We have an excellent opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer who is looking to further develop their experience and responsibilities within the Building Services sector within our Birmingham Office.
Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. Providing a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction- and program-management. Our 50,000+ employees in 400+ locations around the world serve a broad range of companies and organisations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.
During our 125 years in the UK, we have been involved in some of the biggest and most challenging projects, delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to the country’s most critical issues, from access to clean air and safe water, civil and national security and safeguarding mobility.
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As part of our multi-disciplinary design consultancy in Birmingham our Building Services team are involved in a variety of planned and reactive maintenance, refurbishment and new build projects including several multi-million-pound development schemes and framework agreements within the construction industry.
We have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Mechanical Engineer who is looking to further develop their experience and responsibilities within the Building Services sector within our Birmingham Office.
The work at present mainly involves working with our framework partners at Wolverhampton Homes on a variety of local residential low and high rise projects. We are also currently working for Worcestershire County Council, University of Warwick & Birmingham Airport on various projects. On top of our local clients there is also the opportunity to work on other national/international projects with other office teams.
The post involves assisting Senior Design Engineers to undertake designs of Mechanical Building Services. The position will include appropriate training and attendance at a further education college/university on a regular basis if required.
Your responsibility will be to:
Carry out designs of Mechanical Building services under the supervision of senior engineers, using industry standard calculation software such as Hevacomp and IES etc.
Work with and assist both Senior Mechanical & Electrical Engineers together with other members of a multidiscipline design team
Liaise with clients and other design disciplines
Produce specifications, design drawings, survey work under the supervision of a senior engineer
Write technical reports and produce detailed calculations
Qualification to Degree Standard in a relevant discipline, or equivalent experience and knowledge
Knowledge and experience of UK regulations is essential
Experience of working within Building Services engineering design consultancy practice
Working knowledge of AutoCad
Revit MEP awareness and willingness to develop to BIM sandards
An appreciation of quality assurance and business management
Good verbal and communication skills
Able to work effectively with colleagues and with a professional approach to external clients
An enquiring approach with a desire to explore innovative ideas whilst still understanding the need for a good commercial balance
Being able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
Report writing skills, with good overall MS Office experience
Available to travel short term in UK and overseas
At Jacobs we see safety differently - we strive to go ‘BeyondZero’ by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do.
We are committed to equality across our business and we work with external organisations such as STEM, WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and Stonewall. We are also Disability Confident Committed; therefore, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy.
We encourage applications from candidates looking for flexible working or reduced hours’ contracts. Please also bear in mind that you do not need to meet 100% of the Essential Criteria to be considered for a position with Jacobs.
When you join Jacobs you will have access to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on inclusion and diversity which is the foundation of our business and at the centre of our values.
To find out more about our networks, please visit our website; www.jacobs.com
Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.
JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.