Mechanical Design Engineer


Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Duration: Up to 12 Months

We are seeking an enthusiastic Mechanical Design Engineer to join our engineering team based in Coventry.

Position Description

You will be reporting to the Engineering Manager, as the Design Engineer you will be involved in all aspects of system design across a range of technologies and may be allocated to a specific large-scale project for a role of a Project Engineer.

The ideal candidate will have experience and knowledge of large mechanical plantrooms, 250kW plus thermal output, hydraulic circuit sizing, pump pressure losses, CDM, CIBSE guidelines, controls, commissioning and testing for integrated boilers, chillers and renewables.

The appointment will initially be for a period of 9 months but may be extended if the opportunity requires.


Key Responsibilities

  • Take full responsibility for system design from conception through detailed design to post-installation design verification
  • Specify equipment; produce system schematics, layout drawings and materials requirement
  • Offer technical support to the Sales and Installations departments
  • Attend client meetings as required to finalise and co-ordinate system capabilities and interfaces
  • Carry out all duties so as to ensure efficiency and rigour in Engineering practices/output
  • Manage workload effectively and adhere to deadlines in an environment where priorities can be shifting
  • Participate fully in the creative and entrepreneurial atmosphere of a growing company
  • Other duties that may be required from time to time by the company


Knowledge, Skills and Experience


  • Mechanical Engineering/Building Services degree or equivalent
  • At least 3 years post qualification experience in a similar environment
  • Have good understanding of HVAC mechanical system design principles
  • Experience working with at least 3 of the following technologies: GSHP, ASHP, Solar Thermal, Solar PV, CHP, Biomass, Gas boilers.
  • Experience in the use of AutoCad, Revit 3D, Excel
  • Excellent organisational, communication and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to manage own workload and multi task



Masters degree in relevant/associated field



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