Mechanical Engineer International Sponsorship Available

May 17, 2024
£38.2 - £43.4 / year

Job Description




Salary ranges from £38,223 to £43,421 annually.

Permanent, full-time, 37 hours each week.

Preston, Lancashire.

Pay Award Pending

International Sponsorship –This post is accessible for worldwide sponsorship.


Mechanical Building Services Design Engineer.

Building and Design Team

Preston, Lancashire (with remote/home working options!).

£38,223-£43,421 (Grade 9)

We are now recruiting.

Lancashire County Council is seeking a Building Services Mechanical Design Engineer to join the Building Design Team, part of the Asset Management Service.

Our Building Design staff is a diverse and specialised staff.We help to deliver a comprehensive capital strategy that invests in the county council’s property, which includes schools, libraries, museums, and offices. Our amazing team includes architects, mechanical and electrical engineers, structural engineers, and building services engineers.

We are looking for…

Creative and ambitious. Experienced Mechanical Design Engineer. As part of a small team, you’ll manage building projects from conception to completion, contributing to team performance along the way. You’ll support the Mechanical Project Manager and lead or support a variety of projects, including new and replacement heating systems, hot water, legionella mitigation, ventilation, air conditioning and gas installations. Your expert expertise will help to the administration of project finances, health and safety, surveys, and more. You’ll be confident and self-assured, with the ability to engage with a wide range of technical professionals and partners. Your aggressive yet diplomatic attitude will ensure that projects are completed on time, safely, and professionally.

As a mechanical design specialist for building services, you’ll be passionate about sustainability and carbon reduction. Your innovative approach will contribute to the decarbonisation of Lancashire’s infrastructure by replacing outdated heating systems with air-to-water heat pumps, installing solar panels, and more.The ideal candidate will be imaginative and creative, with a focus on future technology and knowledge of decarbonising building services for diverse portfolios.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in Mechanical Building Services Design and be able to challenge external partners and multidisciplinary teams. They will also be confident in challenging processes and procedures to ensure legislative and strategic requirements are met. The role requires a calm, purposeful, and tactful approach to project delivery.

In return, Lancashire County Council provides a variety of incentives, which can be seen on the LCC Vacancies website.

So, if you want to join our excellent design team and work in a collaborative and imaginative environment, look no further for your next position!Remote/home functionality is also supported!

You will be needed to furnish a car for usage in conjunction with the duties of this position, which must be insured for business purposes. However, we may consider you if you are unable to drive due to a disability.

Please ensure that you have uploaded and included your supporting statement demonstrating how you meet the requirements for the post. Without this evidence, the panel may be unable to consider you for an interview.

We reserve the right to close a vacancy early, before the closing date, if we get enough applications.