Mechanical & electrical site project engineer

Thames Water
Twickenham, Middlesex
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical & electrical site project engineer

What is the purpose of this role?
We are currently looking for a Mobile Project Engineer to work for the UK's largest water and wastewater company on either a permanent basis or temp - perm.
This role is to manage the end to end delivery cycle of multiple small to medium value engineering projects. All projects will be on sewage treatment plants or waste pumping stations. The project engineer is responsible for the Technical aspect of every stage of project delivery from the initial scoping of the need, through to commission/setting to work and handing back the completed project to the client.
You will be field based, covering multiple locations in and around Twickenham, Guildford, Farnham, Aldershot, Slough and Luton.
What makes this role unique?
This interesting role carries the technical responsibility of delivering every stage of the Project, from conception through to installation, commissioning and hand over, dealing with the full range of above ground ME&I assets found on waste-water treatment process plants and network pumping stations.
What does this role involve?
This role will report to an Area Project Manager and involve:
Individually owning and delivering a portfolio of ME&I projects with a value of up to £5m per annum.
Working with the operational client to scope, define and cost a solution that is both value for money and fit for purpose.
Supporting and engaging in design reviews and HAZOP studies.
Drafting, vetting and approving RAMS, pre-construction information, project plans/programmes, construction phase H&S plans (CPP), H&S files, commissioning plans etc.
Setting contractors to work and managing the site based construction activity, typically for above ground ME&I installations/refurbishment works for a wide variety of process assets.
Arranging for site access, permits and isolations. Carrying out site based inductions, safety audits, tool box talks, safety briefings.
Monitoring and reporting against the project program.
Overseeing the commissioning and hand over of the project to the operational client. Ensuring appropriate training has been completed and that completion documents are available and handed over, test certificates, as constructed drawings, O&Ms etc.
Closing out any snagging and monitoring asset performance post completion.
What skills are we looking for?
We are seeking someone with previous technical experience in a relevant industrial / construction engineering environment.
You will have good inter-personnel skills, be an effective communicator, numerate, literate, with an ability and willingness to develop a personal skill base.
You will have a minimum been apprenticeship trained (mechanical/electrical ) with a proven work history of a managing projects and contractors from multiple disciplines ideally with BTEC/HN(C) in mechanical or electrical engineering . As well as this you will have the ability to work with minimum supervision, under your own initiative to deliver specified outputs. An understanding or experience working with microsoft project would be an advantage.
Salary details
This role will be field based, covering multiple locations in and around Twickenham, Guildford, Farnham, Aldershot, Slough and Luton.
We are offering a salary of up to £45k depending on experience and qualifications, plus car allowance. Our excellent salary package includes a competitive contributory pension and a wider benefits scheme which includes an annual pay review, child care vouchers, season ticket loans and loyalty awards for continuous service plus many more.