Mechanical Engineer

£46,762 - £56,526 Per Year

UK / Greater London

Estates & Facilities Management

Freelance / Interim


Marcus May
020 3962 9900

Marcus started his career in recruitment in 1997 and has since built up a vast amount of experience within the built environment. Over the years he has largely focused on the Public Sector and has successfully recruited for roles within Capital Works, Facilities Management, Property Manageme


Job Description

REF: 14294
Posted: 11 January 2019
Closes: 10 February 2019

Consistently rated amongst the world's best universities, Imperial College London is a science-based institution with a reputation for excellence in teaching and research. Imperial has one of the largest and most diverse university estate portfolios in the country, with over 500,000 sq.m of space predominately in Central and West London, and further operational, commercial and investment property interests elsewhere in the UK. The varied portfolio includes state of the art research facilities, a broad variety of teaching and learning spaces, student and private residences, sports and recreational facilities and commercial accommodation (including retail, office and land).

Reporting to the Head of Engineering, Energy and Environment, the Mechanical Engineer will lead in the management of the design, installation, commissioning and project management of mechanically biased estate development projects across the University portfolio whilst acting as the ‘client side' mechanical building services engineer for input into the mechanical and related elements of capital projects. It is expected that the successful candidate will participate in the specification of services, consideration of new technologies, coordination with Estates Operations colleagues and the leadership of external consultants and contractors.

The successful candidate will possess proven experience in design and delivery of the mechanical elements of estate development projects of varying scale. You will have strong technical skills, with excellent knowledge and understanding of mechanical building services including design standards, systems and commissioning. It is expected that you will have worked on projects as a Mechanical Engineer either in a client side, consultancy or contractor role.

The Candidate Brief for the role can be viewed at:

Imperial Expectations

For further information or a confidential discussion please contact our advisors Marcus May ( or Ben Duffill ( of The Management Recruitment Group on 0203 962 9900. The Management Recruitment Group (MRG) has been exclusively retained for this appointment. All direct and third party applications will be forwarded to MRG.

Closing date for applications is 10th February 2019.

Imperial College is committed to equality of opportunity, to eliminating discrimination and to creating an inclusive working environment. We are an Athena SWAN Silver award winner, a Stonewall Diversity Champion, a Disability Confident Employer and work in partnership with GIRES to promote respect for trans people.

Imperial - Mechanical Engineer (Building Services)