Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer

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County Cork, Republic of Ireland

€55,000 - €70,000 per annum

Mechanical Engineer Vacancy - Cork/Dublin


Scope of the Role:


Our client is looking to appoint a Mechanical Design Engineer to their Central Engineering team in Cork and Dublin. You will work as part of a multi-disciplinary division that is trusted to deliver some of the industry's most challenging and time critical engineering projects.


Their need to recruit comes from the success of delivering for their clients in the Data Centre sector. This is a great opportunity for a design engineer with 3-5 years’ experience to work within an internationally renowned engineering firm, working on large scale multidiscipline projects. You should have the ability to make decisions, act on your own initiative and operate in a pro-active way.

Whether you are currently on your journey towards Chartership or are a Chartered Engineer, we will support you in your career development.




  • Minimum BEng or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering or related subject
  • Working towards Chartership
  • Experience working in a design consultancy - experience of working within a contractor environment is desirable.
  • High level of technical skill in Building Services is essential
  • Good level of computer literacy and mechanical software packages - an understanding of Revit and BIM360 is beneficial.
  • Capable of accurate work under pressure and able to work on several projects simultaneously
  • Able to see wider picture outside own discipline in projects is essential
  • Financial awareness useful but ability to develop this skill is required
  • Able to understand and express technical concepts in written and verbal language
  • Good report writing skills, experience of making presentations to and attending meetings with clients is essential
  • Be willing to be mobile, travel within Ireland and abroad for project related work when required




  • To undertake Building Services design on international projects with a good understanding of design standards
  • Preparation of design calculations on industry standard software for a variety of buildings
  • Review of drawings and specifications
  • Representing Mercury at meetings with clients and consultants
  • Report writing
  • Maintaining records and archives to company standards
  • Site surveys and inspections
  • Manage own workload and workload of others
  • Monitor site works
  • Assist in preparing and managing scope of works for Mercury sub consultants
  • Raise RFI’s and technical submittals during mechanical design development
  • Review development of established standard details and specifications
  • Technical responsibility for Quality associated with design deliverables
  • Review of mechanical submissions
  • Ensure consistency of approach across packages


To Apply:

Please apply online or contact Nithin at ICDS.


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