Key information

Location: Sheffield Manchester
Job Reference: ME/01

The role

As a key member of a multi-disciplinary team Senior Mechanical Design Engineers will apply their technical knowledge and managerial skills to deliver innovative and economic projects that meet our Clients requirements.

The Senior Mechanical Engineer will act a mentor to junior team members and ensure compliance across the team’s work.


Within this role your responsibilities will include:

  • Assist the Associate Director with client liaison and ensure that the project meets the clients’ objectives and requirements. To act as key client contact for project delivery, representing all of Waldeck’s services on a daily basis.
  • Identify opportunities to increase Waldeck’s services provided on each project.
  • Participate in the preparation/presentation of proposals/bids as required including estimating timescales and costs for proposed works.
  • Implement actions within Key Account Plans as required.
  • Produce deliverables in accordance with the allocated budget.
  • Support the Associate Director in the day to day management of workload.
  • Undertake significant elements of the design personally, including but not limited to: producing design calculations, sketches, specifications, reports and risk assessments. Where necessary, undertake analysis of project elements using suitable software packages and produce computational models accordingly.
  • Undertake thorough checking of technical content of work carried out by others to ensure that deliverables are correct and in accordance with all relevant standards and regulations.
  • Ensure that all work is carried out in full compliance with the Company’s Procedures. Participate in Quality Audits and ensure that any non-conformances are closed out within agreed timescales, and proactively adopt / disseminate best practice wherever it is identified.


  • 26 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Company funded professional memberships
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Full support and guidance towards chartership
  • Funded team socials and events
  • High street discount scheme
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Mega-projects throughout the UK and internationally
  • Mental Health Wellbeing app
  • Specsavers discount scheme

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The ideal candidate for this role will have experience in a similar role, a degree in a relevant building services-related subject and be chartered or working towards chartership. You will have a sound understanding of AutoCAD and other similar design systems and be an excellent communicator, both written and verbally.

To find apply, please send your CV to Becky Hicks.

Becky Hicks


Becky Hicks
Group HR Assistant