Principal Mechanical Engineer - District Heating

Principal Mechanical Engineer - District Heating

Job Title: Principal Mechanical Engineer - District Heating
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, E. Midlands, England
Salary: Benefits
Reference: BBBH14427_1568386599
Contact Name: Daniel Grosvenor
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 13, 2019 15:56

Job Description

Principal Mechanical Engineer - District Heating
Nottingham or London
Competitive Salary & Benefits

Astute are looking for a Principal Mechanical Engineer focusing on District Heating networks for commercial and residential projects. As the Mechanical Engineer you'll be responsible for the delivery and coordination of all Mechanical aspects within the project from design work, equipment tenders, technical support and documentation. You'll also be involved in process improvement programmes and providing insight into technical issues.

Roles & Responsibilities
As Principal Mechanical Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Delivering multiple District Heating / Energy Solutions projects from conception through to construction & operation
  • All technical & engineering activities, this includes engineering calculations, equipment identification (plant & systems) and all technical drawings
  • Working across multiple departments to co-ordinate activities
  • Working towards improving the efficiency of the design team through developing new processes, procedures and specifications

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Qualified to a degree in a relevant Mechanical Engineering field
  • Ideally chartership status in Mechanical Engineering
  • Proven experience on CAD, AutoCAD, Revit & BIM
  • Experience working on Energy Centres, District Heating Networks or Combined Heat & Power Plants with exposure to steam pressure systems and CDM regulations 2015
  • Able to demonstrate experience in project management and budgetary responsibility

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Work in either Nottingham or London
  • Benefits package plus pension
  • Opportunity to join a leading Energy Supplier in a growing market.

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 286 and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor who can tell you more.

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.