£68K - £84K + Benefits + 25 days of holiday + Hybrid work
Do you consider yourself a people person? Have you been in a leadership
position before or is this your first time? Are you ready for the big leagues? Yes,
we just asked you that before this company works with some of the biggest
clients around. If this sounds like you, do keep reading, this may be an exciting
opportunity for you.
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.
As the demand for this company’s expertise continues to grow, there is an
exciting opportunity for an Associate to join an experienced MEP team based at
the offices in Reading, Theale.
They offer a highly supportive environment in which you can develop your
career. For the right candidate, there is the opportunity to progress rapidly
following either a technical or managerial career path.
Their current wide-ranging project portfolio includes work in the science and
research, advanced manufacturing, motorsport, education, defense, commercial
and residential sectors.
Roles and Responsibilities
To lead MEP engineering teams delivering a range of project work
Managing risk within MEP engineering projects; having good working
knowledge of MEP scope/appointments and excellent commercial acumen
To act as the lead engineer in a design team being responsible for
electrical building services concept and detailed design
Supervising and monitoring the work of others in this function
Mentoring and developing junior engineers
Producing reports, drawings, and specifications to suit various RIBA design
Using specialist computer-aided design (CAD) and BIM (Revit) software and
other resources to design the systems required for the project
Liaising closely with other professionals, including structural engineers,
architects, surveyors, and contractors of in-house and external project
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
Experience and Skills Required
Excellent project management skills.
Ability to foster long-term productive working relationships.
Significant experience in an electrical building services design role
from either a consultant or contractor background.
Having an accredited relevant degree or higher educational qualification in
an applicable discipline (HNC/HND)
To have achieved or working towards IEng or CEng status.
Excellent communication skills and willingness to work as part of a close-knit
team towards a shared goal.
Attention to detail and a strong desire to deliver high standards for client
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 their 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, Help@Hand by Unum
Tailored career development – focused on professional, personal, and/or
The opportunity to learn and develop skills as part of a dynamic team
within a modern, high-quality quality, and well-being-aligned office space
When you join this company, you will be surrounded by professional people who
are experts in their field. You will work with and be surrounded by mentors and a
support network to help you to embrace new challenges, grow, and develop your
skills and experience to progress with your career.
Did you know? This company has climbed to 14th position in the Building
Magazine Top 150 Consultants, whilst continuing to rise within the Top 50
Architects, Engineers, Project Managers, and Surveyors lists – with them being in
the top 10 surveyors in the country. Showcasing their continued success!
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
Keen on knowing more? Please contact Monique.