Senior Mechanical Engineer (Buildings)

Role Definition

· Represent the company in a professional and diligent manner;
· Establish and maintain a strong working relationship with internal and external stakeholders, design team, authorities, utilities, and associated organizations;
· Attend meetings as required with a project team, clients, contractors etc.
· Coordinate, supervise, undertake and deliver high-quality detailed engineering design for electrical building services and power distribution systems, including calculations, analysis, schematics, drawings, diagrams, models, specifications and other documents required;
· Review and management of the project from inception to post construction duties;
· Good knowledge of relevant legislation, standards, regulations, guides, and good practices;
· Contribute and assist as required by the Project Leader.


  • Chartered Engineer and Professional Registered with Mechanical Engineering Degree;
  • At least 15 years experience in a building design engineering capacity preferably on an international level;
  • Proven ability to design mechanical building service systems and demonstrate rationale behind proposals;
  • Experience in being Lead Mechanical Engineer;
  • Required involvement from Concept to Construction;
  • Proficient in Revit and BIM;
  • Fluent in Portuguese and English (written and spoken);
  • Communicate and present in a professional manner, both written and verbally;
  • Use a variety of media in the development and documentation of a design project;
  • A good understanding of sustainability issues including passive design and low and zero-carbon technologies;
  • LEED accreditation preferred;
  • A good understanding of quality assurance and safety;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, leadership, and teamwork;
  • Actively demonstrate initiative and able to work independently under pressure to meet deadlines efficiently;
  • A flexible and open attitude towards new ways of working and commitment to independent, lifelong learning;
  • Experience in Hospital, Education, Retail, Airport, Stadia, High-rise Mixed Used Commercial projects delivery preferred;
  • Experience in working with mechanical design engineering software;
  • Wider knowledge of other engineering disciplines highly desirable.

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