Junior Mechanical Engineer

Junior Mechanical Engineer

We are seeking a Junior Mechanical Engineer to join Webb Yates Engineers in our London office. 

Webb Yates Engineers is a creative multidisciplinary engineering practice with offices in London and Birmingham. It prides itself on its close collaboration with architects to achieve intelligent, innovative structures and its large portfolio spanning from arts to aviation, prototyping to housing, and inflatables to loadbearing stone.

Department: Building Services

Location: London

Job Summary

A junior member of the building services design team with responsibilities for undertaking building services designs, attending meetings and construction sites, supervising production of project deliverables, and undertaking professional development towards Chartered Engineer qualification.


Minimum 1 year post graduate experience within a building services design office or team.

Duties and Key Responsibilities

  • Developing building services engineering designs including undertaking analysis, preparing calculations and sketches
  • Preparing reports and specifications
  • Assisting with managing the preparation of engineering deliverables
  • Checking and reviewing of engineering designs and deliverable
  • Liaising, collaborating and coordinating with other project team member
  • Attending meetings and representing the organisation externally
  • Carrying out site visits and surveys
  • Assisting with the managing of projects and other staff members
  • Acting professionally and with due regard to the public interest and to the interests of all those affected by our professional activities
  • Undertaking technical and personal self-development
  • Undertaking other tasks typical of an engineering design practice


  • 25 days annual leave, plus national and bank holidays
  • Extra day off on your birthday
  • Increased annual leave allowance for long service (3, 5, 8 and 10 years)
  • Enhanced pension contributions
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity, adoption, shared parental leave benefits
  • Flexible working
  • Relaxed and sociable office culture, with regular staff socials
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Mental health first aiders
  • Free fruit in the office
  • Eyecare allowance
  • Season ticket loan
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Tech scheme
  • TOIL scheme
  • Reimbursement of professional subscription and membership fees
  • Support in achieving relevant accredited professional charterships

Salary: Competitive

Employment type: Full-time

Start Date: As soon as possible

Application process: If you are interested in working on some interesting and challenging projects and have the right to work in the U.K., please write to us with your CV and cover letter at recruitment@webbyates.com quoting the job reference SMELON.


London Office 15 LR