Principle Mechanical Engineer

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Principle Mechanical Engineer

Dveloping ventilation strategies for tunnels and sub-surface metro systems; planning and leading simulation studies (we use both our own in-house 1D tunnel ventilation software and SES, plus CFX and FDS computational fluid dynamics software); planning and supervising engineering design work, from concept to detailed design stages;

Job Description

Principle Mechanical Engineer
London
Permanent
Salary - NEG

developing ventilation strategies for tunnels and sub-surface metro systems;
planning and leading simulation studies (we use both our own in-house 1D tunnel ventilation software and SES, plus CFX and FDS computational fluid dynamics software);
planning and supervising engineering design work, from concept to detailed design stages;
planning and supervising site-based work, such as airflow measurement exercises, periodic inspections and testing & commissioning activities;
ensuring that work is delivered to programme and budget;
providing coaching and advice to junior staff, for example by demonstrating key engineering calculations;
undertaking formal peer reviews of project work;
liaising with project stakeholders and providing expert advice;
developing relationships with key clients and supporting business development.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

Candidate Specification
Essential academic, professional qualifications and experience of the candidate:

Mechanical engineering degree, plus substantial work experience in tunnel ventilation.

Essential competencies / skills:

You will be able to demonstrate strong hands-on experience of planning and leading tunnel ventilation projects for underground metro systems and for rail, road and utility tunnels, with the following specific competencies:
developing ventilation strategies for tunnels and sub-surface metro systems;
planning and leading simulation studies (using 1D tunnel ventilation software and 3D CFD software);
planning and leading engineering design work, from concept to detailed design stages;
planning and leading site-based work associated with tunnel ventilation systems.
Excellent written and verbal communications skills.

Willingness to undertake short overseas trips (up to 1-2 weeks).

Desirable competencies / skills:

As a successful candidate you will be a Chartered mechanical engineer or equivalent.

Desirable competencies / skills:

Working knowledge of:

engineering design development within a BIM environment;
controls and power supplies for tunnel ventilation systems;
interface management in a multi-discipline design environment;
installation, testing and commissioning of tunnel ventilation systems.

f you are a highly motivated individual seeking your next contract engagement, then please get in touch today. Please contact or 023 9245 8005.

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is an award-winning authority in technology and engineering recruitment, filling specialist positions across some of the most ambitious technology and engineering industries in the world.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Dan Shields

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I specialise in the rail industry, sourcing contract candidates covering signalling, design and civils.