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Mechanical Design Manager

up to £80,000 + Package
Travel, Pension, BUPA, Bonus
Job Description:

Our client has been established for over 40 years and has a turnover in excess of £30M. Working with clients such as Como, ISG and Overbury and 8build they predominantly work on Commercial Fit outs, luxury retail and data centre projects with values ranging £500K - £3M. The company now undertakes all aspects of Mechanical and Electrical engineering either as principal contractor, single discipline or as a combined Mechanical and Electrical contractor from initial design through to completion.


They are currently looking for a new team member to join the business and take the role of the Mechanical Design Manager. You will be reporting directly to the Mechanical Director and work as their number two. This is a new role and the successful candidate will be an integral part in assisting in the growth of the business.

Duties & Responsibilities

·         Responsible for design on all small D&B projects.

·         Fully analysing predesigned schemes

·         Overseeing and managing consultants on larger schemes

·         Advising on preconstruction

·         Advising the estimating team and highlighting issues with design

·         Analysis of tenders sent through from manufacturers and specialists

·         Analysis of technical submittals

·         Provide technical support for the Mechanical Project Managers

·         Analysis of tender enquiries 

·         Visiting site to check design is being adhered to

·         Full understanding of all projects running throughout the business

·         Reporting to Director

·         Producing standard specifications for the business and maintaining them

·         Fully complying with client specifications and current legislation

·         Attending all new tender bids and providing technical and commercial assistance

·         Maintaining customer relationships and recognise / develop potential opportunities


·         Ideally HNC as a minimum but would consider someone from a trades background with the right experience

·         Design skills and technical knowledge in the areas of Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, Refrigeration, Critical Data Centre cooling applications.

·         Trade or consultant background. Needs to be experienced, it’s not a position someone could learn as they go on. MUST be a team player and able to react to the challenges as they present themselves

·         Vast experience in the commercial fit out market

·         Experience with projects ranging from £500K to £2M

·         Strong technical design and development within M&E Contracting

·         Strong commercial knowledge

·         Proactive and ability to work alone


£65,000 to £80,000 + Travel + BUPA + Pension + Bonus


If you are interested in this job position please feel free to call us on 0207 403 2433 and ask for Olivia Finn or alternatively fill in the contact form below:

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