Mechanical Engineer, London

About the role
Atelier Ten is an international environmental design and building services consultancy and lighting design firm creating high-performance, sustainable, award-winning buildings. Our projects give back to the wider environment, conserve resources and foster innovation. Our London office has an immediate opening for a full-time Mechanical Engineer as part of our engineering team.

As a member of the engineering team, you will report to a Senior Engineer or above. You will be responsible for supporting work on a range of projects. Using industry benchmark and internal standards, the post holder will ensure not only the timely delivery of accurate project information but also provide a point of contact between engineering staff and the in-house CAD team.

Key accountabilities

  • Demonstrate reasonable knowledge in mechanical engineering
  • Actively commit to developing specialist skills in one or more disciplines
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Atelier Ten’s approach
  • Actively committed to pursuing CPD of all relevant disciplines
  • Able to provide accurate calculations and drawings in relevant disciplines
  • Deliver technical solutions in accordance with client brief
  • Liaise with client, architect and other members of the design team
  • Help to facilitate the development of client brief by supporting other members of their teamEffectively co-ordinate with in-house engineers, the environmental team and members of the CAD team
  • Engineer systems within the agreed time scale
  • Maintain overview of project work and provide updates as and when required to line manager/project manager
  • Appreciate the need for effective liaison between Atelier Ten, clients and architects
  • Report any feedback or issues concerning the project from clients
  • Foster positive relationships within Atelier Ten

What we offer
In return for your enthusiasm and commitment, you get:

  • A competitive salary
  • Exciting and varied day to day work as part of a team
  • A hybrid work environment
  • Excellent opportunities for career growth
  • Extensive training opportunities

Who are you?
We’re looking for someone who has experience working in a fast-paced office environment with the ability to manage multiple deadlines and work as part of a team as well as having the initiative to work under limited supervision. You’re proactive, self-motivated with strong interpersonal skills and comfortable working with colleagues on all levels.

Qualifications and skills

  • A degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Working towards relevant professional qualifications
  • Minimum three years’ experience within an engineering environment
  • Experience across a wide variety of project work
  • Practical knowledge of project work coupled with an understanding of project management tools
  • Understanding of the deliverables associated with projects within the public and private sector
  • Understanding of project co-ordination
  • Team player
  • Appreciates the need for the application of consistent standards and metrics
  • Ability to work under limited supervision
  • Ability to manage workload
  • Good writing skills for producing written reports
  • Effective IT skills for producing material

Please send a cover letter and your CV in PDF format to

Atelier Ten reserves the right to alter the content of this job description to reflect changes to the job, without altering the general character or level of responsibility.