Project Senior Mechanical Engineer

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Project Senior Mechanical Engineer

Open to Permanent or Contract

As a Senior Mechanical Engineer, you will be working in a creative and challenging environment, delivering a wide range of projects across their Northumbrian Water, Yorkshire Water and United Utilities frameworks. Responsible for the delivery of efficient and sustainable solutions, you will work within a multi-disciplinary project team in the delivery of water and wastewater treatment solutions from inception through to completion of construction.

You will be able to draw on the experience and support of a prestigious corporate employer with over 16,000 staff world-wide.

Your work as a Senior Project Mechanical Engineer will include the following activities:

  • Leading the interfaces and integration of the mechanical design with that of other disciplines.
  • Management, reviewing and preparation of mechanical design deliverables (such as calculations, drawings for plant general arrangements, documentation, schedules, specifications and design reports) to achieve the correct time / cost / quality balance for the project.
  • Development of efficient and sustainable engineering solutions, meeting the requirements of the project scope.
  • Applying both innovative and standard designs to project problems.
  • Supporting the development of the mechanical engineering team, coaching and mentoring junior engineers to develop their skill set.
  • You will work closely and collaboratively with the construction team to develop efficient, practical and safe solutions throughout the design stages, into construction and beyond.
  • You will positively engage with the Client, managing relationships and adopting a One-Team approach to support them in achieving their aims.
  • You will provide design support to the site team during the construction stage and will be integral in contributing towards successful project close-outs and post-project reviews.
  • As an experienced career professional, the client will support your further development in technical, management or commercial/client-facing directions, or a combination thereof to meet your career aspirations – you will have control of your own career path.

Candidate Specification:

  • Qualified Mechanical Engineer (preferably Chartered or Incorporated).
  • Water or wastewater, non-infrastructure or infrastructure design experience.
  • Experience of successfully delivering high quality outputs in accordance with design, quality and safety standards.
  • A strong team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Commercial and contractual awareness with an understanding of programmes to deliver on time and within budget.
  • An understanding of procurement and construction with experience in delivering safe and efficient innovative and sustainable solutions.
  • Proactive approach and growth mindset, with an ability to adapt to changing scenarios.

Benefits they can offer:

  • Pension matched up to 7%.
  • Competitive annual leave and the option to purchase additional annual leave.
  • An annual professional institution subscription.
  • Life insurance.
  • Enhanced parental leave.
  • Annual company performance bonus scheme – Subject to company performance.
  • Flexible benefits scheme to suit you, including cycle to work & Interest free season ticket loans etc.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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