Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Category:  Engineering
Contract Partner Company:  Dalkia
Employing Company:  Dalkia

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Opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer to work with Dalkia on the Hinkley Point C Project,

Main Duties : 



  • To create and implement temporary Mechanical building services design solutions for the Hinkley 'C' Common Building Services.
  • To ensure the integration, technical assurance, compliance, health, safety and sustainability of design and engineering to enable compliant defect free handover for operational service, delivered to programme and budget.
  • Coordination with the Principle Designer and Principle Contractor ensuring regular flow of information to comply with meeting the requirements of CDM.
  • Part of the CBS mechanical design team to provide design solutions including but not limited to Ventilation, LTHW, CHW & CWS piped services, wastewater drainage.
  • Collaborate and share relevant information between design services to ensure no elements of integration are left out of the final designs.
  • Create the following documentation:
    • Specifications
    • Datasheets
    • Calculations
    • Schedules
    • Drawings
  • Review and check vendor document / information for electrical compliance with project specifications.
  • Support the Design Manager and contribute to design / construction reviews & sign off.
  • Ensure design risks are considered and prepare design risk assessments. Communicate residual design risks to others.
  • Provide strong technical support and identify innovative and robust solutions.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with relevant technical consultants and suppliers.

Qualifications/Experience : 


  • Clear focus on collaboration and building relationships with other designers and project teams to deliver cost effective and acceptable design solutions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels and write clearly and succinctly.
  • Promote innovation and continuous improvement in design.
  • Excellent IT Skills are desirable.
  • Microsoft Office experience is essential including Word, Excel, Teams, SharePoint.
  • Knowledge and competency of AutoCad Duct and Pipe systems design software, knowledge and competency of AutoCad 2020 draughting software (Desirable).
  • Detailed knowledge of codes of practice, in particular designer duties and responsibilities under CDM and other regulatory requirements.
  • Minimum HNC/HND in Electrical Installation services.
  • Positive, can-do mentality.
  • Proven track record of success.
  • Collaborative nature.
  • Ability to reach sensible compromise position.
  • Strong focus on team performance, training, mentoring and integration with client and Alliance teams.


For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.