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Building Physics Engineer MAN

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8 Dec 2022

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Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Sustainability Consultant

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Building Physics Engineer | Manchester | Up to £45k

Your new company
Due to an increase in workload, this award-winning Engineering Consultancy are expanding their building physics team and are currently looking for a Building Physics Engineer to join them at their busy Manchester office.
Their Building Performance Engineering Department brings a fresh approach to M&E, and offers the expertise required for first-class environmental design of buildings including acoustics, building physics, façade performance, mechanical and electrical systems, lighting design, public health engineering, and low-zero carbon technologies. They work across all sectors, including commercial, industrial, manufacturing, logistics, retail, leisure and residential for end user clients, investors, developers, architects, and project managers or engineer-led project teams.

Your new role
Your key responsibilities will be to support in areas that include:

  • Energy modelling and building simulation
  • Completing projects for Part L compliance, CIBSE TM59/52, EPCs, CIBSE TM54 Operational Energy
  • Early design modelling looking at passive design measures
  • Liaison with design team, statutory authorities and contractors.
  • Marketing/business development skills

What you'll need to succeed

  • Proficient in IES VE building simulation software (Model IT, Apache Sim, Vista Pro, MicroFlo, VE Compliance)
  • Significant and credible experience in building physics specifically energy modelling and building simulation.
  • Completing projects for Part L compliance, EPCs, CIBSE TM59/52 Overheating Analysis
  • Ability to take on a proactive role on projects.
  • Experienced and confident liaising with design team and contractors.
  • Strong communication, research and analysis skills.
  • Motivated to reduce carbon emissions in the built environment.
  • An understanding of Building Regulations, energy codes and planning requirements throughout the UK.

Desirable (non-essential) Requirements

  • A good understanding of Mechanical Building Service Systems
  • Knowledge of HVAC system modelling, HVAC components, controls and how the systems are operated.
  • Knowledge of SAP methodology and assessment
  • IES Accreditation
  • OCDEA / LCC / LCEA qualifications.
  • Degree in Building Physics or other relevant engineering discipline.
  • Daylighting simulations.
  • Knowledge of BREEAM / WELL and any other sustainable assessment methods
  • A comprehensive knowledge of current building regulations and local planning codes.

What you'll get in return
In return for your loyalty and hard work, we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Private health care
  • Health care cash plan
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Generous Holiday Entitlement
  • Flexible working options available

What you need to do now
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