Project Engineer – Energy Optimisation

Position: Project/Delivery Engineer – Energy Optimisation

Location: Cambridgeshire

Salary: £up to £38k (DOE) plus excellent Benefits Package

The Role:

Working within a Framework JV made up of seven partner companies and their extended supply chain, delivering over half of Anglian Water’s capital investment programme.

The framework is in its latest Asset Management Period, known as AMP7 which will deliver a £1.8bn programme of work over the next five years.

The optimisation teams are responsible for identifying and developing energy specific optimisation opportunities across the system as Anglian Water looks to adapt to environmental and regulatory challenges that exist while still meeting and exceeding customer expectations.

To successfully achieve this, our client is looking for a number Delivery Engineers on permanent and fixed term contracts to focus on delivering energy efficiency solutions across the Anglian Water region.


You’ll work with a range of teams to engineer specific and tailored solutions that are cost effective and efficient, within agreed timescales and cost constraints, utilising appropriate delivery routes.  

The role requires a good level of general water or engineering knowledge with a specialism in energy efficiency, preferably with a technical or project engineering discipline.

Through expert analysis of existing water and water recycling systems you’ll consider opportunities and projects to reduce energy consumption in the treatment process and associated assets, for example pumps and motors.  

Using technical and process experience, you’ll provide support to the Water and Water Recycling Optimisation Team and Business Streams in relation to a reduction in operating costs.

The role will enable integration and collaboration across the Operational Sub-Business streams and wider key stakeholder areas.

The role will support embedding of new technologies and solutions.

These will facilitate the efficient operation of their systems


Strong technical knowledge and operational experience within energy optimisation 

Proven track record of identifying and delivering projects or coordinating complex tasks and activities to support planned outcomes, preferably in an energy optimisation environment   

Proven financial management skills and ability to control a project budget 

Qualified in an engineering discipline such as mechanical, electrical, process or civil

A background in construction or process industries would be advantageous together with an ambition to develop a career in this sector.

Able to travel across the Anglian Water region as required to support projects.

Able to establish and sustain strong relationships with multiple stakeholders and work in a collaborative fashion.

Confident, proactive and willing to take accountability to drive performance.

IT literate and open to new technology, you’ll demonstrate resilience and maintain energy and focus when under pressure.

Key Words:

Project Emgineer

Project Engineering

Project Delivery

Delivery Engineer

Technical Coordinator

Energy Efficiency

Energy Optimisation


Energy Reduction

Water Industry

Water Sector

Water Treatment

Water Recycling




Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineering

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineering

Civil Engineer

Civil Engineering

Power Engineer

Power Engineering

Power Generation

Power Optimisation

Job Information

Job Reference: 887070_1659368629
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Locations: East England
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Civil,Electrical,Mechanical,Operations

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