Lead Project Engineer - Water treatment

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Peterborough, UK
Dates that interviews will take place
Initial telephone / Skype interviews w/c 27th January 2020
Salary to be Advertised
£40,000-£50,000 per annum and good benefits
Summary of vacancy

Do you have an Engineering background in water treatment systems, including knowledge of mechanical / process, design and commissioning? Would you enjoy delivering multiple projects simultaneously, with full ownership of all technical and engineering activity?

SUEZ Water Technologies and Solutions (SWTS) provide our customers with technology and expertise to enhance their water, wastewater, and process productivity.

Bringing together like minded people and experienced professionals, we continue to develop advanced technologies to solve the world's most complex challenges related to water scarcity, quality, productivity, the environment and energy.


About the role

What will you be doing as a Lead Project Engineer?

You will provide the Engineering expertise, coordinating the technical team to ensure on time delivery of projects, within agreed schedules and budgets. This will include responsibility that all technical documentation is correct, such as specifications for purchasing, BOM’s, data sheets, engineering CAD designs and P&ID’s.

With the capability to understand, interpret and produce mechanical & process designs of water treatment systems, additional accountabilities will involve:

  • Confirm all designs comply to engineering principles and direct any outsource engineering activity (detail designs and drawings), to meet contractual requirements
  • Make sure Environment Health & Safety (EHS) and Quality legislation adhered to
  • Site Surveys, commissioning & installation support
  • Training/Coaching Engineering Intern, news starter and outsource engineering.

Working in conjunction with project managers, you will also play a vital part in tender processes, by supporting the bid engineering team and providing your technical knowledge during the project proposal / offer phase.

What you will need and what you can gain?

Highly organised with the ability to self-motivate and operate independently, you should have worked on a range of projects including complex EPC or Joint Venture contracts within oil and gas, and able to direct and organise all engineering related aspects, both internally and externally.

Given the European element of the role and International capacity of SUEZ, you will interact with colleagues around the world and there will be the need to travel. Additional requirements include:

  • Process engineering in water treatment field.
  • Mechanical engineering, fundamental understanding in water hydraulics and chemistry, familiarity with pumps, blowers and piping design
  • Multidisciplinary approach, strong engineering aptitude, attention to details and ability to overview complex systems
  • Capability to carry out documentation for project execution
  • Basic familiarity in CAD systems (AutoCad, Solidworks) is desirable.
  • Strong communication skills, spoken and written, with fluency in English and any other language beneficial.

Join the Resource Revolution! SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions looks for innovation everywhere and now has more than 50,000 customers and 10,000 employees around the world. For more than 100 years SUEZ has been at the forefront of innovation when addressing water scarcity. Finding solutions to the world's biggest problems has never been more important than right now.

We offer a great work environment, with professional development and challenging careers along with competitive reward & benefit. SWTS is an Equal Opportunity Employer, with employment decisions made without regard to any and all characteristics protected by law.


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