Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Job Reference: 211085
  • Date Posted: 7 April 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
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  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer

Location: Cambridge

Business Area: Building Services


To take full responsibility and lead on the preparation of designs and advice including stage and feasibility reports. Manage all aspects of Mechanical building services engineering and ensure coordinated solutions for allocated major new builds, minor works and refurbishments. The role is on a full time basis and involves working closely with both private and public sector clients, professional colleagues and other disciplines within Kier, in order to deliver a high quality and timely end product both as a team and as a part of the multi-disciplinary design offering. To assist and play an active part in developing the Business with the M&E Team and wider multi-discipline team. Assisting bid submissions, presentation materials, Fee Bidding, attend interviews with clients.

What do we need from you?

HND/Degree in Building Services Engineering or Mechanical Engineering plus significant experience demonstrating appropriate ability to fulfil the accountabilities of the role. Technically competent and having a high level knowledge and experience in the relevant discipline. Experience and understanding of Health and Safety, Quality Management and CDM regulations. Ability to work to tight timescales and budgets with no supervision

What will you receive?

Being part of Kier means living our values of being collaborative, trusted and focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture. You can also expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes private healthcare, a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:

  • Free Life Assurance

  • Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit

  • options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles

  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount

  • Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers

  • Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.

Pre-employment checks

It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/ standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy.

Kier is an inclusive employer