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M8 Harthill Pedestrian Bridge
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We are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Engineer in our growing building services team. This role will see you technically and creatively challenged on some of the most interesting developments in the US and further afield. Team work and a collaborative approach are key to any project at BuroHappold, so your strong communication skills and passion to succeed with others will serve you well.
What will I be doing?
Input to the projects is likely to be varied but will include the requirement to:
Undertake detailed mechanical engineering design.
Prepare technical schedules.
Plan and manage CAD documentation of design work.
Monitor performance of Technician (as appropriate).
Under guidance of senior staff, represent BuroHappold at meetings with the client, other professionals and suppliers.
Ensure service and project work are carried out within agreed deadlines and within budget.
Ensure senior staff are kept informed of important and relevant service/design decisions and the objectives of the company and the client are achieved.
Mentor and assist Graduate Engineers.
More about you...
3-7 years' experience in building services design engineering; in HVAC designing
Ability to accept a high degree of responsibility in a team-based organisation, combined with ability to work independently.
Broad building design knowledge, from working on a wide range of projects.
Excel skills (a detailed understanding including the use of macros).
Although mechanically biased it is expected that you will have a good understanding of electrical concepts and their impact upon the overall project. Ideally also showing an awareness of other key design team members such as architects, structural and civil engineers.
Knowledge of AutoCAD, IES, and Hevacomp software
Solve some of the most interesting challenges on world-class projects in collaboration with top architects;
Work within a truly multidisciplinary environment, capitalising on BuroHappold’s extensive knowledge base in CFD, building physics, micro-climate analysis, climate change mitigation and energy masterplanning to inform truly environmentally responsive MEP designs;
Advance your career within a forward-thinking, global community of engineering professionals.
BuroHappold is proud to be a practice of a diverse range of professionals that reflects the countries in which we operate. In order to truly benefit from this diversity we must create an environment in which employees feel they can be themselves. BuroHappold actively promotes inclusivity across the practice to enable every individual to reach their full potential, feeling included is good for all of us. This begins with a fair and inclusive recruitment process which focuses on your skills, competencies and experiences in relation to the role. We understand that through collaboration, diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative and elegant solutions.