Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH14277_1566296634
Contact Name: Molly McDermott
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 20, 2019 11:23

Job Description

Mechanical Engineer - Renewable Energy
Up to £60,000 - DOE + Benefits

Astute are seeking to recruit an experienced Mechanical Engineer, who understands thermohydraulic, mass & heat energy balance and energy transfer between processes. Our client is a leading company who specialise in the Design and Operation of Renewable Energy plants, with the opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join their team based in Oxfordshire.

The Job
The main mechanical responsibilities include:

  • Mass and heat energy balance, with a focus on thermohydraulic and energy transfer between processes
  • CHP, boilers, hydraulics, compressors, fans and blowers, piping design and mixers
  • Direction and guidance on all technical queries relating to mechanical disciplines
  • Design mechanical plant equipment (including static, rotating & package equipment)
  • Participate in equipment procurement activities such as witness of inspection and testing
  • Other duties as required

Experience and Qualifications needed

  • Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent in relevant discipline)
  • Working in an EPC project and multi discipline team environment
  • Proven experience in an engineering design company
  • An understanding of thermohydraulic and energy transfer
  • A background in the renewable energy, anaerobic digestion (AD), biogas, power generation or similar process sector is also ideal

What's in it for me?
This is an exciting opportunity to play a leading role in future projects for a leading renewable energy company!
They're offering a competitive salary of up to £60,000 depending on experience, plus good company benefits package.

How to apply
Please call Molly McDermott directly on 02393 910 034 for a confidential chat or email a copy of your CV to

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