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MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER – SOUTHAMPTON

£40,000 – £50,000 Per annum or £35 Per hour contract

Our client is a leading Engineering and Construction company with a strong presence across the South Coast. They are currently seeking a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to work from their Head Office in Southampton. You will ideally be a Chartered member of relevant professional institution or working toward chartered status, also you will hold a Degree or be able demonstrate suitable experience in a relevant engineering field.

The successful candidate will be responsible for –

  • Working as part of a multi-disciplined team of engineers responsible for the production design deliverables for water, wastewater and biosolids treatment plants
  • Responsible for assisting in all aspects of mechanical design from site surveys of existing assets, optioneering, feasibility studies, detailed design and tender pricing
  • Production of procurement specifications for mechanical equipment; hydraulic calculations and production of detailed design construction drawings
  • Project managing third party designs and providing design assistance to installation and commissioning teams. Liaising with clients and subcontractors
  • Responsible for management of project specific design deliverables
  • Responsible for the detailed design in accordance with the TEL Procedures
  • Interpreting and understanding client requirements from client documents (drawings, specifications, correspondence, etc.)
  • Communication with client, external design resources and subcontractors to ensure compliance with specification
  • Liaison with Project Manager and procurement team to ensure correct purchase of plant and equipment
  • Management of internal and external project specific design costs in liaison with Project Manager
  • Undertaking and checking design calculations including hydraulics and pumping systems
  • Managing the preparation of CAD drawings in accordance with the TEL Drawing Manual
  • Undertake design risk assessments to support detailed design proposals
  • Responsible for preparing detailed mechanical specifications
  • Responsible for the production of P&IDs

For more information or to apply for this position please call me Tom Mlinar on 01489 774010 or send a copy of your cv