Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Temporary
  • Anywhere
  • £25 - £35/hour USD / Year
  • Salary: £25 - £35/hour


Seven Resourcing are looking for a temporary Senior Mechanical Engineer to work in Gateshead. This position is initially for a period of 6 months and is paying from £25.00 – £35.00 per hour (PAYE and umbrella payment options are available).

The role:

This role will work in the Capital Works Technical department of Gateshead Construction Services, working with customers, partners and other stakeholders to provide a comprehensive Mechanical Engineering service across pre-construction, design, technical development, specification and recording of projects to domestic and non-domestic buildings.

Key Responsibilities:

To implement the standards and the policies of the Service.

To carry out projects within expenditure and time constraints.

To work collaboratively with other Officers, Services, Agencies and the general public.

To take responsibility as the Lead Officer on projects, prepare feasibility studies, comprehensive works packages comprising designs, specifications, associated pre-construction information, act in the roles of Contract Administrator and Principal Designer, aligning to the RIBA Plan of Work 2020, the CDM Regulations 2015 and Service Operational Procedures.

To undertake design coordination and value engineering activities where required.

To undertake building surveys, establish property conditions, and recommend remedial action.

Provide mentoring support to less experienced colleagues.

Other duties and responsibilities appropriate to the grade of the post.

Applicant Requirements:

Qualifications: HNC / HND in Building Services Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
Experience: Surveys, scoping, specifications, technical design, coordination, value engineering, installation and inspection. Specific design software (Hevacomp, IES), AutoCAD and NBS.
Compliance: 2 years written references and eligibility to work in the UK.
Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.
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