Significant growth sees huge opportunity with CambridgeHOK

CambridgeHOK are the leading supplier of glasshouse, Vertical Farms and energy solutions, supporting some of the UK’s biggest names and projects in the horticultural industry, including the Eden Project.

The company provide a number of services, including Heating and Energy Saving Solutions, Combined Heat and Power, Glasshouses, Control Panels and Structural Engineering.

Continuously innovating, CambridgeHOK are now looking to diversify, providing the products and services that have delivered so much success in Horticulture to businesses in other industries.

CambridgeHOK is full of ambitious people with big ideas and the growth plans in place have created a number of opportunities, meaning you can join the business at one of the most exciting phases in the company’s recent history.

You can explore some of the many projects delivered on the company website.

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A Period Of Great Opportunity

A recent period of accelerated growth has seen CambridgeHOK take a number of exciting projects, including providing a bespoke controls system at the Eden Project and the Growup Urban Farm project where works were carried out to complete climatic control, air flow management and building management systems using vertical growing technologies and specialist horticultural Philips LED lighting.

With demand for their expertise growing there are currently three opportunities within the engineering and operational teams reporting into Design Manager Jon Aird who joined the business at the end of 2019.  He commented: “The team we are building is full of people that want to learn and grow, a solid engineering team in terms of skill and experience but full of people that are interested, motivated and want to have fun along the way.  We have made some changes to our structure and the way we work to improve the efficiency of our project delivery and the additions of these people will allow us to continue with our growth plans as we look ahead to 2021.  It’s an exciting time.”

Full detail of all positions can be found below

Senior Electrical Design Engineer

This senior role is central to the business and is a key part of how the business will grow.  The right person for this position will enjoy a varied role working on bespoke projects across Horticulture, Energy and Construction.

The role will include concept design and costings, detailed design, supporting the delivery team and the mentoring and development of others.

The work we do includes Lighting upgrades, Control Panels, Small Power, Full Plant Rooms and CHP’s from small scale to 30MW. If you want an end to end role with more variety, more control and influence at the heart of a growing team this could be you.

Project Manager

The business is expecting to continue increasing the number and size of projects it delivers. The new position is a new role in an expanding department where professional, flexibility and a can-do attitude coupled with great interpersonal skills are highly valued.

Ideally, you’ll have experience of managing projects in a moving environment with a demonstrable track history of successful project delivery.

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

This is an exciting time to join our company as the horticulture industry is rapidly developing sophisticated HVAC systems to maximise food production.

HVAC engineers will play a key role in developing vertical farms, which will help prevent future global food shortages. In depth experience with plant rooms, CHP, mechanical ventilation and cooling systems is vital. Ideally you will have experience with IES or thermal modelling software. An enthusiastic and can do attitude will be valued in our growing company.

CAD Engineer

Whatever your background in engineering, if you’re an already working as a CAD engineer this is a chance to further your career and find your passion in a rapidly growing and forward-thinking company.  Projects at Cambridge HOK are cutting edge and this role will give you the opportunity to work across fabrication, planning, mechanical, electrical and structural engineering.  The environment is one of support, continuous learning and innovation – the projects are diverse.

If you relish a new challenge, the chance to develop and work on cutting edge projects, click the below link for more information and to apply.

For more information call 01482 628808 today

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