a consultancy that’s not just growing in numbers
but also in the impact it makes on the industry.
Interested in knowing more? Please contact Alex.