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Mechanical Design Engineer (Air Source Heat Pumps)

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Mechanical Design Engineer (Building Services/HVAC/ASHP)


Up to £60,000 (DOE) + Holidays + Pension + Progression + Hybrid working + More

Are you an experienced Mechanical design engineer who has an understanding of industry standards in the context of equipment sizing for domestic installations?

Do you want to join a newly established team within one of the UKs leading renewable energy suppliers, giving you the chance to work autonomously within a developing team whilst having the security of corporate company support?

This company are a renewable energy provider who are on a mission to make the world more sustainable by offering competitive energy prices to homes across several companies all of which is sourced using 100% renewable methods. Following staggering success over the past 7 years, the company set up a low carbon heating team to specialise in the heat pump industry and discover new and innovative ways to make domestic heat pumps more accessible to homes across the UK, increase in demand means they need a new design engineer to cover the forever increasing work load.

In this role you will review survey data and carry out various sizing calculations to determine a technically viable solution for incoming heat pump enquiries. You will stay on top of material schedules and prepare mechanical schematics and basic layout drawings, these will then be compiled into detailed construction packs which will be passed to the operational team who will then action the installation.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in the design and installation of Air Source Heat Pumps in a domestic setting and whilst this is a mechanically biased role, any electrical competency would be greatly advantageous. In order to be successful in this role you will need a strong mechanical background working with ASHP, HVAC or other related systems and be skilled with equipment sizing, heat loss calculation reports and the use of 2D CAD software.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experience mechanical ASHP design engineer who is looking to develop their career in a rapidly expanding company who can offer you autonomy and progression as well as long term career security. Likewise this role could be suitable for someone with a strong background in building services who is looking for a new challenge in the renewable energy sector.

The Role-
*Mechanical design engineer working on domestic ASHP
*Reviewing surveys and generating technically viable designs for operational team to action
*Technical support to the survey team
*Hybrid role- average of 3 days a week in office
*Up to £60,000 (DOE) + Holidays + Pension + Progression + Hybrid working + More

The Person-
*Strong mechanical background, ideally with electrical competency
*Previous experience in the design/installation of domestic ASHP is majorly advantageous
*Experience designing ASHP, HVAC or other related systems
*Experience with equipment sizing and heat loss assessments
*Happy travelling to office based near Burnham approximately 3 days per week

The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd regrets to inform that our client can only accept applications from engineering candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom.

Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply.