Principal Mechanical Gas Engineer

  • Capita
  • Turgis Green, Hook RG27 0AG, UK
  • Oct 07, 2021

Job Description

An excellent opportunity for a Principal Mechanical Gas Engineer to join our Gas team. You will need to possess a suitable engineering qualification (Degree/HND or equivalent) and hold Chartered Status with a recognized Institution. You will need to be experienced within the UK’s gas industry and designing / planning UK gas infrastructure across all pressure tiers.Job title:Principal Mechanical Gas EngineerJob Description:What you’ll be doing:Taking the lead on projects for gas transmission and distribution networks.Liaise with clients regarding design deliverables, approvals and appraisals – preferably you will be a G/17, G/35, PS/5 Approver / Appraiser.Liaise with clients to ensure resolution of design queries – taking the lead, coordinating designs and deliverables.Update records to keep track of project progress.Provide technical support to projects and the wider gas team.Review external design elements to support / manage delivery.Support the Business Unit Director developing the gas team and providing technical input in to bids and proposalsWhat we’re looking for:Suitable engineering qualification (Degree/HND or equivalent).A Chartered Engineer with a recognized Institution (e.g. IMechE, IGEM) and a minimum of 8 to 10 years' experience working in the UK Gas Industry.Experience in designing / planning gas utility infrastructure, including LP, MP, IP and HP.Knowledge of Gas Network technical specifications, Gas Industry Standards and IGEM documents.Knowledge of gas network construction.Understanding of CDM Regulations and requirements for design and construction.A team player with the ability to work independently.Experience of managing the engineering on projects and leading project teams and delivery.Excellent communication skills.About Capita Real Estate and InfrastructureAt Capita Real estate and infrastructure, we create places where people can prosper.Today, critical infrastructure and public building projects need to be sustainable and environmentally appropriate. They must deliver value for the people that will use them - local communities and businesses - for decades to come. The wide range of demands requires a more holistic approach to design. That’s where we come in.Our clients rely on our commitment to understanding their challenges and finding smarter solutions, and a broad range of experts offering a distinctively diverse set of skills. Our leadership team, who are practitioners themselves, understand what it takes to deliver.Our culture is built on over 100 years of delivering excellence and creating solutions for critical infrastructure challenges. This enables us to provide a different perspective and approach; one based on what our clients need and can afford.From engineering and architectural innovation to environmental sustainability and technologically enabled project delivery, we are renowned for our breadth of expertise and holistic, collaborative approach.We’re a unique team specialising in infrastructure and buildings; the physical networks which keep the country moving and the places where people and communities can prosper.What’s in it for you?A competitive basic salary25 days’ holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leaveThe opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choiceCompany matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks’ fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave, paternity pay of two weeks…and plenty moreVoluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle – from discounts on retail and socialising, to health & wellbeing, travel and technologyAccess to our Employee Network Groups, which represent every strand of diversity and allow colleagues to connect and learn from each other on an open, inclusive platformYou’ll get the chance to follow your chosen career path anywhere in Capita.You’ll be joining a network of 63,000 experienced, innovative and dedicated individuals across multiple disciplines and sectors. There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we’ll provide the support you need to do just that. Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you.REIJobsWhat we hope you’ll do next:Choose ‘Apply now’ to fill out our short application, so that we can find out more about you.To view our Covid-19 and process adjustments information, please visit the Capita Careers site.We’re an equal opportunity employer, which means we’ll consider all suitably qualified applicants regardless of gender identity or expression, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, age, sexual orientation, disability status or any other protected characteristic. We recruit and develop our people based on merit and their passion for creating better outcomes, and we’re committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. During the application process, you’ll be asked to share your personal characteristics and data with us. This helps us understand our audience so we can make sure we are doing everything we can to attract a diverse range of people and ensure our recruitment processes are fair and inclusive.Location:Manchester - 90 Great Bridgewater Street,United KingdomTime Type:Full timeContract Type:Permanent