Civil Engineer

Alexander Advertising - Portsmouth Water
Up to £44k plus benefits
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Civil Engineer
Salary up to £44k plus benefits
Based in Havant


Portsmouth Water is one of the leading water companies in England and Wales,consistently being ranked first in the industry for customer service and at the same time delivering the lowest customer bills, showing our commitment to continually improve in both technology and performance.

Engineers have to constantly address new challenges and problems, such as global warming, ageing infrastructure and population growth. Portsmouth Water is no different,having to renewlong sections of our distribution network in order to reduce the number of bursts. This involves replacing sections of pipework using new technologies, managing installations on new sites, service connections, reinstatements and meter work in collaboration with our Infrastructure partners, Cappagh, whilst ensuring we maintain our high levels of service to customers.

We are looking for a Civil Engineer who has experience in delivering this type of work and committed to building and sustaining collaborative relationships through the right behaviours: delivering on our actions; open and honesty; teamwork; taking responsibility; embracing change; treating everyone equally, and all with a positive attitude.

The new member of our team, working at all times within our values of excellence, respect and integrity, will be self-motivated, show initiative and a commitment to positive, proactive health and safety. They will also need a full UK driving licence as the role will require travel to various sites within our area.

We are looking for a self-starter, potentially qualified to degree level and having chartered status or working towards their professional review.Experience of project management and ideally programme management is also a requirement, having APMP qualification would be an advantage.

Other benefits includea group personal pension scheme, support for professional and academic development, on site gym, 25-31 days annual leave, family health insurance, car allowance andpayments through the Company's Employee Ownership Trust.

Applicants should send a CV with 2 referees outlining salary expectations and including a brief sentence on why customer service is important in the water industry.

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Closing Date: 28th Feb 2017.