Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, England
Salary: £46 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JE4092_1497982760
Contact Name: Jade Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 20, 2017 19:19

Job Description

Job title: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Kent

Industry: M&E (Building Services)

Salary: £45 - 55K plus benefits.

Client: JE4092

Our client is a well-established Mechanical and Electrical consulting practice based in Kent. Due to being at the forefront of engineering design they can offer a full range of design services to clients.

My client prides themselves on forward thinking solutions and a wide range of energy, mechanical and electrical consultancy services to all sectors of the built environment. Offering an impressive project portfolio they can provide stability and opportunity at the same time they recognise culture, flexibility and organic growth.


Due to an increased work load they are currently looking to recruit either an experienced Senior Mechanical Design Engineer or a Principal Mechanical Design Engineer to work from the Kent office supporting the busy team of mechanical and electrical engineers on a number of their design schemes. The team is in need of a Senior Mechanical Engineer or Principal Mechanical Engineer to support, mentor and motivate the team as well as deliver live projects and services from inception / feasibility through to detailed and fully coordinated design.


You should hold a relevant degree and ideally be accredited by CIBSE or IMechE, and ideally be working towards chartered status. As either a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer or Principal Mechanical Design Engineer you must have excellent knowledge of building services and all stages of the design processes. Must have previous consultancy experience within the construction sector. With excellent interpersonal and communication skills you must also have the ability to negotiate with positive outcomes. You will also be responsible for meeting with clients, developing and producing reports on a daily basis.

Essential Skills:

  • Relevant Degree in Mechanical Design Engineering, minimum HND
  • Accredited by IMechE or CIBSE, and ideally working towards chartered status
  • Excellent technical knowledge in your discipline
  • Thorough understanding of Building Services
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to motivate and manage a team
  • Experience in design and delivery of large to medium scale projects
  • Up to date with British Standards
  • Must offer a minimum of 7 years UK Building Services Design experience, ideally in a consultancy environment

Benefits / Salary:

Our client is willing to pay the ideal Senior/Principal Mechanical Design Engineer £45-55K plus benefits. This opportunity will also provide you with the scope to progress to Associate Engineer.


If you are interested in the role of a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer or Principal Mechanical Design Engineer, please apply via this job board, alternatively you can call Jade Evans on 01189522240 or email


Project Resource Ltd offer an excellent payment scheme for any new and successful referrals.

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK

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