Mechanical Engineer 

Location: Warrington 


Bilfinger UK is a leading engineering and maintenance provider, supporting customers across the chemical & petrochemical, nuclear, oil & gas, pharmaceuticals & biopharma, power & energy, utilities, renewables and food & beverage markets. We enhance the efficiency of assets, ensuring a high level of availability and reducing maintenance costs.


We have extensive experience in offshore and onshore facilities; specialising in asset management services throughout all life cycle phases from consulting, engineering, manufacturing, assembly, operations, maintenance, and decommissioning. This commitment is delivered by an experienced and highly competent workforce of over 4,500 employees operating from 14 offices in strategic industrial hubs, upholding the highest standards of safety, compliance and quality.


The Bilfinger Engineering Division is growing fast and we need talent like you! These exciting new positions are important to our growth strategy of providing high quality engineering, design and project services to our clients.

As a key member of the Bilfinger UK Engineering Team you will have the opportunity to work on some of the most stimulating and ground breaking EPC projects in the UK. Professional development of our Engineering Team is key to our success and if you join us, you will be given a Personal Development Plan, including training and further education along with more responsibility. At the same time, you will be part of the global Bilfinger engineering organisation, which is a 5,000 strong community that can give you wider opportunities and the possibility to work internationally. If you perform, then we will reward you with an attractive remuneration package, but also a lot of flexibility. Join us, to make Engineering work!




  • Reporting to the Lead Engineer you are responsible for the Mechanical Engineering within single or multi-discipline engineering, EPCM or EPC projects
  • Project predominantly reside in the UK, but you will be expected to carry out projects for Europe and potentially wider areas of the Bilfinger business areas
  • These projects will range across the full lifecycle from concept to commissioning, in both green and brownfield applications
  • The projects will vary in complexity and size, delivered for all the major sectors (Oil & Gas, Nuclear, Energy, Utilities, Chemicals, Petrochemicals and Food)
  • You are responsible to complete the Mechanical Engineering and Design as set out in the Project Scope
  • You shall support the Lead Engineer in delivering the Mechanical design within budget and planning. This includes change control and consistency of the Process design with the other disciplines
  • You are responsible for the quality of the Mechanical Engineering
  • You will participate in internal and external design reviews and present your designs to the Lead Engineer
  • Depending on size and complexity you may be Mechanical Engineer for one project, or for a portfolio of projects
  • You shall be able to deliver projects in a multi-discipline environment and be capable of coordinating all Mechanical engineering, with the other disciplines, EC&I, Civil and Structural, Process and Automation
  • Experience with construction, testing and commissioning activities required by Engineering to support post design activities (preferred)




If you have the following profile, then we are looking forward to meeting you

  • Previous experience as Mechanical Engineer, in single and multi-discipline projects, in an Engineering / EPCM / EPC company, in one of the above mentioned sectors
  • Good knowledge of Mechanical Engineering, but you also have a sound knowledge of Piping Engineering and other disciplines (Automation, Civil, Structural, EC&I and Process)
  • MEng / BEng in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experienced with the production of mechanical specifications, scopes of work, calculations, drawings and schedules
  • You responsibilities include: equipment type selection, specifications, bid evaluation, vendor document control, FAT/SAT/commissioning support
  • Sound understanding of the current British and International Standards and piping design codes to ASME
  • Have an appreciation with the main M&P design packages including, AutoCAD, Plant3D, E3D, Caesar II
  • SC Clearance (Preferred)
  • Result oriented. You are only satisfied after your engineering and design is accepted by the Lead Engineer, you delivered top quality and the client is satisfied
  • You plan and organise your activities with the Lead Engineer. You understand the dependencies of the engineering activities within the mechanical discipline, but also the dependencies between mechanical and the other disciplines. You have a ‘one time right’ mentality


Are you interested in this position, and do you have this profile? Then we are very interested to meet you, and we invite you to apply.

Our selection process consists of two interviews that can take place within two weeks. If you are still interested and we are still interested after the two interviews, then you will received a job offer, and then we hope to welcome you very soon at Bilfinger UK.


If you wish to speak to a member of the recruitment team, please contact 01224 246246.


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