Commissioning Engineer - Water treatment

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Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
UK and Europe
Dates that interviews will take place
Initial telephone / Skype interviews W/C 17th February 2020
Salary to be Advertised
£40,000 - £50,000 per annum plus company car and good benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you a qualified Engineer within the water treatment industry, with expert knowledge of commissioning equipment including MBR ultra-filtration technology?

Would you like the opportunity to be a key player in a global organisation, supporting projects throughout the UK and in to Europe?

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 I be doing? 

In this role you will be responsible for commissioning activities associated with municipal and industrial water and wastewater treatment equipment applications, coordinating projects and generating supporting documentation and procedures, including schedules and commissioning strategies. 

This will involve: 

  • Working on equipment including pumps, heat exchangers, mixers, pressure vessels, membranes equipment, instrumentation, valves and piping systems.
  • Analysing contract data in order to achieve required performances and specifications.
  • Managing and coordinating fabrication and installation activities, on site and in workshops, ensuring products and systems conform to engineering design and customer specifications.
  • Coordinating operation, maintenance, and repair activities to obtain optimum utilisation of machines and equipment.
  • Evaluates field installations, carry out site surveys to make recommendations on design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.
  • Support local Services on troubleshooting, repairs and warranty issues resolution. 

This will be achieved through direct communication with project managers, customers on site and supporting sales teams, whilst also managing contractors and delivering any technical training, when needed. 

What are the requirements? 

Your background will include working with water and wastewater treatment equipment and processes, for both pre and post treatment, gained working in commissioning, field service or project engineering roles. You’ll require advanced water treatment process knowledge, including membrane bioreactor ultrafiltration, along with excellent organisational, communication and proactive technical problem-solving skills. 

  • Minimum HND (or equivalent) in relevant technical discipline (ideally electrical)                                
  • Technical knowledge of conventional WWT processes (Bio Reactors), MF/UF, RO, EDR, EDI, IX, MBR, ADT, ZLD, NaOH concentrator
  • Ability to read, analyse and interpret common scientific and technical documents/drawings like P&IDs, Ladder logic, electrical schematics and isometric drawings.
  • Experience and confident working in construction and industrial environments. 

You will need the flexibility to travel, as this position demands frequent trips with medium/long periods out of the office and around Europe (Western and Eastern), so fluency in English and French is essential, both spoken and written, with any other languages a real plus too.   

Who we are 

Join the Resource Revolution! SUEZ's 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, from the SUEZ Canal to 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. SUEZ's WTS is an Equal Opportunity Employer, with employment decisions made without regard to any and all characteristics protected by law. 

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV. 

*SUEZ's WTS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from agencies. All CVs submitted by any agency to any employee of SUEZ's WTS in any fashion without a valid written search agreement in place will be deemed the sole property of SUEZ's WTS.

*** No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired by SUEZ's WTS based upon an unsolicited referra l***

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Closing Date
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.