Senior Mechanical Engineers

  • Job Reference: SOLLIBAPWK1
  • Date Posted: 28 March 2024
  • Recruiter: ACR Recruitment and Training Ltd
  • Location: Solihull, West Midlands, England
  • Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Ursula Majoram
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Job Description

ACR Recruitment Ltd are looking for senior Mechanical Engineers for our client based in Solihull on a permanent basis. Our Client who work in partnership with many Clients, to deliver major sustainable projects within the UK. In order to ap[ply for this role you must have relevant experience as a senior Level Mechanical Engineer with experience with Mechanical / Electrical / Public Health schemes within the building Environment. The successful applicant shall be experienced in Mechanical Building Services Engineering dealing with national projects from our Clients Solihull based office. 

The  ideal candidate shall reside in Birmingham or surrounding areas and have a proven track record of delivering Mechanical projects to the level applied for in the following sectors -: Healthcare, Education, Care homes, industrial, retail, commercial, and other public service organisations. 

What you will be doing day to day 

• Establishing Client brief either through reference to their specification documents or more likely through visiting sites with their nominated personnel and developing the brief in line with their specific aspirations. 

• Working with other Engineers, Associates and where applicable the Project Director to ensure scheme designs are value engineered and adhere to client specifications whilst retaining appropriate levels of operational security and full compliance with all relevant legislation. 

• Prepare and review detailed engineering calculations and solutions from inception to completion of schemes utilising our design partners, individual knowledge, site installation and construction personnel. 

• Closely coordinate design production between our inhouse design teams, external design companies and the supply chain. 

• Liaison with client engineering staff or where applicable their design consultants to ensure designs are approved in accordance with the timescales stipulated within the contract. 

• Attend internal and external design reviews and where applicable progress meetings alongside Senior Engineers and the Associates working on the schemes. 

• Promote innovation and challenge parties involved to ensure cost effectiveness in all design activities.

• Mentor and guide developing engineers within a team. (Dependant on level applied for). Candidate experience 

• An Industry applicable HND, HNC, ONC Level or equivalent in Mechanical Building Services. (Dependant on application level applied for). 

• Ability to work independently (dependant on level applied for).

• Commercial and contractual awareness. 

• Financial control of project budgets including budget costs and pre-tender estimates. 

• Calculations / Design Compliance Domestic Water Design/calculations Chilled Water Design/calculations Gas Design/Calculations Piped Medical Gases Design/Calculations LTHW Design/Calculations Ventilation/Air Conditioning/Comfort Cooling Design/calculations Building Management system Design 

Steam/Condensate Design/Calculations Plant Room Design Good understanding and working knowledge with CIBSE, HTM guidelines, Water Byelaws, Building Regulations

• Good understanding and literacy in Microsoft packages 

• Undertaking site surveys for tender purposes through to project completion and snagging exercises. 

• Possess excellent interpersonal, presentation and communication skills including the ability to liaise and advise staff at all levels.

• Can deliver high quality work with excellent attention to detail.

• Able to work under pressure and meet short deadlines. 

• Have a UK full driving licence. The personnel attributes we are looking for in a candidate. 

• Desire to understand and promote the Company vision, values, and culture. 

• Trustworthy and ethical approach, exercising discretion where required. 

• Well organised, structured, and professional, with a passion for excellence and a keen eye for detail.

• Ability to prioritise a varied workload and demonstrate good time management to comply with deadlines. 

• Commitment to the provision of excellent customer service. 

• Experience in a fast paced, national, and multi-site business. 

• Good communication skills (email/phone/face to face). What we can offer you

• Independence with your own projects (dependant on level applied for). 


• Industry Competitive Salary 

• Car allowance (dependant on level applied for

• 25 days holiday + statutory bank holidays. 

• Free Parking 

• Professional Membership Contribution 

• Hybrid working option 

• Company pension contribution 

• Quarterly Staff appraisals / CPD Review

Hours days 37.5

Salary Senior level 45k -60k per annum