Senior / Principal Mechanical Building Services Engineer
Arup
Manchester, United Kingdom
3d ago

We are currently looking for a Senior / Principal Mechanical Engineer to join our buildings team in Manchester.

As a Senior / Principal Mechanical Services Engineer you will be a key part of the Building Services Engineering Senior Team, managing multidisciplinary projects while providing technical support and mentoring to the other Mechanical engineers.

You will be part of a collaborative team of over 35 engineers and technicians in the Manchester office and a wider 100+ engineers and technicians within the North West & Yorkshire region.

Key responsibilities :

  • Apply your engineering expertise to shape our projects.
  • Work in an interdisciplinary environment and aim to design buildings that maximise value for our clients whilst minimising their environmental impact.
  • Play an active role in all stages of our projects from feasibility through to completion across a number of sectors, including commercial, residential, education, energy, sport, health and mixed-use developments.
  • Play a part in the ever-increasing digital transformation of our business, seeking new ways to increase our efficiency through automation and to offer new services to our clients through our integrated digital approach to design.
  • Essential Skills and Knowledge

  • Degree qualified in Mechanical Services Engineering, ideally to Masters level.
  • Have achieved Chartered Engineer status via an appropriate professional institution such as IMechE or CIBSE (or international equivalent)
  • Lead Mechanical Services Engineering design responsibility on projects
  • Excellent design and technical skills
  • Enjoys working collaboratively in multi-disciplinary design teams, contributing to projects from inception to completion.
  • Demonstrable experience in the field of mechanical building services design with experience across a range of project scales and building types
  • Excellent planning and organisation skills
  • Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written
  • Able to demonstrate strong commercial awareness and develop successful client relationships
  • Committed to their own professional development and looking for challenging work to develop their engineering skill.
  • A passion for design and an enthusiasm for architecture and sustainable building design.
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent technical aptitude and experience in design analysis software.
  • Experience of working within a BIM environment using Revit with knowledge of parametric design beneficial.
  • Take responsibility for the delivery of projects from inception to completion.
  • Experience of managing small teams to ensure the successful delivery of projects
  • Assist in training and developing younger engineers and technicians
  • The Manchester Building Engineering Services team are currently working on a wide range of projects including;
  • Higher Education : Manchester Engineering Campus Development (MECD), for the University of Manchester, new build and refurbishment, MECD Workspace delivering CAT B fitout of spaces.

    Commercial : Radbroke Hall which includes refurbishment works to a Grade II listed building along with proposed new builds, Leicester Square Hotel, new build 9 storey hotel in London

    Healthcare : North Manchester General Hospital which includes both new build and refurbishment, Paterson Building, demolition and redevelopment of part of The Christie in Manchester

    Residential : Victoria Riverside which comprises of 634 apartments across 3 towers 37, 26 and 18 storeys in Manchester.

    Heritage : Manchester Town Hall, refurbishment of the Grade 1 Listed building

    Rewards and Benefits

    We offer a competitive salary at all levels, and one of the best benefits packages in our sector. Core benefits include cover under the UK Healthcare Plan (private medical insurance), Life Assurance, Accident Insurance, and Income Protection (long term disability) cover.

    Core benefits are funded by us and made available to all permanent staff in order to support and safeguard your financial, physical, and mental wellbeing.

    You will also have access to Choice Benefits to help with your work / life balance and financial security. In addition, all permanent employees are eligible for the Global Profit Share scheme.

    Subject to scheme rules employees can receive two Profit Share payments per year, which are dependent on the firm’s financial performance.

    Shape your time with us

    Our goal is to shape a better world. And to do that, we need to make Arup a phenomenal place to work for everyone. If we want to solve problems for people around the world, we must seek and attract the best people from the widest talent pool and create an environment that supports and includes them.

    We aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their contribution. This includes people with disabilities, so please discuss any adjustments that you may require throughout the selection and assessment process with your recruitment contact.

    At Arup, you’ll be a welcomed member of the team with opportunities to participate in cultural and social events with the local community (e.

    g. as a STEM ambassador) or by joining one of our staff networks for women, culture or LGBT+ people. You’ll have access to a range of flexible working options whether you’re a parent, a carer, a student, or just have a busy lifestyle - we recognise it’s not always easy to commit to standard working hours so if you're interested in flexible working, please let us know when you apply, and we'll discuss how this could work in your role.

    Join us in shaping a better world.

    We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcome all qualified applicants. You will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to sex, race, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

    We recognise that not all disabilities are visible and will make reasonable adjustments to cater for diverse applicants in the selection and assessment process.

    What happens next?

    If this could be the next step in your journey, please apply online. All applications will be considered, and we will try our very best to respond to you within 72 hours of receiving your application.

    Stay safe online - Arup will never ask for payment or your bank details as part of our recruitment process.

    Closing date for applications is 15th June 2021

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