Exciting opportunity to jump start a career in sustainable engineering
LEDA are seeking to recruit a a top graduate to join our multi-disciplinary team of engineers, designers and architects.
Join our team who are passionate about creating the very best for clients with an environmental sustainable ethos underlying everything we do.
Our projects are varied but include some important local projects. You will be given opportunities to learn and develop, with the tools and training budgets, and from the start working with some of the top designers in the construction industry. Your input and ideas will be actively encouraged and listened to and you will take a real part in projects from day one.
Leeds Environmental Design Associates (LEDA) are a small team of designers dedicated to creating great sustainable buildings that respect the environment and are a joy to use. We are a multi-disciplinary co-operative of building services engineers, energy consultants, and architects delivering integrated design solutions in tandem with specialist advice, feasibility strategies and low carbon consultancy.
LEDA are looking for the right person to join our building services engineering team. As part of a small and close-knit team based in Leeds, you will be expected to take on a project or senior engineer role where you will be running projects and meeting clients, doing your own surveys, reports, designs, drawings and supervising others to carry out design and drawing work.
You will use the latest technology and be a key part of our future developments including BIM implementation, Passivhaus design, Post Occupancy Evaluations, and LEAN design to name a few.
You should have a keen interest in energy, buildings, and creating the right working and living environments. You will need to be resourceful, conscientious, innovative, and able to work independently. You will also need to communicate confidently with all levels of professionals and trades people, so highly developed interpersonal and presentation skills are important.
Electrical design experience with Amtech or similar is essential and other experience advantageous. Familiarity with CAD software, and Revit in particular will also be an advantage.
We expect you will have relevant experience or an engineering or science degree and about 5 to 10 years working experience.
The LEDA team consists of experienced chartered engineers and architects who will provide training and monitoring, enabling you to learn and progress. We will also provide external CPD and training courses to ensure you meet criteria for chartered engineer status if not already obtained.
Salary offered will be based on your experience relative to existing employees, with a range of between £26k – £35k.
LEDA are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.
If this appeals to you send us a short email explaining why, together with your CV to email@example.com