Trainee Design Engineer required for our client a leading Engineering company who specialise in the manufacturing and service of smoke control and ventilation systems whose head office is based in Petersfield. They require an entry level Design Engineer to work within the sales and project teams who will ideally be based within a commutable distance of Petersfield. The role will suit a Graduate / Trainee Design Engineer but is not limited as all levels of experience will be considered.
The Design Engineer will provide technical support to the sales and project teams for all aspects of the project related to design. The objective is to develop cost effective, regulation compliant solutions within acceptable time frames. The role requires a good understanding of company products, both internally manufactured and supplied to company specifications, their performance and application limits. A thorough, and up to date understanding of all relevant building regulations and British standards is key. The ability to read and understand mechanical / electrical, architectural and construction drawings and specifications is essential.
Trainee Design Engineer Position Requirements
Fully conversant in reading architectural, mechanical and construction drawings.
Ability to communicate technical details of a design solution at all levels across a range of media.
Competent in the use of Microsoft Office.
Good level of education in English, Maths and Physics.
Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Building Services or Engineering Design.
Advantageous / Desirable
Experience in 3D modelling, Revit, BIM etc
Use of AutoCAD.
Track record of external technical presentations to a range of audiences.
Interpretation of electrical schematics / standards and their implications.
Smoke Ventilation, Fire Alarm or HVAC design experience.
Experience of working in HVAC industry or
Fire Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
Trainee Design Engineer Position Remuneration
Salary up to £25,000
25 days' holiday + bank holidays
Fantastic career progression
Pension (employee 4% - employer 8%)
Staff car parking facilities
Childcare Voucher Scheme is available.
Approved Cycle to Work scheme.
Working hours Monday to Thursday 0800 to 1600 and Friday 0800 to 1530Bennett and Game Recruitment are a multi-disciplined technical recruitment agency based in Chichester, West Sussex operating across the UK with specialist teams covering a range of industries. We are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy