Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services
Northampton office - possible consideration for Cambridge or London office for the right candidate
Due to a growing order book and opportunities, we are looking for Mechanical Design Engineers at all levels, from Intermediate to Senior/Principal, to work within the South East Design Department. The successful candidates will be technically minded and self-motivated individuals that can work well within a team or work independently as necessary. Main responsibilities dependent upon role would be: • Produce technical detailed design information including calculations, schematics and layout drawings. • Be mindful of all services requirements to aid coordination and buildability • Liaise and assist estimating and operations alike to ensure the projects are secure, designed and installed to an exemplary standard • Provide support to the team and discipline leads • Attend design team and/or client/contractor team meetings • Able to understand a consultants design and offer alternatives/betterment • Consider financial implications during design development Senior Level Engineers additionally shall; • Review the work of Engineers and Graduates and provide support and guidance. • Act as a mentor to junior staff and promote CPD activities • Be cognisant of risk and apply value engineering • Consider resource and fee expenditure
• Experience in mechanical building services design in a wide range of market sectors • The ability to provide technically sound design solutions • Knowledge of and/or background within a MEP contractor organisation • Understanding of; the calculation of loads and system duties including psychrometrics, sizing of pipework and ductwork, sizing of domestic water services, producing schematic diagrams, producing plant & equipment schedules • A working knowledge of Revit, and industry standard calculation software
25 days holidays plus bank holidays, flexible holiday scheme, private healthcare, performance related bonus, pension scheme.