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Mechanical Design Engineer | Plymouth

  • Location

    Plymouth, Devon

  • Sector:

    Skilled Trades & Labour

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  • Salary:

    £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension

  • Contact:

    South West Recruitment Team

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6-12 months

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1st Step Solutions (M&E Recruitment Specialists) are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to work with our client on an immediate start fixed term project based in Plymouth, Devon.

Location: Plymouth, Devon

Duration: 6-12 months

Job description

  • Responsible for the design of Mechanical Services for Customer sites.
  • Prepare cost estimates and project schedules.
  • Assist with project management to ensure projects run to schedule and all key dates are met.
  • Establish good working relationships both internally and externally.
  • Liaise with Director(s) to ensure they are kept informed of developments and progress of projects.
  • Carry out general and specific tasks as considered appropriate by the director(s) to help achieve the company's overall goals.
  • Completion of drawings using CAD.

Skills and Knowledge Required

  • HND/Degree in Mechanical Engineering, preferably design of Building Services Engineering Systems.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Is familiar with client protocols and requirement of a professional team.
  • Ability to write technical specifications and report writing.
  • To receive and fully understand client briefs and any project constraints.
  • Experience in a customer facing role.
  • Promote and market the company as fully as possible to maintain a reliable, expert reputation

Site hours: 8AM - 4:30PM (Mon - Fri 40 hours per week)

Salary rate: between £38k and £45k commensurate with experience

Benefits: Auto enrolment to pension scheme

How do I apply?
There are a few options available however, we will require you to provide any relevant trade cards (JIB, CSCS, Skill card etc), a CV/recent work history, recent work contact references and proof of right to work in the UK (Passport or Visa).

  1. 'Apply for Job' on this advert and submit your CV for consideration.
  2. Call our Bristol branch to discuss this position in more detail and the next steps.
  3. Alternatively, email us a copy of your CV quoting the reference number/job number.

    If you do not hear from us within 21 days, then unfortunately your application has not been successful on this occasion. However, we may keep your details on file for any future suitable vacancies and contact you accordingly.

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