Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, Visa Sponsorship, UK

Serial No: 164131
Location: United Kingdom - View on map

An exciting opportunity has become available with an industry-leading building services company for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer.

Based in Northern Ireland, the employing business design, supply and install a wide variety of prefabricated energy solutions locally, nationally and in Europe.

Visa sponsorship is available (if required).


Title: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Sector: Construction/Engineering

Duration: Permanent/ 3 years visa sponsorship

Location: Northern Ireland, UK




£50,000 – £65,000 per annum


Company Benefits

  • Skilled Worker Visa sponsorship (if required)
  • Assistance with accommodation (1 month bills covered)
  • Industry relevant professional subscription
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Relocation assistance
  • Training and development
  • Annual leave entitlement of 30 days
  • Company pension scheme
  • Length of service award


Hours of Work

  • 38 hours per week
  • Monday – Thursday: 8 am to 5 pm
  • Friday 8 am to 3 pm


Role Responsibilities

Reporting to the Head of Design, duties will include but not limited to:

  • Create mechanical designs; schematic drawings, calculations, BOM and project specific specifications
  • Develop project specific BMS control design strategies and requirements
  • Help in the training and development of junior staff
  • Attend project meetings internally and externally
  • Work alongside project managers, and other team members
  • Travel to UK sites to carry out surveys or existing systems
  • Make sure work meets and complies with relevant health and safety regulations and standards




  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering/Building Services or equivalent
  • Chartered member of CIBSE or equivalent

Essential skills and experience:

  • 5 years of relevant experience
  • Knowledge and experience in designing commercial heating and cooling systems
  • Well-versed in British and/or European standards, legislation and working practices
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A strong communicator
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Experience in designing spatial layouts for mechanical services
  • Able to survey sites and prepare building energy assessments and audits
  • Fluent written and verbal English language skills

Desirable skills and experience:

  • Well-versed in AutoCAD, Revit and the latest BIM 360 software packages
  • Experience in utilising IES, Hysopt or similar
  • Previous experience in building thermal (energy efficient measures) to support building decarbonisation plans

For applicants outside of the United Kingdom applying through the Skilled Worker Visa route, additional requirements include; proof of English language proficiency, a Tuberculosis test for some countries and a clean immigration history


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