Date : 01/07/2023
About the role

Black & White Engineering (B&W) is a leading MEP design consultancy. Launched in the UAE in 2007, we became an independent company in 2014 and are now a true global consultancy with offices in Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Australia.

Our engineering expertise reaches across all sectors of the construction industry, providing pragmatic and practical design solutions to ensure our projects are spatially and operationally efficient. Our design process fully considers the installation and maintenance practicalities on site.

Due to our continued growth, we are looking to recruit a Sustainability Engineer to support the wider multi-disciplinary design team in achieving sustainable design solutions.

This role will be responsible for delivering and assessing a wide range of BREEAM projects to achieve positive design outcomes, whilst providing sound technical and design support.

We’re looking for a professional with experience in sustainability assessments and thermal modelling to highlight sustainability opportunities, preparing assessment reports and ensuring project requirements and clients’ specifications are fully met.

  • Manages the LEED certification process on projects
  • Compiles and issues feasibility studies and energy reports
  • Assists with compiling marketing material relating to sustainability
  • Marketing and technical research on renewable energy and other sustainability matters
  • Represents the company in technical meetings with customers, professional teams, and contractor teams
  • Responsible for validation of graduate engineers’ input into renewable energy reports and calculations
  • Trains junior engineers
  • Prepares and presents technical briefings to clients and staff
  • Pursues CPD programme including attending training courses and seminars, which includes improving knowledge in mechanical and electrical engineering principles and applications
  • Familiarises with fee bids and other commercial aspects of the company, including assistance with compiling fee proposals
  • Enhances skills in IES modelling to be able to generate output for energy loads and compliance with building regulations
  • Registered mechanical engineer with extensive hands-on experience in LEED and sustainable engineering
  • Knowledge of LEED
  • An accredited LEED AP with experience of achieving LEED certification on projects
  • Knowledge of MS Office applications
  • Ability to use IT-based calculation and spreadsheet software
  • Ability to prioritise own workload
  • Ability to work on deadlines
  • Desired skills
    • Data centre knowledge
    • CFD modelling experience
    • BREEAM experience
    • ASHRAE 90.1 experience
    • Thermal modelling experience
Our Values
  • Accountability: Everyone is accountable.
  • Integrity: We are straight-talking, respectful, and fair.
  • Simplicity: Both in our approach and solutions.
  • Supportive: We are approachable, inclusive, and we recognise success.
  • Quality: We strive to get it right first time, every time.
Our Strategic Themes
  • Client first
  • One Global Team
  • Employer of Choice
  • Growth
  • Innovation