Principal Mechnical Engineer (Building Services)

Carrington West
Greater Manchester
£40000 to £45000 Per year
11 Jan 2017
02 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Due to an increase in workload, my client is recruiting a Principal Mechanical Engineer in their Manchester office to assist with training, directing and mentoring a small mechanical team.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:
Active involvement in mechanical building services project design
To manage projects including allocated resources such as graduates and technicians. To oversee the day to day running of projects, attend project meetings, be the daily contact for the client, contractor and other project consultants.
Maintain the Project Management Plan.
Represent Patrick Parsons as part of a Professional Design Team.
To manage the team allocated for a project which may include various disciplines.
Manage projects from inception through to completion.
Responsible in leading the quality and the timely delivery of multiple projects running concurrently, including the preparation of the Design Scope of work as well as the technical designs of projects.
Manage the workload and oversee technical and commercial management of a small team.
Deliver projects within timescale, budget constraints and quality expectations.
Determine the need for and attend project progress meetings.
Assist in the preparation of monthly project workload and fee forecasts.
Mentor junior engineers and graduates.
Take an active role in the development of the Building Services Division with a view to expanding its client base and workload

BEng (Hons) degree in Mechanical or Building Services Engineering
CEng Status ideally
Substantial building services design experience is required
Ideal candidate will have detailed experience of thermal modelling using IES software
Client facing experience is essential
Chartership status would be a distinct advantage