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SENIOR MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER

Location : BIRMINGHAM
Salary from : £ 45,000 per Annum

Fantastic new opportunity for Senior to Associate level mechanical design engineers within the building services to join a leading M&E consultancy on a permanent basis in Birmingham. Our client is a large award-winning MEP consultancy with an excellent reputation for pioneering thinking, known for working on highly technical projects such as datacentres and commercial projects. Due to a high volume of demand for their services, they are looking for Mechanical Design Engineers to specialise on datacentre projects on a permanent basis.  

As the successful mechanical design engineer, you will undertake a client facing role in the development, design and coordination of engineering project services. Our client is looking for a passionate and dedicated Design Engineer with excellent technical, design and software abilities. Within this role you will be assisting with developing and encouraging sustainable designs on projects. Not only is this a client facing role, but you will be involved heavily in the hands-on design aspects of projects, both supporting the more senior members of staff and mentoring the junior ones, as well as running projects yourself. The successful applicant will need to demonstrate skills within the following areas;

 

  • Dynamic individuals with strong building services background and proven experience on datacentre projects.

  • Chartered or working towards Chartered status

  • Working knowledge of technical software including Hevacomp, IES and general calculation related software such as Autocad

  • A track record of leading projects and teams and have good commercial awareness gained through your substantial experience

  • Knowledge of sustainability and have a good knowledge of renewable energy systems

  • Knowledge of existing standards and ability to develop requirements for new building service projects

  • Excellent time management skills, demonstrating the capability to proactively implement plans, follow through with sustained execution, and to meet project milestones

  • Forward thinking and able to anticipate problems

  • Good supervisory qualities and experience, including excellent communication skills

  • Highly motivated with the drive to take on new challenges

  • Keen to progress within the company

As the ideal candidate you will be degree qualified or equivalent in the relevant subject area.

To apply for this job, you must be able to work in the UK without visa restrictions.

For further information please call Alex Whitefield at Blueprint Recruitment Solutions on 02392 603030, or send an email on Alex.Whitefield@blueprintrecruit.com and quote 19086AWF, or you can apply directly using the “Apply” option below.



Please Quote Job Reference 19086
Last updated 6 months ago

ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER

Location : BIRMINGHAM
Salary from : £ 45,000 per Annum

Fantastic new opportunity for Senior to Associate level electrical design engineers within the building services to join a leading M&E consultancy on a permanent basis in Birmingham. Our client is a large award-winning MEP consultancy with an excellent reputation for pioneering thinking, known for working on highly technical projects such as datacentres and commercial projects. Due to a high volume of demand for their services, they are looking for Electrical Design Engineers to specialise on datacentre projects on a permanent basis.  

As the successful electrical design engineer, you will undertake a client facing role in the development, design and coordination of engineering project services. Our client is looking for a passionate and dedicated Design Engineer with excellent technical, design and software abilities. Within this role you will be assisting with developing and encouraging sustainable designs on projects. Not only is this a client facing role, but you will be involved heavily in the hands-on design aspects of projects, both supporting the more senior members of staff and mentoring the junior ones, as well as running projects yourself. The successful applicant will need to demonstrate skills within the following areas;

 

  • Dynamic individuals with strong building services background and proven experience on datacentre projects.

  • Chartered or working towards Chartered status

  • Working knowledge of technical software including Amtech, Dialux, Relux and general calculation related software such as Autocad

  • A track record of leading projects and teams and have good commercial awareness gained through your substantial experience

  • Knowledge of sustainability and have a good knowledge of renewable energy systems

  • Knowledge of existing standards and ability to develop requirements for new building service projects

  • Excellent time management skills, demonstrating the capability to proactively implement plans, follow through with sustained execution, and to meet project milestones

  • Forward thinking and able to anticipate problems

  • Good supervisory qualities and experience, including excellent communication skills

  • Highly motivated with the drive to take on new challenges

  • Keen to progress within the company

As the ideal candidate you will be degree qualified or equivalent in the relevant subject area.

To apply for this job, you must be able to work in the UK without visa restrictions.

For further information please call Alex Whitefield at Blueprint Recruitment Solutions on 02392 603030, or send an email on Alex.Whitefield@blueprintrecruit.com and quote 19085AWF, or you can apply directly using the “Apply” option below.



Please Quote Job Reference 19085
Last updated 6 months ago

BIM MODELLER

Location : PLYMOUTH
Rate : Negotiable

We have an excellent new opportunity for a BIM Modeller to join a leading engineering company in their Plymouth office on a contract basis. The selected BIM Modeller will help to deliver work on major local defence and nuclear projects. This is a temporary role for at least 6 months. The rate for this is negotiable dependent on experience. This role will fall inside IR35 post 6th April 2021 so please keep this in mind.  

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Prepare BIM models and drawings or other associated data.

  • Work with Project Managers, Technical Leads and other key project stakeholders as appropriate to provide technical BIM leadership.

  • Assist the MIP BIM Manager in the development and implementation of the project BEP and observe and enforce the adoption and adherence to it.

  • Work with the project manager to establish and ensure the Task Information Delivery Plan reflects the programme and is maintained

  • Ensure project information is stored in a controlled, secure and logical manner with a security minded approach (PAS1192-5) so it is easily accessed and understood by the project team

  • Perform clash avoidance testing using Navisworks Manage and review clash reports

  • Perform model and data validation using Solibri model checker

  • Carry out Cobie delivery and Cobie exports

  • Ensure models utilise structure health and safety information in accordance with PAS1192-6

  • Assist project teams with modelling and detailing on projects

  • Develop and Maintain the Risk Register and help resolve BIM design issues

  • Helping to technically deliver BIM projects in the role of CAD and BIM coordination

 

Experience required:

  • Production experience in design and/or drafting.

  • In-depth knowledge of UK BIM Framework in accordance with ISO19650 (BIM Level 2) requirements

  • In-depth experience of Autodesk products specifically Revit, Civils 3D and Navisworks.

  • In-depth experience of utilising a Common Data Environments to support project delivery. (Autodesk Vault experience would be an advantage)

  • Good knowledge of Information Management processes and standards

  • Good knowledge of Asset Management standards including Uniclass 2015 classification and Cobie delivery.

  • Good knowledge of digital tools (e.g. software) within the Infrastructure and construction industry including collaboration platforms such as Revizto

  • Experience of utilising automation process to improve efficiency (e.g. use of scripting platforms such as Dynamo and/or Grasshopper)

  • Leading and working as part of a team with good interpersonal skills

  • 4D BIM and simulation

                                                                                                                                                        




Please Quote Job Reference 19501
Last updated 2 months ago

SENIOR CIVIL ENGINEER

Location : LONDON
Rate from : £300.00 per Day


Within this role, the output will consist of a specification (Project Brief) and a reference solution. The selected candidate will provide technical leadership and guidance to Engineers working on projects. In addition, provide support to project managers and the Definition Managers in order to deliver the Capital Programme.

 

Key areas of accountability:

  • Production od tender documentation.

  • Engagement with internal and external stakeholders at all levels.

  • Ensure that study work and definition outputs are developed and delivered to a high quality.
  • Plan the delivery of studies and accurately estimate the resource input, cost and time requirements.
  • Produce high-level designs and scope information to enable solutions to be valued.
  • Performance management of work undertaken by external consultants.
  • Support the development of Health and Safety culture.
  • Maintain awareness of developments in own discipline and approaches to design and construction.
  • Share knowledge and experience with less experienced engineers, as well as providing local technical support.

Experience / Qualifications:

  • Engineering Degree.

  • Chartered Status (preferred but not essential).

  • Strong project management skills.

  • Engineering and design background in water and wastewater projects.

  • Strong analytical skills.

  • Ability to understand complex project programmes.

  • Understanding of project risk.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the confidence to effectively communicate with colleagues, contractors and consultants.

  • Strong presentation skills.


 



Please Quote Job Reference 19584
Last updated one month ago

SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER

Location : LONDON
Rate from : £400.00 per Day


 

Role:

• Deliver a project or low number of projects with high complexity

• Accountable for delivery of timely and accurate data collection, analysis and reports

• Responsible for delivering work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience Accountabilities:

• Responsible for interpreting and communicating project support policies, processes and systems

• Responsible for communicating and highlighting project process compliance issues to project managers

• Lead the performance management of project team / resource

• Roles at this level will manage and/or deliver programmes of work to meet defined objectives  

• Work within established financial systems and clear project objectives to produce plans, schedules and track budgets, highlighting variances in order to manage and control project delivery targets

• Present any project risks or issues to senior managers to ensure the project is not adversely impacted, and ensure the delivery of projects to compliant standards

Experience:

  • Waste water projects delivering infrastructure (pipeline) projects

  • Clean Water distribution networks and Clean Water Treatment & pumping stations

  • Waste water treatment & pumping stations.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the engineering discipline within the company.

  • Provide Project Definition Briefs.

  • Ensure compliance with engineering requirements.

  • Provide sign off for technical delivery.

  • Support the establishment of a sustainable engineering structure from graduate to industry experts that lead engineering requirements into AMP 7 and beyond.

Requirements:

  • Degree level (Civil / Structural/ Mechanical) or equivalent in an engineering discipline and with professional Chartership.
  • A recognised leader in your engineering discipline including process and analytical instrumentation and possibly electronic security systems likely with extensive experience including a significant amount in the water industry.
  • Understanding of the regulatory environment to achieve compliance with our engineering regulatory requirements.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills both internally and externally.
  • Collaborate and ability to influence senior colleagues.
  • Budget management experience.


 



Please Quote Job Reference 19598
Last updated one month ago

SENIOR BUILDING SURVEYOR

Location : VARIOUS LOCATIONS
Rate : Day

We have an excellent opportunity for a Chartered Building Surveyor to join a leading multidiscipline engineering consultancy on a long term contract basis in London, Bristol or Leeds. The selected Building Surveyor will be delivering a full suite of Building Surveying duties for a number of high profile public and private sector clients.

 

As the selected Building Surveyor you will:

  • Undertake building surveys, condition surveys and pre-acquisition surveys and prepare survey reports.
  • Undertake inspections on properties and advise of any defects.
  • Conduct measurements of buildings and prepare measure reports.
  • Assist in the development of new and existing business across all sectors
  • Maintain and manage client relationships
  • Ensure compliance with CDM regulations and the Health and Safety Work Act.

Key qualifications and experience:

 

  • Degree qualified in Building Surveying
  • Full member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
  • Extensive experience in a similar role
  • Be proficient in the use of AutoCAD
  • Experience using Revit would be beneficial
  • Have good project management skills
  • Past experience working on education, local authority, healthcare and infrastructure projects
  • Candidates must be willing and able to travel throughout the region as required by projects

 

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK without Visa restrictions. 

 




Please Quote Job Reference 19733
Last updated 10 days ago

IES THERMAL MODELLER

Location : BIRMINGHAM
Salary from : £ 30,000 per Annum

Exciting new opportunity for an IES Thermal Modeller to join an award-winning building services contractor Working on some of the highest profile projects in the industry on a permanent basis.

 

You will be joining a small team of thermal modelling experts where you will undertake advanced simulation and thermal modelling using IES software. This will include energy calculations, overheating analysis and generation of building thermal loads. You will also be responsible for producing Energy Strategies and Statements for submission to planning authorities, and comply with Building Regulations L2 assessments for new and existing buildings.

 

As the ideal IES Modelling Engineer you will have a good understanding of MEP and mechanical services, as well as relevant Building Regulations. You will also have a good knowledge of IES software such as Mode IT, Apache, and Compliance. You will also have great organisational and analytical skills to provide attention to detail and the ability to write high-quality reports is also important. 

 

This role will see you earning a competitive salary, as well as a range of benefits. This is a great opportunity to work with a number of leading architects, designers and contractors.

 

This position is based in Birmingham.

 

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK without Visa restrictions.

 

For further information please call Alex Whitefield on 02392 603030 or email alex.whitefield@blueprintrecuit.com and quote 19162AWF, or apply directly using the “Apply” option below.



Please Quote Job Reference 19162
Last updated 6 months ago

MECHANICAL ASSOCIATE

Location : WARWICK
Salary : Negotiable

Excellent new opportunity for an Associate Mechanical Engineer to join an award winning consultancy on a permanent basis in the UK. Our client has extensive knowledge and experience working on major building projects throughout the UK and internationally. They have gained highly notable clients from working on some of the world’s most prestigious projects which include life science and pharmaceutical facilities. This is the perfect opportunity for candidates seeking a valuable career with a creative and innovative consultancy of dedicated professionals.

The selected candidate will be joining an established team, working on cutting-edge life science building projects. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Recruitment, appraisal, development, morale and motivation of all mechanical staff

  • Overseeing the planning of future resources

  • Acting as PM, PD, or MEP lead on major life science projects with a focus on clean rooms

  • Providing hands on technical expertise within the life sciences sector

  • Development and implementation of bids and tenders

Essential skills, experience and attributes:

  • Degree qualification in Mechanical or Building Services Engineering

  • Chartered with an industry recognised institution

  • Thorough understanding of the life sciences and pharmaceutical market

  • Experience designing clean rooms

  • Knowledge of appropriate legislation and mechanical design guidance on life science building projects

  • Experience leading large-scale complex building projects in the pharmaceutical sector

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proven record working on multiple projects at once

Desirable requirements:

  • Experience in both UK and overseas clean room projects

Our client offers a competitive salary, as well as one of the best benefits packages in their sector, which includes; pension scheme, UK healthcare plan, flexible benefits fund, accident insurance, and more!

In order to apply for this role, you must be eligible to work in the UK without Visa restrictions.



Please Quote Job Reference 19417
Last updated 3 months ago

INVENTOR CAD ENGINEER

Location : READING
Rate from : £30.00 per Hour


Responsibilities & Accountabilities 

  • Design of equipment utilising Autodesk Inventor software
  • Presentation of the design at process and/or design reviews
  • Production (or management of the production) of all Technical Product Specifications in support of the design (drawings, specifications, MI’s etc)
  • Manage the modification of existing equipment as required in accordance with MFG 1168 including the preparation and maintenance of CAN’s
  • Produce and maintain Design History Files utilising EDMS
  • Prove out the tool or equipment in conjunction with the ME
  • To ensure responsibilities are understood and applied with regard to the Company’s Environment, Health, Safety, Security and Quality Standards
  • To safeguard Company information and assets from unauthorised access or disclosure, reporting security breaches and apply security at all times

Experience & Skills

  • Proven product design experience preferably in a production support area including the generation/modification of design documentation packages including supporting calculations and reports
  • Practical experience of machine tools, production activities and processes
  • Good interpersonal skills and an ability to interact at all levels
  • Advanced skills in the use a variety of Computer Software packages including 3D CAD Systems, preferably Autodesk Inventor. EDMS software.
  • Application of product design standards
  • Competent in the writing of Technical Reports and presenting of technical information

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK without visa restrictions.

For more information please call Ashley Clarke on 02392 603030 or email ashley.clarke@blueprintrecruit.com and quote 19603, or apply directly by clicking the ‘Apply’ option, and following the instructions.

 



Please Quote Job Reference 19603
Last updated 15 days ago

ASSOCIATE MECHANICAL ENGINEER

Location : BICESTER
Salary from : £ 65,000 per Annum

Our client is a large award-winning M&E consultancy, determined to provide a world class service. They have previously worked on prestigious highly technical projects and are renowned for their work on data centres. Due to an increased demand for their services in recent years, they are now looking for an Associate Mechanical Engineer to work in their Bicester office.

As a successful Associate Mechanical Engineer, you will work within the heart of the Building Services team and will be involved in a number of project types, primarily datacenters’ or in the commercial sector.

You will be responsible for the following;


  • The running of Major projects. Takes Team Management role in the development and design and coordination of engineering project services for Mechanical or Electrical installations, systems, equipment, facilities etc. (majority of building types)

  • Carries out cost and profit diagnosis on projects including feasibility studies and preparation of fee bids

  • Reviews status advised by project personnel and external parties and modifies schedules or plans as required. Prepares project reports for Management, client or others.

  • Develops and specifies applications of controls, instruments, and operating systems for all building engineering services purposes

  • Surveys tests and reports on existing electrical/mechanical installations

  • Specifies activities to ensure that manufacturing, construction, installation and operational testing confirm to functional specifications and customer requirements

  • Represents Company at technical meetings with customers, professional teams and contractors’ teams

  • Ensure engineering calculations and drawings meet required robust industry and legal standards

  • Day to day decision making on project progress and direct liaison with, and provides advice to client

  • Ensures risk and performance monitoring analysis takes place through effective systems of internal control and delegation

  • Leads on the coordination of engineering services

  • Takes a holistic view in the selection and application of engineering concepts and solutions


The successful applicant will need to demonstrate skills within the following areas;


  • Dynamic individuals with strong building services background

  • Working towards or have achieved Chartered status

  • Significant experience of specification design for several building types

  • Experience of working on a variety of projects including; commercial and datacentre

  • Excellent time management skills, demonstrating the capability to proactively implement plans, follow through with sustained execution, and to meet project milestones

  • Sound knowledge of key health and safety legislation

  • Drive and determination

  • Forward thinking and able to anticipate problems

  • Good supervisory qualities and experience, including excellent communication skills

  • Highly motivated with the drive to take on new challenges

  • Keen to progress within the company

As the ideal candidate you will be degree qualified or equivalent in a relevant subject, Chartered or working towards Chartered status and able to work in the UK without restrictions.

For further information please call Alex Whitefield at Blueprint Recruitment Solutions on 02392 603030 and quote 19034AWF, or email Alex.Whitefield@blueprintrecruit.com. You can also apply directly using the “Apply” option below.


 






Please Quote Job Reference 19034
Last updated 7 months ago

SENIOR DESIGN MANAGER

Location : OXFORD
Salary from : £ 50,000 per Annum

Blueprint Recruitment has received a fantastic opportunity for an experience, motivated and technically skilled Senior Design Manager to join our prestigious and award winning client on a permanent basis in Oxford. The successful Senior Design manager will be working within the datacentre market, and will provide technical and managerial support into assigned projects, taking responsibility for the successful delivery of structural designs. You will be responsible for managing the delivery of project-related deign tasks to meet budget, time-frame and quality targets, meeting or exceeding client expectations. Representing and presenting as a technical to the client and their stakeholder during meetings and reviews.

Essential Requirements:

  • Significant previous experience working in a senior design management role

  • Good understanding of the Datacentre market, with a proven track record

  • Excellent working knowledge and understanding of all stages of the design process

  • Extensive knowledge of the technical aspects of the design consultancy environment and delivery of design

  • Good organisational skills, confident prioritising work in a high pressure environment

  • Enthusiastic team player, excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Educated to degree level or higher

To apply for this position you must be eligible to work in the UK without Visa restrictions.

For further information please call Blueprint Recruitment Solutions on 02392 603030 and ask for Alex Whitefield, or email alex.whitefield@blueprintrecruit.com and quote 19049AWF, or apply directly using the “Apply” option below.



Please Quote Job Reference 19049
Last updated 7 months ago

ICA TECHNICIAN

Location : OXFORD
Salary from : £ 35,000 per Annum


The primary role for the Technician is to ensure all equipment associated with the sewage treatment works are running safely and efficiently.

The role comes with a competitive salary, van, tools, PPE as well as a generous benefits package (which includes 26 days' holiday plus bank holidays and an excellent pension scheme which allows up-to 18% of employee / employer contributions.)

Key responsibilities:

  • Inspect, maintain, test or repair SCADA and associated PLCs, instrumentation, control and automation equipment.
  • Follow robust maintenance plans as well as getting involved in minor installation projects, electrical fault finding and emergency breakdown repairs.
  • Install, modify and commission new plant equipment to relevant standards and to diagnose and repair faults on systems and plants.
  • Identify and report follow on work or areas for improvement and deliver cost effective development to assets and systems.
  • Carry out instrumentation, control and automation maintenance on a variety of wastewater assets including planned maintenance and defect maintenance.
  • Liaise with and supervise contractors and suppliers where necessary.
  • Investigation into plant failures and the implementation of repairs quickly and efficiently to avoid interruptions to the process.
  • Conduct risk assessments and create appropriate method statements.
  • Provide specialist technical advice with up to date technical knowledge.
  • Provide training support for technical trainees and support project development.

Essential requirements:

  • Qualified to HNC level in an electrical discipline.
  • A good practical understanding of operational plant and control systems is essential.
  • Have an understanding of Wonderware, ClearSCADA, relay logic and PLCs which will include management and programming.
  • Ability to read and fault find from circuit diagrams as well as previous experience of inverter drives.
  • Physical fitness with the ability to work in confined spaces.
  • Have a full driving licence as it will be necessary to travel between sites.
  • Flexibility to work on an out of hours' rota when necessary.


 



Please Quote Job Reference 19494
Last updated 2 months ago