Construction Engineer - Mechanical


Morgan Sindall Infrastructure
Vacancy title
Construction Engineer - Mechanical
Contract type
Full time permanent

Construction Engineer - Mechanical

Location: Cumbria

Talented people are the key to our success

As well as a great salary, look at the benefits that are on offer: Here

  • Holidays
  • Flexible & adaptable working
  • Pension scheme
  • Bonus
  • Car scheme (If applicable to role)

Your CV will be screened by an experienced recruitment consultant, and you will hear back from us within 48 hours.

About us:

Come and work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry? 

Job Title: Construction Engineer - Fit Out

Job Summary: We are seeking a highly skilled Construction Engineer to oversee the design, construction, installation, and commissioning of mechanical systems for our construction projects. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in the successful delivery of mechanical projects, with experience in both new build and refurbishment projects.

Construction Engineer – Mechanical / AP. 

The Role: 

This role will cover multi-disciplined works Mechanical works within a ILW storage facility on the Sellafield site. The works shall be delivered in a highly regulated environment, ensuring compliance with Sellafield procedures, project collaborative management plans and local site arrangements. 



  • Support delivery of the site establishment phase, the BEPPS2 main build and sub-projects being undertaken to support this overall project.
  • Supporting site delivery teams, liaising with design and the building operator.
  • To have worked within and to have a conversant understanding of safe systems of work involving the PSSR (2000) and PSER (2016) regulations for pressure systems.
  • Work as part of the Project team on large projects in a complex, highly regulated Nuclear environment.
  • Develop and implement safety systems of work involving pressure systems.
  • Work as part of the Project team on large projects in a complex, highly regulated Nuclear environment.

To thrive in the role you will need:  

  • Should have a background in Mechanical and Pipework Engineering and a working appreciation of the other major disciplines. It would be a benefit to have a working level knowledge of Design and working with Designers.
  • Typically hold an advanced vocational qualification with extensive practical experience. 
  • Should be an experienced Project Engineer, with a proven track record of safe and successful delivery within a project team. With the understanding of processes and tools employed to achieve this.
  • To have had training and experience as working as an AP / SAP Mechanical (if the training has lapsed, then this will be given to right candidate). 
  • Should be experienced in managing a team of site-based engineers, supervisors, and craftsperson’s in delivery of work to quality, cost and schedule.
  • Be able to work with the MSA Supply Chain and to have the sufficient commercial knowledge and skills to support the project Procurement Team.
  • Demonstrate a professional approach to work and an appreciation of considerations when holding responsibility for managing both customer and contract organisation requirements and needs.
  • Have a HNC or equivalent qualification in mechanical engineering.

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves.

Our work focuses on delivering non-nuclear infrastructure activities in a nuclear environment both for civil and military customers.

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation.  We are also an Investors in People company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.

 Morgan Sindall has a commitment to sourcing candidates directly and as such we do not accept speculative CV’s from agencies. Please note that any CV’s submitted will be deemed as gifted to Morgan Sindall and any agency terms & conditions associated with the use of such CVs will be null and void.

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