Associate Director - MEP (Building Services)
Engineer a sustainable futureAre you passionate about creating innovative, elegant and sustainable engineering solutions for complex construction projectsDo you want to develop yourself further in an exciting, international environmentWe're looking for an enthusiastic Associate Director - MEP (Building Services) with 18+ years of work experience to join our growing team in Mumbai.This is a brilliant opportunity for someone who wants to leave their mark on some of the most exciting projects in the India and further afield.From helping shape entire cities to adapting infrastructure to deal with the climate emergency, a career at Buro Happold presents the chance to make a difference. With a world class reputation, our creativity and our people have delivered positive change to clients, the environment, and communities alike. If you want to be part of something bigger, this is your chance.Job TitleAssociate Director - MEP (Building Services)GradeAssociate DirectorTeamBuilding ServicesReporting toGroup Director, Building ServicesBased inNavi - MumbaiWhy BuroHappold EngineeringDescribed by our clients as 'passionate', 'innovative', 'collaborative': BuroHappold Engineering is an independent, international engineering practice that over the last 40 years has become synonymous with the delivery of creative, value led building and city solutions for an ever changing world. Having worked on every continent, our clients include more than 90% of the world's leading architectural practices and we have collaborated with global organisations such as the United Nations, The World Bank and UNESCO. Through our global community of driven, world leading engineering professionals we deliver elegant solutions for buildings and cities that seek to address the major problems facing societies today.As an organisation we strive for progress and are committed to finding new and better ways to deliver elegant solutions. We recognise that this can only happen if our people can keep up with, create and implement the latest developments in technology and ideas. We offer learning and development opportunities at every level, to help shape exciting and personally satisfying careers and ensure our engineers stay at the cutting edge of industry thought.Candidate ProfileRequired SkillsAs an experienced Mechanical Associate Director, it is expected that you can demonstrate...Experienced technical and project leaderTrack record of successful delivery over a sustained period within the industry.Extensive delivery experience in an MEP consultancy, ideally experienced on Indian projects.Demonstrable track-record mentoring and leading others,Developing individual skills, whilst encouraging collaboration and cohesive teamwork.Comfortable in an externally-facing, business development contextDegree qualifiedDesirable skillsIdeally, the candidate will have experience of working on a variety of challenging domestic/overseas projects.Experience of AutoCAD, Revit, CSC Fastrak, TEDDS, ROBOT, ETABS and SAFE preferred although notessential.Accreditation from a chartered institute desirable.Qualification & RequirementBachelor's degree (BEng) / BSc or Master's degree (MEng) / MSc from premier institutes in India.What's different about doing this role from the standard job requirements, etc.Responsibilities and AccountabilityNaturally, the responsibilities of an Associate Director will be highly varied, but can typically be expected to comprise...Lead MEP discipline projects on behalf of the group (operating as Job or Project Leader as appropriate), taking ownership for sustained and productive client relationships.In charge of multiple projects across the group, taking responsibility for the engineering solutions.Review, with the support of the Associate Director or Director, job financial performance and manage resources accordingly.Prepare Technical Specifications and check work/specifications of subordinates.Undertake project technical/quality reviews and attend design reviews for projects. Undertake site visits as needed for the smooth operation of the project(s).Contribute to group initiatives with respect to technical development / market sectors and processes.Lead a team on specific projects within the Group (mainly junior Engineers and Technicians).Guiding the lower level team members in order to achieve the project success.Support delivery of the team's Performance and Development Review process.Support the group in seeking new work from existing clientsPrepare Technical proposals.Prepare bid proposals and additional fee proposals with support of the Group Director(s) and Associate Directors(s).Reporting on technical, commercial, financial and people performance of the team as determined by the Group Director.Accountable for effective resource planning for their projects, and financial performance if advised by the Group Director.What's in it for you...In return, we can offer fantastic opportunities to...Play a significant leadership role on some of the most iconic and architecturally inspiring projects in India, with recent and current deliveries including the Godrej BKC office building, Work within a truly multidisciplinary environment, capitalising on BuroHappold's extensive knowledge base in building physics, micro-climate analysis, climate change mitigation and energy master planning to inform truly environmentally responsive MEP designsTake ownership for external relationships with architects, clients, and contractors, supporting the groupin generating new work-streams.Important informationThe post holder must at all times carry out his/ her duties with due regard to the BuroHappold Equality & Diversity Policy.You are required to set a personal example in all aspects of Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S).You are responsible for encouraging and maintaining high standards of OH&S in all areas under your control meeting or exceeding targets and reporting on OH&S Key Performance Indicators. You will ensure compliance with the Company's health and safety policy, relevant legislation and guidance in these areas.You are required to fulfil the duties appropriate to your grade as detailed in the Roles & Responsibilities sectionof the Company's Health & Safety Management System Banking, Insurance & Financial Services, Sales/Business Development, Guards/Security Services
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