AECOM Principal Mechanical Engineer in Bristol, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Avon, Bristol

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking a Principal Mechanical Engineer to be based in Bristol. You will be in charge of mechanical projects which you will project manage and lead. You will be involved in design and specifications, business development, the running of operations, people management and you will act as a key point of contact within the business.

About us:

AECOM Building & Places is built to modernise, expand and deliver the most iconic and complex structures ever conceived. Buildings & Places Infrastructure offers a one stop shop to complete some of the country’s most challenging projects by leveraging our scale, unique service offering and world-class talent. We work flexibly and co-operatively to achieve more.

Our Building & Places division provides a multidisciplinary offering consisting of a variety of consultancy services ranging from Civil, Structural, MEP and Environmental Engineering, Cost & project Management and Quantity Surveying.

Our industry leading and award-winning team consists of over 400 people nationwide. The mechanical and electrical engineers work on projects within residential, commercial, aviation, defence, healthcare, education, pharmaceutical, sports, and leisure. We are market leaders on large international projects as well as small scale local experts who seek to improve communities through strong design and infrastructure projects.

We are friendly, busy and motivated with an established track record of successfully delivering local and overseas projects. Some of our flagship work in recent years include;

Palace of Westminster, Southbank Place, Arctic Science centres, The Bank of England, BBC Broadcasting house, The Titanic building in Belfast and the St Pancras Chambers Hotel in London to name but a few.

Job Responsibilities:

You will be an established Principle Mechanical Engineer who has developed from a Senior Engineer and is chartered. You will have experience with similar consultancies or other relevant experience as a project lead that translates well to our working style.

Design and Specification creation

Carry out design and specification of mechanical building services systems for construction projects.

Be a point of contact and decision maker

Liaise with internal and external design teams

Liaise directly with clients

Assist the Associate Director with their team management responsibilities.

Ensure effective communication of business issues to all staff reporting to you.

Report writing and on-site Inspections

Carry out site inspections and reporting during construction phase of projects.

Quality checking

Work to all relevant AECOM and external standards

Sign off work from junior engineers

Project Manage

You will effectively control commercial, managerial and technical aspects of the project.

Business Winning

Implement the Company's strategy relating to customers with regard to gaining repeat business, and be aware of marketing opportunities and the capability of the business as a whole

Minimum Requirements

  • You will have experience of the design and specification of building services systems, ideally in a consultancy role

  • You are a good communicator with good team working ability, and you will have experience of the management of junior staff and quality sign off

  • You will be in charge of the financial and resourcing elements of project control and should be self-motivated and willing to learn and develop

  • Work experience within a similar consultancy or other relevant business

Preferred Qualifications

  • A degree in a relevant engineering discipline which is accredited by CIBSE and/or IMechE. S

  • You will be a Chartered Engineer or you will be working towards Chartered Engineer status

  • Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity,The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 189192BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.