Electrical Project Engineer – Water

Position: Electrical Project Engineer

Location: Wakefield

Salary Guide: £45,000 – £55,000 (neg DOE) Plus Car Allowance and Excellent Benefits

Our client is a Tier 1 D&B Contractor operating predominately in the water industry, who are delivering a number of water and wastewater non-infrastructure projects for Yorkshire Water.

Role overview:

You will become a key member of a team successfully delivering schemes of varying sizes predominately to the Water Industry in sewage and clean water. Reporting to the Project Manager, you will work alongside the project delivery team to ensure the design, procurement, financial control and site activities are achieved.

Skills Required:

Outline engineering from inception to completion of schemes utilising in-house resources, site installation and construction personnel

Delivery of water M&E projects including pumping stations, dosing systems, chlorination plants & associated civil structures.

Early site investigation works in coordination with the client, design and project team

Production and review of health and safety documentation (risk assessments & method statements, project management plans).

Procurement of materials

Attend/undertake factory, site and works testing, commissioning, and client training

Attendance and input into internal and client design reviews

Working closely with the design team to gather all required information, participate in regular design reviews and Hazard Studies to develop the best solution

Involvement with cost to complete/budget reviews with the project delivery teams

Negotiating with suppliers and subcontractors

Involvement with preparation of subcontract orders

Assistance with the evaluation and submission of claims for variation works

Liaison with site manager and site teams to ensure work is completed to programme, budget, and quality

Developing Inspection and Test Plans and ensuring they are completed as the scheme progresses

Preparation & management of project programmes

Proactive approach to maintaining high standards of Health & Safety performance

Work with the team to develop and close out all contract documentation such as, as built drawings, commissioning manuals and O&M manuals

Experience & Qualifications:

An industry applicable electrical ONC/HNC/BEng or NVQ equivalent

Proven experience within the Water Industry

Chemical dosing experience desirable but not essential

Experience with ICA

ATEX experience desirable but not essential

Commercial and contractual awareness

Working knowledge of Microsoft packages including Project

Trustworthy and ethical approach, exercising discretion where required

Organised, structured and professional, with a passion for excellence

Flexibility, resilience and the ability to influence and build relationships at all levels

Excellent communication skills (email/phone/face to face)

Commitment to the provision of excellent customer service

Proven influencing and negotiation skills to both internal and external stakeholders

Experience of leading and managing functions where required

Key Words:

Project Engineer

Project Engineering

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineering



Water Sector

Water Industry

Water Treatment

Waste Water




Project Delivery

Pumping Stations








Job Information

Job Reference: 887047_1654790960
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Locations: Yorkshire
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Electrical,ICA

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