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Complex Project Engineering Manager

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Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
UK home based but with regular travel.
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 08th February 2021
Very Competitive + Car + Pension + Benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you an seasoned Project Engineer Manager with experience in managing complex engineering projects?

Do you have exceptional team leading experience?

In a context of solid growth of industrial water and waste water treatment needs in Europe, WTS aims at developing its activities by winning large integrated projects using WTS technologies to provide best design, equipment and services to its industrial customers.

These projects require an extensive use of multi-disciplinary engineering work in complex environments including a lot of internal and external stakeholders. So the engineering team is a strategic asset of WTS and very critical to its future profitable growth.

On top of technical knowledge and competencies , being in charge of the engineering work on these complex projects require very good people management, communication, negociation and contractual capacities in order to satisfy its customers while protecting WTS interests.

In such a context and as per the development strategy of SWTS Engineering, he/she is in charge to cover the position of Complex projects Engineering Manager, he/she responds directly to the Europe Engineering Leader  and is in charge of all activities related to complex projects.

About the role

What will I be Doing?

  • To Manage the workload of the teams from his/her production center and ensures the availability of skills required for the projects in which his/her production center is responsible.
  • To Establish, together with the Europe Engineering Leader the annual budget for his/her production center. Controls expenses and makes necessary adjustments.
  • To Fix which he/she depends operationally, the annual objectives based on the assigned operational KPIs. (manhours, liquidation,quality controls…)
  • To Participate in responses to tenders, together with the teams of the other engineering production centers.
  • Conduct regular design reviews for each contract, checking design, output, content, progress and status according to the Quality system requirements
  •  To Participate  in the development of the engineering execution strategy associated with the costing.
  • To guarantees the continuity of the engineering strategy developed during the proposal phase and ensures compliance with procedures Engineering department during the project implementation.
  • To Coordinate his/her activity with the other Engineering production centers in Europe and Departments (Proposals and Sourcing).

What are the Requirements?

  • 10+ years of experience in operational positions (engineering). Very good command of the various stages of an EP, EP+ or EPC project.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English.
  • Used to manage projects with engineering manhours amount over 20000 and multidisciplinary engineering involvement.
  • Place of job position to be defined according to the candidate current location
  • Availability to frequent mission abroad is mandatory
  • Very strong leadership and ability to understand complex organizations like matrix organizations.
  • Ability to abstract while having a strong sense of pragmatism.
  • Ability to execute and implement transverse medium and long-term projects.
  • Strong interpersonal skills including capacities to listen, convince, compromise and lead multi stakeholders
  • Ability to manage multi-disciplinary teams. Previous experience contract with worldwide recognized main EPC contractors is a plus.
  • Experience to manage outsourced Engineering Service Providers
  • Experience to manage and work with foreigner Engineering production Center, similar to InSourCE in Bangalore (India) is a plus.
  • Familiar with SAP
  • Master’s degree in engineering from and accredited institution and MBA would be a plus

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. Over 90,000 likeminded people worldwide makes for an incredible team, where collaboration and trust are part of the way we work. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services.

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.   

*No agencies please* 


Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.