Process Engineer - Water

Job Title: Process Engineer - Water
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - England - South East England, Sussex - Brighton
Salary: £30-40k
REF: 120007
Contact Name: Thomas Bullen
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Job Published: over 4 years ago

Process Engineer – Water




My client is looking to strengthen their Engineering team with a Process Engineer. This position will be based out of (Salford 2/3 days a week and Brighton 2/3 days a week) and hence travel and overnight stays will be required. You will provide superior quality engineering design services to allow the company to minimize risks and maximize profits on turnkey and engineering services contracts.


Job Role


•Co-ordinate the design and produce process design documents and drawings taking due account of health & safety requirements, specifications and standards pertaining to the contract

•Responsible for the technical aspects of the delivery of a number of projects and for specific department management functions and improvement initiatives as directed by the department manager

•Assist with the production of process designs which are cost effective, meet the requirements of the specification and which can be constructed and commissioned effectively

•To be cost effective the whole out turn cost of the design solution must be considered including design time costs, material costs, erection costs and any impact that the design solution might have on other disciplines

•Assist the design manager to write, update and monitor efficient procedures to aid the smooth running of the department

•Ensure co-ordination of the designs with all other disciplines internal and external to MWH in order to ensure that the design processes carried out on the contract are coordinated for the benefit of the contract as a whole

•Maintain files and records throughout the duration of contracts

•Assist the management team to instil a culture where satisfying the customer is recognized as the key to achieving other objectives, and that customers include everyone receiving benefit from our processes, whether end users or other departments within the company

•Ensure that design takes full regard of all health and safety requirements



•A thorough knowledge of the principle of water and sewage treatment

•Essential – Relevant Engineering HND

•Desirable - Relevant Engineering degree

•Ability to think clearly under pressure

•Good negotiation skills

•Good interpersonal skills

•Ability to rationalize designs and produce economic process designs

•Good general knowledge of all aspects of water treatment, e.g. mechanical engineering, civil engineering, electrical engineering and project management

•A flexible mind, with the ability to assimilate large amounts of different data at one time

•Ability to present technical proposals clearly, confidently and convincingly

•Computer literacy

•Driving license