Project Engineer – Water

Position: Project Engineer – Water

Location: Bristol

Salary: £40,000 – £50,000 Plus Car/Allowance and Package

The Role:

Our client is a large engineering company who operate predominately in the water industry. They have been awarded a contract with Wessex Water to design, build and refurbish their water treatment plants.

They are recruiting for a Project Engineer who will be responsible for the individual management of schemes predominately for the clean water industry, with a particular focus on capital improvement projects such as new Water Treatment Plants and pumping stations.


  • Outline engineering from inception to completion of schemes utilising in-house resources, site installation and construction personnel
  • The timely completion of multiple concurrent projects, safely and within budget
  • Liaise with client’s engineering and operations staff to ensure KPI’s are met or exceeded within budget constraints
  • Attend internal and external review and progress meetings
  • Active participant in Collaborative Planning
  • Attend site visits/meetings.
  • Ascertain preliminary and detailed design/project requirements and solutions
  • Prepare estimates and quotations
  • Complete contract documentation to the supply chain
  • Manage site safety, health and environmental issues
  • Co-ordinate and liaise with suppliers, specialist sub-contractors, in-house functions, site installations and construction teams
  • Procurement of plant, materials and specialist subcontractors.
  • Attend/undertake factory site and works testing, commissioning and client training
  • Compile and collate final contract documentation, “As built” drawings, test sheets etc. for inclusion into operation and maintenance manuals
  • Responsibility for Profit/Loss on contracts/packages undertaken
  • Establishing and agreeing price variations and final accounts with the project QS


  • An industry applicable ONC/HNC/B.Eng or NVQ equivalent
  • Demonstrable experience of working within the water and / or sewage industries
  • Commercial and contractual awareness
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft packages

Keywords: Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Project Delviery, Design, Water, Sewage, Wessex Water

Job Information

Job Reference: 887012_1648735355
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Locations: South West
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Mechanical

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