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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer in UK – Visa Sponsorship Available


An exciting opportunity has become available with an industry-leading building services company for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer.

Based in Northern Ireland, the employing business design, supply and install a wide variety of prefabricated energy solutions locally, nationally and in Europe.

Visa sponsorship is available (if required).

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Sector: Construction/Engineering

Duration: Permanent/ 3 years visa sponsorship

Location: Northern Ireland, UK

Salary: £50,000 – £65,000 per annum

Company Benefits

Skilled Worker Visa sponsorship (if required)
Assistance with accommodation (1 month bills covered)
Industry relevant professional subscription
Company sick pay scheme
Relocation assistance
Training and development
Annual leave entitlement of 30 days
Company pension scheme
Length of service award

Hours of Work

38 hours per week
Monday – Thursday: 8 am to 5 pm
Friday 8 am to 3 pm

Role Responsibilities

Reporting to the Head of Design, duties will include but not limited to:

Create mechanical designs; schematic drawings, calculations, BOM and project specific specifications
Develop project specific BMS control design strategies and requirements
Help in the training and development of junior staff
Attend project meetings internally and externally
Work alongside project managers, and other team members
Travel to UK sites to carry out surveys or existing systems
Make sure work meets and complies with relevant health and safety regulations and standards



Degree in Mechanical Engineering/Building Services or equivalent
Chartered member of CIBSE or equivalent

Essential skills and experience:

5 years of relevant experience
Knowledge and experience in designing commercial heating and cooling systems
Well-versed in British and/or European standards, legislation and working practices
Excellent communication skills
A strong communicator
Keen eye for detail
Experience in designing spatial layouts for mechanical services
Able to survey sites and prepare building energy assessments and audits
Fluent written and verbal English language skills
Desirable skills and experience:

Well-versed in AutoCAD, Revit and the latest BIM 360 software packages
Experience in utilising IES, Hysopt or similar
Previous experience in building thermal (energy efficient measures) to support building decarbonisation plans

For applicants outside of the United Kingdom applying through the Skilled Worker Visa route, additional requirements include; proof of English language proficiency, a Tuberculosis test for some countries and a clean immigration history.

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