Senior Mechanical Engineer – Sydney job – konnecting – Sydney NSW


Sydney NSW

The Company

Our client is a privately owned electrical construction company which have grown to become one of Australia’s leading building services groups. They are the leading provider of Heating/ Ventilation/ Air Conditioning (HVAC), Electrical, Data, Security and Technology services.

The Role

In this senior role, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

Development of the design documents required for the project millstones, i.e. tender, preliminary design, and workshop details.

Ensure the deliverables of the project in terms of design outcomes and end results are progressing and are on time.

Maintain and develop long term relationships with all levels within the organisation currently and with prospective clients.

Key Result Areas


All aspects of Mechanical Services design from initial concepts, design development and detailed design.

Development and delivery of detailed shop drawings, calculations, reports and information on time and within budget.

Confer with engineers, customers, and others to discuss existing or potential engineering projects and products.

Direct and coordinate manufacturing, construction, installation, maintenance, support, documentation, and testing activities to ensure compliance with specifications, codes, and customer requirements.

Perform detailed calculations to compute and establish manufacturing, construction, and installation standards and specifications.

Inspect completed installations and observe operations, to ensure conformance to design and equipment specifications and compliance with operational and safety standards.

Oversee project production efforts to assure projects are completed in accordance with engineering standards and codes, shop drawings, and technical requirements.

Develop budgets, estimating labor, material, and construction costs.

Workplace Health and Safety and Quality

Report safety incidents, hazards and near misses within the prescribed timeframe to Line Manager

Comply with all prescribed company safety policies and procedures

Support Compliance with legal, professional and ethical standards in line with company policies.

Relationship with Customer

Ability to effectively engage with project teams and provide direction, guidance in relation to technical matters, standards associated with the delivery of the projects

Experience in building relationships, understanding and meeting customer needs, whilst protecting company interests.

The Ideal Candidate


Experience working on specialised Mechanical Services projects

Hands on experience in Mechanical Services design, shop drawing development, design verification, engineering change management, document control and testing and commissioning processes.

Engineering background coupled with significant experience working on large scale commercial or light industrial projects in the construction environment.

Experience with Revit and AutoCAD.

Comprehensive experience and strong track record in delivering innovation. Competencies

Well-developed written and verbal communication skills with high levels of motivation and the ability to build and maintain strong business relationships

Proven financial acumen with exposure to reporting, managing costs and financial forecasting.

Strong focus to safety, quality and continuous improvement.

Excellent time management skills and the ability to manage, prioritise multiple activities/ project deliverables


A diploma or degree in Engineering.

7 years + experience and a strong track record in the project engineering and management and delivery of Mechanical Services engineering on large scale commercial projects. You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.

How to Apply

If you think you have the above qualities, are looking for a new challenge, and believe you have what it takes to drive a team to succeed consistently, please forward your resume, along with a cover letter, by clicking on the apply button below. Preferences would be someone with European Printing press background. Alternatively, you may email your application letter with resume to and quote reference # 2613344 in the email subject .

About Konnecting

Konnecting is an Australian Skilled Migration & Recruitment Consultancy that sources candidates for niche and specialist roles. We are also a registered migration agency that processes the Australian employer sponsored 457 visas.

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