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Contract REF: #BBBH10349

Mechanical Design Engineer - Water Framework - Hybrid Contract

£450-£500 per DailyPeterborough


Hi all, I am currently working with a tier 1 contractor who are part of the @one alliance on the Anglian Water Framework who are in need of a Mechanical Engineer to deliver on their infrastructure projects.

  • Term - 12 month rolling contract.
  • Rate - Circa £500 a day.
  • Working arrangement - 2 days in Peterborough / 3 days WFH.

Key responsibilities:

  • Taking mechanical design deliverables through their full design lifecycle.
  • Collaborating with other disciplines.
  • Developing specifications.
  • Involvement in stakeholder discussions.
  • Participation in design review meetings.

Please use the link below to submit your application!

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What you will be doing as our new Mechanical Engineer?

Working within a multi-disciplinary project team, you'll provide the mechanical engineering technical capability and design expertise to develop and deliver water and water recycling TOTEX solutions.

Duration of contract - 21/02/2025

Hours of work - 40 hrs / week


  • Lead the preparation and analysis of key mechanical options, for review and agreement with the client and key project stakeholders ensuring risks and gaps are mitigated whilst always upholding the Project Basis of Design.
  • Design calculations facilitating the sizing of mechanical, hydraulic, power generating and building services equipment.
  • Liaise with the supply chain to ensure the latest technologies are assessed and understood as part of the optioneering process.
  • Collaborate with the design team to develop 3D models and solutions.
  • Oversee the outputs for a number of processes including P&IDs and Datasheets. HAZID and HAZOP studies and mechanical input into commissioning plans, including proposed performance tests.
  • Support the team in the drive towards excellence in Health and safety, demonstrating applied knowledge and skills to produce safe designs to discharge your obligation according to CDM Regulations and standards.
  • Identify and promote opportunities to meet the project's digital, sustainability, innovation and people objectives.

A little bit about your skills, experience, and behaviours:

To join us on our quest for consistent engineering excellence, you'll hold a minimum of an HND or equivalent in a mechanical engineering discipline and have extensive practical mechanical design experience in a similar environment. With a proven track record of designing hydraulic and mechanical systems and products, you'll also possess a good understanding of modular build and construction processes and procedures. Your broad knowledge of electrical control, instrumentation and switchgear equipment and suppliers will allow you to make value-added suggestions and make informed decisions on how to best proceed in complex situations.

Working in a collaborative and integrated way, you'll be acutely aware of how your work and actions impact not only your colleagues but also our customers across the region. Always Working with accountability and integrity, you'll take personal responsibility but also showcase strong teamwork skills to assist in meeting project timelines. Always willing to safely try new approaches and processes, you'll enjoy utilising new technologies where possible to drive efficiencies.

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Teo De La Cruz

Associate Director – Framework Engineering