Senior Mechanical Engineer

Location Skellefteå
Salary €40 - €50 per hour
Job type Contract
Sector Technology
Reference BBBH26283_1717596615

Job scope

The Mechanical Senior Engineer(HVAC) plays a pivotal role in the design of mechanical systems for both greenfield and brownfield engineering projects. Review and clarify the relevant heating, cooling, ventilation, and other utility requirements for the different end users for their designated area, and where necessary translate them into a set of functional requirements. Resolve technical queries, continually assure the quality of the design and review of design documentation. They must have a keen awareness of the impact of mechanical design on commissioning, maintenance and operations. They are to be a technical expert in the field having sufficient experience. They are responsible for overseeing all aspects of mechanical engineering, ensuring safety, efficiency, and compliance with industry standards. In addition to this they need to be well versed in overseeing all engineering, internal as well as subcontractors engineering services and site services and provide leadership to all of the above.

Navis skills are an extra, no AutoCad or Revit design skills are required.


Educational background and previous experience required for the role.

Qualifications and experience

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Professional Engineer (PE) or other professional accreditation is preferred but not essential
  • General computer literacy (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Strong knowledge of relevant industry codes and standards
  • Native fluency in English is preferred but full technical proficiency is required
  • 5 to 10 years experience in mechanical design or industrial and engineering field preferably in complex chemical manufacturing
  • Experience of working in a multidiscipline environment
  • Experience on brownfield and greenfield projects
  • Experience of following design projects through to construction phase
  • Experience with, and motivated to, setting up work methods and procedures, work with process evaluation and documentation.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills to collaborate with cross functional teams and external partners.

Specific skills

  • Understanding of HVAC systems(Schematics, layouts , documentation)
  • Understanding of pipe/ duct supports and span requirements
  • Ability to manage mechanical equipment vendor packages
  • Understanding of static and rotating equipment

ersg are an equal opportunities employer; we are committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all job applicants. We do not discriminate against applicants on the basis of age, sex, race, disability, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender reassignment or religious background; all decisions are based on merit.