Design Engineer CHP

Design Engineer CHP

Job Title: Design Engineer CHP
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: Up to £45000 per annum + pension
Start Date: asap
Reference: 13115MG_1549549419
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 07, 2019 14:23

Job Description

Design Engineer - CHP
Up to £45,000 + benefits


We are currently recruiting a Design Engineer to join a provider of brand new & existing CHP & District Heating Schemes. The Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for the design & implementation of large-scale energy systems & Renewable installations from biomass to water heating systems.

Reporting to the Design Engineering Manager, typical duties of the Design Engineer will include:

  • The design & implementation of medium to large scale energy systems, such as large steam or hot water boilers, heat distribution networks, controls, plant-rooms, thermal storage & fuel storage.
  • Project management of renewable installations from biomass to ground/ water source heating systems
  • The design & delivery of on-site power generation & distribution systems, including selection of prime movers & plant sizing.
  • Energy utility procurement
  • The Integration of thermal & electrical energy generation into building developments.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience...
To be considered for this position you will ideally have:

  • Be highly numerate & with a comprehensive understanding of heat transfer, fluid mechanics & fluid hydraulics.
  • Degree qualified in Mechanical, Building Services or Energy Engineering.
  • Have 5 years post graduate experience in relevant fields of design engineering
  • Good experience of energy centre mechanical services design, such as district heating, CHP & renewables

Package and Benefits...
We are offering a competitive salary & benefits package for the Design Engineer vacancy as follows:

  • A salary of up to £45,000
  • Career path
  • Company pension
  • Excellent holidays

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up to date CV & covering letter to or call 02392 288 206 to speak to Matt George

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.