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Principal Mechanical Engineer

Principal Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Principal Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00013212_1499351322
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email: lucy@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: July 06, 2017 15:28

Job Description

Our client is a highly respected international consultancy firm of MEP Engineers. Working on building services projects spanning sectors including Education, Healthcare, and Defence sectors, you will be working on a varied portfolio of projects both in the UK and internationally. You will have the take the lead on small projects up to the value of £10million, and support larger projects, with values of £250million+.

Job Role

As Principal Mechanical Engineer you will have excellent technical knowledge in mechanical design engineering, and thorough understanding of building services engineering. You will be experienced at working through all stages of the design process, and will have experience of leading projects and managing resource.

Working in a client facing role, you will be attending project meetings and circulating the brief with the project team. For this reason it is vital that you are an excellent communicator with a personable nature. Responsibilities will include:

Leading the development of initial strategic concepts for projects ensuring solutions are appropriate for the brief and regulatory standards
Taking responsibility for solid technical delivery in your work either alone or 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 we get the best out of our people
You will be financially astute and work with the team leader to help monitor fee expenditure, resource and work delivered
Creating and maintaining a high reputation within the local industry, and to ensure adherence to QM and risk control procedures.

Skills and Qualifications Required:

Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering, Building Services Engineering or equivalent relevant experience
Chartership preferred though not essential
Previous consultancy or contracting experience in some or all of the following: M&E Design & Specification, Surveying & Reporting, Project Management, Commissioning and Validation, Facilities Management.
You will have experience working in a multi-disciplinary environment, with excellent communication skills both internal and external clients, and a team-based work approach,
Experience across a range of building services or construction projects

Job Title: Principal Mechanical Engineer
Location Plymouth, Devon, South West
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000pa DOE + Excellent staff benefits
Job ID:LF/HQ 13212


Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.