Stantec Senior Mechanical Engineer - Bristol in Bristol, United Kingdom
Stantec have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to join our team in Bristol, on a permanent basis.
Primary purpose of role;
Globally, Stantec sets the gold standard for the water and natural resources sector as well as being one of the top engineering consultancies in the NCE listings. In the UK, Stantec has been selected by a number of key Clients to provide strategic consultancy services and recently opened our Bristol Office. As a consequence we are now looking for the right people to join our team to help deliver these exciting opportunities.
This is a chance to join a dynamic team of providing support in the delivery of effective solutions to Client’s needs.
The role will support Project Managers and Project Technical Leads by providing technical expertise to ensure that projects are delivered to cost, schedule, technical and quality standards to meet both client and Stantec expectations.
As part of the Design Team the role has responsibility for providing support in all areas of Mechanical Engineering in the development of efficient technical solutions that will deliver improvements to treatment facilities and infrastructure in line with Client strategic requirements.
Technical expertise in mechanical engineering
Appropriate knowledge of the Water Industry
Experience in asset surveys, feasibility, outline and detailed design, construction support and commissioning of mechanical plant and equipment
Experience in undertaking DSEAR Assessments and Audits, ensuring compliance with client and regulatory requirements
Responsible for supporting the Project Technical Lead and Project Manager to ensure the successful delivery of robustly defined technical solutions
Undertake feasibility, scoping and design activities on projects within the required timescales and within agreed design budgets
Undertake production of technical reports, calculations, development of design and construction drawings and specifications in compliance with relevant industry standards. Ensure all solutions are safe to build, operate and maintain
Preparation of the Business Case Reports clearly defining the project proposals for submission for governance approval
Provide technical design support during the procurement, installation and commissioning of the selected solution
Work closely with the all parties in the project team to ensure the right solution is delivered
Communicate and quantify any residual risks associated with the preferred solution
Work collaboratively with Client, Project and Contractor Teams to deliver integrated design solutions
Investigate and apply innovative approaches that will improve the way we work and drive efficiency
Maintain up to date technical knowledge of survey, design, drafting, project and contract management standards and techniques
Liaise with client and ensure that programmes and projects are managed effectively to ensure delivery in a manner which meets quality, time and budget specifications
Maintain communication and develop ongoing relationships with clients, stakeholders and customers as required
Undertake appropriate research of existing assets and investigation and design modifications / improvements
Provide leadership and co-ordination of the Mechanical Engineering Team locally to support the Regional and Technical Discipline Lead
Undertake the design activities using appropriate software and applying relevant design standards
Using appropriate software to provide advice, solutions and successful project outcomes for clients
Complete all work in line with Stantec Core Values and in accordance with Stantec Quality Systems and Project Quality Procedures
Senior Mechanical Engineer - Bristol
Degree qualified (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering or other relevant subject
Professionally qualified and member of a relevant engineering institution e.g. CEng IMechE
Experience in the design of treatment facilities and mechanical infrastructure, with experience in the water industry
Experience in power generation and Energy from Waste Sectors would be beneficial
Knowledge of DSEAR assessment, SIL analysis and HAZOPs
Computer literate with a good understanding of appropriate software packages
Knowledge and skills in the in the planning, specification, design procurement and commissioning of projects
Possess sound knowledge of current legislation and able to work in accordancce with QA and H&S procedures.
Able to integrate well into a team as well as work independently
Experienced level of decision making and ability to prioritise and manage conflicting demands
Strong communication skills all levels with the client, suppliers, contractors and design team – both written and oral
Excellent organisational skills and able to multi-task
Must be able to plan and prioritise work load effectively
Experience of mentoring staff
Excellent client service focus
Flexible approach to work
We are an equal opportunities employer
Design, Mechanical Engineering
At MWH, we believe growing a great engineering, consulting and construction services company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary. We believe that building a great career is as important as Building a Better World .
If working on the best water and natural resources projects around the world, building on your talents through a premier knowledge-sharing culture, and connecting across borders with some of the world’s top talent appeals to you, join us.
MWH Global…we’re looking for opportunities.
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