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Position – Design Engineer – Mechanical (UK Water)
Location – Bengaluru, Karnataka

Job description

  • We are now recruiting talented individuals to fill our current vacancy for Design Engineer to work on our projects in Bangalore.
  • To be considered for a role we are seeking candidates with the following credentials:


  • Bachelor/Masters (B.Tech/M.Tech) in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University.
  • 5 – 8+ years of relevant experience in the design of water and wastewater treatment systems, drainage, and pumping stations.
  • Registered or accredited professional, preferably MIMechE with CEng/IEng or chartered/ incorporated member of similar standing relevant professional organization IMechE UK
  • Application of quality management systems and managing project teams
  • Knowledge of relevant British Standards is preferable.
  • Excellent oral/visual/written communication skills in English language and experience in working with remote clients and multi-disciplinary teams

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Managing selected projects (or components of projects) for the Water Mechanical team.
  • Managing the production and verification of analysis and design, including drawings and reports, relating to projects.
  • Taking responsibility for technical resource allocation, quality assurance, and client feedback and ensuring effective communication of any changes/ modifications.
  • Proactively engaging with various Arcadis Regional offices/ teams regarding safe design requirements, and flag risks at appropriate levels. Resolving issues and create strong relationships with project colleagues in the regions, evidenced through great feedback.
  • Developing technical methodologies which add value to the scope from other Arcadis Regions, and guiding junior colleagues to do the same
  • Reviewing work and drive the culture of checking and accountability in the team, including interdisciplinary checks
  • Familiarization with client specific specifications, processes, and technical preferences.
  • Proactively engaging and participating with the relevant Communities of Practice.
  • Liaising and assisting the project manager to ensure commercial aspects relating to the design team can achieve a successful result. Developing plans and budgets for medium-size and/or complex tasks and monitor progress against these.
  • Identifying opportunities and driving the implementation of re-engineering strategies to maximize the value of design input.
  • Working in collaboration with other design disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design.
  • Providing technical advice to project team members.
  • Handle multiple management responsibilities, overseeing the work and / or development of multiple colleagues working on complex projects in a single discipline.
  • Design Health & Safety management for the project works.

Software Expectations:

  • Strong command of BIM / digital/data analytics software as applicable.
  • Demonstrated delivery acumen. Experience in mechanical design, specifications, drawings, and BIM models for medium to large scale projects related to,

Water and Wastewater Treatment plants,

  • Pumping stations and other related structures,
  • Water and wastewater conveyance systems,
  • Drainage systems,
  • Flood protection facilities,
  • Hydraulic design related to above including hydraulic calculations
  • Surge analysis and pipeline surge mitigation preferable

Knowledge/ experience in UK/ European water industry is preferable.

  • Preparation of design input to the Design Team and co-ordinate with other staff to prepare drawings.
  • Liaison with other team members to produce good design solutions as per the best design practice.
  • Keeping up to date with innovations and developments.
    Performing other duties and responsibilities as required from time to time.
    Good knowledge of Microsoft office.

Required competencies:

  • Sound technical knowledge, academically good.
  • Familiar with British codes, drawing standards, and practices related to Mechanical/ water utility modeling and drawing production.
  • Awareness of software used for BIM modeling like Revit
  • A strong, self-motivated, and assertive person capable of working under pressure.
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Flexible to adopt new work /challenge work as per business requirements.
  • Compliance with the Arcadis business management system.
  • Health & Safety Management
  • Performing other duties and responsibilities as required from time to time.
  • This role provides Design or redesigns complex models, drawings, and technical specifications from general written or verbal specifications from Group Leader.
  • Liaison with other team members to produce good design solutions as per the best design practice.

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