Contract: Permanent Hours: Full Time Salary: Competitive
Location: Birmingham City Centre/Jewellery Quarter Start Date: Immediate

We are a growing mechanical, electrical & environmental design consultancy based in Birmingham providing building services design and advice for a range of different developments. We are seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer wishing to progress their career as part of a lively team in a busy office environment.

Key Responsibilities:

The role will primarily involve working within a multi-disciplined team providing design and technical advice on projects for internal and external clients.

  • Design of commercial, industrial, medical, retail, extra care homes, residential, mixed-use schemes etc.
  • Production of drawings, reports and specifications
  • Direct client and external team liaison on technical issues
  • Project management & general co-ordination
  • Management of suppliers/monitoring contractors
  • Encouraging the use of sustainable design
  • IT skills (including the ability to use industry standard software)
  • Competent in the use of EDSL TAS software
  • Detailed knowledge of British Standards, Codes of Practices and other applicable materials


Essential Skills & Qualifications:

  • HNC in building services engineering/mechanical engineering
  • A sound and proven knowledge of mechanical building services engineering
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise own workload
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Building services design experience preferred
  • Desire to advance our business and your own career


Desirable Skills & Qualifications:

  • Membership of relevant society (e.g. CIBSE)
  • Knowledge of the principles of sustainable design
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Engineering Council registered



We are committed to offering each of our team members fantastic development and qualification opportunities in a friendly, supportive meritocracy. Our employees enjoy benefits including:

  • Very competitive salary
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Study/professional qualification assistance
  • Death in service benefit
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Paid time off to volunteer in the community
  • Fully supported professional career progression pathway
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity/shared parental leave


We pride ourselves on working closely with a great client base, providing excellent services and advice to each of them whilst sharing our passion and commitment for improving the built environment.


To apply please submit your CV and covering letter to or by post to ESC Ltd, Griffin House, 19 Ludgate Hill, Birmingham, B3 1DW.

ESC Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

Please note we do not accept applications via recruitment agencies.