Associate Director (Mechanical) – Croydon, London – £40 – £70 per hour, Contract (ongoing)

Associate Director (Mechanical)

Rate: £40-70 per hour, Contract (ongoing)

Croydon, London

Are you a passionate Associate Director (Mechanical), looking for an exciting new role?

Coulter Elite Resourcing are currently looking for a Associate Director (Mechanical) to work with one of their well-established and very successful clients based in Croydon, London working as part of their team.

The Associate Director (Mechanical) role will be to meet with clients and maintain the Company Client Relationships, manage and carry out detailed MEP and Energy designs for a variety of projects from small surveys, feasibilities/energy studies to large-scale projects.

The role includes management of senior and intermediate level engineers, managing fees on all projects and ensuring the quality standards required of the Company are adhered to.

The role will be to oversee senior and junior staff, undertake engineering designs, assist the Directors with project management and administration duties; assist with meeting the design team budgets and costs as well as meeting programme and client deadlines.

To be successful we will expect the candidate to have the following as a minimum:

  • Candidate must hold a valid UK driving licence
  • Preferably Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering, Building Services Engineering or Chartered Engineering.
  • Experience of working in a small or medium sized consulting engineering practice (25 people or less);
  • Conversant in AutoCAD and have a working knowledge of IES, Cymap and REVIT;
  • First class technical knowledge and strong design coordination skills;
  • A track record of hands-on design and delivery experience;
  • Experience of carrying out condition surveys, feasibility studies and budget estimates for mechanical services;
  • Good commercial awareness;
  • Experience and knowledge of current Building Regulations / Renewable technologies / Thermal Modelling / SAPs/ SBEM Calculations/ EPC’s / BREEAM / Passivhaus Standards (not essential).
  • Strong client interface and Construction Industry Knowledge 

Experience of:

  • Experience and use of Revit MEP/AutoCAD
  • Experience and knowledge of current Building Regulations / Renewable technologies / IES Thermal Modelling / SAPs/ SBEM Calculations/ EPC’s / BREEAM / GLA London Plan / Passivhaus Standards.
  • Working in a small / medium sized consultancy
  • Working for a large contractor or local authority / housing association in a design capacity
  • Project management of multi-disciplinary projects
  • Production of detailed drawings manually. CAD experience essential
  • Production of tender packages
  • Carrying out tender analysis of returned tender packages
  • Production of budget costings for all aspects of services
  • Carry out site surveys in various parts of the UK using own car or public transport
  • Carry out on-site project management
  • Production of condition / dilapidation / CIF bid reports
  • Production of budget estimates

Knowledge of:

Computer Skills:

  • Excel/Word
  • Autocad
  • Cymap
  • Microsoft Project/Primavera
  • IES
  • SAP / SAP10.2 Calculations

If this Associate Director (Mechanical) position sounds like you, then please forward your CV to Monika at Coulter Elite Resourcing.

Coulter Elite Resourcing is an independent recruitment consultancy with a head office in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire supplying permanent, temporary and contract personnel from office junior through to the highest levels of management both locally and nationally. Our area of recruitment are Commercial, FMCG, Engineering, Technical and IT


We endeavour to reply to every application we receive, however due to the volume of applications sometimes we are unable to do this. If you have not heard back from us within 7 days of your application, please accept our apologises that you have on this occasion been unsuccessful in your application. Please keep an eye on our website for any future opportunities