Mechanical Design Engineer - 6 Months - Yorkshire

Vivid Resourcing
United Kingdom
£0 to £0 Per year
Job Type 
Engineering Jobs
Job ID 
Posted on 
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 6:49am

About the Role:

A global client of mine are currently looking for multiple Mechanical Design Engineers for a large Refurbishment project on a combined heat and power system in the North of England.

Job description / tasks and responsibilities:

* Liaison with both internal and external clients, contractors and suppliers.
* Participate in both internal and external design meetings, technical reviews, HAZID and HAZOP studies.
* Review and Approval of Design Engineer and Graduate calculations and drawings.
* Review and Approval of Design Engineer and Graduate technical documentation.
* An ability and willingness to manage, mentor and assist the development of Design Engineers and Graduate Engineers.
* The responsibility for attending major project kick-off meetings, leading the projects forward and briefing supporting engineers.
* Liaison/ define boundaries with other services as Electrical Design, Network design, Control system.
* Project document control & management in line with the company Quality Management System.
* Operate within and adhere to the company Health & Safety policy and procedures.


* CEng Chartered Engineer status and engaged on a programme of Continual Professional Development.
* At least 15 years of experience in a relevant field, including at least 3-5 years in a similar role.
* A thorough working knowledge of relevant CIBSE Guides, British Standards, BSRIA, IGEM and other industry authority publications.
* An understanding of the Construction & Design Management Regulations 2015.
* An ability to size and specify valves, instruments and piping components.
* Experience with the creation and detailing of Bills of Material for plant equipment, valves and instrumentation.
* An ability to size and specify major plant such as boilers, CHP engines, pumps and heat exchangers.
* An ability to manage the departmental operation, resources, budget, programme and employees.
* An attention to detail and a high standard of verbal and written skills.
* A keen interest in combined heat and power (CHP) installations, district energy networks and energy saving technology.
* A natural aptitude for undertaking engineering calculations, analysis and problem solving.
* An interest in fluid dynamics, thermodynamics, energy transfer and stress analysis.
* Ability to find and propose solutions to internal / external clients

Vacancy Summary:

Job Type: Contract

Duration: 6 Months

Location: Yorkshire

Rate: Negotiable (DOE)

If you are interested in this role or know anyone who might be please forward your most up to date CV ASAP and I will be in touch to discuss further. Alternatively you can give me a call on +44 (0) 207 324 1910 to find out more.


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