Strategic Technical Lead - Wastewater Non-Infrastructure

Job Title: Strategic Technical Lead - Wastewater Non-Infrastructure
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England
Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH23079_1490948802
Contact Name: Tom Collins
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 4 years ago
Strategic Technical Lead - Process Engineering

If working on the best water and natural resources projects around the world, building on your talents through a premier knowledge-sharing culture, and connecting across borders with some of the world's top talent appeals to you, then our client is the company to work for.

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Strategic Technical Lead, to join their team in High Wycombe, on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will provide technical direction to validate asset needs and optimise solutions and provide end to end technical assurance and challenge. Operational and asset management liaison is also envisaged to ensure that clear agreement is reached on the optimum choice of scheme prior to the commencement of detailed design.

Key responsibilities

  • Identifying delivery streams based on complexity of client need
  • Drive single solutions to maximise efficiency
  • Ensure that end to end focus is outcome based
  • Developing 'trust based' key client relationships
  • Challenge asset standards to drive value
  • Step away from design thinking to managing risk
  • Seeks active engagement and ensures an integrated approach with client's Operations / Asset Management and solution development
  • Technical assurance across needs and resultant solutions to ensure alignment with AMP6 outcomes
  • Drive technical innovation.
  • Identify, develop, and provide governance on standardised solutions as appropriate.
  • Identify and develop protégé team
  • Implement regular "Global Technology Review" of upcoming quadrant needs and solutions.


  • Taking personal responsibility to deliver results, demonstrating resilience and drive (Responsibility)
  • Excellent customer focus
  • Highly organised (Problem Solving)
  • Innovation
  • Relationship development and working with others to deliver results (Collaboration)
  • Communication and stakeholder management (People Focus)


To be successful in this role you will have;


  • Water Industry and Wastewater Non-Infrastructure quadrant specific knowledge
  • Chartered Process Engineer
  • Sound process engineering background
  • Experience bias towards Wastewater Non-Infrastructure quadrant
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Collaborative approach
  • Leadership


  • Contracting background
  • High level understanding of cap