Principal Mechanical Engineer Jobs in Oxford – England – UK at A & D Recruitment

Title: Principal Mechanical Engineer

Company: A & D Recruitment

Location: Oxford – England – UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, Design/Multimedia

Salary: Salary 80000 GBP Yearly GBP 80000 YEAR

Principal Mechanical Engineer- Permanent Role


upto £53k per annum

Our client is an expanding international M&E consultancy, with a proven track record in low energy design, focused on providing excellent design solutions to clients.

They are seeking a fully experienced Principal Mechanical Engineer to be based in their Oxford office with the ability to inspire others.

The successful Mechanical Engineer will have a minimum of seven years’ industry experience with the ability to run medium sized projects and undertake a client facing role in the development, design and co-ordination of engineering projects.

Skills will include the delivery of European data centre and mission critical projects. Other sector experience including commercial, hotel, retail and hotel design desirable. Experience will also include the coordination of engineering project services, with a proven track record in project management.

Your excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both with colleagues and clients, and experience working on innovative projects with leading client organisations, and contractors will equip you to take a future pro-active role in forging client relationships of our sector portfolio.

You will possess good commercial awareness, in addition to having robust technical knowledge relevant to building services design, and capable of incorporating those technologies into the data centre sector. The position will ideally suit someone who is currently working in either consultancy or mission critical systems and is prepared to work ‘hands on’.

The ideal candidate will be a Chartered Engineer or working towards, educated to degree level in Building Services Engineering or equivalent and hold membership of relevant institutions.

Role Responsibilities:

Responsible for running of medium size projects

Undertakes a client facing role in the development and design and coordination of engineering project services

Designs and specifies mechanical building systems, equipment, facilities, components and products

Develops Mechanical engineering concepts and solutions

Reports and reviews on Mechanical engineering options and makes final proposal

Attend project design team meetings (perhaps overseas visits required) and co-ordinate with Architects, project managers, Structural Engineers etc

Obtain from client and provide a clear and accurate brief to design office engineering team

Visit design office with design briefing and partake in conference calls with design office engineers to discuss/review project technical requirements and deliverables

Develop brief and disseminate to Engineering/CAD resource for each phase of project

Provide expert technical advice and problem resolution to the design office

Visit design office with briefing and mobilise the team

Review deliverables from design office in accordance with briefing requirements sent to them

Provide technical audit of deliverables from design office

Present design proposals/solutions to client and design team

Prepare specifications and co-ordinate with all other documentation

Sign-off engineering documents/schedules/drawings/calculations received from design office

Use computer assisted project software for both project related calculations and pro

Ensure document control methods are being adhered to and quality control standards are being achieved

Contribute to development of quality and technical standards within the office


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