Mott MacDonald is a £1.2 billion management, engineering and development consultancy with 16,000 staff and a global reach spanning six continents.
Our network of 180 principal offices in 140 countries gives us local market insight backed by world class expertise to deliver excellence for every client.
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.
Main Purpose of the Job :
As the Assistant engineer - mechanical you will be supporting the Senior Engineer in overseeing all mechanical components to be installed on the 19.
7m3 / s pumping station. This role will play a pivotal role in the design review team.
Key Responsibilities / Duties :
Support in reviewing the contractors concept design submissions for suitability and compatibility with the requirements of the specification.
Knowledge of large capacity submersible pumps operating at around 2 cubic meters capacity and control gates
Deep hydraulic primary control structures such as roller gates and penstocks
Assist the Senior Mechanical Engineer in reviewing design, installation and operational knowledge of large pumping station mechanical components
Essential Candidate Requirements :
Degree in Mechanical engineering from an accredited university
Professional Engineering Registration or a Chartered Engineer from a recognized professional institution
Minimum 10 years demonstrable experience of similar works
Must have experience in managing, reviewing and approving of design documents and drawings associated with the screening and transfer of flows in deep stormwater / sewerage pumping stations and other associated process type buildings;
Shall be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of the following;Deep well storming water pumping station design;Design for mechanical plant (pumps, screens, cranes, valves);
Pipe line design and hydraulic calculations;Peer review mechanical contract documents, calculations & reports;Knowledge of mechanical specifications and datasheets;
Knowledge of pumping station operation and maintenanceExperience with Site inspection and supervision of contractors.
In Mott MacDonald, we have a strong policy ethical behaviour and expect the highest standards of ethical practice. These are at the core of our corporate values hence do not engage in any aspects of bribery or corrupt practice.
As such, we expect staff must always act : ProfessionallyWith integrityWith due skill, care and diligenceIn good faith, andIn compliance with all applicable laws
Ability to relate to people of diverse cultural backgrounds
Ability to effectively communicate at all levels including external stakeholders
Leadership and / or managerial experience along with mentoring skills
Ensure MacDonald HSE policies are implemented and adhered in every activity
Sound knowledge of professional and international standards