Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gatwick, West Sussex
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DR71476_1629935437
Contact Name: Dan Risby
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 26, 2021 00:50

Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer

West Sussex / Home

Salary: up to £40,000 per annum + company benefits

Job Ref: DR71476

A great career opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer with circa 2-4 years working experience to join a specialist company who operate in the Data Centre sector of construction. As a Design & Build contractor with over 50 years industry experience in this niche sector, they are actively looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join the existing team to help deliver Data Centre/Mission Critical projects in the UK & Europe.

This unique career opportunity will offer the successful Mechanical Design Engineer a varied and challenging career, which in addition to normal design engineering remit, will also involve site project engineering, exposure to electrical systems, aspects sales engineering and assisting with bid proposals.

My client is very passionate about training and support for their Engineers, helping everyone with personal development goals through on-the-job training, as well as internal and external training and professional courses.

lthough Data Centre experience is not essential, my client does require experience in Chilled Water systems as a minimum. The offices are based in Sussex, due to COVID, flexible working is on offer which is a mix between home, office and site based.

Typical Duties:

  • Responsibility for mechanical systems and associated work packages
  • Undertake a variety of consultancy packages including, but not limited to, strategic consultancy, feasibility and master planning, traditional design, engineering, commissioning & IST management, certifications, and compliance.
  • Multitask across several projects and embrace learning and understanding of the wider engineering aspects of datacentres outside of your specialism.
  • You will be expected to operate in cross-functional teams in which the engineer is involved at every stage of design and development, in collaboration with colleagues in other engineering functions.
  • Project delivery and design undertaking and checking from concept through to construction design of mechanical building services systems.
  • Provision of design documentation, including, specifications, schedules and reports.
  • Surveys and Assessment of existing and new facilities.
  • Undertake Technical Presentations and Design Workshops with Clients as required.
  • Supporting and undertaking Data centre commissioning services.
  • Supporting Development, introduction & evaluation of new products or new to data centre industry technologies.

Experience / Skills:

  • Circa 2-4 years professional working experience in the Building Services Design industry, ideally gained in the UK, or Europe.
  • Must have knowledge and working experience on in the following: CW, LTHW, HW and DX/refrigeration systems
  • Ideally have knowledge and working experience on in the following: Air handling equipment, chillers, dry coolers & DX cooling solutions
  • Ideal, but not essential, experience on mechanical installations, including ventilation
  • Ideal, but not essential, project, site, or work package management experience

To apply for the position of Mechanical Design Engineer, or to find out what other opportunities we can offer in the data centre construction sector, please contact Dan Risby at Project Resource

Services advertised by Project Resource are that of an Employment Agency/Business. Project Resource is an equality and diversity recruitment agent and employer.

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