Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Location: London
Category: Building Services Engineering
Type: Permanent Full-time
Salary: Negotiable - Depending on Experience
Reference #: RG1637

Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer
Location: London
Salary: £Negotiable – depending on experience

At Ridge and Partners, we offer client care and advice that very few, if any can match. The Building Services team fully embrace this philosophy by drawing on the vast amount experience from across multiple sectors, designing, managing the installation, testing and commissioning new systems within existing and new buildings and infrastructure projects around the world.

Our projects include large residential and commercial schemes with contract values over £70 million to smaller schemes and working for interesting clients including, schools/universities, healthcare providers, housing associations, contractors, developers etc.

As the demand for our expertise continues to grow, we now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join our significantly experienced and talented Building Services team.

Based at our offices in the heart of London (SE1) with over 70 staff covering a wide range of disciplines in property and construction, you will be responsible for delivering innovative solutions for our client's.

Mechanical Design Engineer duties include:

•Deliver design and information packages to meet project programmes
•Using specialist computer-aided design (CAD) and BIM (Revit) software and other resources to design the systems required for the project
•Designing site-specific equipment as required
•Overseeing the installation of building systems and specifying maintenance and operating procedures
•Liaising closely with other professionals, including structural engineers, architects, surveyors, and contractors of in-house and external project teams
•Attending a range of project group and technical meetings
•Ensuring that the design and maintenance of building systems meets legislative and health and safety requirements
•Advising clients and architects on energy use and conservation in a range of buildings and sites, aiming to minimise the environmental impact and reduce the carbon footprint

Skills and Experience Required
You will have experience with designing projects from conception through to completion including calculations, drawings, specifications, etc along with an accredited Building Services degree or higher educational qualification (HNC/HND).

What's in it for you?
At Ridge we invest heavily in our biggest assets........our people. And as you will find out from day one in your Ridge career, you will be handsomely rewarded:

• 25 days holiday and study leave
• Company car or car allowance
• Private Healthcare
• Life Assurance
• Pension: Standard 6% Ridge Contribution
• Highly competitive salary
• Hugh potential for progression and promotion
• Excellent work / life balance

About Ridge:
Ridge is an award winning, UK top 20 multi-discipline property and construction consultancy with over 600 people. Core disciplines include Project Management, Cost Management, Building Surveying, Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, Building Services Engineering, Building Services Maintenance Management, Property Consultancy, Architecture, Health & Safety, Sustainability, Expert Witness & Advisory Services, Traffic & Transportation, Infrastructure Commercial Management, Geo-Environmental and Town & Country Planning. In addition, we provide property consultancy expertise for asset management, modern procurement, planned maintenance programmes, innovative strategies and holistic delivery planning.

We maintain a spread of projects across all public and private sector markets from affordable housing to Formula One which is the essence of our strength in the depth and diverse range of our activity. All services are accredited to BS EN ISO9001 2015 for quality, ISO14001 environmental and ISO18001 Health & Safety. Ridge has been successfully operating since 1946 and now employs over 600 people in 11 offices across the UK and has delivered projects in 75 countries worldwide.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, click 'Apply Now' to be considered.

Closing Date: 27th April 2019
   
or if you have applied to Ridge previously