Mechanical Design Engineer - Falmer

Mechanical Design Engineer - Falmer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer - Falmer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brighton, East Sussex
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH9442
Contact Name: Tom Mlinar
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 28, 2016 13:17

Job Description

Mechanical Engineer,

Falmer, near Brighton

£40,000 - £48,000 Per annum

Astute Technical are currently seeking a Mechanical Engineer to provide superior quality Engineering Design services to a leading Design and Build contractor based out of East Sussex. The Successful Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for minimising risks and maximising profits on turnkey and engineering services contracts. In order to ensure the above the individual must co-ordinate the design and produce Mechanical design documents and drawings taking due account of health and safety requirements, specifications and standards pertaining to the contract. To apply for this position the successful candidate will be qualified to a minimum of a HNC in Mechanical Engineering and have an understanding of the principals or water and sewage treatment and experience of designing mechanical aspects of Water Treatment and Sewage Treatment Plants.

The successful candidate will be responsible for co-ordinating the design and production of Mechanical design documents and drawings taking due account of health and safety requirements, specifications and standards pertaining to the contract. You will report directly to the Design Lead and duties/responsibilities of the role will include -

* Produce mechanical design layouts which are cost effective, meet the requirements of the specification and which can be purchased, installed and commissioned effectively. The term 'cost' is to embrace all costs associated with the design and the subsequent construction of the design. To be cost effective the whole out turn cost of the design solution must be considered including design time costs, material costs, erection costs and any impact that the design solution might have on other disciplines
* Ensure that plant and equipment procured by the department is procured on time and to budget
* Ensure that standard practices are utilised where ever possible
* Monitor design costs and provide design services appropriate to the allowance available
* Produce monthly reports
* Produce estimates and feedback for Proposals department
* Assist with updating procedures and processes
* Maintain files and records throughout the duration of contracts
* Ensure that design takes full regard of all health and safety requirements
* Reduce waste to a minimum from all activities
* Ensure that designs take account of environmental issues

In order to apply for this role please send a copy of your cv to or call Tom directly on 02392 222961.

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.

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