Design Engineer

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    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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    Karen Mou

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Design Engineer - Nottingham - 6 Months

About the role

We are seeking a Design Engineer to lead on the technical and engineering development of district heating schemes.

This is a fantastic opportunity, as you will be involved throughout the project lifecycle from initial consultation through to developing concept and detailed designs; as well as providing technical support during construction and operation.


  • Manage the estimating and delivery of design against design budgets on multiple projects
  • Responsible for technical and engineering activities including; calculations, plant choice, systems and drawings
  • Support the technical and engineering development of district heating schemes
  • Co-ordinate with the electrical, DHN and city design teams
  • Producing project design documentation

Essential Skills

  • You will be degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline.
  • You will have thorough knowledge of UK mechanical regulations and standards.
  • You will have an excellent working knowledge of CAD, AutoCAD, Revit and BIM.
  • You will have a wealthy working knowledge of Energy Centre functionality, operation and design.
  • You will have a strong knowledge of DH (District Heating) network design and operations.

Desirable Skills

  • Chartered Engineer.
  • Experience of working with pressure system standards and control (PED).
  • Experience of Construction Design and Management Regulations, auditing, and Design Risk assessment.
  • Commercial understanding, cost awareness and business acumen.
  • Success in solving complex problems in a structured and professional way.
  • Demonstrable experience in engineering project management and budgetary responsibility.
  • Understanding of SAP calculation and regulation.
  • Full valid UK/EU driving licence.