Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 5 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Construction
Contact Name: Petra Viola-Makk

Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer - MMC Offsite Construction - Leeds - up to £45K + market leading pension, share scheme, 25 days holiday + stats and holiday purchase scheme, free parking, subsidised restaurant, cycle to work scheme, free refreshments & fruit


A forward-thinking company within the MMC sector develops Modular Homes that's needed for the UK to fix its property crisis and deliver a housing market that caters equally to all members of society. You'll be a part of an ambitious evolving business - with chances to learn, adapt and grow yourself.

Job Role

As the Mechanical Design Engineer, you will:

  • Design and develop building services' solutions for new products, support building services' solutions for existing products
  • Assist the commercial team with site-based projects
  • Meet deliverables as directed by the Head of Engineering, to an agreed brief including cost targets, programmes, and relevant standards and regulations
  • Engage with, and technically influence the building services of the new and existing product portfolio; its design; development and execution
  • Be a stakeholder in the development of high-quality products, with a focus on the energy efficient and intuitive operation of the home
  • Prepare reports, designs and drawings as required to support the development and implementation of new and existing products. This may include design calculations to relevant codes of practice and current legislation/guidance.
  • Review and critique technical submissions from designers, suppliers and contractors.
  • Support the Quality Department to monitor and inspect work undertaken in the factory and site environments to ensure system performance and compliance
  • Support the Manufacturing Engineers with technical support and resolution of issues with a focus on MEP


You will be an experience Mechanical Design Engineer with:

  • BEng, MEng or MSc in Mechanical Engineering, Architectural Engineering, or Building Services Engineering.
  • Chartered Engineer registered with the Engineering Council (CEng). (desired but nor essential)
  • Member of an appropriate professional body (IMechE, CIBSE, MIEE or similar). (desired but nor essential)
  • Minimum 5 years of work experience as an MEP Engineer either as a Consulting or Contracting role.
  • Knowledge of the modular/off-site construction sector and the relevant construction methodologies and associated codes / standards.
  • Advanced knowledge of construction methods, materials and legal regulations.
  • Sound understanding of physics and mathematics.
  • Skilled at using 3D modelling and 2D drafting packages

What to do next...

If you are interested in this role, please contact Petra Viola-Makk at Barker Ross on 07824069855 or email your CV to

We manage roles across the construction sector, I specifically specialise in MMC & White-Collar Construction recruitment, we are keen to speak to good candidates for permanent and temporary recruitment.

If this is not the ideal role for you but you are interested in roles of this type, please do not hesitate to give me a call or email your CV to me


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Recruitment only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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