Design Engineer - District Heating
Initial 6 Month Contract
We are looking for a Design Engineer, specifically with experience in the District Heating sector to join a global Power Generation company based out of Nottingham.
As a Design Engineer you'll be involved with the production and delivery of the mechanical elements for Heat Network Systems which include the Energy Centre, Piping Network and Heat Interface Units.
Roles & Responsibilities
As Design Engineer you will be responsible for:
- Develop and take responsibility for the delivery of cost-effective, green innovative solutions when required, in accordance with customer requirements.
- Identify key design and project dependencies.
- Ensure a robust, accurate and viable design proposal is delivered in a timely and efficient manner, including proposal/tender pricing.
- Represent the company at progress and client meetings, providing technical guidance and input and present at a level commensurate to the entire audience.
- Interact with external design consultants, regulatory bodies, manufacturers and
- subcontractors to effectively deliver robust technical design solutions for district heating schemes.
- Perform Peer Review to ensure the quality of work carried out by team members meet
- company, regulatory, good practice and client requirements.
- Support the development of company design standards and product offerings to ensure the implementation of good quality installations and a consistent approach to base costs.
- Support the sales and commercial teams by providing technical support and advice,
- development of conceptual schemes as part of the bid process.
- Aid operational teams in ensuring quality standards of installations conform with company standards.
- Assist the operational and project teams to effectively commission and optimise the
- operational efficiency of new and existing district heating schemes.
- Support the operation teams and provide technical evaluations of sub-contractor and
- supplier offerings.
Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
- CEng Chartered Engineer status (or working toward)
- Extensive experience in a relevant field with detailed knowledge of the design, configuration with the ability to size and specify major
- plants; boilers, CHP engines, Heat Pumps, pumps, heat exchangers, chillers and new
- innovative technologies.
- An ability to size and specify valves, instruments and piping components.
- Experience with the creation and detailing of Bills of Material for plant equipment, valves
- and instrumentation.
- BIM Experience/Exposure
- 3D Modelling Experience - Autodesk Plant 3D, Revit, Navis Works
Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
- Contract until January 2021
- Working on large scale Energy Centres & District Heating Networks
- Competitive rate: LTD Company Contractor or Umbrella / PAYE rate
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 02392 288 286 and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor who can tell you more.
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