Mechanical Design Engineer - District Energy

Reading, Berkshire
40,000 - 45,000 per annum
Dec 31, 2021
Jan 18, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
***This is a permanent position***

A leading design consultancy are recruiting for an experienced Design Engineer. Do you have experience in the energy sector? Or have you provided engineering advice and technical solutions across a wide range of energy related projects such as district heating and cooling networks? If so then this could be he role for you!

This role offers a variety of work;
  • Design work across all stages of the project lifecycle;
  • The sizing of major plant and equipment for large scale district energy schemes
  • Site based review and support works
  • Client facing activities
  • Co-ordination of internal and external design and project resources
  • Undertaking of detailed design calculations
  • Writing of technical documentation including project design drawings, specifications
  • Writing of sub-contractor scopes and major plant documentation;
  • Creation of PFD's, P&ID's

The following experience is required for this role;
  • A minimum of 1/2 years' experience in a related role or relevant field of engineering
  • 3D CAD/ mechanical design
  • Understanding of fluid dynamics, thermodynamics, energy transfer and stressanalysis
  • Experience of or a working understanding of district heating schemes or knowledge of heating/ cooling network funding mechanisms is desirable

Salary on offer for the role is £40,000-£45,000 depending on your experience and offer a degree of flexibility with the opportunity to work from home some of the week.
You'll be working for an established international consultancy based in the Reading area. An organisation that works with a wide range of customers and prides itself on building lasting professional relationships. If you want to join an organisation that places a great emphasis in its staff and their development, then this may be the perfect fit for you.

This is a great opportunity, which will place you in a key role for our client's continued growth and expansion.

To find out more about Huxley Engineering, please visit

Huxley Engineering, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales