Mechanical Building Services Engineers - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Dun Laoghaire

Ireland - Dublin, Dun Laoghaire

Job Summary

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to join our expanding Building Services team in our Dublin Office, Ireland.

About AECOM:

AECOM Ireland is a multidisciplinary team with over 600 staff covering Building (MEP, Civil and Structural) Engineering, Project Management, Quantity Surveying, Transportation, Water, Energy & Environmental consultancy. The Building Engineering team has a large team of engineers working on high profile commercial, aviation, infrastructure, education, health, residential and mission critical projects across Ireland and abroad.

AECOM offer an excellent benefits package which includes paid health insurance, pension, 25 days annual leave, 2 paid CSR days, life assurance, excellent career progression / promotion opportunities, flexible working and extensive in house training / expertise through our global network.

About the role:

The Senior Mechanical Engineer will lead and support mid – large projects from concept through to handover. This role will suit someone with a mechanical engineering / building services degree, who is enthusiastic, self-motivated, and looking to advance their career. The successful candidate will ideally be chartered or working towards chartered status

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare specifications, schedules, drawings and any other contract documents through the RIBA / project stages.

  • Manage the mechanical design delivery of projects from concept through to completion.

  • Attend project and Client meetings on behalf of AECOM.

  • Prepare planning, design and feasibility reports.

  • Ensure that project work complies with the Project Management Plan and Programme.

  • Understand and implement AECOM’s Quality Management Policy, including performing QA checks on projects.

  • Be familiar with BIM standards and BIM project delivery.

  • Understand and implement AECOM’s Safety Health and Environment Policy.

  • Communicate effectively with clients, professional organizations, contractors, suppliers, sub contractors and other design team members.

  • Identify and meet effectively the requirements and expectations of clients.

  • Develop and mentor junior / graduate members of staff.

Minimum Requirements

  • A Mechanical Engineer or Building Services Engineer.

  • A track record of having worked on a variety of Building Services designs covering for example, Commercial, Education and Residential projects.

  • Experience of seeing conceptual designs through to completion and dealing directly with clients.

  • A track record of having delivered low energy, sustainable designs.

  • Excellent knowledge of Part L of the Building Regulations, including Part L compliance calculations.

  • Proficiency in IES / Hevacomp and working knowledge of REVIT / CAD is preferred.

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Able to make decisions, act on own initiative and operate in a pro-active way.

  • Excellent report writing skills, experience of making presentations and attending meetings with clients essential.

  • A highly motivated individual with excellent verbal communication skills.

  • Working towards or achieved a professional chartered status.

  • Be familiar with Irish Building Regulations.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ideally a graduate in Mechanical, building services or relevant discipline.

  • Proven track record in the Irish building services industry.

  • Chartered or with qualifications to become chartered.

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ireland

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 236561BR

Additional Locations UK - Belfast, UK - Birmingham - Colmore Plaza, UK - Cambridge - Wellbrook Court, UK - Croydon - Bedford Park

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.