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RG/5944

£70,000 - £85,000 + Benefits + 26 days of holiday + Hybrid work

Are you a creative, self-motivated, and forward-thinking Mechanical Design Engineer, looking for a
challenge? Looking for a company where you can grow and where you’re offered
support? Can you picture yourself working on projects ranging from F1 teams to
historical landmarks? If you’re nodding along, let’s explore this opportunity!

The Company

This company has strong roots, that weave back through decades of success
stories, that have created solid foundations for their future ambitions.
Established in 1946 as a surveying practice, this company is proud of their
heritage, built from a rich and interesting range of projects and experiences in all
aspects of property and construction around the world.

Their in-house family has grown too. Many of the 1,000+ people, working in 12
locations across the UK, have built their experience with this company over the
long-term, providing excellent continuity for clients.

The Position

This is an exciting opportunity for an Associate Mechanical Design Engineer to
join one of the biggest Multi-Discipline Consultants in the UK in their Reading
office. You will work on projects in the science and research, advanced
manufacturing, motorsport, education, defense, commercial and residential
sectors.

As the Associate Mechanical Design Engineer, you will be exposed to many
sectors and many cultures. Supporting the delivery of the project you will be
engaged with the complete design team, supporting the engineering choices and
direction to optimize benefits and value for money to the client and end users.

Roles and Responsibilities

Managing the resources of the team
Taking client briefs and generating fee proposals
Managing the fees on a project including raising invoices
Assisting in developing and growing the team by reviewing prospective
candidates and managing the interview process
Working as part of a design team delivering detailed design
Using specialist computer-aided design (CAD) and BIM (Revit) software and
other resources to design the systems required for the project
Designing site-specific equipment as required
Overseeing and supervising the installation of building systems and
specifying maintenance and operating procedures
Liaising closely with other professionals, including structural engineers,
architects, surveyors, and contractors of in-house and external project
teams
Attending a range of project group and technical meetings
Ensuring that the design and maintenance of building systems meets
legislative and health and safety requirements
Advising clients and architects on energy use and conservation in a range
of buildings and sites, aiming to minimize the environmental impact and
reduce the carbon footprint
Peer review of colleagues’ works

What they need from you

Experience with running projects from conception through to completion
including calculations, drawings, specifications, etc

Accredited Building Services degree or higher educational qualification
(HNC/HND)

REVIT skills

AutoCAD experience (experience with IES modeling and Revit would be an
advantage)

Post-degree qualification experience in Building Services or Mechanical
engineering, and ideally be working towards a Chartership

What’s in it for you? 

Their people are their business – their vision is to be ever-progressive, expanding
their expertise and nurturing talent through Quality, Innovation & Growth, to
achieve strategic outcomes:

Growth that fuels ideas and opportunity for all

Purposeful and meaningful work

Continual development and mentoring

Empowerment, inclusivity, and respect

Happiness and enjoyment

Openness, honesty, and integrity

Acting as one team

Your reward is focused on your total wellbeing, with a package to support all
aspects of life. In addition to your salary, you can expect:

A healthy holiday balance of 26 days, plus bank holidays & the ability to
buy/sell to suit you

3 days a year to give your time to others, volunteering for great causes

An inclusive wellbeing offer:

o Financial – Life Assurance, Pension Scheme (3% Employee, 6%
Employer), Income Protection, Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme, flexible
choice of Critical Illness Insurance

o Physical – Free Private Medical Insurance, Doctor at Hand Private
GP, Best Doctors, flexible choice of Dental Plan, Cycle to Work
Scheme, GymFlex & Healthcare Cash Plan

o Mental – Mental Health First Aiders

A flexible approach to hybrid working, to suit both of you

Tailored career development – focused on professional, personal, and/or
educational

The opportunity to learn and develop skills as part of a dynamic team
within a modern, high-quality quality, and wellbeing office space

When you join this company, you will be surrounded by mentors and support
network to help you embrace new challenges, grow, develop your skills and
experience to progress with your career – that’s the dream right there!

Do you believe in the importance of learning and development, all while
maintaining a friendly and supportive work-life balance?

Are you excited to grow and be a part of a company that encourages this
growth?

Keen on knowing more? Please contact Cheska.

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